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Houzz Tour: An Eichler Remodel Spawns a Design Career
"with the pool, alarms came on. Big windows, an open pool and 2 small kids are recipe... retractable pool cover, which you can hardly see in the picture, as well as a pool alarm... swimming pool remodeling in Charlottesville, VA. She has an indoor pool that looks... see the pool area with no protection around it for the young children that live in... in the pool area really needs serious consideration. The gray porcelain tiles are..."
Garden Tour: A Colorful Patio Blooms in the Arizona Desert
"experience: pool, dining area, outdoor kitchen, fire feature, nap bench, and sunning area... infinity pool is built above ground. What an ingenious way of making a built-in on... =) The pool is so beautiful and the built-in outdoor fireplace is to die for. This... design of pool is looking so beautiful. All the points are very clearly defined. The... " The pool is technically called a "spool" — a small pool and a large spa combined..."
Houzz Tour: Modern Minimalism in a Multigenerational Home
Connections are paramount in an extended family's new house in Dallas. What furnishings would you choose to enhance them?
"courtyard with pool is the most important; most of the rooms are oriented toward it through... infinity edge pool /spa. The architect outlined the vision and we worked with the homeowner... above the pool should've been a lot more generous. They needed solid walls/windows on... in the pool with inflatable toys or noodles lest they interfere with the modern c... courtyard with pool is a very large space within view of some of the personal spaces and all..."
My Houzz: Two Decades Hone a Ju-Nel Home to Perfection
"built a pool in the backyard, doing much of the work themselves. Their slow decision... to the pool area ... I wonder how well they enjoy movie night. Wow. Just wow. Really... and the pool is so nice ! Must be fun to watch a game or movie outside on the deck... on the pool be distracting? It would also be cool to have a running slideshow of... yard and pool area.After seeing countless ranch houses in the area during their initial..."
Houzz Tour: New Life for a Historic Georgia Fixer-Upper
"around the pool. Is this not really dangerous, especially with children? Amazing tran... will have pool safety plans in place once their daughter is walking. Professional ar... around a pool. Keep in mind that most homes you see on Houzz have been staged to look... about the pool: I noticed there's no safety fence. It may have been removed temporarily... having a pool installed now, with access from our porch. There will be a fence around..."
It Takes a Village: 2 Homes Made of Multiple Structures
Separate buildings join in style and intention in these home bases, showing that sometimes more is just right
"home (pool house) built around a rear courtyard or a nice pool. I think I am ready... This pool house would be on the side, rather than directly in the back of the main... from the pool/courtyard, so that we are not directly looking into each other's homes... house and pool house would be connected by a loggia type room, that has slide back patio... perhaps the pool home could be rented out, or used as a caregiver cottage. We are thinking..."
What's That Sound? 9 Home Noises and How to Fix Them
Bumps and thumps might be driving you crazy, but they also might mean big trouble. We give you the lowdown and which pro to call for help
"The last pool I had the pool vacuum ran off the pool pump and the pump had a timer so... and loud pool cleaning equipment that works 24X7 from April-October right next to our... indoor pool that is positioned just below our window. It goes off every 10 minutes... to the pool equipment sound problem. I was hoping someone on Houzz would have already... ghbor-pools and pumps and fans and sounds right next to windows/screened in porc..."
Houzz Call: Show Us Your Great Patio, Deck or Rooftop!
"wildlife Pool House & Outdoor Entertaining Spaces Unique pool area Springtime on our... to the pool among the bougainvillea, blackberry bushes, the lemon, apricot and,orange... love our pool patio with summer kitchen and OLR (outdoor living room!). we live out... for the pool we have built everything ourselves. The slope of the land has allowed... wading pool out! Updated patio using recycled walkway cut for stepping stones saving..."
Why Is There a Bathtub in the Backyard?
Nope, it's not waiting for bulk trash pickup. These days outdoor tubs are serving soakers, beer drinkers and even the fishes
"want a pool so I can swim laps. But if we ever add a tub to the back yard, that would... small pool with chemicals. Being able to clean the tub would be great. They make... have a pool, but it's so expensive to build and maintain. I like the idea of a tub... aboveground pool's sidewalls are almost beyond patching, I plan to turn that area into... a lap pool and an clawfoot bath like the one we had to recapture my most pleasant..."
Let’s Clear Up Some Confusion About Solar Panels
Different panel types do different things. If you want solar energy for your home, get the basics here first
"thanks My pool guy says solar panels to heat the pool are hard on the pool motor because... homes and pool houses in the 70s with these options, in Iowa ,Wintergreen VA, and Farmington... that the pool heater run all the time. Is this true? I would like more info on the... heat a pool also. Thanks At goaldriven - it depends on you...the water will only warm... for your pool? If so, that will keep the water warm during down time when the filter..."
Houzz Tour: A California Craftsman Bungalow Lightens Up
"plus a pool house and studio... Moroccan pool bath is majestic! There's just plain love in all the design of the cabinetry... counters and pool deck meets garden high-albido stone arrangement. Great article for an... designed the pool. The pool surround is sandstone. There is a large ledge on the left side... of the pool for sitting a spell in the water. The building behind the pool is the... swimming pool bathroom is accessible from the pool house and directly from the outside..."
My Houzz: Cliff May Homeowners Lead the Way in Long Beach
Two Realtors and their renovated home set the bar for midcentury nostalgia and style in their Cliff May tract
"swampy pool, outdated appliances and light fixtures, an army of ants and a four-sided... very good pool. I love this house so much that my copy of 'Cliff May and the Modern... had a pool in our front yard. It was the first house of many my hubby and I have... in, the pool was "a shallow swamp," according to Rochelle. The couple restored the... Flintstone Pool or Kramer Lagoon.The lack of a true front door is a distinctive marker..."
Brilliant Idea: The Kitchen Window Pass-Through
"had a pool in the backyard and would spend the entire day out there. One of my mother's... kitchen to pool area in Florida. It is a wonderful addition to outdoor fun. When my kids... caged pool. I've always liked the idea. We'll have a wall of windows, some of which... in the pool without dripping through the house. If you don't have a pool, it's still... across the pool.3. Place the pass-through on the side of the kitchen facing the action..."
Houzz Tour: High-End Luxury, Highest Ecofriendly Rating in California
Solar panels and energy savers let this posh LEED Platinum home produce as much energy as it consumes
"feet; pool house: 700 square feet... of the pool house and garage and the grass stripes in the driveway. Killer view also... like the pool especially and the beachy furnishings. I wonder about the sand pit seating... solar-heated pool, decking and low-maintenance landscaping. In sunny Southern California... and the pool house. The roof installations provide passive cooling inside both spaces... swimming pool is heated with a dedicated set of solar panels. "During a normal sunny..."
Guest Picks: Design-Forward Outdoor Furniture
Treat yourself to one of these splurge-worthy patio pieces and enjoy great outdoor style for many summers to come
"around your pool, backyard or beach house. I promise, you won't be disappointed, because... across pool decks and patios and do I need cushions to make them comfortable for all... for my pool area. I live in the Caribbean, so the weather there is hot and rainy ;)... around your pool. You do remember that old song, "Swinging on a Star?" Now you can hang... around a pool. Also, this is made in Brazil, where there is a bevy of designers making..."