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This Glass Bottom Sky Pool Is NOT For the Faint of Heart

From Twenty Two Words

Ever wonder what it is like to walk a tightrope 43 stories in the air?  The flying Wallendas know this feeling, but can anyone experience something similar?  Well, thanks to an amazing glass-bottom cantilevered sky pool in Houston, TX, this experience is virtually reachable by anyone willing to try.  The pool is an amazing engineering feat, but it is not for the faint of heart.

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Could the design of the pool in Rio be fueling Olympic swimming records?

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Nine world or Olympic records have already fallen in Rio, but credit could belong to the architects’ design and technology of the pool and venue.

From Sports Illustrated

When one typically thinks about swimming pool design, one conjures up images of fire bowls, infinity edges, and water features.  In a commercial or competition swimming pool design arena, swimming pool design revolves around less aesthetic features and more performance enhancing features.  This post from Sports Illustrated discusses these performance enhancements like pool depth and competition gutters and how they affect the "fastness" of a competition pool.

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Best Swimming Pool Designs for Home • Interior Design

From Home Design Ideas via Youtube

Looking at completed pictures of projects is a great way to spur on the design process.  This video from Home Design Ideas on Youtube presents a video of completed projects that showcase creative ideas for swimming pools and integration into the overall landscape design.  Going from the traditional to the modern, this video should give the homeowner a great start towards finding the perfect design for their own home.

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11 OVER-THE-TOP POOLS THAT WILL MAKE YOU LONG FOR SUMMER

From Elle Decor

We are firmly into the depths of Winter, which means dreary, short, chillly days for most of the Country.  Some folks may want to find solace by looking at pictures that harken them back to what seems like an eternity ago:  Summer.  This post from Elle Decor has just the prescription for one's Winter blues:  This post consisting of fabulous, custom swimming pools.  Remember, Summer is just a few short months away!

 

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30+ Beautiful Swimming Pools We'd Love to Take a Dip In

From infinity pools to an English garden-inspired design, these incredible water features make a splash.

From House Beautiful

From Infinity Edge pools to amazing water and fire features, the modern swimming pool design is truly something to behold.  Skilled designers incorporate exotic materials and advanced hydraulics to bring breathtaking designs to fruition.  This post from House Beautiful showcases some of the most amazing swimming pool designs from around the world.  

 

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