Lucas Firmin Blog

Baton Rouge Pool Installation: How to Plan for Your New Pool

Posted by Lucas Firmin on Apr 22, 2022 10:00:57 AM

It’s never too early to look ahead to next summer, and with south Louisiana’s climate, not only is the warm weather here for a while, it will be back again before we know it, making now the perfect time to plan for a new pool. But what goes into planning for a new pool?

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Topics: Pool Construction

Small Inground Pools in Baton Rouge: 3 Cocktail Pool Benefits

Posted by Lucas Firmin on Apr 4, 2022 2:15:00 PM

Space may be one of the first things that come to mind when considering a pool for your home.  Is there enough room for a pool, a deck or patio, furniture, equipment, so on and so forth?  While the size of your yard may be small, and size is an important element of any pool design, it doesn’t have to stop you from creating the pool of your dreams that works perfectly for your home.  Cocktail pools offer a wonderful solution for small yards and limited spaces. 

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Baton Rouge Pool Equipment: Saving Money with the Right Pool Pump

Posted by Lucas Firmin on Mar 29, 2022 8:45:21 AM

The pump in your swimming acts essentially like a heart.  And just like your heart, the better it works, the healthier you are and the better you feel.  Your pool’s pump is no different.  There are a lot of variables to consider but making the right choice when it comes to pump selection can save you a lot of money in the long run and keep your pool clean and working.

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Pool Maintenance Tips to Prepare Your Pool for Spring

Posted by Lucas Firmin on Feb 21, 2022 10:15:00 AM

While it still may be a little early to hop back in the pool, it’s never too soon to start thinking about the ever-important pool maintenance that keeps your backyard oasis safe and comfortable. Between the holidays and unseasonably cold (even for winter) weather it’s easy for your pool’s maintenance to take a back seat to more seasonal obligations. As the temperatures, and subsequent humidity, continue to increase it’ll soon be time to listen to LSU baseball games as you dip your feet. This makes right now the right time to have a professional come out and conduct an inspection as well as seasonal pool start-up maintenance. These procedures ensure that nothing happened during your pool’s downtime and it is ready for another full spring and summer of fun.

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Topics: Pool Maintenance

High-End Backyard Spas in Baton Rouge: Building a Luxury Hot Tub

Posted by Lucas Firmin on Feb 16, 2022 1:30:44 PM

Whether you have plans to build a pool with an attached spa, or are simply interested in a hot tub for your backyard, you’ll have a lot of different options. From style and design to configuration and components, there are a lot of decisions to be made about getting exactly what you have in mind. Much like shopping for a car, prioritizing your wants and needs will help you to determine what direction to go. Have a family or entertain often? You’ll want a larger spa. Do you have back or muscle pain? You’ll want to include a therapy jets. While these are only a few considerations, here is what goes into designing and building a high-end spa for your home.

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