There are many things that signal spring, but nothing is more joyful than the day the swimming pool opens for the season. Due to the pandemic, outdoor spaces are more important than ever. Pool houses and cabanas make better use of a home’s entire site. Pool houses are a perfect solution for outdoor lounging and entertaining, creating more distinct zones for work and play, and keeps the main house free of guests. These jewel boxes are the centerpiece of a 8-acre estate located in the heart of the Village of East Hampton.
These projects are a remarkable feat of engineering and detailing. They are fully transparent structures. The structure is constructed of structural steel and concrete on metal glass, which allows for the walls to be fully constructed of clear glass.
A bonded acrylic connections offers less intrusive joints and connections and greater transparency. The refractive index of acrylic will also result in much less distortion when viewing through the water or from outside.
Andrés Cortés, AIA
Sarrah Khan, PE
Nuria Forques Puigcerver