Luxury Pools Blog & Articles

See beautiful luxury swimming pool designs and get ideas for creating your ultimate backyard oasis. Learn about the latest trends in pool design, luxury outdoor rooms, landscaping, lighting, outdoor kitchens, fire and water features, and much more.

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Learn the number one rule for designing a spa.

The reasons for attaching a custom spa to you pool.

Learn about regardless of your budget or tastes, the pool’s structural engineer will dictate which deck materials are acceptable for your yard. 

Learn about pervious surfaces are permeable, allowing water to pass through and into the ground.

Learn about once a concrete slab has cured, it can be covered with a suitable veneer. Porcelain tile, terracotta, brick, natural stone, or wood decking are excellent choices. 

Learn about the many options of concrete decks for your swimming pool. Think about stamped and patterned, mechanically finished or aggregates finishes.

Learn the difference between arbors, pergolas, gazebos and ramadas for your backyard enjoyment.

Learn about pool houses, outdoor room, outkitchens and conservatories and how they enhance your backyard.

Learn how to create a beautiful backyard by choosing the right professional. From outdoor structure, such as arbor or pergolas or to include an outdoor kitchen or pool

Now in it's 11th year, Luxury Pools magazine Fall 2014 issue is on newsstands. See hundreds of beautiful pool photos from the world's top swimming pool builders and designers.