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Freeform Gunite Swimming Pool, Massapequa NY 11758, by Gappsi

Freeform Gunite Swimming Pool, Massapequa NY 11758, by Gappsi

This 16’x32′ freeform gunite swimming pool custom constructed in Massapequa NY. The pool shell consists of 10″ concrete walls and an 8″ concrete floor. The pool was shot with gunite cement, over 6″ of over sized gravel base, 12 inches on center, 1/2” rebar metal cage and 6″ apart center rods in any areas that the pool is deeper than 48”. All plumbing is done with 2″ hard PVC schedule 40 piping. All of the equipment is Hayward including 400,000 BTU gas heater, a salt chlorine generator, ozone system, pumps, and cartridge filter. The pool is 46″ to 66″ deep which makes it a non-diving pool. In the deep end of the pool, there is a bench with special jets through which air and water are pushed at a higher speed to create a spa effect. Porcelain pool tiles were installed at the water line; the finish of the pool is cool blue diamond bright quartz. The steps and benches were highlighted with diamond shaped 2”x2” tiles. The coping patio and raised patio wall were created with Nicolock products. 6”x12″ bullnose, ridge stone patio pavers with brown inlays and mini colonial walls and caps are all in travertine color. From design concept to finish execution Gappsi provides Nicolock pavers supply/installation, gunite swimming pools, and landscaping. For more information about design and installation in Massapequa NY, visit http://www.gappsi.com or call us at 631-543-1177 for a free estimate.

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Front Door Walkway and Wall Veneer Installation, Hauppauge NY 11788, by Gappsi

Front Door Walkway and Wall Veneer Installation, Hauppauge NY 11788, by Gappsi

This front yard natural stone walkway and wall veneer were installed in Hauppauge, NY 11788. The walkway is 150 square feet and the wall veneer is 80 square feet of Fiorito travertine. Installation of the walkway was constructed with a recycled concrete base and a layer of fine sand. The wall veneer was installed on a wire mesh nailed to plywood and waterproof membrane with type S mortar cement mix. Polymeric sand was applied in-between the paver joints to lock the travertine in place. Gappsi provides travertine supply and installation for all residents in Hauppauge NY. Call Gappsi at 631-543-1177 or visit Gappsi.com for more about our travertine products, services, and free-estimate scheduling.

Construction of Vinyl Pool in Nesconset, NY 11767, by Gappsi

Construction of Vinyl Pool in Nesconset, NY 11767, by Gappsi

This 16′ by 32′ vinyl pool was built with concrete walls and liner. The pool has steps across the full width of the shallow end and a standing ledge/two corner benches in the deep end. The pool is also equipped with an auto cover. Stoops were built by backyard sliding doors with platforms and several steps going down to the backyard level. Patio pavers and pool coping used were Griggio Dorato travertine pavers selected from the Gappsi stone collection. The travertine colors vary in grays, beige, whites, and blacks. It has a very soft marbleized style that can compliment any home sidings and backyard furniture. If you’re looking for vinyl pool and pavers installation, visit http://www.gappsi.com or contact us at 631-543-1177.

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Gunite Swimming Pool and Backyard: built by Gappsi, Old Brookville

Gunite Swimming Pool and Backyard: built by Gappsi, Old Brookville

This 20’x40’ gunite swimming pool is equipped with an autocover that allows the customer to protect and heat the pool water. The spill-over spa is surrounded by two sun decks and steps going down into the shallow area. A U shaped kitchen and seating area was built with mocha venire travertine and the appliances are from Twin Eagle. The swimming pool has Tahoe blue diamond bright pool finish, the pool coping is custom cut Pennsylvania blue stone, and the patio consists of mocha travertine selected from the Gappsi stone collection. Designed by Giuseppe Abbrancati and Installed by Gappsi.

Gunite Swimming Pool and Backyard: built by Gappsi, Plainview NY

Gunite Swimming Pool and Backyard: built by Gappsi, Plainview NY

This 18’x40’ gunite swimming pool is equipped with an auto cover, sun deck, bubbler, and a built-in spillover spa. The swimming pool has midnight blue diamond bright gunite finish. Pool coping is custom cut Pennsylvania blue stone. Because of the property slope, one side of the pool is exposed. Patio consists of mocha travertine selected from the Gappsi stone collection. It also includes a fire pit, seating, and a water feature built with sheer descends. Designed by Giuseppe Abbrancati and Installed by Gappsi.
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Outdoor Living Room | Designers | Builder | Company | Huntington NY by Gappsi

Outdoor Living Room | Designers | Builder | Company | Huntington NY by Gappsi

outdoor living rooms designs long island ny. gappsiCovered patio area built by Gappsi in Huntington NY was designed as an indoor room with open walls to the outdoors. This open space outdoor living room incorporates a fireplace with a TV built into the Fiorito travertine veneered wall. Stucco was used to finish remaining walls with scattered inlays of travertine veneer. The floor was paved with travertine Fiorito French pattern. 2 skylights were installed to allow extra light also high hats and 2 ventilation fans. Extended outside a cooking island with a grill and sink. This outdoor living room makes it perfect to be away from home by just walking out the backyard door.

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

Granite pavers Supplier & Installers for Massapequa, NY

Granite pavers Supplier & installers for Massapequa, NY

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