Posted on Monday, July 31, 2017

Make your landscaped pool project a perfect experience

In dealing with many potential and existing clients I've come to notice that many of them do not know what it takes, or the time it takes, to design and build the pool setting they have envisioned. First of all, they sometimes confuse companies that install pools with companies like ours—landscape design and build contractors that start with a blank slate and custom design, and then install and build—the pool and landscaping that ideally matches their vision. They may even start their search by talking with the wrong types of contractors altogether—often a confusing and inefficient use of their time. ..

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Posted on Friday, March 31, 2017

Pools are for Playing

Deciding to invest in a pool is a big decision. But, it's not just an investment in your property, it's an investment in your outdoor lifestyle. (Remember this last thought, we’ll be coming back to it.) ..

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Posted on Friday, April 22, 2016

A "Pool" or "A Landscaped Pool Oasis", what are you looking for?

This is an important question and an important distinction. It can have a big influence on the investment needed for your project, the contractors qualified to do your project, and how your project will look when it's finished. ..

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Posted on Tuesday, August 25, 2015

10 Things You Need to Know about Fiberglass Pools

When new clients call me about installing a fiberglass pool many of the same questions come up. They’ve heard or read about fiberglass pools but have often also heard or read about a number of myths about them as well. That's where we come in. We are happy to provide the information they need to make a final decision as to whether a fiberglass pool is the right choice for them.  ..

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Posted on Friday, July 31, 2015

5 Trends in Pool Landscape Design

The trends we are seeing this year balance those that are focused on aesthetic, enjoyment, and lifestyle considerations with practical matters like safety and security. Some do both. Here is what we have been designing, building, or seeing in pool landscape design in Toronto in 2015. ..

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Posted on Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Choosing Pool Features

So you're thinking about putting in a pool.  ..

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Posted on Friday, December 19, 2014

2014 is Almost Over—Start Thinking About Your Landscape Design Now for 2015

For me, as a landscape designer, designing outdoor spaces is all about creating spaces you want to spend time in—comfortable, relaxing spaces where you can entertain or escape to for a much-needed respite from your busy schedule. ..

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Posted on Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Pool Options for Small Backyards

Some of our happiest pool customers didn't start out shopping for a pool at all. Now, when I say pool here, I'm using it in a broader context to include Inground Fiberglass Pools, Hydropools, Aquatrainers, Hot Tubs and Spas. ..

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Posted on Monday, July 07, 2014

The Finished Pool Project

We've come a long way and  the project is finally finished. If you remember, the clients wanted to transform their rather plain side yard into a space in which they would be proud to entertain and in which their children could play and swim. ..

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Posted on Monday, June 23, 2014

Pool installation almost complete

We haven't quite finished our pool installation but we're almost there. Pictures of the finished pool design and installation will follow shortly. We're sending out our photographer, (Hi Jenn!), to get some great shots for you. ..

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Posted on Thursday, May 22, 2014

Adding the details to our pool installation

Our current pool installation is proceeding as planned. ..

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