Custom Pool FAQs

Building a custom swimming pool and spa involves many considerations from cost to construction timeline not to mention the myriad of pool design options and accents.  If you’re thinking about building a custom pool, here are some of the most common questions we hear about constructing a custom pool in the Dallas area to get you started.  

What does a pool cost?

Building a new, luxury custom pool in the Dallas area typically ranges from $70,000 to $90,000+ for the pool alone. Adding a spa can increase the cost to a range of $85,000 to $110,000+. There are many factors that impact the overall price such as pool size, pool shape, materials, accessories like water features, fire accents and more.  

Can I finance a pool?

Yes, financing a custom pool project is very common. Our pool building company partners with several lenders that specialize in pool loans and can offer great rates and terms to meet your budget needs. We can put you in touch with our financing partners to discuss loan options that fit your financial situation.

How long does it take to build a pool?

For a typical custom pool build, you can expect the full process to take 12-16 weeks from start to finish. However, this can vary based on pool size, design complexities, permitting timelines, weather delays, and other factors.  

How long has Mirage Custom Pools been in business?

We are a family-owned company that has been building custom pools in the Dallas-Fort Worth area for over 20 years. Our years of experience and hundreds of satisfied customers are a testament to our commitment to excellence. You can trust that we have the expertise to handle any custom pool design & build.

Does Mirage Custom Pools build outdoor kitchens or shade structures?

Yes! In addition to pools, we can also design and build a variety of outdoor living features including outdoor kitchens, pergolas, cabanas, arbors and outdoor shade structures to complement your new pool. Our team can help you create a fully-integrated backyard oasis customized to match your lifestyle.  

What type of equipment do you install?

We are a certified Jandy Pro Series pool equipment distributor and installer. Jandy is one of the leading brands in the pool industry known for their high performance and durability. We can install their full line of pumps, filters, heaters, lights, automation controls and more. You can be confident your custom pool will be outfitted with top-quality, energy-efficient equipment.

Can a pool fit in my backyard?

In most cases, yes! We have extensive experience designing and building custom pools to fit all types of backyards – large and small. If space is limited, we can install a vanishing edge or raised wall pools to maximize every inch. We can visit your property to provide a more definitive answer, but know that we have creative options to fit a pool in nearly any type of backyard or landscape. Please reach out to our team to schedule a consultation! A staff member will reply to your request within 24-48 hours.