There are many elements of a home that are often nice to have, but seem too costly. If you have enough property and the ambition, then you can build a homemade swimming pool yourself. This is a project you can easily do on a weekend. A perfect idea is to build a swimming pool with straw bales.
One thing to keep in mind about a swimming pool is being able to swim. This means you need to build a swimming pool with straw bales that is deep enough for an adult. If you are building a swimming pool for kids, then the depth is not a big issue.
You can build a swimming pool with straw bales by simply placing bales in your yard in any shape you want. If you desire a deeper pool, then the video below shows you how to build a pool by excavating the ground. You might see that a deeper pool is a better option for something that is semi-permanent.