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13 backyard pools you'll wish were yours

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If you've always wanted a pool in your backyard, then these 13 ideas may just be perfect enough for your home. Whether you just need it as a place to relax and unwind, or to entertain the kids on a hot summer day, have a look at these awesome tips and tricks to enhance and upgrade your outdoor living space in chic style. Let's be inspired by some of this lovely ideas that can easily be incorporated into our own homes.

1. Striking square

A small yard may mean less space to design a spacious pool, but that doesn't mean you can't cool off in style.

2. With a pizza area

Why not incorporate a gorgeous gourmet grill experience to your exterior with a fascinating outdoor pizza oven. Meals with loved ones will never be the same!

3. Modern

Decorate your pool area with similar hues to the pool and always be amazed by the modernity of your chill zone.

4. Courtyard

Courtyard Pool & Relax: country Pool by Tim Ziehl Architects
Tim Ziehl Architects

Courtyard Pool & Relax

Tim Ziehl Architects

Be creative with a fancy courtyard, include some floor sweeping drapes and you'll add that island vibe in no time.

5. On the lawn

Lynnwood Strubenkop Estate : modern Pool by Gorgeous Gardens
Gorgeous Gardens

Lynnwood Strubenkop Estate

Gorgeous Gardens

Relax on your lovely green lawn that decorates your yard in perfect carpet style.

6. Waters' edge

Roca Llisa: modern Pool by ARRCC
ARRCC

Roca Llisa

ARRCC

Admire the horizon from the comfort of your infinity pool. Relaxation has never been this sensational!

7. Fountain

Project Completed by Liquid Landscapes: modern Pool by Liquid Landscapes
Liquid Landscapes

Project Completed by Liquid Landscapes

Liquid Landscapes

Include a lovely dark toned wooden deck into your design and a fountain for a bit of enchantment.

8. At sunset

There's nothing more calming to the mind, body and soul than just enjoying the sunset in all its splendour.

9. The full length

Roca Llisa: modern Pool by ARRCC
ARRCC

Roca Llisa

ARRCC

A pool the same length as your house is a great way to practice your daily laps.

10. From the garden

The one storey home with plenty of garden space is a great way to spend time with loved ones.

11. Private

House Swart (Cameron Court Unit 1): modern Pool by Swart & Associates Architects
Swart & Associates Architects

House Swart (Cameron Court Unit 1)

Swart & Associates Architects

Your family will be safe and secure in the compound of your home as they enjoy the privacy of the space too.

12. Mountain

Preller Clifton: modern Pool by DV8 Architects
DV8 Architects

Preller Clifton

DV8 Architects

Catch a glimpse of the mountain from your poolside, make your terrace an ever-evolving work of art.

13. Rusticity

House Oranjezicht: scandinavian Pool by ATTIK Design
ATTIK Design

House Oranjezicht

ATTIK Design

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