The Clean Slate
  They say a picture is worth a thousand words. In the case of this project, that old truism was right on the mark. From the start, what my clients seemed to want most was to look at every image I could muster and ask questions and make comments about each one. And it worked: Through their words and body language during these sessions, they offered me almost all of the information I had to have to deliver precisely what they wanted. And that was great, because when I
Aquamatic Releases ArtPoolCover Catalog
Aquamatic Cover Systems (Gilroy, CA) has mounted a catalog showing pool-cover designs available through its…
Time (Mostly) Well Spent
I see something of this nature on the web about once a week in peak season and about monthly this cooler time of year.  In this instance, it was labeled as "55 Most Awesome Swimming Pool Designs on the Planet."  I feel obliged to check out these things, but I always do so with a high level of reluctance because I've generally seen all of the collected pools before and almost invariably end up
Horticopia Adds Images of Drought-Tolerant Plants
Horticopia (Harwood, MD) has expanded its collection of plant images to include a new gallery…