SWIMMING POOL IDEAS FOR BACKYARD

From Casual Home Furnishings

At a loss for ideas when designing a swimming pool for your backyard?  This post is definitely the key to breaking through!  From the simple to the Elegant and Sophisticated, this post from Casual Home Furnishings has some great pictures and ideas to get the design process moving in the right direction.

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5 Incredible Swimming Pool Ideas for Your Bare Backyard

 
The blank canvas of an unlandscaped backyard can be intimidating for even a seasoned landscape designer.  Adding a poolscape, especially one with other landscape features can be even more daunting.  This gallery from Texas Pools & Patios show some great examples of what can be achieved when skilled design meets a willing and informed client.

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Spruce Up Your Small Backyard With A Swimming Pool – 19 Design Ideas

from Homedit

Swimming pools can add fun, recreation, and decades of memories to any family.  People that don't have huge backyards, however, often are convinced that they have to miss out on the fun.  This post from Homedit illustrates that this is definetly not the case.  The post presents 19 examples of how a swimming pool can change the complexion of any yard, regardless of the size.

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37 Unique Pool Ideas (Pictures)

From Love Home Designs

Many people that undertake the sometimes difficult task of designing a swimming pool for their own backyard frequently want something out of the ordinary.  Looking for inspiration in tropical getaways or award-winning aquascapes is a great way to find out the state of the art of waterscape design.  This post from Love Home Designs showcases some of the more unusual and unique ideas to bring the tropics home and to set up one's family for fun and recreation for lifetimes.

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50 Ultimate Backyard Swimming Pool Ideas

From Ultimate Home Ideas

Looking for some design inspiration for your backyard?  Look no further than this post from Ultimate Home Ideas, which contains 50 examples of swimming pool designs.  Large, Small, Freeform, Rectilinear;  if you can't find inspiration in this gallery, then you probably should think about a slip n' slide instead of a swimming pool design!

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19 SWIMMING POOL IDEAS FOR A SMALL BACKYARD

From Homesthetics

They say good things come in small packages, and this has never been more evident than in this post from Homesthetics.  Small backyards can be the home of amazing waterscapes and landscape designs, as long as they are handled by a seasoned, professional designer.  There are advantages to smaller bodies of water, as this post clearly illustrates.

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100 Spectacular Backyard Swimming Pool Designs

From Home Stratosphere

Whether one is looking for a simple, understated, rectangular pool, or whether one's tastes gravitate towards a mini water-park complete with slides, waterfalls and caves, this post is definitely a great starting point for the design.  In this gallery of completed custom swimming pools from around the world, all of these projects, both large and small, will provide the requisite design inspiration to bring the perfect recreational features to one's own backyard.

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Inground Pool Designs Ideas

From Outdside Designs

There are swimming pool designs and then there are Swimming Pool Designs, as anyone who has looked on the Internet can attest.  Some of the modern examples of waterscape design are literally sublime in their ingenuity, technical prowess, and hydraulic complexity.   This post from Outside Designs presents an amazing gallery that showcases some of these examples of the artform that represent the pinnacle of the discipline.

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Pool Design Ideas Pictures

From Pool Design Ideas

Looking at completed swimming pool projects is the best way to start the design process.  Ideas for shapes, sizes, features and materials can all be incorporated for the individual project depending on site specific parameters.  This post from Pool Design Ideas presents a gallery of finished products, as wella as some examples of computer aided design and renderings.

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Small inground pools – inspiring ideas for small gardens and patios

From Minimalisti

Small gardens, or minimally spaced yards are actually the perfect venue for a swimming pool and landscape design.  Tighter spaces allow for the skilled designer to really flex his or her design muscles by allocating the limited space and creating utilty.  This post from Minimalisti showcases some fabulous examples of small inground pools and small gardens that illustrate this point perfectly.

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