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Indoor Pools

From Home Designing

For those fortunate homeowners that live in seasonal climates and love to swim, an indoor pool is the best home improvement possible.  Outdoor pools in these climates are open approximately 4 months, leaving the homeowner having to find a pool at a health club to continue swimming.  Indoor pools are the ultimate luxury, and those wishing to acquire one need to be aware of specific design issues and features.   Indoor pools come in all shapes and sizes, with myriad amenities, as this post from Home Designing showcases.

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Indoor Swimming Pool Design Ideas For Your Home - 30 Photos

From Impressive Interior Design

For rest, relaxation, exercise and recreation, there truly is nothing like an inground swimming pool.  Unfortunately, for a large part of the country that experiences harsh winter temps and freezing, an outdoor pool season is limited to around 4 months, or 1/3 of the year.  Indoor pools are the answer for some fortunate homeowners in these climates, as this post from Impressive Interior Design showcases.  

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Can Indoor Pools Sink Home Values?

From Wall Street Journal

Adding an inground pool may or may not affect a home's value, as there are myriad opinions on both sides of this issue.  Indoor pools are even more specific when it comes to ownership, according to this article from the Wall Street Journal.  The article by Leigh Camping Carder says that only 500-600 luxury home listings in the United States, or .7% include indoor pools.  Whether making the investment will yield a good return, these homeowners that are fortunate enough to afford and enjoy this amenity wouldn't change a thing.

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Indoor Swimming Pool Installation Cost

From FIXR

Even for those professionals in the construction industry, the indoor swimming pool remains somewhat of an enigma.  The myriad options and necessities like vapor barriers, proper material selection, and dehumidification systems drive the price of an indoor pool up greatly versus its outdoor counterpar.  This post from Fixr presents a thorough study of the costs associated with building an indoor pool, which can be a great starting point for the prospective indoor swimming pool owner.

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50 Amazing Indoor Swimming Pool Ideas For A Delightful Dip!

From decoist

You can feel the winter chill in the air, and it is a harbinger of snow drifts, bitter temperatures, and below zero wind chills.  Wouldn't it be spectacular if you could be swimming in an inground pool during these chilly winter months?  This post from Decoist presents 50 design ideas for the perfect indoor swimming pool design.

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