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  1. If you have got already the reinforcement, use it for the floor, once you get rid of the water. For the wall 125cm high you do not need reinforcement. You can build the wall with cinder blocks laid in double in the wall thickness, there is no high pressure on the wall. For better security you can lay a steel wire 3 mm (1 hun) horizontally under the block layer (every other one it's enough). And continuously backfilling the soil behind the erected wall whenever it is hard enough. Not to forget embedding a pipe for bottom outlet before pouring the floor concrete. The bottom outlet
  2. Everybody can compare for himself as per his common sense: Pool with one floor and 4 walls against a house ("a common farm shack for 2 M"). In Thailand where the cement, blocks, tiles are so cheap and the workmanship as well.
  3. Sure. For the 2 M a pool is offered by some companies you can have a luxurious house in Thailand. However, if somebody can no longer force his wife to buy another diamond ring, so why not to dip his millions in a pool?
  4. No waterproof cement (but the cheapest available), no vertical bars in the walls (but cinder blocks), no special tiles for pool (but for kitchen) made 16 years ago by the village bricklayers (seeing the pool for the first time in their life - when they finished it) following my ingenious design and advice of backyard experience. And the Hi-Tech equipment from Global House. All of that for 10% of the figures above. No re-grouting so far, daily in operation.
  5. South African doctor who raised alarm about omicron variant says symptoms are ‘unusual but mild’ Dr Angelique Coetzee noticed otherwise healthy patients showing unusual symptoms and worries how the new variant might hurt the elderly https://www.telegraph.co.uk/global-health/science-and-disease/south-african-doctor-raised-alarm-omicron-variant-says-symptoms/
  6. However, the OP speaks about "building an affordable swimming pool"...
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