Building a custom pool and spa can be an exciting project for any homeowner looking to enhance their outdoor living space. However, with so many options available, it can be challenging to decide which features and designs are best suited for your lifestyle and budget. That’s why we’ve created this quiz to help you define your style when building a custom pool and spa.

1. What is your budget for your custom pool and spa?

A. I have no idea!

B. $50,000 – $60,000

C. $60,000 – $70,000

D. $70,000 – $100,000

E. Over $100,000

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2. What is the main purpose of your custom pool and spa?

A. Relaxation

B. Exercise

C. Entertainment

D. Aesthetics

3. Which shape do you prefer for your pool?

A. Rectangle

B. Square

C. Circular

D. Freeform

4. Which type of material do you prefer for your pool and spa decking?

A. Concrete

B. Brick Pavers

C. Limestone

D. Travertine

E. Custom / Other

5. Which additional features would you like for your pool and spa?

A. Waterfall

B. Slide

C. Diving board

D. Swim-up bar

E. Fire pit

6. Which type of lighting would you prefer for your pool and spa?


B. Fiber optic

C. Halogen

D. Anything that makes it feel tropical

D. All of the above

7. How much maintenance are you willing to do for your pool and spa?

A. None

B. Minimal

C. Moderate

D. High

E. I’m hiring someone to maintain my pool!

8. What is your preferred pool and spa heating method?

A. Solar

B. Gas

C. Electric

D. I’m not sure, I need an expert

E. Whatever will heat my pool the fastest!

9. Which landscaping style do you prefer for your pool and spa area?

A. Less is more

B. Mediterranean landscaping

C. Contemporary and clean landacaping choices

D. Palm Trees and colorful plants

E. Chic plants and up lighting

10. Which of the following pool and spa safety features are important to you?

A. Pool fence

B. Safety cover

C. Pool alarms

D. Automatic pool covers

E. All of the above


  • 1 point for each answer A
  • 2 points for each answer B
  • 3 points for each answer C
  • 4 points for each answer D
  • 5 points for each answer E.

Florida Pool Style Quiz  Interpretation:

  • 10-20 points: Minimalist Style
  • 21-30 points: Classic Style
  • 31-40 points: Contemporary Style
  • 41-50 points: Tropical Style
  • 51-60 points: Luxury Style

Get a Free Pool Consultation – Florida Pool Style Quiz

This quiz is for entertainment purposes only. Contact us at Bowles Pools for a customized quote on your dream pool! We hope this quiz has helped you gain insight into your preferred style when building a custom pool and spa and can shed some light when you speak to one of our Pool and Spa design experts at Bowles Pools and Spa. Remember that each design element and feature should align with your needs and preferences to create the perfect outdoor oasis for you and your family to enjoy. If you’re ready to take the next step in building your dream pool and spa, consult with us to turn your vision into a reality.

Jun 5, 2023