The pool in a single family home is becoming more common, with different shapes and sizes, it fits most buildings. In addition to making the environment more beautiful, having a pool can be a great alternative to enjoy the hot summer days with convenience and without spending too much.
Many projects do not dispense with a pool at home, even with limited space. In narrow areas, it is recommended that the pool be located in the back, following the maximum allowed limit of the lot.
Vinyl, concrete and fiberglass are the most commonly used conventional materials in swimming pools. They may be more classic or modern, but all take a moment of leisure and relaxation.
When designing, it is important to check the available space and do the study of the sunshine, so that you know exactly the natural lighting that the pool will receive. Because they are permanent, choose a design where functionality and aesthetics are appropriate.
In addition to deciding these most basic items, you need to check out other issues that are also important in building a pool. The cost of the work can vary depending on the material and the finish desired, which can affect the time frame for performing this type of work. Another important factor is to be aware of the maintenance required for each type of material and, finally, to choose the design and the aesthetic details.
Models and photos of houses with swimming pools
If you are planning to build a house with a pool, here are some basic tips and ideas on how to add this area of leisure to your home projects:
Picture 1 - Position the pool in a place that has the highest incidence of the sun.
Before choosing the location of the pool, it is necessary to evaluate the positioning of the sunlight on the ground during the daytime hours to choose the ideal place.
Picture 2 - Another option is to make an internal passage with the drawing of the swimming pool.
In this project we have a connection from one side of the pool to the other.
Picture 3 - Create a very cozy environment in the pool area.
Picture 4 - For narrow terrain, the right choice is the long and rectangular format.
Picture 5 - If the house has a plan in L, one can close the square with a swimming pool.
Picture 6 - A project with the pool in front of the house.
Picture 7 - House with infinity pool.
Infinite Edge is a trend that has come to stay in pool designs. It gives the impression that the pool has no end and that its edge blends the landscape.
Picture 8 - Harmonize the architecture of the house with the pool, both have curvilinear traits.
Picture 9 - Create an area with deck, armchairs and sofas.
In both large pools and small pools, the wooden deck is the darling of modern designs to house sun loungers and sofas around the pool.
Picture 10 - The backyard at the back of the house is the ideal place to insert the pool.
If you prefer privacy when attending the pool, choose a location where visibility from outside the residence is limited.
Picture 11 - Do not forget to increase the area with landscaping and a floor plan.
A landscaping project certainly makes all the difference around the pool and in the yard. Invest in this option to make the area even more enchanting.
Picture 12 - The lighting in the pool helps to enhance the night.
Picture 13 - Create drawings with the pads of the pool.
In this project, different colors of pads were used at the bottom of the pool to create this differentiated squared effect.
Picture 14 - The side of the house is another nice place to insert the pool.
In some areas, the back space may not be enough to house a swimming pool. On larger widths, this is the solution.
Picture 15 - When the ground is small, the ideal is to start the swimming pool soon after the construction.
Picture 16 - For larger spaces, the pool can be indented with a beautiful deck.
Picture 17 - Build the pool in the middle of the terrain, so everyone can enjoy this beautiful view.
Picture 18 - Swimming pool in a privileged place.
Picture 19 - Swimming pool in the back of the residence with different depths.
Image 20 - Another possibility is to build a leisure area in this scheme, with the environments integrated into the pool.
Picture 21 - House with pool at the back of the land.
Picture 22 - House overlooking the pool.
Image 23 - Straight lines dominate architecture and landscaping.
Picture 24 - House with geometric pool.
Picture 25 - Project of house on the beach with pool.
Picture 26 - House with large pool.
Picture 27 - Large single storey house with pool.
Image 28 - The predominant contemporary style throughout the building.
Picture 29 - Leave the integrated areas so that the nature is much closer to the surroundings.
Picture 30 - Modern house project with swimming pool.
Picture 31 - House with small curve pool.
Image 32 - Design an innovative and modern design.
Picture 33 - Large house with pool in L.
Image 34 - The fountain brings all the charm to this area.
Picture 35 - The pool enters the inner part of the house creating a contemporary air in the construction.
Image 36 - In this project the architecture of the house is formed by straight lines, so the pool should follow the same concept.
Picture 37 - House with pool of tablets.
Picture 38 - Add an illumination, an elegant non-slip floor, a lawn and plants.
Picture 39 - House with small pool.
Image 40 - Pool design that separates two areas of the same construction.
Image 41 - To receive the friends: this project integrates the internal leisure area of the residence.
Picture 42 - House with swimming pool covered by pergola .
Picture 43 - Differential design of apartment with swimming pool on the balcony.
Picture 44 - Project of house with pool in the back and wooden deck with sofas.
Image 45 - Let the inner area of the house open to view the pool.
Picture 46 - Sobrado with traditional pool.
Picture 47 - House with pool in L in the back.
Picture 48 - House with triangular pool.
Picture 49 - Design of single storey house with pool in the back.
Image 50 - Build a pool house with a modern architecture.
Picture 51 - Simple house project with swimming pool.
Image 52 - Pool with glass walls in the surroundings for protection.
Picture 53 - The swimming pool can bypass the architecture of the house in a harmonious way.
Picture 54 - Beach house background with elegant pool in L.
Picture 55 - Design of house with infinity pool.
Image 56 - The famous pool house is ideal for those with large grounds.
Image 57 - Do not forget to put the top floor windows overlooking the pool.
Image 58 - It is possible to interconnect the internal and external with a modern and different pool.
Image 59 - In this project, the area around the pool is covered with plants and vines.
Image 60 - The pool area demands a landscaping in harmony with the architecture of the house.
Plants of houses with swimming pools
We have separated some house plants with pools found on the internet. So you can get inspired to design your own project. Check below:
1. House plan with 2 suites, 1 bedroom, balcony, party area and pool.
2. Floor with 3 bedrooms, 179sqm, gourmet space and swimming pool.
3. Ground floor house with 142sqm and pool with deck around.
4. House plan a suite and two demi-suites with pool on the side.
5. Floor plan with 298sqm and pool with deck.
6. House plan with 288sqm and swimming pool.
7. Project of single storey house with 3 suites and pool.
8. Project of townhouse with 178sqm, swimming pool and building.
9. Floor plan with 256sqm and pool in the back.
10 - Project of house with 5 suites and pool with deck.
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We hope that all these references with photos and plans have inspired you to imagine and design the ideal swimming pool for your construction.