Basic points to inspect prior to the sale of a home with a swimming pool.
Area Fences and Gates
self latching gate/s
Pool Construction / Interior Finish
Pool fittings and accessories
Electrical components and filter system area
water tubes / straps
Home Buyer Pool Inspections
Almost all pool inspections are ordered by people interested in buying a home with an existing swimming pool.
Each of the things listed above have their own acceptable specifications.
This list is what I would run down while inspecting your swimming pool.
A few points here translate into a lot of information as each item is checked.
Much of your swimming pool is buried, anything unseen is not inspected.
More about pool inspections here.
Information on this website or any other site is not a substitute for hiring a recognized pool inspector in your area.