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Can't decide between green or blue pool water? If you love both of these options, consider ColorScapes Cayman Green Blue pool finish. Bright blue and turquoise quartz crystals combine the beauty of both colors in one exquisite finish, energizing your poolscape with riveting hues and soothing texture.
When you want to keep the focus on a million-dollar view, chose a pool finish that blends seamlessly with the landscape. The swimming pool design for this mountain-top home uses deep blue QuartzScapes Curaçao Nights pool finish for an end result that complements the stunning horizon rather than competing with it.
A freeform pool can curve to fit around buildings, property lines, and landscaping, ensuring maximum pool size for the allotted area. Dress it up with a premium interior finish, like StoneScapes French Gray Puerto Rico Blend, for the texture and shimmer of a pebble-filled beach right in your own backyard.
This cloistered California courtyard ensures homeowner privacy while highlighting the majestic mountain horizon. An expansive wall-to-wall, multi-level poolscape offers a great spot for breathtaking views, whether you’re lounging on the sun shelf, enjoying the all-tile slide, or relaxing in one of two raised spas. Crystal blue waters are courtesy of StoneScapes® Irish Mist pool finish with abalone shell accent, coupled with NPT’s Nebula tile accent. To locate an NPT Design Center near you, call 1-888-476-7665.
Your picture-perfect location deserves a stunning poolscape to match. This Palm Springs homeowner turned a spacious courtyard, with its aspirational mountain backdrop, into a dramatic desert oasis. Multiple, interconnected pools allow for a number of water-based features – including a sun deck with shade umbrella, a swim-up bar, and a pair of raised spas.
StoneScapes Midnight Blue Mini Pebbles pool finish is an outstanding choice for creating a mysterious and alluring poolscape. The product's dynamic properties, from its dark gray base to its colorful glass beads, transform its appearance depending on sunlight, time of day, water depth and other factors. In addition to beauty, mini pebbles add a soothing texture to the bottom of your pool.
This beautiful Grecian-style pool uses a classically elegant color palette to deliver a luxurious backyard retreat. NPT StoneScapes Puerto Rico Blend Large Sand pool finish provides the supple green water and beige tanning ledge, enhanced by natural stone coping and decking. Neutral earth-toned NPT Catania Sand pool tile decorates the waterline.
Looking for a pool finish that enhances the natural, organic look of your poolscape? StoneScapes Regular Pebbles Sand carries the same golden brown tones of warm sand into your backyard, ampliyfing the beauty of beach entries, spas and more. In deeper areas, pool water takes on a light green appearance. Pebble texture adds to the beachy experience.
Sheer Descent Cascades create beautiful water effects and a variable amount of motion from silent and serene to rushing waterfalls. This cascade pair accents the 4ft raised wall and matches the spa overflow. The added movement helps the NPT StoneScapes Tahoe Blue Touch of Glass Puerto Rico Blend to glisten in the sun.
Rolling hills and an expansive desert landscape make the perfect backdrop for this stylish freeform pool. Imagine gazing out at the views from this attached raised spa. This pool gains its calming medium blue water color from NPT StoneScapes Tahoe Blue Mini Pebbles pool finish, enhanced with quartzite coping.
Capture the joy and beauty of a cloudless afternoon sky with StoneScapes Mini Pebbles White pool finish. White pebbles and base create a crystal-clear sparkling blue environment that transports you to the cooling waters of the Arctic. Coupled with soothing pebble texture, this product is beautiful to look at and pleasant to touch.
Sparkling StoneScapes Aqua White Puerto Rico Blend pool finish creates this desert jewel’s bright blue water color. Lightwaves Blue 2x2 tile highlights the infinity pool’s two spillover sides and visually connects the raised spa to the poolscape. A tanning ledge with umbrella promotes relaxation and fun.
Pool finish, tile, water features and environment come together in perfect harmony in this opulent azure poolscape. StoneScapes Aqua Blue Mini Pebble creates the vibrant turquoise water color, enhanced by the green-blue tones in the Verona Borba Turquoise waterline tile. The copper fire bowls form the connection between the tile’s earth tones and the desert environment.
Equinox Black Steel 1x2 pool tile transforms this raised spa into an opulent, shimmering mosaic. Dark gray, turquoise and iridescent tiles alternate between textured and shiny exteriors for a dynamic appearance. Due to its multicolored nature, this pool tile suits most pool finishes – pictured here, StoneScapes White.
This homeowner's one-of-a-kind pool, finished using NPT's PolishedScapes Silver Reef, accentuates the natural curvature and beauty of their backyard. A dock connects the backyard paradise, complete with silver travertine decking, deck jets, pool bubblers, raised spa and fire bowls, to the magnificent coastal setting.
The perfect use of your backyard? Turning it into an endlessly fun poolscape. With so many NPT pool finishes, tiles and hardscapes to choose from, you can make it uniquely yours. This homeowner uses NPT QuartzScapes Grenadine Gray pool finish, Raku Cobalt and Tribeca Light Marine 1x1 tiles and dimensional Oklahoma flagstone coping for their backyard escape.
This breathtaking vanishing edge pool is nothing short of a fantasy come to life. NPT QuartzScapes Reflections Midnight Blue color pool finsh defines the curvy shape while multifacted blue Meridian tile graces the waterline. Complete with a swim up bar, raised spa, sun shelf lounge and fire features, this is backyard bliss.
Enter this cement pool's deep dark green water, created using NPT StoneScapes Regular Black with Abalone shell, and transport yourself to paradise. Lounge on the sun shelf while the sheer descent water fall lulls you into relaxation. NPT's limestone coping and unilock paver decking enhance the luxurious outdoor area.
Want a poolscape that enhances your beautiful view? Take a page from this homeowner's book, whose NPT Lightwaves Sea Green tile-lined vanishing edge pool opens up to a stunning Texas lake scene. StoneScapes Mini Pebble Caribbean Blue with glass pool finish provides this naturally calming water color.
This homeowner maximized their space by installing a gorgeous freeform pool with a spillover spa in their backyard. NPT's StoneScapes Touch of Glass Puerto Rico Blend Tahoe Blue pool finish creates a dazzling blue water color, contrasting with NPT's Cowboy Coffee coping and colored concrete decking.
NPT's StoneScapes French Gray finish creates the geometric pool's refreshing light gray water color, complete with NPT's Waterfall Gray waterline tile. Soleil Silver tile on the raised spa, Belgard Mega-Lafitt Antique decking and natural paring promenade coping amplify the beauty of the home and poolscape.
Paradise is only a few steps away for the owner of this incredible feature-packed backyard escape. Finished in our popular StoneScapes Tahoe Blue, this dream pool has an elevated half moon spa, a stony cascade, waterslide, swim-up bar, tanning ledge, and plenty of seating for poolside dining and lounging.
Smaller pool spaces present great opportunities for personalization. NPT's StoneScapes® pool finishes lay the foundation for this Florida poolscape - Midnight Blue Regular Pebble for the the pool, with a large sun deck in Sand Mini Pebble - while Fusion Pinwheel tile edges along the entry stairs and a tile turtle mosaic deliver a whimsical custom touch.
When working with a grand view, bigger is not always better when it comes to pool design. This California home focused on a complete entertaining space to accent their golf course view, which includes an intimate "cocktail" pool, fire pit seating area, separate overflow spa, and large barbecue island. Po Pot water features with planters add a dash of seasonal color to the Grey Simulated Quartzite NPT tile and QuartzScapes French Gray pool finish.
This Roman-inspired pool design, featuring a StoneScapes® Aqua White pool finish and NPT's Coral Rustic and Lightwaves Aquamarine tile accents, is an elegant and fitting addition to this Mediterranean-style home. Using classic shapes with softened edges, the beauty of the space is sure to draw a crowd, even when swimming is not on the agenda.
The summer sun is no match for this cozy party pool, featuring QuartzScapes French Gray pool finish and a dramatic tile accent in OceanScapes Blackies tile. The homeowner included some in-pool shade with a quaint cafe table, outfitted with an umbrella stand and surrounded by ample, built-in seating.
Design your dream pool to play up the best features of your home - like a breathtaking waterfront view. Every element of this poolscape draws your eye to the water - from the vanishing edge framed by twin fire bowls, to the in-pool banquette seating. NPT's StoneScapes® Mini Pebble finishes bring a more natural, textured finish to the pond-like pool, with the beach entry and sun shelf in the Sand pool finish and the rest of the pool and attached spa in StoneScapes® Tahoe Blue Touch of Glass.
An L-shaped swimming pool can create two distinct swim spaces, allowing a little separation from different pool activities. The gradual stair-step entry and raised-edge lounging space create a relaxed corner of the pool, encouraging the more splash-prone pursuits to take place around the corner. Finished in NPT's PolishedScapes Summer Breeze, this pool features NPT's Equinox Multicolor and OceanScapes Nautilus tile accents, and a trio of mosaic tile stingrays offers a touch of whimsy.