Jump In: Great Pools

February is here now and, when a girl’s fantasy turns to warm evenings drinks with umbrellas and, needless to say, hanging out from the pool with it, the time is –ed by resort period. Despite the fact that I won’t be jetting off to the the hawaiian islands in 2013, February is nevertheless an excellent time for fruity beverages – and for daydream about pools (summertime’s just several short months away, after all).

Here are some of the best pool dreams (pina coladas not contained, although I’m attempting to envision at least one in every picture):

Terrance J Cisco Architect, LLC

This residence, with its terraces and decks, is awesome, and I could fully picture overlooking the water. But what I truly adore is how the curve of the pool and the angles of the home contrast. Itis an instant means to make everything seem natural.

Narofsky Architecture + ways2design

This kidney fits alongside the strong cedar shade of the greatly wooded lot as well as the house. Plus – All these windows look out on a lawn for example in Salt Lake City that is stunning, do not they?

OJMR Architects

Occasionally all angles is fine, also, while I really like curve/angle comparisons. This works as the home wraps round the pool, offering a courtyard feel that is comfy enough to counteract all of the tough angles to it.

Becker Architects Limited

Who claims fantastic pools must be outside? This lap pool and jacuzzi really are an excellent add-on to your sporty inside as well as windows and the sky lights do an excellent job of bringing the exterior in. I particularly enjoy the wood ceiling – itis an ideal comparison to the concrete that is great.

First Vision Restricted

Is it possible to envision a view that is better? Water, trees, water – simply amazing and relaxing. Plus, this tremendous veranda (partly covered) is ideal for entertaining. Visualize the home strung with lanterns and small lights for a massive cocktail party or a marriage. It is like some thing from a film!

First Vision Restricted

This pool shows that tile issues. The strong blue tiles in this pool are straightforward however they add feel and wonderful depth to the water.

Pedersen Associates

I really like the way the greenery comes up to its border. A little pain for care, perhaps, but the total effect is quite and really natural.

Buttrick Wong Architects

I nevertheless adore these fountains while it is not really the Bellagio. The pool it self is lovely even – and, I am convinced, excellent to get a swim – but into a whole new degree it is elevated with the fountains.

Lori Gilder

They are actually designed to be properly used, although pools are fantastic for gazing. Roof poolhouse and this veranda make this pool that much more functional – and that-much better.

This concealed pond, coated with lily pads, is lovely and intimate as well as an ideal complement to the small dialog region on the left. Even supposing it’s not for swim, it is peaceful and ideal for personal tete a tetes or even somewhat morning yoga.