Pool articles, tips & information

The pros and cons of a natural swimming pool

Europe is where the natural pool trend originated several decades ago. Proclaimed as stylish and practical, the trend soon breached European borders and reached the US, Australia, South Africa, etc.

27 November, 2020

​17 small pools perfect for small patios and gardens

Most of us, when envisioning a swimming pool, see a great big design taking up lots of space in a yard or garden. However, that doesn’t have to be the case, for there are so many wonderfully designed splash pools, plunge pools, and mini swimming pool…

21 October, 2020

8 tips for a stunning swimming pool design

Location, location, location! Yes, we know this is a saying generally applied to properties, but it carries just as much weight when talking about adding a swimming pool. After all, if that pool is going to be as welcoming, sociable and soothing as y…

09 May, 2020

Furnishing Accessories and Interior Decoration in Rome

Furnishing accessories have evolved from simple complements to protagonists of an interior. Those that were once considered decorative elements, perhaps to fill a space left empty by a piece of furniture, today are objects that give character and can…

03 December, 2019

Interior Design and Restyling of the B&B Navona Grand Suite in the Heart of Rome

Contemporary details blend with a revisited classic style and the charm of ancient Rome in two wonderful accommodation facilities in the heart of the Eternal City, thanks to the skilful renovation conducted by Alberto Cerracchio and Adina Berti of th…

14 October, 2019

Interior Design and Restyling with Handcrafted Ceramics and Customised Decorations

The studio Arte dell’Abitare (Art of Living), founded by Alberto Cerracchio and Adina Berti, has been active for more than 30 years. It takes care of every single phase of interior design projects, restyling and restoration, including the conception,…

14 August, 2019

Sustainable Wooden House in Sicily

A project that focuses on sustainability and constant dialogue between structure and nature, designed by architect Alessio Lo Bello for the construction of a small and modern rural house along the northern coast of Sicily, between Palermo and Cefalù.

Modern Luxury House in Palermo: Project Winner of the 2018 Selinunte National Award 2018

The landscape and the territory surrounding a house are fundamental elements, which must not be forgotten but, on the contrary, must be enhanced. Creating a common thread that combines the style of the house with the nature that hosts it, is not alwa…

​20 striking garden fountains for your home

No two gardens need to be alike – just like indoor spaces (whether it be a bedroom or kitchen), each garden has its own unique style and layout, not to mention size and location.

03 February, 2018

​Small but stylish: 6 mini pools

Who says that you need a large plot, plenty of space and a big budget to enjoy the dream of your own pool? Even a few square metres and limited budget can help create a great splashing spot at home.

17 August, 2017