Light Up the Night
This remodeled poolscape in Florida boasts three water walls that flow into a perimeter overflow reflecting fountain. Custom fire features and thoughtful landscaping create a soothing environment.
Ike’s Carter Pool Companies, Inc.
Meet me in Miami
This infinity-edge pool is accentuated by a three-sided Lautner knife-edge deck. A sunken living room, fire pit, cabana, bar, and kitchen complete the space.
Aquatic Consultants, Inc.
Choeff Levy Fischman
Chris Cawley Landscape Architecture
Point of View
Creating lines of sight were critical to this design to accomplish a flowing point of view from the home’s exterior glass doors, over the overflowing spa, and across the pool to the sunken fire lounge.
Ryan Hughes Design/ Build
and Lucas Lagoons (Custom rock grotto)
This ultra-modern design has a multitude of waterscapes and amenities, including a pavilion, fire features, and Koi pond that doubles as an aquarium.
Alka Pool Construction Ltd
Paul Sangha Creative
Truly captivating both during the day and night, the stunning poolscape is the perfect place to relax. The pool’s beach entry, a mosaic of sand-colored tiles that blend out of the California room, creates harmony between the home and the pool area.
California Landscape Studios
The shape of the pool is a beautiful extension of the modern architecture of the house. The space includes a covered sunken seated area, two stepping-stone access points, and a modern fire bar.
Mark Crew of Van Kirk & Sons Pools & Spas
Clean lines and a low profile wall enable unobstructed lake views. The huge cantilever roof gives a great architectural look, and also allows for a water feature to fall completely into the pool.
Infinite Custom Patios
The contemporary styling of this pool perfectly complements the architecture of the home. It is suspended approximately 10 feet above grade and pushed up under the cantilevered home
Design Ecology / Design Aquatics
Dick Clark & Associates
Jon Luce Builder
Steinman Luevano Structures LLP
A zero-entry perimeter and carefully placed illumination are key design features of this luxury pool and outdoor living space in Guatemala. The pool surrounds the house (in some places with shallow water reflecting pools), providing different spaces for social entertaining.
Proporción y Escala
Photos by Javier Gonzalez
sophisticated Pool Party
This organic-shaped pool is loaded with custom features, including a one-of-a-kind cantina spa-bar that sits inside a custom timber cabana, full-size kitchen, and walk-up bar inside the pool.
Tipton Spires Design|Build
Water weaves together the indoor and outdoor living spaces in this open-plan residence. Features range from indoor pool with spa, sauna, and steam room to multiple outdoor living spaces, including a pool and sculptural river.
Wonder Works Construction
Wonder Works Interior Design
The outdoor spaces, knife edge pool, and raised spa were all designed to seamlessly cascade from the house down the coastal slope, all while maintaining spatial connections and optimizing the vistas to the harbor, the Long Island Sound, and the islands beyond.
Drakeley Pool Company
Wesley Stout Associates
Ben Krupinski Builder
Douglas Vanderhorn Architects
Luppino Landscape and Masonry
Redniss & Mead
There is a beautiful cohesiveness between the modern rectilinear design of the main house and pool house, and the long clean lines of the pool and landscape. This is an architectural masterpiece in both design and construction.
Paradise Pools and Gardens
Christopher Yates Landscape Architecture
Modern House Architects
Watershape Consulting Inc.
The design/build team helped a family transform their home and backyard, nestled in the rolling countryside of historic Franklin, Tennessee, into an amenity-rich resort with a distinct modern European style.
Cutting Edge Construction
Southern Luxury Construction
Waterscapes Backyard Resorts
SLEEK & Stylish
The partially acrylic spa with fire feature and acrylic fountain makes this an innovation in design and ingenuity. The materials used in the fire and water features and the overall landscape design match the modern, sleek style of the home’s architecture.
Brian Van Kirk of Van Kirk & Sons Pools & Spas
This signature design delivers a simplicity of style while displaying an abundance of natural elements and interesting features designed to use energy forces to harmonize the individuals with their surrounding environment.
Ryan Hughes Design/Build
This negative-edge pool is a focal point from every viewpoint of this modern farmhouse. A spa was designed to fit snugly in the corner nook base of this arrow-shaped pool.
Pool Environments, Inc.
Randy Angell Designs, Inc.
The architects combined modern design with warm elements including natural stone, glass, wood, and water features to capture the essence of a modern tropical oasis. It also features an outdoor kitchen and cabana with rooftop access.
Choeff Levy Fischman
Mackle Construction Co.
Mauricio Del Valle Design
The Aquablue Group
Packing a powerful “wow” factor, this signature outdoor design makes every day at home feel like a vacation. Among these features is a vanishing edge spa, sunken fire pit, intimate grotto, water feature walls, and a sun shelf that appears to disappear into the turf.
Ryan Hughes Design/Build
This resort-like pool has individual floating decks for lounging over a raised rim pool. Tucked away in the back of the yard there is a sunken seating area with fire pit and outdoor kitchen. Truly a backyard for entertaining.
Danny Wang Design