If you are lucky enough to have a backyard, you understand how the perfect pool design can transform your property. It turns out that there are actually a few other steps you can take to make the most of your yard as well. Here is an overview of turning your yard into a backyard paradise.
Choose the Perfect Pool Design
There is no such thing as a paradise without a pool, so the first step in transforming your backyard into such a dreamscape is to install the perfect pool. Modern, contemporary designs tend to work well if you do not have much space in your yard, as they emphasize sharp corners and straight lines. If you have a bit more room, you might be interested in a more flowing pool that conforms to your landscape.
Appeal to All Senses with Water Features
Many people find swimming pools relaxing, even if they do not particularly enjoy swimming. Staring at the rippling water is nice, but why not appease your other senses as well? Consider installing a water feature like a babbling brook that produces the sounds of nature for a peaceful backyard ambience. You can also place a fountain in the middle of your pool that continuously sprays water into the air in a dazzling display for your eyes and ears. Since everyone has a blue pool, consider adding vibrant neon lights for a unique atmosphere.
Balance Hardscaping and Softscaping
If you are an avid swimmer, you will still want a nice view from inside the pool. You can make the most of your backyard paradise by adding complementary hardscape and softscape materials. Paradise means walking to your pool on a brick patio lined with tidy shrubs that extend around the pool area.
Do you like the idea of turning your yard into a backyard paradise? If you do, contact Pools by Design or visit our website. We specialize in spa and pool design and Tucson and are happy to transform your backyard. For more information about our services, please feel free to give us a call at (520) 797-6675 today.