History

Valley Pools and Spas has had a rich history of outstanding service ever since its humble beginnings in 1974. Read through our timeline below to see what we have been up to, then and now.

2013

Readers Choice Award received for being voted #1 pool and hot tub store by Farmington/Rosemount and Burnsville.

2010

Awarded the Marquis Cup for Outstanding Overall Marquis Spas Retail Customer with Top Volume Performance Nationwide. Marquis Spas Highest Honor.

Celebrating 20+ years as a BBB accredited business.

2009

Awarded the BBB Circle of Winners Award and received the Marquis Spas 20 Year Service Award

2008

Awarded the Angie's List Super Service Award. Received the Marquis Spas Top Sales Volume in the Eastern U.S. award.

2007

BBB Integrity Award Winner.

Awarded an APSP Gold Award of Excellence for Residential In-Ground Pools.

2006

Awarded two APSP Award of Excellence for Residential In-Ground Pools and two APSP Awards of Excellence for Above-Ground Pools.

2005

Awarded a BBB plaque for upholding business ethics in the public interest through 14 years of Better Business Bureau membership. Awarded an APSP Gold Award of Excellence for In-Ground Vinyl Lined Pools.  BBB Integrity Award Finalist.

2004

Awarded two APSP Gold Award of Excellence for Movable Spas and two APSP Gold Award of Excellence for In-Ground Residential Pools.

2003

New store opened in Hudson, WI. Awarded the "Challenge Cup Trophy" and "Top Marquis Sales Nation-Wide."

2002

New store opened in Brainerd. Awarded the "Quest of Excellence."

2001

"Make A Wish" awarded Valley Pools & Spas highest MN honor for in-kind (spa, hot tub and pool) donations and money to the foundation.

2000

Moved into a beautiful new and larger store one block west of current location on Cliff Road in Burnsville. Awarded the "Quest of Excellence."

1999

Valley Pools & Spas celebrates 25th anniversary, inducted into Aqua Hall of Fame, and provided the pool to hold the hull of the Titanic!

1998

Opened second store and celebrated 10 years as a Marquis Spa Dealer with more than 10,000 customers. Received BioGuard Dealer Success Story Award for outstanding achievement in building customer loyalty.

1995

Employee won the Minnesota State Commendation for Quality Service Award.

1988

Became a Marquis Spa Dealer. Hilary's First Year as APSP Local Chapter President

1985

Received Kafko Pool Award of the Year.

1984

3,500 customers strong, became a BioGuard Dealer and a The Association of Pool & Spa Professionals (APSP) member.

1982

Began selling and installing portable spas and hot tubs.

1981

Moved to a third location on Cliff Road in Burnsville.

1979

Moved to a second, larger store location in Burnsville.

1978

Opened first store in Burnsville.

1976

Offered in-ground pools and installation.

1975

Incorporated Valley Pools.

1974

Started Valley Pools service store in the Berczyk's home and garage.