pool design

  1. G

    Raleigh, NC - First time pool build - using my own design I created in Pool Studio - feedback request

    Hi everyone, first time pool build here. I started shopping around back in early June. Started the process with a builder in my area late June and we're getting ready to sign a contract. I wanted to share my build design here for any feedback or things I may not even be aware of to ask. The...
  2. OliviaT

    Puzzle: L-shaped coping + pool cover track

    We’re doing a remodel of our 30 year old, 50x15’ pool to update all finishes and add a spa. We’re trying to do a spillway that goes across the walkway into the pool, as (poorly) rendered here: We also want to keep our fairly new automatic pool cover. As part of the renovation, we plan to switch...
  3. theYpool

    Building a pool in Austin, need advice *updated list of equipment*

    Hello all. First time posting here. We just received a quote in Austin, Texas for a 16x32 geometric pool with Spa (not included in the 16x32) for $93k (not including the deck). It's expensive to build a pool in Austin right now, but the kids aren't getting any younger (5 and 6) so here we go...
  4. AquaCami

    First Time Pool Build - Design Input & Advice Greatly Appreciated!

    Hello all, Great to find so many pool lovers all under one roof! My husband and I are in the process of designing a pool. We have interviewed 4 PB's and are waiting on final quotes. We have a good idea of what we want, but definitely could use some help on some things! We are looking for a...
  5. L

    Opinions on design and grading options

    Attached are 2 options we are deciding between. Our grade slopes pretty steep towards the back corner of our property where the pool is. Originally we were planning just to grade from the pool out but now that it’s been dug and we see how high the pool is we are nervous the side yard is too...
  6. M

    New pool build in California....Best deal I have?? HELP??

    Hello All, I appreciate any guidance you can provide. So we finally moved into our new home 2 months ago. We have had 6 pool companies come by. 2 pool companies came about 3-4 weeks ago and no call back or email. 2 other said 2-3 week, with one it has bee 2 weeks, the other going on 3 and...
  7. Riddler0520

    Just breaking ground - handful of questions ..... looking for thoughts and considerations

    have owned pools in prior homes, but this is the first time building live in Charlotte, NC backyard is part sun/part shade Free form pool about 36’x27’ at widest; depth 3.5-6‘ + free form SPA 9’ wide + 2 bubblers in baha shelf we have about a 5’ elevation change lifting the pool out 18” to...