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Is Travertine Pool Deck Right For You? Pros & Cons

Is Travertine Pool Deck Right For You? Pros & Cons

Whether you’re planning for a brand new backyard or giving your current yard a facelift, the decking material you choose can set the tone of your backyard aesthetic. Pool decking...
Best New Swimming Pool Products of 2023

Best New Swimming Pool Products of 2023

Have you been thinking about upgrading your backyard but have been waiting for something to put it over the top? Whether you’re seeking advances in technology, energy efficiency, or just...
Infinity Pools: Negative Edge Pools & Zero Edge Pools

Infinity Pools: Negative Edge Pools & Zero Edge Pools

Picture this: You’re submerged in the calming waters of your pool, looking out to the horizon and the edge of your pool seemingly carries on into the distance. This level...
Swim Up Bars & In-Pool Tables

Swim Up Bars & In-Pool Tables

Have you dreamt of experiencing resort-style living in your own backyard? You deserve a private oasis, with all the amenities of your favorite vacation retreat. A swim up bar adds...
Pool Water Features

Pool Water Features

You deserve to have your dream backyard, a peaceful oasis, with destinations for ultimate relaxation just steps from your backdoor. Adding a water feature around your pool will create a...
Outdoor Fire Features

Outdoor Fire Features

You deserve to have your dream backyard, with destinations for entertainment and relaxation just steps from your door. By adding a fire feature, you can extend the use of your...
Baja Shelf Pools 101: A Guide to Poolside Relaxation

Baja Shelf Pools 101: A Guide to Poolside Relaxation

Picture this: Two lounge chairs sitting in your swimming pool, hovering just above the water line – perfect for sipping an umbrella drink and dipping your toes in occasionally, without...
Inground Spas

Inground Spas

You deserve an amazing backyard that you can enjoy year-round. Incorporating a spa into your backyard design will ensure that you are maximizing the potential usage of your outdoor living...
Arizona Pool Decking Options And How To Choose

Arizona Pool Decking Options And How To Choose

Can you imagine your dream pool in your backyard? Are you picturing the shape of the pool, the waterline tile or special features you might include? What about the decking...
Luxury Pool Point of View – The Carefree Outlook

Luxury Pool Point of View – The Carefree Outlook

At California Pools & Landscape we strive to create the ultimate backyard with a luxury pool for our customers. Every customer is different, and we take great pride in fulfilling...
Modern Pools: Innovative Arizona Backyard Design Ideas

Modern Pools: Innovative Arizona Backyard Design Ideas

Are you looking to upgrade your backyard and looking at modern pools, but aren’t sure what your budget can get you? Don’t worry, you are not alone! Putting together a...
What Is A Baja Shelf? Cost, Depth & Design Options.

What Is A Baja Shelf? Cost, Depth & Design Options.

When you’re building a pool, you might hear a lot of words that you’ve never heard before. Scupper, bond beam, baja shelf; we promise we aren’t making up words! At...
Scottsdale Secret Garden: Pool Backyard Oasis

Scottsdale Secret Garden: Pool Backyard Oasis

Designing a custom pool and backyard is a unique and fun process. At California Pools & Landscape we strive to create the ultimate backyard environment for our customers. Every backyard...
Cost of Inground Pool Installation for a Pool & Spa

Cost of Inground Pool Installation for a Pool & Spa

Are you looking to add a pool & spa in your backyard, but aren’t sure what the cost of inground pools would be? A combination of a pool and spa...
Backyard Makeover Biography – The Lappanos

Backyard Makeover Biography – The Lappanos

At California Pools & Landscape we know that every backyard makeover has a story and this one centers on the Lappanos from Scottsdale, AZ. The Lappanos moved to the valley...
Pool Design Ideas: Mesa Modern Pool Design

Pool Design Ideas: Mesa Modern Pool Design

Our Pool Design Ideas series was created to help spark ideas of what might be a good fit for you in your backyard. When you’re starting the process of building...
5 Best Pool Deck Types For Your Backyard

5 Best Pool Deck Types For Your Backyard

If you’re in the process of looking for a company to build or remodel your in-ground pool, no doubt you’ve carefully researched and thought about different construction options for your...
Is California Pools & Landscape A Good Fit For Me? An Honest Review.

Is California Pools & Landscape A Good Fit For Me? An Honest Review.

So you’ve decided you’re ready to build a pool in your backyard, now it’s time to dive into how you’re going to get that done. We understand that the process...
Pool Design Ideas: Scottsdale Tuscan Treasure

Pool Design Ideas: Scottsdale Tuscan Treasure

Our Pool Design Ideas series was created to help spark ideas of what might be a good fit for you in your backyard. When you’re starting the process of building...
Pool Point Of View – Mountainside Masterpiece

Pool Point Of View – Mountainside Masterpiece

At California Pools & Landscape we strive to create the ultimate backyard for our customers. Every customer is different, and we take great pride in fulfilling unique needs for your...
Pool Design Ideas: Peoria Play Pool

Pool Design Ideas: Peoria Play Pool

Our Pool Design Ideas series was created to help spark ideas of what might be a good fit for you in your backyard. When you’re starting the process of building...
Storm Damage Restoration Needed? CPL Has You Covered

Storm Damage Restoration Needed? CPL Has You Covered

In this installment of Diving Into The Details, our President, Darren Tamburrelli, explains the importance of storm damage restoration and how it affects pool construction timelines. At California Pools &...
Pool Design Ideas: Gilbert Desert Classic

Pool Design Ideas: Gilbert Desert Classic

Our Pool Design Ideas series was created to help spark ideas of what might be a good fit for you in your backyard. When you’re starting the process of building...
Pool Design Ideas: Peoria Contemporary Clubhouse

Pool Design Ideas: Peoria Contemporary Clubhouse

Our Pool Design Ideas series was created to help spark ideas of what might be a good fit for you in your backyard. When you’re starting the process of building...
Desert Landscaping Ideas With Freeform Pool Designs

Desert Landscaping Ideas With Freeform Pool Designs

Our Pool Design Ideas series was created to help spark ideas of what might be a good fit for you in your backyard. When you’re starting the process of building...
Small Backyard Pool Design Ideas: Raised Freeform Fun

Small Backyard Pool Design Ideas: Raised Freeform Fun

Our Pool Design Ideas series was created to help spark ideas of what might be a good fit for you in your backyard. When you’re starting the process of building...
Pool Designs: Laps in Paradise

Pool Designs: Laps in Paradise

Our Pool Designs series was created to help spark ideas of what might be a good fit for you in your backyard. When you’re starting the process of building a...
Pool Design Ideas: Grecian and Tuscan Pool Designs

Pool Design Ideas: Grecian and Tuscan Pool Designs

Our Pool Design Ideas series was created to help spark ideas of what might be a good fit for you in your backyard. When you’re starting the process of building...
Modern Pool Design Ideas: Camelback, Concrete & Copper

Modern Pool Design Ideas: Camelback, Concrete & Copper

Our modern Pool Design Ideas series was created to help spark ideas of what might be a good fit for you in your backyard. When you’re starting the process of...
Custom Pool Point of View: Starburst Monochrome

Custom Pool Point of View: Starburst Monochrome

At California Pools & Landscape we strive to create the ultimate backyard for our customers. Every customer is different, and we take great pride in fulfilling unique needs for your...
Pool Design Ideas: Scottsdale Desert Landscaping

Pool Design Ideas: Scottsdale Desert Landscaping

Our Pool Design Ideas series was created to help spark ideas of what might be a good fit for you in your backyard. When you’re starting the process of building...
Classic Clubhouse with Travertine Throughout

Classic Clubhouse with Travertine Throughout

Our Pool Design Ideas series was created to help spark ideas of what might be a good fit for you in your backyard. When you’re starting the process of building...
Arizona Inground Pool Cost: Understanding the Pricing of a Standard Pool

Arizona Inground Pool Cost: Understanding the Pricing of a Standard Pool

How much does a inground pool cost? Well, how much does a pig weigh? As one of the top pool builders in Arizona, we receive this question A LOT. In...
Travertine Tile: Scottsdale Sanctuary

Travertine Tile: Scottsdale Sanctuary

Our Pool Design Ideas series was created to help spark ideas of what might be a good fit for you in your backyard. When you’re starting the process of building...
Backyard Landscape Design Ideas – Sedella Spa & Sport

Backyard Landscape Design Ideas – Sedella Spa & Sport

At California Pools & Landscape we strive to create the ultimate backyard landscape design ideas for our customers. Every customer is different, and we take great pride in fulfilling unique...
Building a Pool: Speed vs. Quality Is the Wait Worth It?

Building a Pool: Speed vs. Quality Is the Wait Worth It?

So you’re ready for the project of building a pool in your backyard and found out that the process will take longer than you had hoped. Just like many industries...
Pool Ideas: Chandler Contemporary

Pool Ideas: Chandler Contemporary

Our Pool Design Ideas series was created to help spark pool ideas of what might be a good fit for you in your backyard. When you’re starting the process of...
Pool Design Ideas: Grecian Pool In Mesa

Pool Design Ideas: Grecian Pool In Mesa

Our Pool Design Ideas series was created to help spark ideas of what might be a good fit for you in your backyard. When you’re starting the process of building...
Pool Design Ideas: Freeform Pool Shapes In Phoenix

Pool Design Ideas: Freeform Pool Shapes In Phoenix

Our Pool Design Ideas series was created to help spark ideas of what might be a good fit for you in your backyard. When you’re starting the process of building...
Zero Edge Pool Design Ideas: Modern Marvel In Scottsdale

Zero Edge Pool Design Ideas: Modern Marvel In Scottsdale

Our Pool Design Ideas series was created to help spark ideas like this zero edge pool of what might be a good fit for you in your backyard. When you’re...
What Pool Size Is Right For Me?

What Pool Size Is Right For Me?

You’re ready to build a pool in your backyard, but aren’t sure what pool size you want. This is a big decision to make and it can be overwhelming to...
Small Backyard Design Ideas: Phoenix Spool

Small Backyard Design Ideas: Phoenix Spool

Our Pool Design Ideas series was created to help spark inspiration of what might be a good fit for you in your small backyard design ideas. When you’re starting the...
Modern Backyard Pool Design – Classic Style In Sedella

Modern Backyard Pool Design – Classic Style In Sedella

At California Pools & Landscape we strive to create the ultimate backyard pool design for our customers. Every customer is different, and we take great pride in fulfilling unique needs...
Small Backyard Pool Ideas: Queen Creek Ace

Small Backyard Pool Ideas: Queen Creek Ace

Our Pool Design Ideas series was created to help spark creativity to help you find small backyard pool ideas. When you’re starting the process of building a pool, there are...
Custom Swimming Pools: Modern Geometric Art In Cave Creek

Custom Swimming Pools: Modern Geometric Art In Cave Creek

Our Pool Design Ideas series was created to help spark ideas of what might be a good fit for you in your backyard. When you’re starting the process of building...
Pool Design Ideas: Paradise Valley Retro Pool Resort

Pool Design Ideas: Paradise Valley Retro Pool Resort

Our Pool Design Ideas series was created to help spark ideas of what might be a good fit for you in your backyard. When you’re starting the process of building...
How To Choose The Best Pool Waterline Tile

How To Choose The Best Pool Waterline Tile

Pool Waterline tile is most likely something that you haven’t had to ever think about before. It’s such a small detail but since this is your pool, it feels like...
Pool Design Ideas: Grecian Above Ground Spa

Pool Design Ideas: Grecian Above Ground Spa

Our Pool Design Ideas series was created to help spark ideas of what might be a good fit for you in your backyard. When you’re starting the process of building...
Pool Point Of View – Pyramid Peak Water Wall Pool

Pool Point Of View – Pyramid Peak Water Wall Pool

Designing a custom pool and backyard with a water wall is a unique and fun process. At California Pools & Landscape we strive to create the ultimate backyard environment for...
Freeform Pool Designs: A Phoenix-Tiered Treasure

Freeform Pool Designs: A Phoenix-Tiered Treasure

Our Freeform Pool Designs are here to help spark ideas of what might be a good fit for you in your backyard. When you’re starting the process of building a...
Residential Modern Pool Designs in Cave Creek

Residential Modern Pool Designs in Cave Creek

Our Pool Design Ideas series was created to help spark ideas of what might be a good fit for you in your backyard. When you’re starting the process of building...
Geometric vs Freeform Pool – What Pool Shape is Best For You?

Geometric vs Freeform Pool – What Pool Shape is Best For You?

So you’ve decided that you want to have a pool built in your backyard, but aren’t sure what sort of shape you’d like the pool to have? This is a...
Essential Pool Safety Fence Guide for Arizona Homeowners

Essential Pool Safety Fence Guide for Arizona Homeowners

Are you entertaining building a pool or maybe just purchased one and looking to learn about the required barrier codes? This article will explain the safety barrier requirements for a...
Pool Sanitizer – Science with Steve

Pool Sanitizer – Science with Steve

Welcome to our first installment of Pool Science with Steve this one is all about pool sanitizer! In this video series, our expert Designer, Steve Reichmuth, dives into everything you...
Pool Cleaning Systems

Pool Cleaning Systems

Welcome to Pool Science 101! In this installment of Pool Science with Steve, our pro designer Steve Reichmuth covers everything you need to know about pool cleaning systems. Pool cleaning...
Pool Filtration Systems

Pool Filtration Systems

Keeping your pool sparkling might seem like a big task! We are here to make it easy, and break down everything you need to know to make sure your pool...
Pool Maintenance – Circulation Systems

Pool Maintenance – Circulation Systems

Once you’ve built your dream backyard, pool maintenance becomes everything. Keeping your pool clean, sparkling, and ready for a refreshing swim is crucial, and it all starts with understanding the...
What Type Of Pool Can I Get If My Budget Is $75 K & Under?

What Type Of Pool Can I Get If My Budget Is $75 K & Under?

Are you ready to add a pool or do a backyard makeover, but aren’t quite sure where your budget will take you? If you’re looking to add a pool in...
What Type Of Pool Can I Get If My Budget Is $75 K – $150 K?

What Type Of Pool Can I Get If My Budget Is $75 K – $150 K?

Are you ready to add a pool or do a backyard makeover, but aren’t quite sure where your budget will take you? If you’re looking to add a pool in...
What Type Of Pool Can I Get With A $150 K – $200 K Budget?

What Type Of Pool Can I Get With A $150 K – $200 K Budget?

Are you ready to add a pool or do a backyard makeover, but aren’t quite sure where your budget will take you? If you’re looking to add a pool in...
Luxury Pools: What $200K+ Budgets Can Achieve

Luxury Pools: What $200K+ Budgets Can Achieve

Are you ready to add a pool or do a backyard makeover, but aren’t quite sure where your budget will take you? If you’re looking at luxury pools to add...
Pool Landscaping Tips for Modern Desert Environments

Pool Landscaping Tips for Modern Desert Environments

This incredible backyard was designed to accentuate the home’s dramatic lines and blend seamlessly into the surrounding desert pool landscaping, all while paying homage to the iconic Frank Lloyd Wright...
Dream On: The Next Generation Dream Book App is Here!

Dream On: The Next Generation Dream Book App is Here!

Our Dreambook App is your gateway to the backyard of your dreams! Good news: we have recently upgraded the app to make your experience even better. Make sure to install...
Think You Know Calpool.com? Our Fresh New Website Is Set To Make Waves!

Think You Know Calpool.com? Our Fresh New Website Is Set To Make Waves!

You said you wanted a more robust experience. You said you like to do consumer research before making big decisions. We heard you! Check out the new calpool.com  3.0 and...
Modern Pool Designs: Pool Party Perfection

Modern Pool Designs: Pool Party Perfection

California Pools & Landscapes works with each client individually to understand their hopes, dreams, and objectives for their ultimate backyard with modern pool designs. Our team brought this client’s vision...
Best Swim Up Bar Ideas for Your Pool

Best Swim Up Bar Ideas for Your 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...
Lakeside Negative Edge

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 client’s...
Desert Landscape Gem

Desert Landscape 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 involvement...
Artificial Turf is the New Deck

Artificial Turf is the New Deck

For a fresh take on designing your new swimming pool and patio area, consider an artificial turf lawn for the deck instead of traditional materials like pavers or concrete. A...
Swim Up Bars and Sunken Structures

Swim Up Bars and Sunken Structures

If your family is craving a reprieve from the relentless Arizona sun, consider a shade structure over a swim-up bar. They say necessity is the mother of invention, and that...
Sea Glass Pebble Pool Finish

Sea Glass Pebble Pool Finish

From sparkle and durability to colors and value, pebble pool finish interior pool surface is a dream come true! Looking for a smooth, durable and sparkly interior surface for your...
Pool Light Shows and Themes

Pool Light Shows and Themes

Pool lighting can transform your outdoor environment and enhance your family’s pool experience. Customized lighting options allow pool owners to change the mood and highlight water features and architectural elements....
Top 5 Backyard Design Ideas

Top 5 Backyard Design Ideas

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...
Everything Water Features

Everything Water Features

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 — one...
Fire Pits and Places

Fire Pits and Places

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 for...
5 Deck Options Your Pool Company Should Offer

5 Deck Options Your Pool Company Should Offer

If you’re in the process of looking for a pool company to build your in-ground swimming pool, no doubt you’ve carefully researched and thought about different construction options for your...
Go Green: Ask Your Pool Company About These Energy Saving Options

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 and...
8 Fun Water 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 — one...
Backyard Designs: Fire Pit vs Fireplace

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 for...