If you are thinking of maximizing the resale potential of outdoor remodeling, take a look at this helpful infographic from the National Association of Realtors.
As you can see, while a pool may bring a lot of joy to your lives while in the house, it is also very expensive.
Think about seeding your lawn as an upgrade and then maintaining the lawn as the most cost effective lawn treatment.
If you are looking to be able to enjoy the upgrade for sometime while being able to get full cost recovery, look into an overall landscape upgrade, new patio, new wood deck, and even a softscape upgrade.
If you want to discuss getting your house ready for sale, contact me at 540-246-9067.