Lucas Firmin Blog

5 Things to Consider When Purchasing a Home with a Pool

Posted by Lucas Firmin on Jun 21, 2022 11:30:00 AM

You’ve made a checklist as you begin the search for your growing family’s new home. You have done your due diligence, including: meeting with a real estate agent to discuss school districts, convenience to work and shopping, as well as the other intangibles you’re looking for. Finally, your discussion comes to an element that will instantly eliminate many potential homes on your list, a swimming pool. Nationally, only about 10% of homes have swimming pools, and that is accurate for the Baton Rouge market as well.

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Topics: Pool Maintenance

Swimming Pool Waterfalls in Baton Rouge: What to Know About Water Features

Posted by Lucas Firmin on Jun 20, 2022 2:59:27 PM

Whether you are designing your new pool or looking for a way to update and upgrade the ambiance of your existing pool, water features should be strongly considered. The sights and sounds of moving water offer a relaxing and aesthetic atmosphere. This is exactly what water features offer. Of course, depending on your taste and style, there are different types of water features that can enhance your pool in a way that is perfect for you.

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Topics: Water Features

3 Things to Know About Pool Costs in Baton Rouge

Posted by Lucas Firmin on May 22, 2022 10:00:00 AM

The cost of an in-ground swimming pool can vary based on a number of different things, including decking, landscaping, accessories, water features, and more. With this in mind, it can bring up a lot of questions about the cost of installing and owning a pool. Here are 3 things to keep in mind when considering pool costs for your Baton Rouge home.

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Topics: Pool Maintenance, Pool Accessories

Swimming Pool Repair in Baton Rouge: Common Problems and Fixes

Posted by Lucas Firmin on May 20, 2022 11:30:23 AM

Few things are more frustrating than walking to your car in the morning and discovering a flat tire or a dead battery. However, there are simple and familiar solutions for these problems, and they typically don’t cost you much more than inconvenience. Now when it’s time to take a relaxing dip in your pool and you hear a strange sound or the water isn’t as clear as it should be, this scenario could be a larger cause for concern. If you noticed your pool’s performance is struggling it is time to address any potential issues and have your pool repaired. Here are some common pool repairs, how to recognize them, and what they mean.

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Topics: Repair

5 Custom Design Options for Your Baton Rouge Pool

Posted by Lucas Firmin on Apr 25, 2022 10:16:00 AM

Choosing the custom design of your inground pool is a fun and rewarding part of the installation process. This is where you get to be creative and decide which type of pool best fits your personality, landscape, and planned usage of your pool.

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Topics: Pool Customization