If you want to add a swimming pool to your property, make sure your swimming pool design matches your pool landscaping. This is important to consider when you decide on the shape and size of your pool. As a matter of fact, coordinating landscaping design and pool design is important if you want to make your swimming pool look good. Given below are a few pool landscape designing tips that you can follow for this purpose.

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Location

First of all, you need to consider the size of your pool and its location. In other words, you need to consider the overall design of your landscape. Decide on the entry and exit points. Find out how the location of your swimming pool will work with other elements such as the garden furniture, cooking areas, gardens and so on.

Shape

If your outdoor space will look natural with curved garden beds and retaining walls, then it’s a good idea to have a natural-looking pool. A swimming pool in a rectangular, oval or round shape, however, can be a great choice for a formal, structured Garden.

But if your property features pavement or stones, then your swimming pool will be an element of formal design. What you need to do is consider many shapes and find out from different vantage points and angles.

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Surroundings

You also need to take into account the surroundings of your swimming pool. Most homeowners prefer a hard surface surrounding in order to relax in summer. If your pool has greenery around it, keep in mind that you will find it difficult to keep your swimming pool clean. You can choose from a lot of options, such as a wooden deck, tiles, paving stones and concrete.

Fencing

Some places have a law that requires you to have a fence around your swimming pool. Aside from this you also need to follow some rules as far as his access design and height of your pool fencing is concerned.

You can choose from different materials to make your pool fencing. One of the most popular choices wrought iron. You can also construct a wall or build a wooden fence. If you want to build a wall, you can get the most out of its design potential.

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Interior color

It is important to keep in mind that deeper pool water looks dark blue. Therefore if you have a deep blue, the interior of your pool will look darker. Similarly, if your pool area is darker, it will observe most of the light making your pool water feel warmer.

Aside from this, the interior color of your swimming pool depends upon the design of your overall landscape. The light color is the best choice for a classical Mediterranean look. On the other hand, the dark interior creates a modern look.

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