It’s summertime in the nation’s capital, and as the temperatures begin to rise there is no better way to cool off than a dip in the pool. Sandy Spring Builders has created so many stunning swimming pools over the years that we decided to showcase some of our favorites in one article. From whimsical resort-style spas, to infinity pools surrounded by intricate rockscapes, and dramatic modern pools, these 10 outstanding outdoor pools give homeowners their own backyard oasis and dream retreat right outside their door.

Take a dive into some of our favorite dream-worthy pools starting with #10…

#10.Simply Luxurious

#9. Stunning Spillover

#8. The Perfect Fit

#7. Midnight Mood


#6 Classic poolside with diving board

#5. Whimsical Water Oasis

#4. Resort Feel in Your Own Backyard

#3 Rustic Relaxation

#2. Infinity Rockscape

#1. The Stairway to Blue Heaven