Summer is officially in full swing, and we are counting down our top 10 outdoor pool designs, perfect for any backyard! While we have these beautiful warm sunny days, cool off at a swimming pool or hang out on a pool deck featuring the rugged look of stone veneer. Whether the pool area features natural or manufactured stone veneer as part of a retaining wall or simply a part of the home itself, we are sharing some best outdoor pool designs hoping to spark some inspiration. If you are looking to add a pool to your backyard or renovate an existing one or are building a new home and thinking about designing a pool area, there are a variety of ways to spruce up your design. Keep on reading to check out our top 10 outdoor pool designs for your backyard.
1. Tropical Getaway
Modern is an understatement when it comes to this pool side set-up! You’re not going to want to go back inside after a nice long summer day by the pool. So why not add a modular kitchen to your outdoor space to keep the party going all day and all night long! This ultra-modern kitchen using Pro-Fit® Modera™ Ledgestone, is the perfect match for this contemporary pool design!
2. Lounging at Dusk
Light up your outdoor firepits and go for a late-night swim, or simply lounge under the starry sky! Even at dusk, our WestCoast® Fieldstone looks exceptional on the pillars as they are truly the focal point of this backyard!
3. Peak to Peak
Lay down, dip your toes in the pool, and soak in the sun! While you’re at it, make sure to admire the beautiful posts featuring our Southwest Blend Pro-Fit® Ledgestone facing the mountain peaks! Get a picture-perfect pool design by adding our manufactured stone veneer to blend in effortlessly with the elements of nature!
4. Pizza & Pool Combo
Pizza after a long day at the pool? Count us in! This beautiful outdoor oasis is home to our Sierra Ridge Roman Castlestone and wood burning Iso’ven Pizza Oven. Take a seat by the firepit while you wait for our Iso’ven to cook up a traditional Neapolitan style pizza!
5. Outdoor Paradise
This outdoor pool is looking like a luxury resort! Our Chardonnay Pro-Fit® Alpine Ledgestone is the perfect faux stone for this poolside feature wall. The texture of the stone adds character to a space that is quite simple otherwise. Cultured Stone® products act as a great accessory to any outdoor pool space.
6. Blissful Living
The cool tones of our Cambrian Fieldstone is a natural fit with the blues incorporated on this modern farmhouse! A little touch of natural stone veneer goes a long way, such as around a hot tub surround, a small fireplace, or on pillars. Warm up in a luxurious looking hot tub and feel like you’re on a mini vacation in the Hamptons!
7. Rest & Relax
Take a much-needed break by the pool side and cozy up next to our faux stone! There is no doubt that an exterior application of our Aspen Country Ledgestone will be a sight that all of your neighbors will want to see. Adding an exterior full of stone veneer will undeniably change the vibe of your outdoor living, giving it a traditional and rustic feel.
8. Dusk to Dawn
It’s never too early or too late for a dip in your pool. It’s never too bright or too dark to embrace the beauty of our natural stone veneer! Our WestCoast® Fieldstone is a showstopper under any light, and truly makes this outdoor living space one-of-a-kind!
9. Tranquil Evenings
Enjoy a peaceful dip in the pool next to our ultra-modern natural stone veneer, that is perfectly fit for a tranquil environment! Almond Trail Linear Collection is a neutral and smooth stone veneer that suits calm environments, and for those who steer away from extremely textured surfaces and loud colors. Create a serene escape for you and your loved ones right in your backyard!
10. Pool Party
Are you ready to show off your pool to your friends and family this summer? We’ll give you an even better reason to boast, and that’s our WestCoast® Ledgestone! Natural stone veneer changes the entire look of a pool area giving it the appearance of a high-class resort! Get everyone at your pool party talking by adding a little hint of natural stone to the mix!
From Zen backyards to pool parties, we hope our top 10 outdoor pool designs sparked some inspiration! The addition of stone veneer to your pool area will completely change the ambiance of a backyard. Whether you’re a homeowner, skilled mason, contractor, designer, or builder, CSI – All Things Stone is here to be your source and resource for all things stone and more! Feel free to contact us if you have any questions, or if you need help in finding where to buy stone in your area. If you would like to use our online dealer search to find a store near you, please click here to find a store in Canada, or click here to find a store in the United States.