A backyard pool can be a luxurious addition to any property. If youre considering having a in-ground pool installed you should consider all the expenses that can be associated with this process before diving in in a pool project. In this document we have taken a cost averaging viewpoint to give you an understanding of the expenses related to a swimming pool purchase. The total cost of a in-ground pool can vary from market to market and each contractor will have different installation costs. This information is to be used as a basic guide for understanding the costs involved with a pool project.