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Splashing in the pool Some DIY projects are bigger than usual. Dave Parker went to Surrey to see one.

For Joe Smith, the decision to use sprayed concrete to construct an underground swimming pool and sauna complex at his Guildford home was not hard to make. As managing director of Premier Gunite for the last 34 years, Smith has overseen the construction of dozens of pools both above and below ground. Indeed, a 20 year old cloverleaf-shaped outdoor pool on the other side of his garden was one of Smith's earlier efforts. The choice of wet spraying rather than the alternative dry process ...

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