Swimming Pool Construction Process - Skimmers

Two methods of installing the swimming pool skimmer with concrete forms:

Method 1 - Pour in Place

Method 1 - Pour in Place

Dedicate an interior concrete form, screw holes in face sheet for skimmer, and use a pilaster concrete form on exterior wall. Add a short section of pipe to skimmer ending with a coupling. Coupling should be taped and fit tightly against pilaster.

Method 2 -  Block-out

Method 2 - Block-out

Simply block-out an area to desired dimension using wood or a prefabricated concrete form block-out. After forms are removed, place skimmer in wall and finish installing by using mortar.

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