Blogs

  • Backyard Biography: The McDermotts
    Welcome to the story of how the McDermott family found backyard bliss! They worked together with our expert team to co-create a perfect backyard sanctuary to unwind in. Their...
  • Everything You Wanted To Know About Pool Financing
    Our Finance Team is here to help guide you through the loan application process. We will answer all your questions about pool loans so that you can decide if...
  • How Much Does A Pool Cost?
    Here at California Pools & Landscape, the first question we always get from clients planning a project is: “How Much?” Although it is probably frustrating for pool buyers, the...
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    How Much Does a Pool Cost – What Can You Get For 45k?
    Welcome to part 1 of our series on Pool Costs! In this series, we will be attempting to answer the question we receive most from our clients – “just...
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    How Much Does a Pool Cost? The 45k-75k Range
    Welcome to Part 2 our series on Pool Costs! In this series, we are attempting to answer the question we receive most from our clients – “exactly how much...
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    How Much Does a Pool Cost? The 75k - 125k Range
    Welcome to Part 3 in our series on Pool Costs! In this video series, we answer the question we receive most from our clients – “how much does a...
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    How Much Does a Pool Cost? The 125k and up Range
    Welcome to Part 4 in our video series! Here we answer the most common question we get from our clients: “How much does a pool cost?” We’ve been exploring...
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    How Long Does it Take to Build a Pool?
    Ever since we opened our doors—some 30 years ago—California Pools in Phoenix has been asked two big questions: “How much does a pool cost?” and “How long does it...
  • Your Ultimate Stay-at-Home Summer!
    Summer is not canceled! We have three tips to turn your vacation into a staycation. Tip 1 Online Design Consultations are Available Yes, you can design your next backyard project 100%...
  • 6 Steps to Virtually Design Your Backyard
    6 Steps to Designing Your Ultimate Backyard Online
    Yes, you can design your next backyard project 100% virtually. All you need to know are these six easy steps to virtually design your pool, landscape, or backyard transformation...
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    Modern Desert Beauty
    This incredible backyard was designed to accentuate the home’s dramatic lines and blend seamlessly into the surrounding desert landscape, all while paying homage to the iconic Frank Lloyd Wright...
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    Pool Party Perfection
    California Pools & Landscapes works with each client individually to understand their hopes, dreams, and objectives for their ultimate backyard. Our team brought this client’s vision to life and...
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    Sonoran Desert Haven
    California Pools & Landscape has an impeccable legacy of bringing our client’s backyard dreams to life. We worked to entirely transform this client’s property into a desert sanctuary and...
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    Sunken Bar Party Pool
    This backyard has it all and a little something for everyone! This gorgeous outdoor retreat was built for clients who recently had retired to Arizona from San Francisco. They were...
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    Lakeside Negative Edge
    This lakeside gem was a spectacular example of California Pools & Landscape’s seamless blending of a beautiful natural landscape with a modern backyard oasis. The stunning lake at our...
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    Desert Gem
    At California Pools & Landscape, we realize that each client is unique and will approach their project in their own way. Our design team can accommodate any level of...
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    Creating the Good Life
    What’s your idea of the perfect backyard haven? Is it the greatest barbecue and pool party setting ever? Is it a tranquil garden designed for relaxation and the enjoyment...
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    5 Best Sources for Swimming Pool Financing
    If you’re like most homeowners who are interested in installing an in-ground swimming pool, paying cash would be a difficult (if not impossible) proposition. It is quite common for pool owners to finance the cost of building a swimming...
  • Get Your New Pool
    Using Your New Pool: What to Ask Your Pool Company
    Whether you’re just seeking information about building a swimming pool or you’re nearly complete with your pool project, there is a critical last step to take before you dive...
  • Inground Pool Material
    What Type of Inground Swimming Pool Is Best for the Arizona Heat?
    Arizona’s dry heat is one of the many reasons that people enjoy living in this southwestern paradise. However, you need to consider the weather when choosing your landscaping and...
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    The Benefit of Having a Pool Company Design Your Backyard
    To make your house into a home that you and your family can truly enjoy, you need to make it a comfortable and safe place to be. Although interior...
  • 5 Ultimate Backyard Ideas
    5 Backyard Design Ideas for Families
    Your backyard should be an enjoyable retreat your entire household can appreciate. However, homeowners with children often choose to redesign the backyard to accommodate the needs of their little ones...
  • Your Pool Company Guide
    Your Guide to Hiring a Reputable Pool Company
    Selecting the right pool company to design and build the swimming pool you’ve always wanted is a big decision and probably the most pivotal one you’ll make in the...
  • Hidden Costs of a New Pool Build
    Hidden Costs Your Pool Builder Should Include in Their Quote
    Before moving forward on that beautiful swimming pool you’ve fantasized about installing for ages, it’s imperative to meet with and obtain quotes from several pool builders. Otherwise, you may not...
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    Go Green: Ask Your Pool Company About These Energy Saving Options
    Nobody wants to think about splashing around in a green pool — ew, algae! But that’s not the kind of green we’re talking about here. Instead, green means eco-friendly...
  • 8 Fun Features Pool Builders Offer
    8 Fun Water Features Pool Builders Offer
    It’s one thing to install a functional swimming pool to help get you through the long, hot summer. It’s another thing entirely to build a true backyard oasis —...
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    Backyard Designs: Fire Pit vs Fireplace
    Let’s face it; fire is something we humans have been gathering around for ages. It’s warmth, and bright snaps of flame and loud crackles is what makes it easy...
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    The Benefits of Building with California Pools & Landscape
    Click here to learn about why you should build a California Pool:  Benefits-of-California-Pools-Landscape-11252013
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    California Pools & Landscape Offers Financing for Backyard Projects
    California Pools & Landscape is excited to offer our customers competitive and comprehensive pool and landscape finance programs to accommodate your backyard project. We have 10 year secured pool loans available...
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    Why you should only purchase travertine deck from California Pools & Landscape
      California Pools & Landscape is the only pool company that installs travertine decking with a solid concrete footer to guarentee. They even back it up with a lifetime warranty....

SUMMER ISN’T CANCELLED!

Get your backyard staycation ready! We are offering in person and video consultations—from design and financing to selecting colors and materials, you can design your new backyard from the comfort of your couch or at one of our three beautiful design centers. With innovative 3-D modeling, we can bring your backyard to life virtually. There is no better time than now to invest in your home and lifestyle! Call today for special summer pricing.