Lucas Firmin Blog

Baton Rouge Backyard Pool Designs: Perimeter Overflow Pools

Posted by Lucas Firmin on Oct 29, 2021 9:53:00 AM

Perimeter overflow, vanishing edge, or infinity pools offer an enchanting and elegant design for a residential pool. Pool designs have rapidly evolved over the years.  Shapes, styles, materials, technologies, and more have allowed pool builders to bring your backyard oasis to the next level. Blurring the lines between the horizon of your pool’s construction and its border can be achieved with water in-transit effects. This look can be achieved in a variety of ways, no matter the shape, slope, or size of your yard.  

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Topics: Pool Customization

Water Features for Your Gunite Pool [Infographic]

Posted by Lucas Firmin on May 21, 2021 4:32:45 PM

Adding water features to your gunite pool can add dramatic changes in your pool’s appearance as well as create a calming and appealing ambiance.  The type of water feature you add to your pool is a personal choice based on how you want your pool to feel and function.  Here are four features that we commonly see added when building a pool.  

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Topics: Pool Customization, Gunite Pools, Water Features

Home Pools in Baton Rouge: 5 Custom Pool Designs [Infographic]

Posted by Lucas Firmin on Mar 24, 2021 9:45:00 AM

When it comes to building a residential pool, you have a lot of options.  While some pool companies may limit you to a pre-determined number of selections, this is common for fiberglass pools, custom designed gunite pools offer limitless possibilities.  Your pool builder can create a design that meets your needs.  Here are five different custom pool designs and what they offer.  Of course, these can modified to make your pool unique to suit your taste.

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Topics: Pool Customization, Gunite Pools

4 Reasons for a Luxury Pool Design in Baton Rouge

Posted by Lucas Firmin on Nov 17, 2017 10:29:07 AM

When it comes to ordering a meal, depending on where you dine, you typically have a couple of different options.  You can go straight off of the menu and get whatever comes out; or you can make special requests.  The latter is guaranteed to get you what you’d like.  If you don’t like mayonnaise, if you prefer your hamburger rare, or if you’d rather a wrap over a sandwich, you have those options when you don’t just opt for a number on a menu.  Building a pool follows the same rule. 

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Topics: Pool Customization

9 Decking Options for Your Baton Rouge Pool

Posted by Lucas Firmin on Oct 17, 2016 1:15:00 PM

When designing the perfect outdoor space for your in-ground swimming pool, deciding on the right deck is a key step in the process. As with any major home construction project, you’ve probably narrowed your choices down by asking yourself the following questions:

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Topics: Pool Customization