Upon reflection

A series of ponds lap at the edge of this remodelled house, enhancing the tranquil indoor-outdoor connection Read more

Water's edge

Swimming pools maximise the potential of both your property and your family Read more

Laid-back lifestyle

The colours of the beach are reflected in the Resene paint colours chosen for this holiday home Read more

Clean and green

Chemical-free, natural, self-cleaning swimming pools are the speciality of Palmco Landscapes Read more

Here to infinity

A sleek, cantilevered design and infinity edge bring a sense of drama to this cliff-top pool by Mayfair Pools Read more

Making a splash

Reflecting 30 years' experience in the pool industry, swimming and spa pools from The Spa and Pool Factory are safe, durable and easily maintained Read more

Party central

A self-contained poolhouse creates a new outdoor entertainment wing by the main living area Read more

Water art

Creativity and individuality are the key elements for pool designer Alvin Crosby of Acqua Pools & Spas Read more

Night vision

With its sleek, contemporary design and dynamic feature lighting, this poolscape is just as appealing by night as it is by day Read more

Picture this

Spectacular chocolate-box scenery does nothing to diminish the aesthetic appeal of this highly contemporary alpine residence Read more

Winding journey

A twisting path through this garden represents the creative meanderings of a dyslexic mind Read more

From a distance

To capture ocean views, this house features a rooftop terrace, complete with outdoor kitchen Read more






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