Design Inside The Lines

As design & build professionals in the pool & outdoor living industry, we have a responsibility to be attentive of the “lines” that regulate our work. Whether it be property setbacks, zoning requirements, surrounding infrastructure, site access, etc., there are constraints that apply pressure to our creative process on seemingly every project, some more so than others. The trick is to not become frustrated; to not to allow the “lines” to win. It’s our job to view the particularly challenging situations/project locations as opportunities to flex our professional and creative abilities. We must also know when to tap other professionals in the industry with specialty skill-sets, e.g. geotechnical, structural & hydraulic engineering, that can assist in the design and planning process to ensure a successful outcome. Read the full article below>