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Can putting in an inground pool cause a basement water problem?

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March 20, 2008 3:45AM

Well, it could if ~

You install next to a foundation and you develop a leak in the pool.

The extra water being splashed from the pool into the ground may also be causing a problem. It may pay to put an agg drain between the pool and the cellar to handle the excess water