Dream Homes Deserve Dream Backyards

Dream Homes Deserve Dream Backyards

When it comes to your backyard, what do you see? If you’re looking out back and only see green space, you’re missing out. Backyard design often gets overlooked as a “must have” and is most often categorized as a “one day.” The reality is that your dream home deserves a dream backyard. Since your backyard is an extension of your home, you should treat it as such. 

Expanding your home’s functionality and adding to its aesthetic to include a custom pool and gorgeous outdoor living space is something you’ll never regret. Read to learn more about why your home deserves a custom space and why you should invest in a dream backyard. 

1. Improve the Aesthetics

Well-designed outdoor living spaces are more than just a pool and deck. Your outdoor living space blends seamlessly with your home’s aesthetic, creating a stunning focal point and adding a touch of class and elegance to your property.

To make your backyard area even more welcoming, consider incorporating different water features into your pool’s design like fountains, water bridges, rock structures, and more. Don’t forget to expand on the functionality of your backyard by adding a fire pit or fireplace with seating or an outdoor kitchen where you can enjoy many meals with family and friends. A beautiful, well-maintained outdoor living space translates into a perfect backyard for your ideal home.

2. Convenience

A backyard pool also brings an unmatched level of convenience. Gone are the days of packing up and going to a local pool, amusement park, or beach to enjoy a good swim. With a backyard pool, you just need to step outside and take a dip in the pool in the comfort and privacy of your home while on your timeline. 

3. Great Entertainment Spot

A well-designed outdoor living space serves as the perfect entertainment spot. A pool offers unlimited entertainment opportunities such as pool parties, water games, and just good old-fashioned fun. And an outdoor kitchen allows you to prepare and serve food right around the pool area to maximize your time outdoors. Don’t forget to wrap up the evening under the stars and around the fire pit! 

4. Encourage Family Time

A backyard pool also offers an excellent spot to spend time and bond with your family in the comfort of your home. And the beauty of it is you don’t have to leave your home! Whether you’re all jumping in the pool on a hot summer day or hanging out poolside at night, there are many ways you can enjoy genuine family time out back. 

5. Increased Health Benefits

Installing a pool in your backyard adds to your overall health benefits. The convenience of having a pool within your home motivates you to get up and take a dip which is a great way to incorporate more physical exercises into your schedule.

Swimming is a low-impact exercise ideal for everyone in the family. It has multiple health benefits, such as improving heart health, building endurance and muscle strength, and maintaining a healthy weight. It also increases flexibility, reduces stress, improves coordination, and offers full-body relaxation.

6. Increased Property Value

Expanding your outdoor living space goes a long way in increasing your home’s value. Your backyard pool can be the difference between selling your home quickly or keeping it on the market list for months. So, although building a backyard pool and customizing a gorgeous outdoor living space may have large upfront costs depending on the size and design, it’s an investment that can pay off in the long run.

Your Lafayette Pool Builder

When it comes to creating a seamless transition from the indoors out, let the custom Lafayette pool building experts at The Pool Guy help design a space that complements your dream home and brings it to the next level. Every dream home deserves a dream backyard, and your expert Broussard pool designers at The Pool Guy have the knowledge and experience to handle your pool project with the highest level of professionalism to guarantee satisfaction. Give us a call today. 


The Pool Guy is the Lafayette area’s innovative and experienced pool builder. By combining careful design with proper planning and quality construction, they create swimming pools and outdoor living spaces that are beautiful additions to homes where memories will be made for years to come. 

Started by two experienced pool professionals who set out to give Lafayette area homeowners the service they deserve, The Pool Guy is an award-winning company that doesn’t focus on building the most pools — they want to build the best pools.  They are a team of highly skilled experts with a reputation for extreme attention to detail. If you want your pool built right, you want The Pool Guy. 

The Pool Guy is a proud member of the Association of Pool and Spa Professionals (APSP), the Acadian Home Builder Association, and the Better Business Bureau (BBB). They have three consecutive awards from Locals Love Us and provide outstanding service to Lafayette, Youngsville, Carencro, Broussard, Scott, Duson, Breaux Bridge, New Iberia, Abbeville, St. Martinville, and nearby communities. 

Contact them today to start building your own backyard memories. (337) 298-4746

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