Swimming Pool Wizard
The Swimming Pool Wizard is an easy way to quickly add a
pre-built swimming pool to your landscape design. Each swimming pool added using
the wizard includes the pool, pool decking, pool accessories, and more. Some of
the pre-built swimming pool designs also include spas.
Important: The Swimming Pool Wizard is a
great way to get ideas for swimming pool designs and for understanding how the
Swimming Pool tool works. However, you will probably find it is easier to
design your own custom swimming pools from the ground up. For information, see
Adding a Swimming Pool.
To add a swimming pool using the wizard:
Tools and Swimming Pool Wizard.
2. Click the
3. Click the
picture of the default swimming pool, select the pool you would like to use, and
then click the Next button.
4. Click the
Finish button to add the swimming pool to your landscape design.
the Swimming Pool Wizard, Realtime Landscaping Architect will switch to the Plan
view and place your new swimming pool at the center of your design. You can now
move the swimming pool design to the desired position, and rotate it into the
ideal orientation. See Moving Objects and Rotating Objects for details.
The swimming pool and other objects added by the wizard
will be grouped by default, making it easy to move the entire group at once.
However, in order to edit the swimming pool you will first need to ungroup it by
clicking the Ungroup button that appears to the right of the screen when
the pool is selected. For more details, see Grouping and Ungrouping Objects.
create your own swimming pool, instead of using the wizard to add a pre-built
pool design, use the Swimming Pool
the Swimming Pool Wizard will not delete any existing pools in your landscape
design; your design can have as many swimming pool objects as needed.
Adding a Swimming
Adding Pool Decking
Adding Pool Stairs
Adding a Pool Seat
Adding a Pool Wall
Adding a Pool Light
Adding a Pool Accessory
Adding a Fountain
Adding a Waterfall
Grouping and Ungrouping