The Insider’s Guide to Buying a Pool What’s your budget?Understanding what you can get for your budget is the best place to start. Find out how far your budget will go >> Where will you put it?How big is your yard? Should you put the pool under shade trees or in an open space? Do you have a sloped yard? Site planning 101 >> Zoning issues & HOA regulationsDoes your city have specific zoning issues? Will your HOA allow a pool? If so, do you have to comply by certain rules? Zoning & HOA rules 101 >>> Confused by the different products and choices? Don’t worry, we can help!