Welcome To Mike's Reference Site
Mike's Pool Philosophy
Mike Farley has over 25+ years of experience, has designed over 600 unique projects that have been constructed, winning
numerous awards in both California and Texas.
He earned his Landscape Architecture degree from Texas Tech University in 1985, received his Landscape Architects license in California, is 1 of 42 Worldwide Certified Designers of the Society of Watershape Designers through Genesis 3 design group, and is a Certified Building Professional (CBP). He has since taught the construction portion of the CBP exam multiple times, and been an instructor for the Southwest Pool & Spa International show teaching "Designing Big in Small Spaces" , "Outdoor Living" and this year "Designing on Hillsides".
In his spare time, he has written over 100 columns for Watershapes and Aqua magazine
and created over 200 videosspecializing in swimming pools. For a better list of Mike's
Education and Awards received please click on "About Mike".