1This elegant but natural back yard setting consists of beautiful natural stone decking combined with natural stone coping, stacked stone spa dam wall, natural bolder waterfall and pool bond beam, a large custom water fountain feature, large koi pond with a custom wood bridge and full size fireplace and hearth using stacked stone construction. All tile finished pool and spa. Includes an extra-large step for lounging. An advanced in-floor Eco Pool Deep Heating Circulation System by Paramount. All pool and spa equipment Is environmentally responsible Eco-Select by Pentair, combined to give a total back yard experience. Some of the challenges we faced with this project: The blending of the masonry elements of stone decking, natural stone coping, natural stacked stone fireplace, and water fountain feature; the designing of the covered patio area with full bar seating and complete audio, video, and television entertainment; and the designing of the wood bridge over the koi pond.
2This small cozy back yard features a spectacular free form pool and raised spa with pebble finish, salt-water technology, in floor Eco-pool Deep Heating Circulation System by Paramount. Pool and spa equipment is environmentally responsible Eco-Select by Pentair.
Pool and spa coping and decking is natural stone blended with artificial rock formations and a one of a kind three extra large urns and stone water feature with custom fountains.
Matching brick out door kitchen featuring barbecue, refrigerator, sink and granite toped bar. Unique in water tables for in pool entertainment. Truly a back yard paradise.
3This tropical paradise is truly one of a kind. With water features and fire pits surrounding the water it is a breathtaking retreat. This pool and spa oasis is equipped with an ultra smooth pebble finish. The surrounding sanctuary includes a custom-built gazebo with built-in barbecue, sink, refrigerator, and granite topped bar and seating area.
Accenting the pool and spa is custom poured coping coupled with travertine decking creating an elegance that is unmatched. The pool and spa has an Eco-pool In-floor Circulatory System, a Clear 03® Ozone System by Paramount, Eco Select(tm) equipment by Pentair.
It is always a challenge taking a custom design and converting the designer's concept into a real life project using water, fire, and masonry.
4Evening ambience was the vision for this design. The natural stone on the raised bond beam of the pool was chosen to match the front of the house. The custom, poured-in-place concrete bullnose coping softens the edge of the pool and spa and completes the transition to the beautiful chiseled travertine decking. The pool and spa feature Pentair L.E.D. multi-colored lights, enhancing the nighttime feel. A solid tile roof gazebo completes the experience and features outdoor heating with a full stone fireplace.
The pool and spa have an Eco-pool In-floor Circulatory System, a Clear 03® Ozone System by Paramount, Eco SelectVariable Speed Pumps. filter, heater and automation system by Pentair.
5This exotic jungle lagoon spa is constructed entirely of man-made sculptured boulders, with man-made sculptured stone decking, including three fire elements, two main feature waterfalls with grotto seating, and a zero edge feature into a surrounding trough. 12 Rotator jets, Paramount Eco In-floor Spa Circulation System, Paramount C0 3 Ozone Water Purification System with Rainbow Automatic Chlorinator, operated with four separate Pentair V.S. energy-saving pumps, Pentair Intellibrite® 5g Color-changing LED spa lights provide night time lighting and ambience. Pentair in-house control system with in-spa controls automates the spa and all of its features. Top of the line Pentair D.E. Filter and Mastertemp 400,000 BTU heater round out the remainder of the equipment. The tropical landscape provides the true feel of a jungle lagoon oasis.
6This rustic mountain retreat is constructed utilizing natural stone, artificial rock and random pavers to maintain the feel of a natural mountain setting. The free form pool and raised spa utilize glass bead finish with beach entry, natural stone coping, in-ground eco-pool deep heating and recirculation system, new lntellibrite® 5g color-changing pool and spa lights featuring led technology. The pool is accented with a large rock waterfall, three unique fire features and an outdoor cooking/lounging area with a wooden open patio cover, barbecue, sink, lcemaker and refrigerator.
Pool equipment is eco-select by pentair, clear 03® Ozone system, by paramount. Utilizing and blending available materials to maintain the natural feel of a rugged mountain hideaway, was our challenge on this beautiful back yard.
7This large salt-water lagoon shaped pool and spa is designed to take advantage of the beautiful night view this back yard has. The pool and spa feature natural flagstone coping and decking with some artificial rock features. It has a large under water flagstone lounging area to enjoy the panoramic view. The lagoon has two mood enhancing waterfall features, one cascading into the spa and the other into the pool near the wood, stone and tile solid patio cover housing the barbecue and adjacent to the unique full fireplace and seating area. The equipment is all eco-select by Pentair. The challenge of this project was to design the large lagoon with jeopardizing the integrity of the beautiful view.
The theme of this project was to welcome the night view into the back yard. And as always, our goal was to surpass our client's dream of a back yard retreat second to none.
8This unique project features a very large 1 250 sq. ft. raised four sided zero-edge pool and spa. It has specially selected glass tile surrounding the entire raised exterior of the pool enhancing the visual effects of the zero-edge design. There is a custom fire feature to simulate a floating caldron. The entrance steps are travertine tile to match the approaching decking. The pool and spa has plaster finish. The equipment is Eco-select by Pentair, with lighting and ozone systems by Paramount. The exquisite look of the raised zero-edge makes this project one of Alderete Pool's favorite accomplishments.
The design of the raised zero-edge construction holding us to very stringent size and shape tolerances made this pool one of the most challenging ever.
The theme of this project was with out doubt the eye-catching beauty of the zero-edge visual.
9This elegant country club back yard is highlighted by this classic 8’ raised zero-edge spa featuring custom colored poured-in-place concrete coping, unique one-of-a-kind blue granite surface hand cut and applied on the spa seat and the zero edge bond beam 30° sloped top and side walls with precision mitered corners. The spa also features two large landscape pots sitting on natural stone pilasters with poured-in-place concrete caps. The multicolored natural stone decking adds a very inviting esthetic quality and characterizes the seating and lounging area. The spa is surrounded by two professional regulation putting greens adding to the country club theme of the back yard. The spa is equipped with 12 rotator jets, powered by two separate Pentair V.S. energy-saving pumps, Paramount Eco In-floor spa circulation system, Paramount C0 3 ozone water purification system with Rainbow automatic chlorinator, Pentair Intellibrite® 5g color-changing LED spa lights provide night time lighting and ambience.
10This elegant but natural back yard setting consists of beautiful saw-tooth stone decking combined with custom cast concrete coping, stacked stone 45 degree spa dam wall, large 45 degree stacked stone water feature with three spillways. Full size fireplace and hearth using stacked stone construction. Pebble finished pool and spa. Includes an extra large step for lounging. An advanced in-floor Eco-pool deep heating circulation system by Paramount. Pool and spa equipment is environmentally responsible Eco-select by Pentair. Custom plexiglas fencing enhances the quality of visual effects of the seating and lounging areas, combined to give a total back yard experience. The blending of three masonry elements of stone decking, custom cast concrete coping, natural stacked stone fireplace, and water feature. The designing of the covered patio area with full bar seating and complete audio, video, and television entertainment.