Here's a great example of a conventional pool turned into a natural swimming pond. They offer a much lower maintenance alternative to conventional pools and allow you to swim in clean, chemical free water.
A pergola offers shade, can serve as support for the climbing plants or simply adds visual appeal to a space. You can add a pergola to your patio, deck or garden and use it to relax, sit and entertain guests. Here are 10 tips for building a pergola.