People are always searching for the perfect swimming pool, once you have built your dream pool the next step is to look into the perfect patio or deck to match it. Much like swimming pools there are many different deck and patio ideas/designs or creative themes to surround your swimming pool. There are many different deck and patio ideas to look at, picking just one may be difficult, that’s why we, Premier Pools and Spas are here. Premier Pools and Spas is not only bringing you beautiful and stunning swimming pools, but also is providing tips on what type of patio or decking is perfect to match your inground swimming pool. There are many ways to complete your backyard oasis and a patio is just the thing. Like additional add ons to a swimming pool, a patio is something that completes and makes a pool look more elegant. Here are some, of many, patio and decking ideas that could be the perfect fit for your backyard. Less is more: Box woods anchor the base of the rear porch columns. Having lawn on all sides of the pool and spa helps make the space feel more expansive. Great design created for kids and family gatherings. Mix + Match: Using more than one material for your deck and patio gives it a more playful appearance. The rich combination of brick, stone and redwood adds a lot of character. In this inground swimming pool patio/deck you get a more rustic feel. Patio Flair: Matching your pool with a well designed patio is the key to entertaining. Inviting your friends and family over for a game night. The addition of curved seating and an attached fire pit can be fun for the whole family to enjoy. Decked out: Different areas around your pool and different levels of decking gives you multiple options for places to eat, lounge, and relax. It’s also a great place for your friends and family to hangout when you invite them over. Hard rock appeal: Random pavers, natural stone and artificial rock can transform the area around your pool to look like a mountain retreat. Giving your swimming pool a rustic setting/theme which is also accompanied by a large rock waterfall. Shade and Sun: Provide for those who use your swimming pool, with the various options to sit in the shade and play in the sun. Giving a poolside paradise for all the guests. Jet Set: This modified rectangled-shaped courtyard pool features travertine stone coping and stone decking. Six deck jet water features are included on the side corners of the swimming pool.