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If you’ve been dreaming of relaxing summer days spent poolside, it may be time to consider a pool specialist or builder. A pool professional not only can help to design and install your pool or spa, but also can aid in appropriate maintenance once the pool is complete. Whether you're at the beginning stages of pool planning or you need upkeep assistance for your pool, a pool specialist can be just the extra hand you're looking for. More 
Plano, TX, 75074
The name Pool Environments has become synonymous with unparalleled quality in the Dallas swimming pool market. Dissatisfied with the construction process he saw being employed by... Read More
Lewis Aquatech (703) 631-2800
Chantilly, VA, 20151
Lewis Aquatech has been designing and building elegant outdoor landscaping and swimming pools for more than 60 years. Working with Lewis Aquatech assures you of both... Read More
Lang Pools Inc. (203) 846-3943
Norwalk, CT, 06851
Award winning swimming pool construction. Read More
Platinum Poolcare (847) 537-2525
Wheeling, IL, 60090
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/swimmingpoolschicago Blog: http://www.platinumpoolcare.com/chicago-swimming-pools-blog.html LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin... Read More
Chatsworth, CA, 91311
The Green Scene is a premiere landscape design and construction firm in the Los Angeles area, specializing in swimming pools, spas, outdoor kitchens and fireplaces, fire pits,... Read More
SAN ANTONIO, TX, 78213
Artesian Pools is a locally owned design and build firm, specializing in custom swimming pools and outdoor environments. Our hand’s on approach has resulted in being one of the... Read More
Lakeland, TN, 38002
We are a professional Landscape Architecture Design firm specializing in creative residential exterior solutions for both homeowners and contractors. We design custom pools,... Read More
Canton, GA, 30115
Georgia Classic Pool® is the Premier Custom Inground Swimming Pool Designer and Builders serving the north metro Atlanta Georgia area. We specialize in building amazing outdoor... Read More
Alamo, CA, 94507
Our company has been planning, designing and building outdoor living and entertainment environments since 1979 in the San Francisco Bay Area. Chuck Baumann, the owner has been in... Read More
Santa Monica, CA, 90403
Westside luxury pool builders. Specializing from vintage to infinity pool designs for over 35 Years. Read More
Libertyville, IL, 60022
Since 1943 Rosebrook Pools has specialized in custom designed and built award winning in-ground swimming pools, spas, water features. Family owned and operated Rosebrook takes... Read More
Mesa, AZ, 85209
Luxury Home, Pool and Landscape Design Build firm. Members of the Prestigious Genesis 3 Design Group. National and International Award winning contractors. Read More
Anaheim, CA, 92805
Designer and builder of some of finest outdoor living environments including pools and spas,outdoor rooms/patio structures,landscapes,hardscapes,fireplaces,fountains,lighting,as... Read More
Poway, CA, 92064
Boutique Swimming Pool Contractor Read More
Burnaby, British Columbia, V5C 3T5, Canada
Our focus is YOU the client so our poolscapes are custom designed for your enjoyment. We've been building quality poolscapes in BC for over 50 years. Proud members of the Master... Read More
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What Is a Pool Specialist or Builder?


If you are planning for a new pool, a pool builder will analyze your outdoor space and your aesthetic wishes to determine an appropriate design for your yard, installing it once the plan is developed and approved.

Once the pool is installed, some pool specialists and builders can handle pool cleanings, water testing, renovations and equipment replacement or repairs. If not, many can also suggest companies to help with maintenance down the road.

Before hiring a pool specialist or builder to create your new pool, determine how you'll be using it. Will it be for fun or for lap exercise? Will the primary users be children, adults or a mix of the two? Knowing the use can help you find a builder who shares your aesthetic.

Once you find specialists and builders who share your style, research is critical. Review customer references and comments, collect at least three to four estimates to compare, meet with potential builders in person and ensure that they are certified service professionals and licensed with the registrar of contractors before making any final decisions. In addition, get a sense whether they plan to install the pool and be done with it, or whether they seem interested in building a long-term relationship with you. Be wary of the former: it's likely a reflection on the level of quality of the pool they plan to build for you.

Questions to ask a prospective pool or spa specialist or builder:


  • Can you provide me with references?
  • Are you licensed and insured? (Check liability insurance and workman's compensation.)
  • How do you charge, and what does that include?
  • Can you give me a written estimate?
  • What do your services include?
  • What is your experience with similar projects?
  • When can this job get done?
  • What happens when the cost exceeds the budget? What about changes due to materials or labor pricing changes? What kinds of situations do you foresee that would cause extra costs?
  • What will I need to provide?
  • Are there any important considerations or concerns you foresee with this project?

Find a pool specialist or builder on Houzz. Narrow your search in the Professionals section of the website to pool specialist or builder. You can also look through photos by style to find a pool or spa you like, then contact the pool specialist or builder who designed it.
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