Lucas Firmin Blog

Baton Rouge Home Pools: A Checklist for Spring

Posted by Lucas Firmin on Mar 22, 2024 10:39:43 AM

Before you head to the grocery store, it’s a good idea to make a list. How you organize it is up to you, but without it you’re bound to forget at least one thing. The same is true when it comes to getting your pool ready for spring. After several months of inactivity, even with routine maintenance, there are several steps you need to take to make sure your pool is up for another busy season. Just like it’s hard to make a sandwich without bread, forgetting one of these steps could result in some time away from your backyard retreat. Here is a quick, simple checklist of what to take care of spring approaches.

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Pool Service and Maintenance in Baton Rouge: 5 Common Mistakes to Avoid

Posted by Lucas Firmin on Mar 20, 2024 10:57:00 AM

Knowing what to do when performing a task is just as important as knowing what NOT to do. This is very true when it comes to pool maintenance. While there are a lot things that need to get done, and a variety of ways to do them; understanding not to zig when you should zag can save a lot of time, money, and headaches. Here are five common pool maintenance mistakes to avoid.

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Topics: Pool Maintenance, Pool Servicing

Important Questions to Ask Your Pool Builder

Posted by Lucas Firmin on Feb 28, 2024 3:15:00 PM

When you shop for a car, you have plenty of questions. How efficient is it? How reliable is it? What options are available? So on and so forth. The same is true if you’re buying a new TV, new appliances, or anything that is a considerable investment. The same goes for building a pool. You have a lot of options when it comes to building a pool. From material and design to customization and features, there are a lot of decisions to make, and thus a lot of due diligence to perform. Here are a few important questions you should ask any prospective pool builder.

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Topics: Pool Construction, Pool Builder Services

The Advantages of a Custom-Designed Gunite Pool

Posted by Lucas Firmin on Feb 27, 2024 4:17:02 PM

When it comes to transforming your backyard into a personal oasis, choosing between a custom-designed gunite pool and a cookie-cutter pool is an important decision. While both options offer the joy of pool ownership, the benefits of a custom-designed gunite pool surpass those of its cookie-cutter counterpart.

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Topics: Pool Customization, Gunite Pools, Water Features

A Comprehensive Guide to Planning Your Gunite Pool Installation

Posted by Lucas Firmin on Jan 19, 2024 11:53:51 AM

Transforming your backyard into a personal oasis involves making a lot of decisions, and opting for a gunite pool is a choice that combines luxury, durability, and customization. This comprehensive planning process for building a gunite pool at your home covers everything from design considerations to construction timelines.

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Topics: Pool Customization, Gunite Pools, Pool Construction, Pool Design