Lucas Firmin Blog

Baton Rouge Pools and Spas: Design Trends 2021

Posted by Lucas Firmin on Mar 19, 2021 10:45:00 AM

Are you thinking about renovating or installing a new pool? Now is the perfect time! In an increasingly hectic and stressful world, the pool has become a healthy and refreshing escape to the outdoors. A new pool has the potential to become a beautiful addition to any backyard, as well as a space that creates priceless memories. Build your private oasis today with these tasteful trends that are sure to make a big splash in 2021.

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Topics: Pool Construction

Baton Rouge Pool Contractors: Money and Energy Saving Pool Pumps

Posted by Lucas Firmin on Jun 30, 2020 11:40:00 AM

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 1:00:00 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 1:15:00 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 10:34:00 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