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Diamond Brite Gunite Pool, Built East Islip, New York

Diamond Brite Gunite Pool, Built East Islip, New York


This gunite swimming pool was built in a waterfront community in East Islip, New York. The backyard design incorporates a “lazy L” pool with a raised 8×8 spill-over spa. The patio surrounding the pool was constructed with Fiorito travertine french pattern pavers from the Gappsi stone collection. It also incorporates a built-in barbeque island with Twin Eagle appliances, and an outdoor wood-burning fireplace, also built with Fiorito travertine veneer.

The pool and spa finish includes Aquabella 6×6 grey tiles and the pool and spa plaster consists of Diamond Brite Aegean Sea quartz-exposed finish. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ay1SHFqTyvc

Old Westbury pool installation by Gappsi

Old Westbury pool installation by Gappsi

This swimming pool was built by Gappsi in Old Westbury, NY 11545.
The backyard design incorporates a 20×40 swimming pool accompanied with an autocover.

The coping is Pennsylvania Bluestone, 12 inches wide in 5 foot long sections, and surrounding the pool is 4000 sq ft of synthetic Turf.

Nicolock Paving Stones Supplier and Installer – East Northport NY, 11731

Nicolock Paving Stones Supplier and Installer – East Northport NY, 11731

 

Landscape, pool design & construction Nissequogue NY 11780

Landscape, pool design & construction Nissequogue NY 11780

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Gappsi Design transformed Backyard into resort in Setauket long island NY11733.

Gappsi Design transformed Backyard into resort in Setauket long island NY 11733.

When the client decided to create an entertaining backyard. They contacted us to design a backyard paradise. We discussed many ideas and looked at different layouts. Working together we designed a plan that gave the clients what we were looking for at a budget they could afford. We put ideas in to a 3D layout so the clients could see what the project was going to look like. The project construction began with building the swimming pool,thenthe masonry work and a very functional pool house, where the clients eat dinner all summer long. The project included a hot tub and fire pit to keep backyard fun going all year long and it also included a half-court basketball court which they use all the time.

Brick cultured stone veneers installed for a kitchen and living room.

Brick cultured stone veneers installed for a kitchen and living room.

Brick cultured stone veneers installed for a kitchen and living room. A metal track was mounted on the wall securing it with galvanized screws, the brick veneers were secured on the tracks with liquid nails glue. The joints were filled with natural gray mortar

Backyard designers and builders on Long island NY

Backyard designers and builders on Long island NY

This upscale backyard was designed and installed by Gappsi in Locust Valley NY. On the north shore of Nassau County Long island. This Back yard incorporates many outdoor amenities; the oversized free formed gunite swimming pool built with a spillover gunite spa is the focal point, surrounded by a super-sized natural moss rock waterfall as the backdrop and moca travertine pavers and pool coping. A Large U shaped outdoor kitchen was built with all high end cocking appliances, bar sink and plenty of counter top space. a firepit on one end of the back yard and a Majestic fireplace on the opposite site built with Fiorito travertine Veneer. The 5000 sq ft patio was divided in separate sections of inlay by using melfi limestone, scogli di mare limestones and moca travertine selected from the Gappsi natural stone collection. To Learn More about Gappsi products and services please call 631-543-1177 or visit http://www.gappsi.com

Gunite swimming pool built Upper Brookville NY 11545 by Gappsi

Gunite swimming pool built Upper Brookville NY 11545 by Gappsi

gunite-swimming-pool-built-upper-brookville-ny-11545-by-gappsiGunite swimming pool was constructed with 10 inches concrete wall shell and 8 inches gunite floor. With ½ inches rebar 12 inches on center, radiuses built in gunite shell spa has been built in the center of shallow end with sundecks on each side of it with steps that lead in the pool. Along both side of the 40 ft wall a stand ledge was created in the pool floor to allow small kids to cross the pool by walking on it. The deep end of the swimming pool incorporates 2 sets of corner stairs and a bench connecting them both.
Pool depth is 5 ft, wich makes this Gunite swimming pool is a non-diving pool. This Gunite swimming pool also has an automated safety cover this feature allows the pool area to be open to the rest of the yard and fencing around the pool is not requested thus making the pool patio more accessible and functional. This safety cover also functions as a solar cover, keeping the water warmer without the use of the heater. The auto cover can also be used as a winter cover, while keeping the swimming pool safe in the winter; it also keeps clean, avoiding drilling ugly holes in the patio stones if you decide to install a mash cover. The plumbing was done using 2 inches 40 schedule hard pvc pipes, this allows water to flow and filtered fester. The pool plaster finish consists Tahoe blue diamond bright quarts. Unlike Marble dust quarts plaster is a much harder material making the finish of this Gunite swimming pool last 2 or 3 times longer with the proper maintenance. A 6 inches gray blue porcelain tiles bend was installed to The top perimeter of the pool walls, the tiles line is used to avoid the water in the pool to create a mark on the walls , the porcelain tiles are frost and whether resistant and pool water level is set to be at the center of the tiles. The pool coping used is 2 inches thick 12 wide in 6 ft long section Pennsylvania bluestone treads as pool coping and 14 inches double-sided easy edge for spa coping. The patio pavers are Moca travertine French pattern all from the Gappsi natural stone products selection. The equipment is Totally Hayward, pump, Filter and heater, to keep the water sanitized a salt chlorine generator and an ozone system were installed, the combination of these 2 will keep water free of alleges and impurities easily and automatically thus making this a maintenance and Chemicals free Gunite swimming pool. The back yard patio outdoor kitchen and raised patio all paved with moca travertine pavers and veneer products. For more information about Gunite pools design and installation contact Gappsi at 631-543-1177 or visit
http://gappsi.com/long-island-gunite-pool-inground-construction-design

Commack Middle School signs donated by Gappsi

Commack Middle School signs donated by Gappsi

 

Masonry structure built by Gappsi for Commack middle school on Vanderbilt parkway in Dix hills. Walls were built with Hanover tan blend and columns caps were manufactured by Nicolock.

Custom Wine Cellar Built in Mutton Town Nassau County Long Island NY by Gappsi

Custom Wine Cellar Built in Mutton Town Nassau County Long Island NY by Gappsi

costum-wood-wine-cellar-long-island-ny-gappsiThis wine cellar was built by Gappsi with custom wood molding and Fiorito travertine pavers. This wine cellar looks just as good empty as it would full of wine bottle.
Built with custom mahogany wood shelves and wine racks, Gappsi Fiorito travertine pavers and wall veneers make a spectacular masterpiece when looking and walking through the automated glass sliding door. This custom wine cellar was built in a luxurious home in Mutton Town Nassau county Long Island NY by Gappsi. For more information about Gappsi Products and Services please contact Gappsi at 631-543-1177 or visit our website at http://www.gappsi.com