A pool can be a great addition to your home. Not only will it add value to your property, but it will also add an aesthetic quality that cannot be matched. But why stop at just a pool? The key to making your backyard as eye-popping as possible is accessorizing.

Here are a few suggestions to get you on your way…

A Swimming Pool Fence

This should be priority number one. Not only can a pool fence add an extra dimension of beauty to your backyard, but its safety value alone is worth the cost. You cannot keep an eye on your pool at all times. A fence just adds that extra layer of protection.

Swimming Pool Accessories

The number one accessory any pool needs (if its deep enough) is a diving board. Other than that, you should add steps and maybe a ladder or two for easy exiting and entering. But make sure anything you add goes with the design of the pool. You don’t want your accessories to stick out; you want them to compliment your pool.

Swimming Pool Furniture

Your pool should be more than just a place to swim. Adding furniture around the pool – a table, some chairs and a few recliners – will help you turn your pool deck into an entertainment area fit for any summer party.

A Cupboard/Storage

Find some decorative storage units that match the décor of your furniture and pool. This will be great for housing those pool toys and other pool gadgets that would otherwise clutter your deck, detracting from the beauty of your pool.

A Barbeque Grill

Build a grilling area into your pool deck. After all, what good is a beautiful pool if you can’t share it with family and friends? Adding a grill pit will allow you to easily throw a summer barbeque whenever you want.

Swimming Pool Lighting

Pool lighting is essential for several safety reasons. The last thing you need is someone falling into your pool at night because they can’t see. But these lights can also be a great aesthetic addition to your pool, as well. Use lights to accent the various additions of your pool and surrounding landscape. Also, lights will allow you to keep that summer party going well into the night.

So what are you waiting for!? It’s time to turn your boring pool into the backyard oasis you have always dreamed of. If you have any questions, contact Rhine Landscaping by calling 410-442-2445 or click here today!