About Us

The Pool Man has been a trusted Houston pool builder for more than 40 years

The Pool Man was established in 1981 and has earned the reputation as one of the top rated Houston pool builders for our commitment to custom design, quality craftsmanship and personal service. We proudly serve Houston, Tomball, Magnolia, Cypress and surrounding areas. Our services include custom pool design, new pool construction, pool service, pool renovation and swimming pool repairs.

As a family-owned business, we take personal pride in our work, and will never put a pool or spa in someone’s backyard that we wouldn’t be thrilled to have in our own. From luxury custom pools to budget friendly family poolswe approach every project with the same dedication and enthusiasm, bringing our best to every backyard we’re invited into.

You'll also be happy to know our pools are loaded with features that most other pool builders charge EXTRA for. Check out this chart for details.

It’s this commitment to quality and service that has inspired homeowners to return to us time and again over the years, and to refer us to their family and friends. When looking for a Houston pool builder, think The Pool Man.

Creating the Ultimate Swimming Pool & Backyard Escape since 1981

We have one single mission – to create your ideal backyard retreat. A place you can envision spending your evenings relaxing after a hard day at work. A place to enjoy the perfect weekend afternoon. A place to create family memories. Whatever your perfect backyard retreat is, The Pool Man’s goal is to design and build your perfect backyard retreat in a timely, cost-effective way.

Meet “The Pool Man” Leadership Team

Meet The Pool Man Team

The Pool Man has been helping homeowners repairrenovate and build the pool of their dreams since 1981. All of our staff is CPO® certified, licensed and experienced in every aspect of the swimming pool industry. While other Houston pool builders may see you as a single project, we approach every new customer as a new relationship that we’d like to cultivate for years to come. Our client relationships are built on a strong foundation of trust and communication. Our customers know that we have their best interests and needs in mind when we design, build, service and repair their pools. It’s our goal to provide an enjoyable customer experience that leaves you 100% satisfied with your pool and backyard.

Meet Our Designers

Our design team will work with you to create your backyard resort, making the construction process enjoyable. Servicing your pool isn’t a problem for The Pool Man, Inc. We are an authorized warranty station and have professional certified trained technicians in house. We can set you up with a maintenance program to clean and chemically balance your pool weekly, allowing you more time to enjoy your pool.

Experience for yourself what customers of The Pool Man, Inc already know… honesty and integrity aren’t just words, but the way we conduct our business.

Why Choose The Pool Man?

  1. Family owned and operated since 1981, more than 40 years history of excellence.
  2. Experienced design consultants with 21 industry design awards.
  3. Our own design center for discovering your backyard vision.
  4. Simple and easy maintenance with a 99% cleaning guarantee.
  5. An installation team focused on supervision, communication and quality control.
  6. Standard package that includes items that are upgrades with most other companies.
  7. On site Pool School for a smooth transition from construction to daily operation.
  8. In house staff of industry trained service and maintenance professionals for ongoing support.
  9. Pool Protection Plus extended pool warranty with every pool.
  10. Member in good standing with the BBB, PHTA, APEC, PACE and the Tomball and Cy-Fair Chambers of Commerce.
  11. THE Pool Man supports our veterans by getting involved in local charities like Toys for Tots, The American Legion and The VFW.
  12. We also support our community through sports, church, civic and school programs for our youth.

Awards and Certifications

Our company has won numerous awards from the Association of Pool and Spa Professionals and Best of Houzz Service award; however that is not why we are here. It is our desire to provide our customers with the best product and experience that we can. Our customer’s satisfaction and happiness is the best “award” we can receive, and their personal referrals to family and friends is the greatest honor we can achieve.

We understand that building a new swimming pool is a huge project – which is all the more reason why our number one priority is to provide quality pool service and become a company you can trust.

Over the years, we have earned a reputation as an honest business dealing with satisfied customers. The Pool Man is a member of the Better Business Bureau of Metropolitan Houston, the Tomball Area Chamber of Commerce and the Association of Pool and Spa Professionals. We invite you to contact each of these organizations for a report on our superior service and craftsmanship.

Best of Houzz 2024 in Service!

The Pool Man, Inc. has won a “Best of Houzz 2024” award for Service. Best of Houzz is a community-based award given at the beginning of each year determined by the prior year’s work. These awards are based on the actions of millions of Houzz users all over the world. They are a reward for our professionals who contribute great content to the Houzz community and who provide excellent customer service to their clients.

PHTA – Pool and Hot Tub Alliance

Formally known as The Association of Pool & Spa Professionals/National Swimming Pool Foundation

PHTA is the world’s oldest and largest association representing swimming pool, hot tub and spa manufactures, distributors, manufacturers’ agents, designers, builders, installers, supplier, retailers and service professionals. PHTA offers pool and hot tub education and certification programs, provides valuable membership benefits, develops trusted industry standards and advocates for critical legislation.

PHTA members adhere to a code of ethics in business and technical practices and share a strong commitment to the safe, healthful, and enjoyable use of industry products

International Awards of Excellence

Formally known as NSPI, the PHTA International Awards of Excellence honors members whose pools, spas and water features represent some of the best designs in the industry.

Pool Man, The BBB Business Review BBB – The Better Business Bureau

The BBB is a private, non-profit organization whose mission is to promote and foster the highest ethical standards between companies and their customers in the areas of:

  • Dependable Service
  • Honesty In Advertising
  • Honest Business Practices
  • Reliable Complaint Handling Procedures

Examples of services provided by the BBB are Business Reliability Reports, Dispute Resolution, Truth-in-Advertising, Consumer and Business Education and Charity Review.


Carecraft is composed of pool/spa designers, builders, and accessory & supply retailers across the United States who have joined together to form a nationwide member-owned association. Only select industry professionals are invited to join, and all must pass rigorous standards of quality control, reputation, and customer relations, in addition to customer concern of each company.

Carecraft was created for consumers to ensure the highest quality in all aspects of pool design & construction. When you invest in a Carecraft member company, you are assured of the finest equipment and experienced workmanship, all at a price that is tailored to your budget and lifestyle.

Greater Tomball Chamber of Commerce

The Greater Tomball Area Chamber of Commerce provides resources and fosters relationships that empower businesses to prosper in Tomball and its surrounding communities.

People join a Chamber of Commerce for different reasons. Some people want the chance to network with other business and community leaders. Some welcome the publicity that active involvement in Chamber activities can generate about their own business. Some people want the opportunity to have a role in community affairs. The Greater Tomball Area Chamber of Commerce works hard to help our members achieve any and all of these objectives.

CPO® - Certified Pool Operator®

The Certified Pool/Spa Operator® certification program has delivered more training than any other program in the pool and spa industry since 1972, resulting in more than 200,000 successful CPO® certifications in 44 countries.

CPO® certification courses are designed to provide individuals with the basic knowledge, techniques, and skills of pool and spa operations. It covers 14-16 hours of information from the NSPF® Pool & Spa Operator™ Handbook (provided) and local codes taught by an NSPF® Instructor.

The CPO® program is widely accepted by health departments.

National Plasterers Council

The National Plasterers Council history goes back to the creation of the Plasterers Council under the auspices of the Southern California Chapter of the National Spa & Pool Institute. With the vision and work of Bruce Hughes, the Council was formed to “provide a voice and support for swimming pool plasterers.”

Cy Fair Chamber of Commerce

For over thirty years, the Cy Fair Chamber of Commerce has provided a collective voice for our 700+ members. As the primary advocate for Cy-Fair businesses, the chamber has established strategic partnerships in transportation, education, and infrastructure. Our strong alliances with elected officials insure that we remain well informed on public policy affecting our region.

More info at: www.cyfairchamber.com

Best of Houzz

Every year, the Houzz community selects professionals for Best of Houzz in the categories of Design and Customer Service. The prestigious award highlights the top-rated home improvement professionals and the most popular home designs, Pools and spas. We are privileged and proud to be on the lists of award winners for multiple years.

More info at: https://www.houzz.com/pro/danepoolman/the-pool-man-inc


Paramount Pool & Spa Systems is one of the world’s leading in-floor manufacturers. All Paramount products are designed to make your pool experience the most carefree and enjoyable experience possible. Their cleaning and circulation systems will deliver superior results, while paying for themselves over the lifetime of the pool.

The Pool Man, Inc. is a proud winner of the Paramount PCC2000 Award for the year 2022.