Water Features

Water features can bring a whole new dimension to your backyard pool. From something like a sheer descent to a more extravagant feature like a natural waterfall, the concept of moving water attracts attention and gets people talking. By incorporating water features into your poolscape, you’ll not only add an artistic element but more depth and character as well. From tanning ledges, grottos and more, the pool design experts at McKinney Custom Pools can help you select the right water feature that complements your swimming pool and backyard retreat.

Waterfalls

Waterfalls

Waterfalls make a classic addition to any pool style and are always popular with children. Our custom designed pool waterfalls offer endless design options - from natural rock waterfalls to flagstone waterfalls and spa spillovers. Read More

Grottos

Grottos

Create a romantic getaway or a place for pirate's treasure – in your own pool! A grotto uses rock & boulders (natural or man-made) to create a small cave where water runs-off, giving your pool an exotic, tropical element. Read More

Bubblers

Bubblers

Bubblers are fun water features that spout up from shallow pool surfaces like steps and beach entries. When combined with the right aesthetic lighting, they can create striking centerpieces to a variety of swimming pool styles. When placed on a beach entry or tanning deck, they create a fun splash pad for small children and big kids alike. Read More

Sheer Descents & Scuppers

Sheer Descents & Scuppers

A sheer descent or scupper is a straight, linear water feature that drops a clean, sheet of water into your pool. These water features create a soothing water sound with an elegant, majestic look.

Fire Bowls

Fire Bowls

Fire water bowls are water features with a split personality! During the day, they are unassuming, but are a great focal point of your swimming pool. At night, they come alive as their flames create a beautiful and dramatic ambiance. Read More

Tanning Shelf

Tanning Shelf

A flat ledge typically located at the entrance of the pool. This tanning ledge is the perfect location for a lounge chair or the sun-worshipper who wants to avoid getting overheated from the sun or fully submerged while enjoying the pool. Read More

Slides

Slides

Gone are the days of the unattractive plastic tube slide. Our custom built pool water slides are designed to accentuate your overall pool design while offering hours of pool fun. Each water slide is crafted to fit your pool's shape with colors and materials that complement your coping and pool deck. Read More

Swim-up Bars

Swim-up Bars

Swim-up bars are a great way to bring the fun of having a cocktail or food served to you in the pool, because if you don't have to get out, why would you? These areas feature built-in bar stools made of stone, tile or precast finishes and a bar that can be adorned in glass tile or beads. The options are endless. Read More

Deck Jets

Deck Jets

Deck Jets use air to shoot streams of water from the deck into the pool. Laminars arc across the swimming pool for an elegant and fun addition to your swimming pool. They make for particularly fascinating water features at night when backlit with LED lights. Your kids will love chasing the glowing water! Read More

Waterfalls

Waterfalls

Waterfalls make a classic addition to any pool style and are always popular with children. Our custom designed pool waterfalls offer endless design options - from natural rock waterfalls to flagstone waterfalls and spa spillovers. Read More

Slides

Slides

Gone are the days of the unattractive plastic tube slide. Our custom built pool water slides are designed to accentuate your overall pool design while offering hours of pool fun. Each water slide is crafted to fit your pool's shape with colors and materials that complement your coping and pool deck. Read More

Fire Bowls

Fire Bowls

Fire water bowls are water features with a split personality! During the day, they are unassuming, but are a great focal point of your swimming pool. At night, they come alive as their flames create a beautiful and dramatic ambiance. Read More

Bubblers

Bubblers

Bubblers are fun water features that spout up from shallow pool surfaces like steps and beach entries. When combined with the right aesthetic lighting, they can create striking centerpieces to a variety of swimming pool styles. When placed on a beach entry or tanning deck, they create a fun splash pad for small children and big kids alike. Read More

Deck Jets

Deck Jets

Deck Jets use air to shoot streams of water from the deck into the pool. Laminars arc across the swimming pool for an elegant and fun addition to your swimming pool. They make for particularly fascinating water features at night when backlit with LED lights. Your kids will love chasing the glowing water! Read More

Sheer Descents & Scuppers

Sheer Descents & Scuppers

A sheer descent or scupper is a straight, linear water feature that drops a clean, sheet of water into your pool. These water features create a soothing water sound with an elegant, majestic look.

Grottos

Grottos

Create a romantic getaway or a place for pirate's treasure – in your own pool! A grotto uses rock & boulders (natural or man-made) to create a small cave where water runs-off, giving your pool an exotic, tropical element. Read More

Swim-up Bars

Swim-up Bars

Swim-up bars are a great way to bring the fun of having a cocktail or food served to you in the pool, because if you don't have to get out, why would you? These areas feature built-in bar stools made of stone, tile or precast finishes and a bar that can be adorned in glass tile or beads. The options are endless. Read More

Tanning Shelf

Tanning Shelf

A flat ledge typically located at the entrance of the pool. This tanning ledge is the perfect location for a lounge chair or the sun-worshipper who wants to avoid getting overheated from the sun or fully submerged while enjoying the pool. Read More

Waterfalls

Waterfalls

Waterfalls make a classic addition to any pool style and are always popular with children. Our custom designed pool waterfalls offer endless design options - from natural rock waterfalls to flagstone waterfalls and spa spillovers. Read More

Sheer Descents & Scuppers

Sheer Descents & Scuppers

A sheer descent or scupper is a straight, linear water feature that drops a clean, sheet of water into your pool. These water features create a soothing water sound with an elegant, majestic look.

Slides

Slides

Gone are the days of the unattractive plastic tube slide. Our custom built pool water slides are designed to accentuate your overall pool design while offering hours of pool fun. Each water slide is crafted to fit your pool's shape with colors and materials that complement your coping and pool deck. Read More

Grottos

Grottos

Create a romantic getaway or a place for pirate's treasure – in your own pool! A grotto uses rock & boulders (natural or man-made) to create a small cave where water runs-off, giving your pool an exotic, tropical element. Read More

Fire Bowls

Fire Bowls

Fire water bowls are water features with a split personality! During the day, they are unassuming, but are a great focal point of your swimming pool. At night, they come alive as their flames create a beautiful and dramatic ambiance. Read More

Swim-up Bars

Swim-up Bars

Swim-up bars are a great way to bring the fun of having a cocktail or food served to you in the pool, because if you don't have to get out, why would you? These areas feature built-in bar stools made of stone, tile or precast finishes and a bar that can be adorned in glass tile or beads. The options are endless. Read More

Bubblers

Bubblers

Bubblers are fun water features that spout up from shallow pool surfaces like steps and beach entries. When combined with the right aesthetic lighting, they can create striking centerpieces to a variety of swimming pool styles. When placed on a beach entry or tanning deck, they create a fun splash pad for small children and big kids alike. Read More

Tanning Shelf

Tanning Shelf

A flat ledge typically located at the entrance of the pool. This tanning ledge is the perfect location for a lounge chair or the sun-worshipper who wants to avoid getting overheated from the sun or fully submerged while enjoying the pool. Read More

Deck Jets

Deck Jets

Deck Jets use air to shoot streams of water from the deck into the pool. Laminars arc across the swimming pool for an elegant and fun addition to your swimming pool. They make for particularly fascinating water features at night when backlit with LED lights. Your kids will love chasing the glowing water! Read More

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