More stories about Design

  • A Complicated Magic

    Many of the materials used in pool design are very tasteful.

  • Pigments of the Imagination

    Many don’t know it, but Don McKinney leads a double life.

  • In the Company of Edison

    It could be argued that every pool builder is an inventor of sorts, designing a new creation to suit each homeowner.

  • Genesis 3 Collaborates with Landscape Groups

    Genesis 3 has entered into an affiliate sponsorship agreement with the Association of Professional Landscape Designers.

  • Pool Builders Use Google Tool to Fight Photo Rights Abuse

    A pool designer in New Jersey is using Google’s “Search by Image” tool to crack down on photo copyright infringement.

  • Welcome Back

    There’s something magical about New Orleans.

  • Touring Pools with Steve Sargent

    Rebecca Robledo, design/construction editor of Pool & Spa News, recently enjoyed a ride-along with Steve Sargent, president of Elite Custom Pools in Lake Forest, Calif. Steve builds some of the most high-end pools in Orange County.

  • Beauty of the Edge

    When I was in my 20s, I wrote a novel and was fortunate enough to have it published.

  • Overflowing in Style

    It is always interesting to follow the design process on a project.

  • A Jewel

    It was a tough task. The expert jury (two architects and two home builders) had to vet more than 400 entries to select just 29 winners of the 2012 Custom Home Design Awards.