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238 river pool Stories
My Houzz: Tour a Contemporary Townhouse on the Water
An elevator, a stunning outdoor patio space and a private beach contribute to an Oregon family's dream lakefront home
"of the river from every room make this Oregon home perfect for water lovers Jill and... Willamette River fit the bill. The couple worked with architect Curt Olson to build two... for a pool house renovation. Thank you. The door is manufactured by Weiland. h... reference the river without having fish and waves everywhere," says Jill. An elevator, lined... of the river. Bed: Crate & Barrel This laundry room and crafting space is one..."
See a Guesthouse Carved Into a Washington Cliff
"Columbia River Gorge in Washington state, Vince and Carol Bryan have some postcard-perfect... Columbia River Gorge Size: 4 bedroom alcoves, 1 bathroom and recreation room upstairs;... intrusive. Pool table needs re-felted with a nice neutral simonas cloth. Not really playable..."
Modern Design Captures Valuable Rain
Instead of letting a precious natural resource trickle away, these architectural features make the most of it
Houzz Tour: Tree House Living Inspires Southern Home
Embracing nature but with comforts like a hanging hot tub, this South Carolina house lets the homeowners enjoy the best of both worlds
"into the pool from the hot tub ... hope that's safe? Seriously, Three open sides of... over the pool, which in turn hangs over the path to the marsh. "When you're in the pool... pool, the sight line of the water is at the top of the marsh grass," describes Anderson... to the pool and terrace visually connect inside and out." The enclosed part is the... and the pool level below. Anderson designed the deck around the tree you see beyond..."
30 Dream Decks for Lounge Lovers
"Sandy River with a fabulous view of rapids and a canopy of trees overhead. The morning... Sandy River and we did EXACTLY what you did! The sound of the river flowing over... Marsh or river? Oh what a difficult choice! All I know is that we spend A LOT OF TIME... lovely pool and provides a place to walk along it and enjoy the giant palm trees.... with a river view in North Carolina. Multiple groupings of seats encourage quiet..."
Travel Guide: New Orleans for Design Lovers
Experience the city's energetic rebirth layered with centuries of history, seen in its architecture, museums, restaurants and more
Bridging the Distance Indoors
Houzz Tour: A Transformed Carriage House Opens for Play
The Top 5 Ways to Save Water at Home
Get on the fast track to preserving a valuable resource and saving money too with these smart, effective strategies
"swimming pool or hot tub. So, obviously, a great place to start water conservation efforts... from the rivers, etc. There will be a water crisis in the entire country if these ignorant... into our river and water systems is not sustainable and never has been. We need to... Colorado River Authority (LCRA) is a "not for Profit" business. So there is no ability... reuse pool water when it's time to drain it by balancing the water first, then draining..."
House Hunting? Look Carefully at the Light
"with a pool, large yards and many gardens, surrounded by lovely woods. It was close... of the river to the east. We also fixed the curtains so we can open them, and changed... to the pool, and the third now shows off a great side yard and gives the kitchen access... overlook a river (at 1/4 mile). Do I have more heat coming in during the summer - probably;... by the river. Absolute privacy. A few fruit trees. Bliss. And then winter came..."
Dream Spaces: Bedrooms With Amazing Views
Soaring over the city or nestled amidst nature, these sleeping spaces focus on the most divinely designed feature of all
"swimming pool. I don’t expect to achieve this goal soon (or ever). But it’s fun to... Columbia River Gorge Area in Washougal, WA Westchester Magazine is in the process of... Snake River and an Arabian horse ranch. A word of solidarity with Jason Shepherd... Lawrence river. You can see part of the view in the dining room http://www.houzz.co... tidal rivers and shorebirds foraging for food. Given its hilly terrain, it’s not..."
Houzz Tour: Going for Broke in Las Vegas
With bold architectural moves and killer views, this 8,000-square-foot resort-style home doesn’t hold back
"plus a pool house/office, large enough to accommodate the big parties the couple enjoys... need the pool and pool house. The rest would require a map and golf cart to get around... home. River stones in the desert? Oh, they must be ancient river stones - nice. The... negative-edge pool, with a raised spa and a shallow sundeck, reflects the back of the home... home and pool house. Outdoor furniture: Cane-line The main level includes living, dining..."
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... moving river, so mosquitos aren't an issue -- just the moths at night, so one of these... 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..."
Restoration Rallies a 1790 Stone Springhouse
An old outbuilding gets a new purpose — several purposes, that is — thanks to careful efforts by stonemasons and architects
"including pool house, home office and guesthouse. Houzz at a Glance Who lives here:... Salmon River. I sure wish someone with the resouces would rescue this very historic... used as a pool house so the flooring needs to stand up to wet feet and towels. A beautiful... as the pool and guest house it is. I doubt that there is a basement under here and... a new pool and a gentle pathway that connects to the main house higher up. The large..."
Sliding Walls Bring the Outside In
"terraces, pools, and other outdoor spaces become great amenities when the weather is... of the river and forest. Right now we have two large windows and a standard aluminum... a lap pool inserted into a yard between the house and the fence. The steel armature... hitting the pool and the interior. From inside these orange shades also help frame the... beyond the pool. The ability to take two steps beyond the opening in the wall into the..."