Looking for options for Landscaping Around Pools? Well you’ve come to the right place. Pontz is well versed in the world of creating amazing outdoor living spaces around your backyard pool. Whether your looking a patio area, pool decking, or seating and living areas. Maybe waterfalls going into the pool. Lighting for evening enjoyment, or quality outdoor sound for entertainment. Possibly a near by fire place to warm up on cool summer nights. Pontz has got you covered. Here’s where to start.
Landscaping Around Pools
This is the complete outdoor living package. The project consists of just about everything one would want in their backyard. The large poolside outdoor living project has tons of different features throughout the property. The largest and most noticeable feature being the large timber frame pavilion. The pavilion sits above a massive wood burning fireplace. A large chimney and stone veneer accent this beautiful fire feature surrounded by a spacious outdoor living room. The fireplace hearth also includes wood storage sides.
To the right of the outdoor living room is a one of a kind pool house. The pool house is surrounded by a paver patio area that connects to the existing concrete. The pool house features a natural stone top bar area with stone veneer. inside is room for storage and changing and also includes a restroom.
The pool area is surrounded by stone veneered sitting walls and pillars as well as matching pillars at the base of the pavilion. The seating walls and pillars finish of with thermal flagstone caps.
An outdoor kitchen and dining area was installed under the existing deck. The outdoor kitchen in complete with custom made granite counter top and dining table area. It includes a gas grill and double side burner, as well as a refrigerator and underneath storage areas and in complete with stone veneer.
Next to the outdoor kitchen are is a hillside pondless water feature. The limestone bolder waterfall stretches approximately 15 feet with multiple cascading waterfalls.
Landscape lighting was installed throughout the pool area as well as the surrounding landscape beds and walkway areas.
New landscape beds and plants were installed inside of pool fence as well as beds around front and side foundation of home. Sod was installed on disturbed areas inside of pool fence, and grading and seeding was done to areas outside of the fence. Plantings were also installed in existing beds on front slope and a new bed to left of the driveway entrance. All beds were finished off with a fresh coat of mulch.
This project is located in the beautiful hillside of Lancaster County, PA.
Natural Stone Patio
This Natural Stone Poolside Patio & Outdoor Living project included a few phases of construction and design. Above is a Before & After photo of the project. We installed various natural stone patio, and walkways throughout the property and surrounding the pool, as well as a natural stone diving rock at the pools ledge. The main seating are includes a natural stone fire pit and a smokeless wood burning insert. There is multiple Wisconsin weathered limestone boulder retaining walls. one retaining wall is between the top and lower tier of the main patios as well as one retaining a portion of the patio and surrounding the hot tub/ spa area. There is landscape lighting including path lights as well as accent lights installed throughout the property. We also installed trees, plants and mulch in the surrounding landscape to complete the project. This project was installed at a beautiful historic house located in Marietta, PA Lancaster County.
Poolside Patio & Outdoor Living Area
This Poolside Patio and Outdoor Living area project is located in Hummelstown, PA. The project includes installation of upper and lower paver patios around the pool, cast concrete steps, and boulder retaining walls. The upper patio includes sitting wall and smokeless fire pit as well as stepping stone paths. This project also includes landscape lighting, landscaping and sod inside the fence and seeding outside the fence as well as shade trees and evergreen privacy trees. There is natural stone steppers and landscaping with tiki torch landscape lighting leading up to the pool slide. This is a true outdoor living paradise perfect for family get-together’s, but large enough to entertain the entire neighborhood!!!
Natural Stone Waterfalls
This project consists of a Natural Stone Waterfall installation in a Swimming Pool in Mechanicsburg, PA. The swimming pool was installed by integrity pools & spas, and we were brought in to install the waterfalls. The Water Feature consists of two separate waterfalls which spill onto a seating or diving ledge located in the deep end of the pool. The water is then filtered and recycled through a modern pool filtration system.
This Project consisted of a natural stone boulder waterfall that spills into the pool with natural stone dive rock in between the waterfalls. We also installed a large TechoBloc paver patio and walkways around the pool for outdoor living and poolside entertaining purposes. This Project is located in York, PA.
Boulder Retaining Walls
This Pool Landscaping project consisted of installing a complete new landscape around a new installed pool. The pool landscaping included new landscape beds and plant material as well as buffer planting on the right side of the home. Landscaping was installed around the deck and patio are directly behind the house. The spa area included a stone setting base for the hot tub. A flagstone walk and stone mulch bed were installed leading up to the hut tub area. Landscaping was also installed along the foundation of house. A Natural Stone Boulder Wall was installed behind the pool towards the back of the property. The boulder wall is approximately 87 feet long and 3 feet high and constructed of limestone. Centered in the wall is a set of square cut flagstone steppers. The steppers lead to the natural stone steps leading to the backyard play area. Below the boulder wall is a landscaping bed runs the distance of the wall. This bed includes plantings with a river stone mulch. Above the boulder wall there is another bed full of plantings finished off with bark mulch. All of the areas disturbed by the pool installation and landscaping were fine graded and seeded. The final seeding was finished off with erosion control matting and straw mulch. The fence around the pool area and the landscaping has yet to be installed at the time of these photographs. This project is located in Lancaster, PA
This Backyard Fish pond installation included an Aquascape Ecosystem 8’x11? Pond with waterfall. The Poolside Pond was installed next to the pool for optimum enjoyment while hanging out by the pool or entertaining family and friends. This Project was installed in Lancaster, PA
Outdoor Kitchen & Entertaining Area
This Poolside Kitchen & Entertaining Area includes an outdoor kitchen, unilock paver flooring in the kitchen and dining area, walk to fence gate and conservatory stoop, natural stone step from the sunroom, stone veneer from the conservatory egress window to the the back of the home from kitchen to the sunroom and wrapping around the sunroom, stone veneer on the kitchen cabinets facing outward and stucco on the back side around the egress window, 36? grill in stainless steel, single side burner, wine caddy, two double access and one single stainless steel doors under the cabinets, and low voltage lighting to down light the counter tops from the pergola structure. This project also includes supply and installation of a pergola over the kitchen island constructed of oiled douglas fir.
Originally Published Aug 22, 2012 22:32
By BRIAN WALLACE
When students start the new school year at the county’s public and private schools in the next few days, many of them will contend with fewer dump trucks, earth movers and makeshift classrooms than they have in the past few years.
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C.E. Pontz Sons is proud to be the landscape contractor choosen for many of Lancaster Counties new school facilities, including:
Landis Run Intermediate
George Washington Elementary
Hand Middle School