Vinny Lee "Cool Pools & Hot Tubs"
The days of the predictable turquoise rectangle are well and truly in decline. From the latest eco pools that use plants to naturally filter the water to futuristic state-of-the-art stainless steel, twenty-first century swimming pools are aesthetic statements that are as much a part of the well-designed home as a spa bathroom or the ultimate kitchen - and they don't have to cost much more. Whether it's a streamlined lap pool that's an extension of a home gym or a sympathetically landscaped outdoor pool that nestles discreetly among the planting schemes in your back garden, a swimming pool can be an undeniable asset. A fitness centre in the basement, a party venue, or the ultimate water feature in your garden filled by a wall of cascading water - a pool can be all these things and more. Swimming pools and spas, hot tubs and Jacuzzis are not just for summer, they have year-round appeal and as well as being an attractive resource they are also therapeutic and beneficial - swimming...