Beach in your back yard?!

This Southern company can put a beach in your backyard, and we're so in Facebook - Zydeco Construction LLC If you're a person who has trouble wrapping your head around a decent work-life balance, a Louisiana company helping to bring vacations a little bit closer to home. Zydeco Construction Company, based in Maurepas, Louisiana, is … Continue reading Beach in your back yard?!

Dumpster Pool DIY 3 Years Later

Chic DIY Dumpster Pool Creator Reveals How It’s Holding Up 3 Years Later From Yahoo Makers 9/125/15 Who knew that “dumpster diving” could make someone so famous? New Orleans-based production designer and architect Stefan Beese created a sleek backyard swimming pool from a repurposed steel refuse container a few years ago, and he’s been swimming in … Continue reading Dumpster Pool DIY 3 Years Later

Natural Swimming Pools

From Housingwire October 2011 Myth #1: They’re Expensive Natural pools cost about the same as traditional swimming pools — construction costs start at about $50 per sq. ft. However, because there are no chemicals to add, yearly maintenance costs are hundreds of dollars less. With natural pools, adds Mick Hilleary of Total Habitat in Bonner … Continue reading Natural Swimming Pools