Swimming is a fantastic activity to do that not only exercises your entire body but also soothes your mind of stress and anxiety. It’s also a great way to cool down, especially during the extremely hot temperatures we can get here in Texas.

Unfortunately, community and gym pools can get really busy sometimes which can lead people away from participating in swimming activities. This doesn’t have to be you! 

You can avoid this by investing in your own quality custom pools right in the comfort of your own home. Not convinced yet? Here are some simple benefits to owning your own custom pool.

Access Anytime and (Maybe) Anywhere!

Many community pools are only open during the summer. Trying to squeeze in time for the pool can then prove to be difficult. 

Why? Well, it’s the summer of course! Everyone is going to be swarming to pool in flocks of one, five, ten, and maybe even twenty. Depending on what time you go, you might be asked to wait your turn to swim.

Obviously, this will ruin your plans. But that’s where having your own quality custom pool can come in real handy. You don’t have to wait for anyone to finish so you can start swimming.

You also don’t have to travel anywhere just to swim for an hour or two. Simply walk to your backyard and swim your life away! 

At Sahara Custom and Construction pools, we make sure to deliver you the highest quality custom pool that many can buy you. If you’re tired of having to wait for the right time to go swimming at a community or gym pool, we’ll help make sure you get the right pool just for you. Feel free to take a look at our gallery to see which designs stand out to you!

Swim and Relax in Privacy

One of the major problems with going to public pools such as those in community centers is that you risk having to share a swimming space with dozens of other people. The number of people can range anywhere from one to twenty others depending on the time you go and where the pool is located.

This is also the case for going to waterparks. It’s pretty much guaranteed that waterparks are always going to be filled with people, especially during peak hours of the summer when everyone is on vacation. 

While seeing plenty of people enjoying their lives while swimming in clean, bright blue water is nice, sometimes you need to enjoy it by yourself. Too much sensory information (loud music, people talking to you, smells of food near the pool) can overwhelm some of us and ruin our swimming experience.

The best way to beat this is to build your own pool right in the comfort of your own living space. No more having to wait for an adult swim to jump in the pool or risk bumping into someone while doing laps. When you invest in custom pools, you can enjoy the peace and quiet that comes with swimming all by yourself!

Quality Custom Pools Are Highly Customizable


We’ve all seen a few dozen community pools in our lives. Some of them are super advanced and modernized, often coming with their own water slides, jacuzzies, and other entertainment. But many others are also super boring and simplistic.

That’s where the real fun comes in with quality custom pools. Since they’re yours, you can decorate and customize them however you like. 

You can add a slide or diving board to your pool if it’s big enough and surrounded by safe areas. Extra activities at the pool like these are great for guests since they’ll provide even more entertainment for them while at your party.

But it doesn’t stop there! You can line the entire pool with LED neon lights to make your pool look all the better at nighttime. These lights can be as colorful or as simple as you want them to be. 

Hot tubs, lazy rivers, and other add-ons can complement your pool nicely as well. Again, it’s your pool so decorate it to your heart’s content. If you’re looking for some pool decor inspiration, be sure to visit here!

Perfect Fun for Kids

Having a pool is also great if you have kids at your house. It provides them with hours of endless entertainment under the bright sun, which is an excellent way to get them away from the TV and promote an active lifestyle.

This is where you might want to invest a little more into buying some cool addons for your pool. Kids will surely appreciate having a diving board or even a volleyball net for them to play pool sports in. 

A pool might also be the best place to host a kids’ birthday party, especially once the weather starts warming up. This reduces some stress and takes time off your hands since you have a venue secured and only have to worry about sending out invitations and buying food. 

Swimming Pools Make for Fantastic Workouts

Often times when people think about the best type of workout their minds go to lifting weights and running on the treadmill. While these activities are great for any fitness goal, running and lifting weights come with the downside of only targeting one part of the body.

On the other hand, swimming requires the entire body. You might not realize it while you’re swimming, but your body is likely sweating buckets from having to forcefully push against gallons of water.

Whatever your fitness or health goal is, swimming is an excellent way to fit in a workout.

A Custom Pool Is the Highlight of Any Great Party

Kids’ birthday parties aren’t the only ones that can be held at your home pool— adult parties can too!

We all love a good pool party here and there. Great music, good food, even better company, and maybe a few cocktails here and there. Unfortunately, pool parties can prove to be a challenge when it comes to organizing them. Some community pools don’t allow for parties to be hosted at their locations, and if they do it often comes with a hefty price.

You can eliminate that by hosting a pool party at your home pool! You’ll be able to set your own rules and limits and invite whoever you want while still being at the comfort of your own home. Just be sure the party doesn’t last too long so as not to disturb your neighbors!

Getting Your Quality Custom Pool

Truthfully speaking, there are hundreds of other benefits to having your own custom pool installed. One of those (which we’d love to talk to your more about in your consultation) is how having a nice pool can increase your home value.

If you’re ready to start your quality custom pools building journey, please contact us with any questions you might have. We’ve provided multiple pools to people around the Katy and Richmond areas in Texas, so don’t be hesitant to give us a call!