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7 Unique Pool Designs That Will Make You Want To Dive In Right Now

Summer’s meant to be spent poolside. If you’re looking into adding a pool to your backyard so you can quit going to the neighborhood watering hole, you need to think about a design that will suit your needs.

You don’t have to settle for a rectangle or kidney bean-shaped pool. Oh no, you can create a pool that looks more like a pond (tree house, swing and all). All you have to do is use your imagination.

These seven different designs will open your eyes to a whole new world of pool possibilities.

1. Lounge Area

Why lounge outside of the pool when you could lounge in it?

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Digital Wave Productions/HGTV

2. Water Slide

The addition of a water slide will make your kids’ dreams come true. This one would do the trick without making your pool look like a waterpark.

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Luxury Pools

3. Walk-In Pool

A walk-in pool will make you feel like you’re at the beach. Plus, we all know climbing a ladder to get out of the pool is the worst, and this eliminates the need for that entirely.

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Houzz

4. Lap Pool

What if you’re not looking for anything fancy with your pool, you just want to get a little exercise? Well, there’s a pool for you, too!

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Precision Pools/Home Design Lover

 

5. Tree House

Want to create an oasis in your backyard? Make your pool look more like a pond, tree swing and everything!

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Decor It Darling

6. Fireside Pool

For the best summer nights, create atmosphere by placing adding some extra warmth to your poolside retreat.

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Greecian Pools

7. Stepping Stones

Integrating a walkway and a pool is probably the coolest thing. If you’re wanting a super modern design— this is the way to go.

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Harwick Homes/Home Design Lover

Adding any of these designs to your backyard will make pool parties all the better!

[H/t: HGTV]