Sexy and lap pools is not something people can think of at the same time. Look at it this way. These pools are long and thin in shape; most are about 10 meters long and slightly deeper than the traditional pool. This is because they are meant for laps; it is designed for the fitness enthusiasts and swimmers in mind. But with all this that it offers it can still be an attractive option in your backyard.
With its current shape and design, we immediately imagine a boring piece of water body in our backyard, but there are creative ways you can go about adding some life to this space. Lap pools are mostly used for backyards with limited space, but this doesn’t mean you stay with an unattractive accessory in your backyard.
Benefits of a lap pool
Besides the obvious, offering you a go-to entertainment spot for your guests, the pool still has a list of benefits. Swimming a few laps in a day gives you a full-body workout, and with this pool in your backyard, you can do this in a more comfortable space, instead of finding a public pool to do the laps.
You will be able to exercise on your schedule in a more relaxed environment eliminating the trips to your nearest public pool, using communal facilities. All these logistics have been eliminated.
Also, with communal facilities, especially if you go during the peak hour’s people like exercising, you might not have enough space to do your laps. There might be too many people already in the designated lap lanes. So how about having your lap pool in your backyard?
How to make your lap pool stylish?
Now that you have seen the benefits a lap pool could offer, how about making it a stylish accessory in your backyard. These are simple ways you can do this.
– Get some accessories for your pool, just like any other pool you would have, how about adding some attractive features to your pool. Make use of pool lighting, as you do your exercise, you can set the mood to keep you motivated to work out. For the morning aerobics workout how about putting on some neon colours to get you energized, and for the leisure work out, peaches, yellows and orange hues could work perfectly.
– Have some music while in the pool, with some workout music at your backdrop you will surely put in all those laps you need for the day.
– If you don’t want the weather to be an excuse for missing your work out, you can consider having a heating system, making your pool useable able year long.
– Now for that stylish look, how about an infinity lap pool? You don’t need so much space for this; you could also consider having your pool semi-in ground to offer you that gorgeous view, especially when guests come over.
Lap pools can also be sexy; it is a matter of being a little creative, don’t limit yourself to the traditional design, and play around with some ideas to help elevate your backyard’s look.