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It makes sense when you think about it, but not many homeowners account for the fact that pool water evaporates just like water would in any other context. And wind only quickens the rate at which pool water becomes vapor and rises into the atmosphere. Stop the wind and you’ll stop losing the water you've already paid to heat and sanitize. Tim Rumph, of Araiys Design in Long Island, NY, designed this deer-resistant hedge, which not only provides privacy but also serves as a wind break for the homeowner’s pool.
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