Measure out the base of your pool and where it will go. BEFORE you setup your pool, cut & remove the grass circle where your pool will go. Outline it first and make sure you go 1-2 inches down that way you can roll it up like sod and keep it all as 1 piece. It may actually be easier to do as a square instead of a round section like your pool. Family pool on lawn all summer - what can I do to help the Please note: You are currently browsing img 5 backyard ideas after removing your pool drilling and that is 800x600px in size. This image is listed in landscaping ideas after pool removal category. Family pool on lawn all summer what can I do to help the, 800x600 in 618.48 KB.