An in-ground swimming pool can be a luxurious addition to any home. If youre considering having a pool installed you should know about all the expenses that can happen with pool installations before taking the plunge in a pool. In this document we have taken a cost averaging methodology to give you an understanding of the financial requirements related to a pool project. The total cost of a swimming pool can vary from market to market and each contractor will have different installation costs. This data is to be used as a basic guide for understanding the expenses involved with a pool project.