Whether you are interested in a brand new swimming pool, renovation, vinyl liner replacement or concrete deck overlays, we are happy to provide you with free estimates, design ideas and 3D renderings of your new pool. All our work is performed by our veteran crews averaging over 15 years of experience. We also employ a builder who has earned a Civil Engineering degree from Purdue University and is an APSP Certified Building Professional. And, as a dual swimming pool and concrete contractor, we can provide a beautifully finished pool deck as featured in Pool & Spa Living Luxury Pool magazine.

We are proud to be Northern Illinois’ Aquatech builder. Aquatech is part of the United Aqua Group, one of the nation’s largest organizations dedicated to the professional pool building and retail industries. For more than 50 years, clients have entrusted Aquatech’s award-winning residential builders with their outdoor dreams. Builders constructs awe-inspiring outdoor oases using innovative design, unparalleled craftsmanship and uncompromising ethics. They rely on the highest standards of excellence to transform ideas into breathtaking aquatic realities that reflect each client’s individual lifestyle. Behind every exquisite waterscape is an Aquatech builder.

Brian DesRochers is a second generation owner of DesRochers Backyard Pools and Spas. Brian has a degree in Civil Engineering from Purdue University.  Brian is the son of Mike and Michele DesRochers, the founders of DesRochers Backyard Pools and Spas. Leading our construction team, Brian and has been building pools for over 20 years! He has won various awards and is an APSP Certified Building Professional!

Brooke Rossi is a second generation owner of DesRochers Backyard Pools and Spas. Brooke has a degree in Kinesiology from Illinois State University.  Brooke is the daughter of Mike and Michele DesRochers, the founders of DesRochers Backyard Pools and Spas, and has worked in the stores since she was in junior high. After graduating from college Brooke decided enjoyed the pool and spa industry so much that she wanted to continue working in the stores.  She has now taken over an administrative roll within the business while helping coordinate the service and construction department.

Mallory Bjekich-Wachowski is our Retail Operations Manager, and has worked for DesRochers Backyard Pools and Spas since 2006. As many of our customers know, Mallory is full of pool knowledge and is always eager to help problem solve and make people’s lives easier! With a degree in Sales & Sales Management, Mallory wears many different hats for the company and highly values integrity, efficiency, and customer service! Mallory leads our retail associates and has her own blog Mindful Millennial Manager.

Eddie Rossi has been opening & closing pools as well as servicing equipment for almost 20 years with DesRochers Backyard Pools and Spas! Eddie is APSP Certified and was recently recognized as the United Aqua Group service tech of the year!

Mikey Rossi has been servicing pools for DesRochers Backyard Pools and Spas for roughly 10 years.

Jerry Daniels is our Retail Manager who has worked for DesRochers Backyard Pools and Spas since 2016. Jerry is very knowledgeable about chemicals, equipment, spas, and various other things related to maintaining a healthy pool! Jerry has spent the last two years traveling and training with vendors such as Bioguard, Poolife, Pentair, and Caldera Spas!


Store Locations & Hours

DesRochers Backyard Pools - Shorewood

720 Cottage Street

Shorewood, IL 60404

Phone:  (815) 730-8548

Toll Free:  (800) 734-9054

Fax:  (815) 730-8551

Email:  info@backyardpoolsinc.com

M-F: 10 am – 6 pm

Sat: 9 am – 3 pm

Sun:  11 am – 3pm

DesRochers Backyard Pools - Wilmington

550 Davy Lane

Wilmington, IL 60481

Phone:  (815) 476-2975

Toll Free:  (800) 734-9054

Fax:  (815) 476-0058

Email:  info@backyardpoolsinc.com

M-F: 10 am – 6 pm

Sat: 9 am – 3 pm

Sun:  11 am – 3pm

DesRochers Backyard Pools - Morris

200 E Armstrong St

Morris, IL 60450

Phone:  (815) 942-9055

Toll Free:  (800) 734-9054

Fax:  (815) 942-5906

Email:  info@backyardpoolsinc.com

M-F: 10 am – 6 pm

Sat:  9 am – 3 pm

Sun:  11 am – 3pm