Staycation Pool Party

A talented New York landscape designer turned an awkward ledge into a stunning poolscape with a waterfall, fireplace and outdoor dining area.

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Photo By: Image courtesy of TRD Designs

Photo By: Image courtesy of TRD Designs

Photo By: Image courtesy of TRD Designs

Photo By: Image courtesy of TRD Designs

Cool Pool

A cramped patio is transformed into a staycation paradise in this New York pool.

Plush Pergola

This mahogany pergola offers both shelter and style.

Smokin' Fireplace

The fireplace was an afterthought in the original design and has since became a focal point, says landscape designer Tom Dieck.

Raised Beds for Flowers

Deer fencing protects the plantings, which provide color year-round.

Al Fresco Dining Area

Weatherproofed furniture sits beneath a simple ceiling fan to stir the breeze or circulate heat from the fireplace.

Water Park

The long pool makes efficient use of an upper terrace.

Dashes of Color

Raised beds showcase perennials.

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