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put a small pump down in the drain "little giant" is one brand that works they dont seem to mind running dry some DO NOT stop up the valve in the drain your pool will float and be destroyed First of all don't paint your pool you are creating a maintanance nightmare for yourself.Yes put a pump at the bottom to pump the water out and place a brick over the dew drain to keep out groundwater, Only do this in the dry time of year, rainy season or winter or you could float your pool.

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