3People often talk about the Mediterranean swimming pool. But, what is it actually? When we see the Mediterranean swimming pool, I slightly remind us of the Spanish or Italian home design. Yes, indeed the characters of Mediterranean home are also brought for the Mediterranean swimming pool.
Unlike the modern swimming pool, the Mediterranean pools look warmer. They look not only warm but also more cheerful. The design of this specific swimming pool makes us forget that its origin is from Europe. It slightly makes people who never see it, think that it comes from tropical countries.
The warm colors of the Mediterranean swimming pool design indeed might be inspired by the Mediterranean countries that have a warmer climate. Actually, the authenticity of the Mediterranean swimming pool is not only through colors. There are several authentic features of a Mediterranean swimming pool.
When you see a Mediterranean pool, it has a very attractive look due to the textures of the tiles. Unlike the modern swimming pool that commonly dominated by the plain tiles or ordinary wooden deck, the Mediterranean swimming pool typically has the terracotta or any other textured tiles.
Moreover, it looks very significant due to the traditional look. The combination of different tiles makes the Mediterranean swimming pool looks so native. And when you see the Mediterranean pool, you will see that it looks so wide and has no blocking view. This makes the Mediterranean is significant from any other types. When mostly the swimming pool has borders, it is almost off guarded.
In swimming pools, what kind of plants usually grow? In Mediterranean swimming pool, you will find the colorful look not only from the tiles. But, it also comes from the growing plants. Interestingly, the range of growing plants is quite highly varied. Not only the flowers that grow, but also the fruit types. High range of plants makes the Mediterranean swimming pool appears more colorful. Especially due to the decorative grass and vibrant flowers like lavender.
Another thing that makes it significantly authentic is, another water element. When swimming pool commonly consists only the pool area itself, a Mediterranean swimming pool is very identical with mini fountain. The flowing water like this makes this swimming pool type more authentic.
The Mediterranean swimming pool is like a combination of naturalistic and artistic accent. The naturalistic comes from the use of stones, while the artistic element comes from the colorful tiles.
When you plan to build a Mediterranean swimming pool in your home, we recommend you to build the Mediterranean landscape also. The Mediterranean garden and swimming pool will make your backyard as one of a kind in your neighborhood. For the Mediterranean pool, you don’t have to build an exactly rectangular swimming pool. You can make it looks more natural by creating layered swimming places.
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And as we said before, combine natural materials with the colorful one. And make sure to present the native look. So, are you interested to build a swimming pool like this?