Swimming Pools

Downes designs, builds, and maintains heated Gunite pools of all shapes and sizes, indoor and outdoor, according to your needs, tastes, and lifestyle. Our designers work closely with your landscaper, architect, and builder, so that your swimming pool blends into your landscape and home. And we build and maintain it, so that you, your family, and your friends can enjoy it, now and for many, many years to come. Downes Swimming Pool Company has built the reputation over the years as THE Chicago Pool Builder!
We invite you to click on these photos to see more choices and ideas.

Vanishing Edge / Infiniti Pool

Vanishing edge pools are aesthetic choices that offer you serenity and sensibilities. There is no waste – the water flows back into the system.


Free Form Pool

Wrap into your landscape for natural, flowing looks. These pools free your imagination to meet your personal style and taste.


Indoor Pool

The best of all worlds is a Downes indoor pool, with perfect temperature and humidity, and sumptuous aesthetics. It is ready whenever you are, 24/7/365, for fun, exercise, or relaxation.


Auto Cover Pool

Downes builds automatic covers that easily and quickly provide a safe and energy saving solution. Ask us for complete information.


Geometric Pool

Downes Swimming Pool designers can draw a geometric pool that complements and reflects the elegance of your estate and landscape. Click on this photo to see other geometric pool designs, all created and maintained by Downes.


Commercial Pool

Downes serves hundreds of commercial clients in three ways: we work with them (and city managers, landscape architects, or the community if needed) to design and build commercial pools; we repair existing pools that other people have built; and/or we maintain the commercial pools, keeping them heated, energy efficient, safe, and in good repair. Click on this photo for more examples and additional information.


Swimming Pool Renovation

We fix and maintain hundreds of commercial and residential pools and spas that were not built by us. Call with your pool problems and needs – we can help.