Lucas Firmin Blog

Baton Rouge Pool Contractors: Money and Energy Saving Pool Pumps

Posted by Lucas Firmin on Jun 30, 2020 12:40:00 PM

There are a lot of variables to consider when it comes to your pool’s pump.  Making the right decision can save you a lot of money in the long run, while keeping your pool clean and healthy.  Let’s begin with the basics.  The pump pulls water from the pool, through the skimmer and main drain, then pushes it through the filter before returning it back to the pool.  Sounds pretty simple, but there are a lot of differences that can influence the energy efficiency and performance of your pump, both of which can have an impact on your wallet.

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Topics: Pool Construction

Best Baton Rouge Swimming Pools: The Importance of Finding the Right Pool Builder

Posted by Lucas Firmin on May 21, 2020 2:00:00 PM

Custom swimming pools offer more options and can be a better investment compared to other alternatives.  In addition to developing the unique design that meets your needs and tastes, having the right pool builder makes all of the difference in the world.  Here are four reasons why you should consider a custom designed pool and an experienced builder.

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Topics: Pool Construction

Preparing Your Yard for In-Ground Pool Installation: 3 Questions to Ask

Posted by Lucas Firmin on Nov 27, 2017 2:15:00 PM

So you’ve decided to build a pool.  Or at the very least you’ve decided to start thinking about building a pool; and while many of your thoughts are centered on design, landscaping, furniture, and those relaxing summer afternoons, and rightfully so, there are some other important things to consider.  Let’s start on the ground level, actually below.  Here are 3 questions you may not think to ask, but should when the time comes to build your in-ground pool.

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Topics: In-Ground Pools, Pool Construction

In-Ground Pools in Baton Rouge: Why Build in the Fall?

Posted by Lucas Firmin on Oct 27, 2017 11:34:00 AM

The fall, especially in south Louisiana, brings a lot of different things.  It delivers football season, tailgating, and eventually cooler weather.  And while the high season for swimming may be in the rearview mirror, if you are considering building an in-ground pool, this could be the perfect time of the year to do so.  Here are a few reasons why the fall and winter in our warm climate are a great time to build your pool.

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Topics: Pool Construction

Pool Construction in Baton Rouge: 4 Things to Ask Your Pool Builder

Posted by Lucas Firmin on Oct 17, 2017 2:41:00 PM

Making the decision to build a pool is an exciting time.  Thinking of all the fun that will be had, and all of the memories that will be made around your own special oasis can make your head spin.  One of the most important steps to making those daydreams a reality is to select the right pool builder.  The best way to do this is to know what questions to ask.  Here are four questions you should ask your pool builder.

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Topics: Pool Construction