Water Features & Add-Ons

The Pool Specialists offers an extensive list of premium finishes and add-on pool features such as fountains, tanning shelves, foam jets, etc. that bring a personal touch to your pool. All of our pools are made of gunite and finished with quality materials. Familiarize yourself with the various water features, add-ons, & commonly used pool terminology below.

Water Features & Add-Ons Terminology

Spa Spillover

Beach Entry

Sheer Waterfall

Sheer Descent

Fire Places

Tanning Shelf

Pool Coping

Negative Edge Basin


Fire Rocks

Waterline Tile

Water/Fire Bowls

Foam Jets

Fire Pits

Negative Edge

Boulder Waterfall

Deck Jets

Decorative Accents

Glo-Brite Lights

Outdoor Kitchen

Pre-Fab Hot Tub

Retaining Walls


Pool Decking

Swim Up Bar

Raised Spa

In-Pool Seating

Pool Shell

Flush Spa

Jump Board

Pool Equipment

Exposed Pool Wall

Interior Finish

Pool Slide

Laminar Jets

Interior Finishes

Since introducing the pebble pool finishes in 1987, Pebble Technology has been a driving force in the transformation of the pool building and remodeling industry. We apply their PebbleSheen product to all of our new pools and carry PebbleTec’s entire line of products for pool rehabs and remodels. 

Color Options

Pools & Spas Gallery

The Pool Specialists can provide the pool of your dreams including spas & hot tubs, water features, firepits & fireplaces, retaining walls & stairs, patios & outdoor kitchens. Find inspiration in our galleries showcasing projects found around the St. Louis region:

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