Category: Swimming Pool Design
Pool designs have come a long way over the past couple decades. One of the benefits of this is the fact that more homeowners are able to install a pool. In Florida, many residents do not have large backyards and yet more people than ever own pools. Thanks to modern design options, it’s possible to..
Swimming pool design may seem like a daunting, overwhelming task initially. It should not be overwhelming, even though it may seem that way! The design process is something that should be done thoroughly. Taking time to design a pool that fits your needs will help make the construction process an easier one. What Are You..
If you have a small backyard swimming pool, you may be thinking your choice of water features are limited. However, there are plenty of options that can enhance the beauty and fun of a smaller pool. Here are five of the best small pool water features you can incorporate into your pool design: 1. Pedestal..
Ask most people what they think of when they hear the term ‘pool design’, and you’ll likely be told that in most cases, it means little more than the overall shape of the pool. However, there’s a lot more to it than this. In fact, today’s custom pools have a lot more design elements than..
Are you in the market for a swimming pool? Having a pool is a wonderful addition to you and your family’s household, especially in an area like Tampa, where the weather is great year round. However, it’s important that you educate yourself and plan accordingly when considering purchasing a pool for your home. Avoid a..
When you start looking into adding a pool to your backyard, one of the initial steps in the process is speaking with a designer who will work with you to plan out exactly what shape and design your pool will eventually take. These designers know both the practical limitations and the incredible possibilities of pool..
Salt water pool systems have been growing more and more popular lately as an alternative to the usual chlorination. Filling your pool with both chlorine and sodium comes with a number of benefits, after all, but at the same time salt water also have some drawbacks that can catch you by surprise. How It Works..
Pools often seem like they have a standardized look, one that can really only fit in the standardized lot of a standardized house. But not every lot is standard – some lots are smaller than usual or have the house placed so far back that most of the lawn is in the front yard, some..
When you’re designing a space for your new pool, it’s important to make sure it’s not some prefab intruder you plop down wherever you have the space. Instead, you should treat it like it’s an important and likely permanent addition to your house. For the sake of your peace of mind, as well as the..
Summer has arrived, and with it, pool season. Family swims and pool parties can become more enjoyable if you decorate your pool area with personal touches that reflect your interests or a specific theme. Here’s some of our favorite pool decorating ideas to help you get started. Stay Simple If you don’t like fussy, ornate..
Many homeowners don’t call on pool builders during summer, figuring construction companies will be booked and it’ll be too late to install the pool for this swimming season. While summer is indeed a busy time for pool contractors, you should not hesitate to have your pool installed during the summer months. We’ve highlighted a few..
Common sense seems to dictate that fire and water don’t mix. However, more people are discovering a fire pit is a good addition to their swimming pools and spas. A fire pit adds a unique element to your pool area and encourages guests to visit. Today, we’ll spotlight a few of the other benefits of..
When most people think of swimming pools, they think of owning them in large, hot states such as Texas, Louisiana, or Florida. They may also think of Florida as the prime location for a pool because the weather is always good for swimming. Well, like everywhere else, Florida has days or months that are bad..
Homeowners are always looking for ways to increase their home’s value and their own living experience. A new swimming pool can provide a fun way to exercise, a great gathering place for friends and family, and an activity that beats summer boredom for your kids. Below are a few other benefits to having a home..
“Pool party” and “furniture” don’t seem to go together at first glance. After all, guests come to a pool party to swim, don’t they? Yes, but during a pool party, guests like to stop swimming and relax awhile. Floating furniture, such as inflatable chairs, helps with this while creating other benefits that make any pool..