No matter what shape or size your backyard, a swimming pool can instantly transform it into an oasis of relaxation and fun, providing you with the perfect opportunity to enjoy the outdoor lifestyle. With clever landscaping, even a small backyard can house a swimming pool as well as offering plenty of space for other functions.
Here we take a look at some of the best backyard ideas for small yards, with plenty of fabulous pool pictures, demonstrating how an above ground pool can be a beautiful design feature in your backyard, how you can make the best possible use of the available space, and how a creative and well-maintained landscaping design including a swimming pool can add value to your home.
Create your dream backyard with an above ground pool
There are so many reasons to own a swimming pool: you can enjoy all the health and fitness benefits of swimming, take advantage of the social opportunities your pool brings, and add value to your home by creating a beautiful backyard design around this important feature. As you can see from our pool photos, this is achievable even if you have a small backyard, with an above ground pool.
We have put together this gallery to demonstrate just how effectively an above ground pool can transform your backyard, and give you some essential landscaping ideas to create a highly attractive and functional space.
Beautiful above ground pool ideas
If you believe that an above ground pool cannot look as attractive as an inground pool, think again! These pool pictures show just how well an above ground pool can blend in with its surroundings and the rest of your property.
Little Pools have come up with an extensive range of above ground pool ideas to help you customise your pool, including different pool shapes and colours, as well as a number of exterior cladding options to make your pool look highly attractive and suit your personal tastes. You can see some of the available options here.
Very small backyard ideas
If space is at a premium in your backyard, you can still make room for a pool of your own! These pool photos show how pool positioning is everything when it comes to making the best use of your backyard space.
Our expert team can advise you on the ideal positioning for your pool, coming up with creative backyard ideas for small yards, so you can enjoy all the benefits of a swimming pool while still having space to relax and entertain in your backyard.
Adding value to your home
If your backyard is cleverly landscaped, it will maintain maximum functionality while looking visually stunning. This is a major selling point for New Zealand home buyers, so getting your landscaping right can add value to your home.
In these pool pictures, you can see how the pool is the main design feature, with the rest of the landscaping being planned around the pool to create a beautiful and highly functional space.
More above ground pool ideas
If you would like more information on the various design options, Little Pools can offer, or the best landscaping ideas for small backyards, please contact us. Our specialist team will be happy to offer all the advice you need.