More stories about Design/Construction

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    Designers should plan projects well in advance from the perspectives of aesthetics and construction alike

  • In the Mix

    Swimming pool gunite and shotcrete experts discuss the true differences in their processes

  • Going Commercial

    In making the transition from residential to commercial projects, too many contractors apply old methods

  • Water Jetting

    This method of prepping a surface for replastering requires large costs up front, but many say it’s worth the investment

  • Managing Pool Design and Construction

    Making sure that crews execute pool designs faithfully is an ongoing challenge

  • Rustic Elegance

    Pool Designers: Create the raw yet refined look of dry-stack stone

  • A Spray of Success

    Spraypads are continuing to gain in popularity. Here, designers and builders reveal keys to making them work.

  • Set in Stone

    A natural granite outcropping provides the perfect backdrop for this central Connecticut pool

  • Step by Step

    Tips for making pool entries as seamless as possible

  • Modern Day South

    A pictorial of a pool and waterfeature meant to capture the local architecture, incorporating Southern nature with modern style.