The Woodlands, Texas –March 21, 2013 – The Woodlands based Texas Pools was recently granted more distinctions at the 2013 Association of Pool & Spa Professionals (APSP) Region 3 Design Awards ceremony, where the team took home the top title of Best in Show, in addition to one Gold, three Silver and two Awards of Merit.
The APSP Region 3 Design Awards distinguishes exceptional installations of pools, spas and hot tubs in a competition that highlights original work from Arkansas, Colorado, Louisiana, Mississippi, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas and Wyoming. The competition is composed of APSP member builders, designers and service and retail firms within the region.
Texas Pools won seven awards out of the 73 medals awarded and 140 entries – “Best in Show”, the highest honors given at the show; one Gold Award in the Residential Geometric Pools of 600 sq. ft. or less category; three Silver awards, one in the Residential Geometric Pools of 601 sq. ft. or more category, one in the Residential Traditional Pools of 600 sq. ft. or less category, as well as one in the Residential Traditional Pools of 601 sq. ft. or more category; and two Awards of Merit, one in the Residential Traditional 601 sq. ft. or more category, and the other in the Residential Pool Renovations category.
“For Texas Pools to be named ‘Best in Show’ at this year’s competition is a testament to the hard work and innovation of our pool design team,” said Paul Ryan, President. “I am incredibly proud of our team for consistently delivering a high quality of service to our clients. It is a great privilege to be honored in such a way by our colleagues and I look forward to continuing to raise the bar higher in our industry in the future.”
The Association of Pool & Spa Professionals is the world’s largest international trade association representing the swimming pool, spa, hot tub and recreational water industries with a mission to enhance the business success of members. APSP members adhere to a code of business ethics and share a commitment to public health and safety in the use of pools, spas, and hot tubs.
The APSP Region 3 Design Awards, presented annually, recognize and reward the most beautiful and creative pools, spas and hot tubs across the seven states that comprise the APSP Region 3 area. Competition is open to APSP member builders, designers and service and retail firms within APSP Region 3 boundaries.
About Texas Pools
Recognized as a leader in the swimming pool industry, the talented team of professionals at Texas Pools has been building and renovating award-winning custom pools and spas for 33 years. While Texas Pools can build anything a customer can conceive, they specialize in unusual, creative and complex designs, including the more difficult and technically challenging projects.
Texas Pools has won over 190 design and technical achievement awards in the past.
Regardless of whether it is a new pool or a renovation, a classic or natural design, Texas Pools applies the latest in technology, uses the highest quality materials and works with the finest contractors and craftsmen in their fields. Texas Pools’ inspired designs, quality craftsmanship and innovative construction methods have solidified its position as an industry leader.
Texas Pools serves as a charter member of Paramount Advisory Committee Enterprise (PACE) — an international think tank of top builders who meet annually to develop ways to improve their organizations. They have been a member in good standing of the Houston Better Business Bureau since 1983, and were recognized with that organization’s Award for Excellence in 2010, 2011, and again in 2012. Texas Pools is also active in the Association of Pool & Spa Professionals (APSP) – the industry’s major trade organization.
In addition, Texas Pools is a member of the Greater Houston Builders Association, the South Montgomery Woodlands Chamber of Commerce and the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID).