Designing a patio for backyard with a spa is easier than most people think. There are several types of spas. Spas can be installed above ground or in the ground. Certain spas can only be installed in ground with certified installers while others can be easily installed by the homeowner. The Elemental spa is designed to be installed above ground.
The Elemental spa is small enough to fit in smaller patios, decks and outdoor areas. The spa can also be installed on the second and higher stories. The significant design advantage that Elemental spas have over other above ground spas is that they can be customized to match most any design theme. Elemental spas can also be shipped without any color and painted by the homeowner. Certain design features can also be customized by the homeowner to even more create a custom fit with the existing theme and design.
An Elemental spa is designed to accommodate up to 4 people comfortably. Designers can customize the spa using a variety of design features including accents, frames, colors, textures and even colors of the accents. The Spa can be added near patio furniture, patio coverings, seating and planters as needed. Spas will naturally add a sense of comfort and a special allure to the visitor. The inviting and warm sense of a spa is always an added benefit to any patio.
Need more design ideas? Take a look at the www.myelemental.com website and look at the gallery. This section has several ideas and options to help the homeowner think about different design approaches and ideas. Other options include positioning the spa and not so right angles or set the spa in a position to accent other design features.
Elemental Spas are unique in that they can be customized by the owner when ordering. There are four basic features that can be customized. The four areas are the color of the spa body, the accent, the frame and the decoration panel.
The color and texture of the spa can be chosen when ordering. There are several colors to choose from. The texture of the spa can also be determined. The colors range from browns, blues and metallic colors. The color option can also be a white base that allows the homeowner to paint the Elemental spa with any color desired.
The second set of features that can be customized is the accent. The accent is a small metal decoration that adorns the 4 sides of the spa near the top. There are two basic styles, Artisan and Classic. These features are about 12 inches by 4 inches in size. The color of the accent ranges from various shades of metals from grey, brown and darker colors.
The third design feature that can be customized by the homeowner is the decoration panel or deco panel. This is a small section of the spa located near the central bottom of each side of the spa. The panel is about 18 inches by 18 inches. This panel comes in a variety of colors and styles. The colors range from deep colors like browns and grays and have different styles include wood, textured and plain.
The final feature that can be customized is the frame or boot. The frame is decorative metal that runs along the bottom of each side. There are two frame styles Classic and Artisan. The Classic is square oriented while the artisan has graceful curves. The frame can be substituted for a boot. A boot is a rectangular block with a notch that easily sets into the bottom part of the spa. The boot comes in two colors, wood and black.
The Elemental spa can be customized in over a hundred different colors and styles. Try the product configuration to see all the combinations of features available for the spa.
Home owners both large and small can easily incorporate a hot tub in their overall patio designs. There are many ways to incorporate a hot tub in the back yard, deck or patio. The Elemental spas are small enough that they can be placed in a variety of places. Here are some specific ideas on how to incorporate a hot tub in your patio design.
Use the hot tub as a focal point. The Elemental spa can be customized with color, accents and styles to match most design themes. In this example, the spa would be place in the center of the area desired. The area could be in the middle of the deck or patio or centrally located in the back yard. Additional patio design features like seating, small tables or even planters can be placed around the hot tub to incorporate into the surroundings.
The hot tub can also be place away from the main focal point of the patio, deck or backyard. Homeowners can place the hot tub in a corner of the yard, the side of a deck or even the back of a patio area. Patio design features like seating areas, tables, chair and umbrellas can be added as needed to have the hot tub blend into the surroundings. The Elemental line of hot tubs has many features that can be modified to suit the homeowner’s patio design ideas. The color, the style and accents can all be changed to match the current or planned patio design idea.
It is important to leave enough walking room around the hot tub. This allows easy access to the hot tub by uses and prevents a cluttered look. This also allows for easy maintenance of the hot tub when needed. There are many variations the homeowner can experiment with to achieve the desired results.