## How wide is an 18 ft round pool?

At **18 feet wide**, 48 inches in height and loaded with great accessories, the Intex Metal Frame Set Pool is great for making a splash in the warm weather.

## Is an 18 round pool big enough?

The 18′ was **plenty enough room for 2-3 people floating around and good bit of people standing**, but that’s it, no diving or swimming laps.

## How deep is a 18 round pool?

A good quality permanent 18′ above ground pool (18×52) holds about 7,000 gallons of water, and cost any where from $2300.00 to $2900.00. The deepest above ground pool you can buy is **54″ (inches)**, though the most common depth nowadays is 52″ tall.

## What is the average size of a round pool?

Round pools start at **12 feet in diameter**, with 24-foot-diameter pools, which can fit four to five people, being the most popular choice, Carnes says. The most popular oval pools are 15 feet by 30 feet.

## How big is a 20ft round pool?

\N\NThis round framed pool is **20 feet in diameter and 48 inches tall**, allowing it to hold up to 7,947 gallons of water.

## What is a good size pool for a family of 5?

It’s recommended having a depth fewer than six feet to meet most pool needs. For a family of six to eight people, an **18 foot by 36-foot** pool is recommended. This should be sufficient to avoid crowding and allow for the playing of games. Rectangle shaped pools look best for this size.

## What is a good size pool house?

What is a good size for a pool house? Pool house designs tend to average at around **9ft by 13 ft**, but if you have more space to include more useful features, there is no reason yours can’t be bigger.

## What are the different sizes of above ground pools?

Generally, above ground pools come in the following sizes: **12′, 15′, 18′, 21′, 24′, 27′, 30′ & 33′**. There are also a variety of oval sizes if your area will not allow for a round pool.

## Is a 21 ft pool big enough?

**It will be a snug fit**. If I go with a 21ft pool, it will be no problem. Obviously I would have 1 1/2ft extra from the septic and property line. That would give a foot more away from the pine trees.

## How do you measure a round pool?

Quote from the video:

*And this is done from the outside of the pole you simply dig down to the bottom of the track and measure from the bottom all the way up to just under the top rail you take this measurement.*

## How big is a 21 foot round pool?

A 21 foot above ground pool will comfortably fit 4-5 average size adults to swim, float and play.

21′ Round Above Ground Pools.

Approx. U.S. Gallons | Yards of Sand | |
---|---|---|

21′ Round with 54″ Wall |
10,307 | 2-1/2 – 3 |

## How many square feet is a 15 ft round pool?

Measure the width. Multiply the length by the width of the pool to find the square footage. For instance, 15 feet (length) times 12 feet (width) equals **180 square feet**.

## How many square feet is a 15×30 pool?

450 square feet

A pool that is 15 feet by 30 feet with a depth of 5 feet in the deep end and 3 feet in the shallow end would have a surface area of **450 square feet** and an average depth of 4 feet and a volume of 13,500 gallons. Surface Area = 15 ft. x 30 ft = 450 sq. ft.

## How do I calculate the area of a pool?

With a square or rectangular shape, the formula for calculating area is simply to **multiply length times width**. So a pool that is 40 feet long and 30 feet wide will have a surface area of 1,200 square feet (40 x 30).

## How much square feet do you need for a pool?

However, in general, you’ll want to add **at least 1 foot of space to the total width of the pool and 3 feet of space to the total length of the pool**. If your indoor pool is 10 by 20 feet, you’ll need 11 by 23 feet or 3.4 by 7 meters of space inside the room.

## What is a good size pool for a backyard?

For a family of 8 people, a pool size of **18 by 36 feet** is adequate. Even if you all decide to swim at the same time, there will be enough space for everyone. A rectangular shape is the best choice for this size of the pool. If there are six or less in your family, a pool size of 16 by 32 feet will be sufficient.

## How big of a backyard do I need for a pool?

This will depend on the size of your yard and the size of the pool that you want. For example, you should probably have **a minimum of 1,200 square feet** of space to install a small inground pool that’s around 12 feet by 24 feet (this includes around ten feet on all sides to account for setbacks and patio).

## How do you know if your yard is big enough for a pool?

As a general rule, **your pool should occupy around 25% to 35% of the available space – 45% if you are passionate about it**. For a small or medium-sized pool (20-30 square meters), you will need a yard of about 150 square meters. Then, there is the question of the type of pool to consider as well.

## How much space do you need around a pool?

To maximise your practical space surrounding the pool, consider the paved or decked area around its perimeter to be **approximately 50% of the pool’s surface area**. This will give you enough space to navigate around the pool safety, as well as position outdoor furniture at the water’s edge.

## Do I have enough room for a pool?

As a general rule of thumb, **you want your pool and pool surround to occupy about 25% of the total available area**. So, if your yard is either small or medium size (approx. 150 square meters), consider building a small pool of about 20-28 square meters with a suitable small pool surround area.

## What is the smallest in-ground pool?

Most of the smallest in-ground pools across all pool types, on average, are around **12′ by 24′**, 10′ by 15′, or even a 10′ x 10′ Spool/Cocktail pool! In-ground pools can be even smaller.

## What I Wish I Knew Before building a pool?

**4 Things I Wish I Knew Before Installing My Pool**

- There is a Reason Some Pool Materials Cost More. …
- Pool Features are Important to the Overall Enjoyment. …
- Not Every “Pool Company” Does a Turnkey Operation. …
- Choosing the Wrong Pool Company Can Set You Up for Disappointment.

## What shape inground pool is the cheapest?

Lower upfront costs – **Vinyl liner pools** are known as the cheapest inground pools to build. Customizable shape – Choose from freeform, geometric, or even custom designs.

## What is a cocktail pool?

Cocktail pools tend to be less than 400 square feet and provide an ideal solution for homeowners with limited outdoor spaces. Sometimes called “spools” for **a small pool that combines a pool and a spa**, these cocktail pools often include heaters, jets, and benches.

## What is the smallest size fiberglass pool?

For example, the smallest fiberglass pool we currently offer is the R20, which is **10 feet wide and 20 feet long**. This swimming pool has bench seats on both ends and a spacious open interior. The next smallest size that we offer is a 12×24 foot swimming pool, the R24.

## How big is a spool?

Essentially a spool is a smaller size swimming pool with added spa-like features. Typically measuring **10 – 16 feet long and 6 – 8 feet wide**, spools are ideal for restricted spaces or oldy shaped backyards.