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    New Build in The Woodlands TX - Please Critique

    Love your coping, too -- is it silver travertine??
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    New Build in The Woodlands TX - Please Critique

    I've been following your build because I think we'll be choosing similar color selections. Did you add any shimmering sea or glass beads to the blue surf?
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    Houston pool build - all filled up, time to swim!

    @Whiskeyfox, your pool is turning out beautifully! Love the stone you chose for your raised wall. We're looking for something very similar. Would you mind sharing what you used?
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    New construction, Southern Tampa area

    What a beautiful view!
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    New Build in Central Texas - Patio Build Out

    Beautiful! We're just about to start the process and thinking about the pool color. We have a fairly shaded backyard and I like the way yours looks in the shady areas, too!
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    Getting ready to sign contract - ATX

    Not sure if it's best to start a new thread or ask all of my questions within this thread, but does anyone have experience with installing massage jets over a bench? We won't have a spa, but I thought this could be a happy compromise, if they actually work? I'm thinking of just being able to sit...
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    Getting ready to sign contract - ATX

    This is so helpful, @bmoreswim . thank you! Here is what my builder said regarding his process: "It starts out excavated and a coreten edging installed then filled with compacted road base then once close to proper elevations we install heavy duty pads to support heavy equipment which the...
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    Getting ready to sign contract - ATX

    I'm researching the possibility of using permeable concrete for the equipment pad...has anyone had any experience with that?
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    Getting ready to sign contract - ATX

    Awesome! I'm sure you guys get tired of answering the same questions, but this is so helpful to those of us new to this world. Thanks, Jim.
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    Getting ready to sign contract - ATX

    Terrific - thank you, KimKats. (btw, I've been following your posts and excited that I'm now the recipient of your awesome advice!) I was concerned about the gravel pad, too. This is due to impervious cover. We are really cutting it close. I'll see if there are any other options that would be...
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    Getting ready to sign contract - ATX

    Hi all, Complete pool newbie here, but super excited and have already learned so much from reading this forum. So after much research, we've found an extremely skilled pool designer and contractor that we feel confident in. We are extremely tight on impervious cover in Austin so we have plans...
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    New Construction - Granbury, Texas

    Beautiful pool! May I ask what materials you used for the coping and the stone on the spa?