Pool Houses

5 Ways to Cool Your Pool House

Pool House with Origin Bi-Fold Doors & 3 Sets of French Doors

Adding a pool house to your poolside makes for a great relaxation and entertainment space for your backyard. It allows you to use your backyard is a ton of new ways, even if the day isn't quite perfect for actual swimming. With an enclosed or sheltered pool house, you still have a great hangout spot to relax, have a few drinks, enjoy some shade, etc. 

New Styles of Our Siesta Poolside Bar are Now Available

Blog Image of new Siesta Styles

One of the best parts of our job here is brainstorming new pool house designs to keep our styles fresh. The Siesta Poolside Bar (everyone’s favorite little pool cabana) is a great example of this.

When we first released the Siesta about 10 years ago, it came standard with a hip roof design (and a myriad of siding, bar counter, and interior options.) A little over 5 years ago, we introduced the Siesta with an a-frame roofline.

And now, we have 2 more styles we’d love to introduce you to, which are almost a year in the making.

Want an Insider Look at our Surprisingly Modern Pool House Design?

Modern Pool House Design Tour

Sharp, clean architectural lines. Flat roofs with broad overhangs. Huge windows, tall ceilings and open floor plans. Lots of glass and metal accents with neutral colors.

These are just a few if the characteristics that define modern architecture. And just a few of the characteristics we’ve added to our new modern pool house design.

Transform Your Backyard into a Staycation Paradise

22x20 Avalon Pool House

Vacations are great and we all need them but turning your own home into a staycation can be just as rewarding. Furthermore, it's more affordable and less stressful. The summer is almost here and with all the new regulations regarding COVID 19, it is important to adapt and make the best out of it while staying home.

Creating a staycation atmosphere in your own home to unwind and reset might be a great option this summer! With these staycation ideas, you can make your weekend getaway ideas work and give your home that relaxing resort feel!

Transform Your Backyard into a Staycation Paradise

Backyard Staycation DIY

Vacations are great and we all need them but turning your own home into a staycation can be just as rewarding. Furthermore, it's more affordable and less stressful. The summer is almost here and with all the new regulations regarding COVID 19, it is important to adapt and make the best out of it while staying home.

Creating a staycation atmosphere in your own home to unwind and reset might be a great option this summer! With these staycation ideas, you can make your weekend getaway ideas work and give your home that relaxing resort feel!

Outdoor Living Spaces Quiz: Which Structure is Perfect for Your Dream Backyard?

Outdoor Living Spaces Quiz

Imagine coming home from a busy day and relaxing on your patio under the cool shade of a pavilion.  Or throwing a backyard BBQ in your outdoor kitchen under a charming pergola.

Perhaps you’re picturing the perfect poolside retreat to entertain your family and friends, something with a bar and lounge area, maybe a little storage space.

There’s nothing like being able to enjoy your own backyard oasis, any time of year – no matter what form your “perfect oasis” takes.

A Siesta Pool House Review: The Pool Cabana that Checks All The Boxes!

10' x 14' Siesta Poolside Bar

Read on to discover how a new Siesta Pool Bar took the Stickles backyard oasis from ‘wow’ to ‘WooOOOOwww.’

The Stickles of Ghent, New York put a beautiful pool in about 5 years ago to complement their hot tub. When the hot tub went unused, they decided to get rid of it, and the concrete pad sat vacant for several years.

They knew they wanted to do something with the space, but didn’t want to rush into anything. So they continued to enjoy their pool, entertaining regularly in the summer and spending time with family and friends.

16 Backyard BBQ Gadgets & Hacks You NEED For Your 4th of July Celebration

BBQ gadgets & backyard hacks & ideas

Independence Day is quickly approaching, and with it the backyard bbqs, pool parties, and fireworks displays. If you love entertaining on the 4th of July (or any day of the summer!) there are a few must-have backyard hacks, BBQ accessories and gadgets, and design ideas you’ll want to implement or acquire ASAP!

Here are some of the most fun and unique gadgets, hacks, and ideas we’ve seen for backyard entertaining this summer. (Sorry this is coming too late to ask for some of these things for Father’s Day! But still time to order before the 4th of July!)

Pool Houses, Garages & Sheds Built to Last

One of the things we tend to be up front about when speaking with potential customers is that we are NOT the cheapest builder on the block. If you’re on a tight budget and looking to spend as little as possible on a new shed or backyard building, we typically recommend seeing what Lowe’s or Home Depot has available. Even if we wanted to, it can be tough to match prices with such big businesses.

5 Signs You Should Invest in a Pool House or Pool Shed

15 x14 Heritage Pool House West Grove PA

Adding a pool house, pavilion, or shed to your property is a great way to increase the functionality of your backyard, whether for storage or entertainment purposes. But…a pool house isn’t for everyone. Here are 5 signs you should be investing in a pool house in time for summer 2017.

Why Choose an In-Stock Shed or Pool House Over a Custom Built One?

8' x 14' Laurel A Frame Shed

Some people have a unique vision for their new backyard structure…and settling for anything less just won’t do. Others know they need a new storage shed, or a new pool house for backyard entertaining, but spend time browsing websites for inspiration on what would best fit their needs and their style.