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2016 St. George Utah Parade of Homes
2016 St. George Utah Parade of Homes
Xcellent HomesXcellent Homes
Mid-sized trendy backyard concrete and l-shaped infinity hot tub photo in Salt Lake City
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Inspiration for a mid-sized modern backyard l-shaped lap pool remodel in Los Angeles with decking
Gainey Ranch Contemporary
Gainey Ranch Contemporary
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French Country Modern
French Country Modern
Exterior Worlds Landscaping & DesignExterior Worlds Landscaping & Design
A couple by the name of Claire and Dan Boyles commissioned Exterior Worlds to develop their back yard along the lines of a French Country garden design. They had recently designed and built a French Colonial style house. Claire had been very involved in the architectural design, and she communicated extensively her expectations for the landscape. The aesthetic we ultimately created for them was not a traditional French country garden per se, but instead was a variation on the symmetry, color, and sense of formality associated with this design. The most notable feature that we added to the estate was a custom swimming pool installed just to the rear of the home. It emphasized linearity, complimentary right angles, and it featured a luxury spa and pool fountain. We built the coping around the pool out of limestone, and we used concrete pavers to build the custom pool patio. We then added French pottery in various locations around the patio to balance the stonework against the look and structure of the home. We added a formal garden parallel to the pool to reflect its linear movement. Like most French country gardens, this design is bordered by sheered bushes and emphasizes straight lines, angles, and symmetry. One very interesting thing about this garden is that it is consist entirely of various shades of green, which lends itself well to the sense of a French estate. The garden is bordered by a taupe colored cedar fence that compliments the color of the stonework. Just around the corner from the back entrance to the house, there lies a double-door entrance to the master bedroom. This was an ideal place to build a small patio for the Boyles to use as a private seating area in the early mornings and evenings. We deviated slightly from strict linearity and symmetry by adding pavers that ran out like steps from the patio into the grass. We then planted boxwood hedges around the patio, which are common in French country garden design and combine an Old World sensibility with a morning garden setting. We then completed this portion of the project by adding rosemary and mondo grass as ground cover to the space between the patio, the corner of the house, and the back wall that frames the yard. This design is derivative of those found in morning gardens, and it provides the Boyles with a place where they can step directly from their bedroom into a private outdoor space and enjoy the early mornings and evenings. We further develop the sense of a morning garden seating area; we deviated slightly from the strict linear forms of the rest of the landscape by adding pavers that ran like steps from the patio and out into the grass. We also planted rosemary and mondo grass as ground cover to the space between the patio, the corner of the house, and the back wall that borders this portion of the yard. We then landscaped the front of the home with a continuing symmetry reminiscent of French country garden design. We wanted to establish a sense of grand entrance to the home, so we built a stone walkway that ran all the way from the sidewalk and then fanned out parallel to the covered porch that centers on the front door and large front windows of the house. To further develop the sense of a French country estate, we planted a small parterre garden that can be seen and enjoyed from the left side of the porch. On the other side of house, we built the Boyles a circular motorcourt around a large oak tree surrounded by lush San Augustine grass. We had to employ special tree preservation techniques to build above the root zone of the tree. The motorcourt was then treated with a concrete-acid finish that compliments the brick in the home. For the parking area, we used limestone gravel chips. French country garden design is traditionally viewed as a very formal style intended to fill a significant portion of a yard or landscape. The genius of the Boyles project lay not in strict adherence to tradition, but rather in adapting its basic principles to the architecture of the home and the geometry of the surrounding landscape. For more the 20 years Exterior Worlds has specialized in servicing many of Houston's fine neighborhoods.
Alamo Hillside Modern Home and Pool
Alamo Hillside Modern Home and Pool
Creative EnvironmentsCreative Environments
Peter Koenig Landscape Designer, Gene Radding General Contracting, Creative Environments Swimming Pool Construction
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The Summer House
The Summer House
Murray HomesMurray Homes
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Fishhawk Ranch
Fishhawk Ranch
Ryan Hughes Design/BuildRyan Hughes Design/Build
The brick face of the palm tree planter on the left mirrors the kitchen's fireplace, helping to bring the space together with a cohesive design palette and aesthetic. Retaining wall water feature adds the pleasing sound of gentle waterfall.
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Q Design Group LLCQ Design Group LLC
Mid-sized elegant backyard stone and l-shaped lap hot tub photo in Other
ISABELLA residence
ISABELLA residence
Symmetry ArchitectsSymmetry Architects
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Shawnee Wooded Retreat
Shawnee Wooded Retreat
TributaryTributary
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Norway Project
Norway Project
Carpenter + Lueckemeyer Custom HomesCarpenter + Lueckemeyer Custom Homes
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Little Horn Residence
Little Horn Residence
AquaTerra OutdoorsAquaTerra Outdoors
This late 70's ranch style home was recently renovated with a clean, modern twist on the ranch style architecture of the existing residence. We were hired to create the entire outdoor environemnt including the new pool and spa. Similar to the renovated home, this aquatic environment was designed to take a traditional pool and gives it a clean, modern twist. The site proved to be perfect for a long, sweeping curved water feature that can be seen from all of the outdoor gathering spaces as well as many rooms inside the residence. This design draws people outside and allows them to explore all of the features of the pool and outdoor spaces. Features of this resort like outdoor environment include play pool with two lounge areas with LED lit bubblers, Pebble Tec Pebble Sheen Luminous series pool finish, Lightstreams glass tile, spa with six custom copper Bobe water spillway scuppers, water feature wall with three custom copper Bobe water scuppers, Fully automated with Pentair Equipment, LED lighting throughout the pool and spa, gathering space with automated fire pit, lounge deck area, synthetic turf between step pads and deck and a fully loaded Gourmet outdoor kitchen to meet all the entertaining needs. This outdoor environment cohesively brings the clean & modern finishes of the renovated home seamlessly to the outdoors to a pool and spa for play, exercise and relaxation. Photography: Daniel Driensky
Canturbury- Dallas
Canturbury- Dallas
Summerhill PoolsSummerhill Pools
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French Farmhouse
French Farmhouse
Mirador BuildersMirador Builders
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Plainfield, IL Swimming Pool with Swim Lane and 2 Automatic Covers
Plainfield, IL Swimming Pool with Swim Lane and 2 Automatic Covers
Platinum PoolcarePlatinum Poolcare
Request Free Quote This innovative swimming pool measures 16'0" x 35'0" and has a 10.75'0" swim lane. Due to the offset for the swim lane, the pool features two separate automatic pool safety covers to completely cover the pool. Diving Board, deep water benches, Ledgestone pool coping and LED colored lighting complete the aesthetic. Photos by Larry Huene
Highfield Barbados Home Pool
Highfield Barbados Home Pool
Waterscapes Pools & SpasWaterscapes Pools & Spas
Pool with glass tile and infinity edge spa with outdoor dining and entertainment area. photo credit: Larry Taylor
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Wild Dog Digital Real Estate PhotographyWild Dog Digital Real Estate Photography
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L-Shaped Pool Ideas

Greenwich CT Residence
Greenwich CT Residence
JDS Designs, Inc.JDS Designs, Inc.
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Clean Cut
Clean Cut
Texas PoolsTexas Pools
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