Jul , Keeping up with the growing popularity for natural swimming pools, Herzog de Meuron has completed a biologically filtered bathing lake in Switzerland swimming pools in the town, Herzog de Meuron developed the design for the Naturbad Riehen in the spirit of Badi the traditional wooden pools
Mar , So how does this compare to tradition swimming pool maintenance Like our design philosophy, Eco Brooklyn s swimming hole should blend low energy costs with little to no waste or hazardous chemicals Here is a simple diagram from Inspiration Green that depicts exactly how natural swimming pools
Mar , For the most beautiful looking natural swimming pool in the world, go to the lagoon in the rock located on the Greek Island of Thassos For contemporary African design, stay in the outback with a swimming pool overlooking the nearby waterhole, visited by elephants as well as the big cats that are often
Jun , Companies like Clear Water Revival (UK) and Total Habitat (US) can help you design your perfect dream pond, or revamp the pool you already have The cost of new natural ponds versus conventional swimming pools is said to be comparable, but maintenance costs for a chemical free pool will be much
Aug , These natural swimming pools seem to have been created as dream pools before we even got the chance to imagine it for ourselves The first pool, with its softly sinuous descending path adorned with natural stone, leaves the impression of a carefully designed combination of traditional materials on one
Jun , Natural pool Natural swimming ponds offer a tranquil escape from reality Flickr Peri Apex Nature lovers and chlorine haters, rejoice There s a new pool in town And by pool, we mean pond How much does a swimming pond cost The design you choose plays into the overall cost of installation Here s a
May , Not too long ago, we had a post on Freshome entitled Amazing Pool Ideas For Contemporary Houses It was a very enchanting collection of swimming pools, with an exquisite design and an original approach Today s set is a complementary treat, featuring fabulous looking pools, only this time they are
Aug , Back in January, London based architects Studio Octopi released some conceptual designs for the creation of natural swimming pools in the River Thames The designs were created for an open ideas contest The response was so positive, however, that updated designs have now been released.
Jan , Aquazena swimming pool by Mikou Studio The development of the spaces gives priority to transparency, and the depth of field associated with very good use of daylight, explained Salwa and Selma Mikou Plans to convert disused Paris Metro stations into swimming pools and galleries unveiled
The Equis House by Barclay Crousse Architecture is one of the most amazing glass walled swimming pools I have come across with its bridge design Glass brick ceiling tiles let the natural sunlight shine down into the swimming pool and these tiles are of course a nd glass walled area to the lap pool Source.
Apr , Swimming can be great exercise and a lot of fun! But the chlorine used in most pools can have some negative side effects, not the least of which is reliance on toxic (and finicky) chemicals For health, environmental and aesthetic reasons, a lot of people have expressed interest in alternatives to chlorine
Apr , Not too long ago, we featured Breathtaking Natural Swimming Pools presented on DesignRulz Due to the Many designs include natural rock pools, spas, waterfalls, and gardens, while also incorporating fire features, stone arbors, outdoor kitchens, custom seating, grottos, and other accents In fact
Aug , In the Le?a Swimming Pools, Siza demonstrates a connection with the natural while maintaining its individuality as a modern construction The pools have been recognized as an important moment in architecture because of Siza s incredible tact in reconciling his own design with the principles of the
Aug , Is a lap pool for you It s a good project for you if you love swimming, are looking for an in home setup for laps or are interested in a low impact workout Whom to hire A pool and spa contractor to install (some installers also offer design services) You also may want to hire a landscape architect to integrate
Jul , Image from Design Crave BOTTOM ROW Twice a year, in September and December, the water level at Victoria Falls, on the border of Zambia and Zimbabwe, is low enough to reveal a natural swimming hole, called the Devil s Pool, at the top of the waterfall Brave souls can swim to the very edge of the
May , Summer s sweltering heat is just weeks away, and if you re already daydreaming about stunningly scenic swimming pools in exotic locales, there s no that could make this image of the adults only infinity pool at the Evason Phuket Resort look more like paradise (except maybe a frozen organic daiquiri).
Jun , Natural swimming pools come with a number of benefits, the first being health Because no chemicals are used at any point, skin reactions to chlorine are avoided and itchy, red eyes are gone as well! Another benefit is the design flexibility While some may opt for a pond like appearance to work with all the
Sep , On warm summer days, when the large glass sliding doors are open, the sun deck becomes a natural extension of the new swimming pool space Despite its humble and utilitarian ambitions, it demonstrates a clarity of design and a number of carefully chosen elements and details that enhance the
Jun , If you re going to own a swimming pool in a Nordic nation, you may as well do it with style In the splendid Villa Midgard in Stockholm, DAP architects were very keen to make the pool a natural part of their project Come see more Nordic lifestyle, design and architecture over at and .
May , Natural swimming pools combine swimming areas and water gardens Materials and designs vary the pools can be lined with rubber or reinforced polyethylene and may look rustic or modern but they all rely on regeneration zones, areas where aquatic plants act as organic cleansers The pools have
Mar , Our design scheme emphasizes the roof as a determinant element of the building with an elliptical beach border of wood laths which is accessible The swimming pool hall is designed in a spirit of fluidity and openness with natural light coming both from the facade and the ? glass carpets ? on the roof.
May , The real beauty is that natural swimming pools require a small fraction of the electrical energy to maintain plus this can be achieved without compromising the healthy water Moreover, natural pools do not host mosquitoes since the diverse ecology include fauna that predates on the mosquitoes and their