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Des Moines Pool Design Ideas

Now that you have decided to build an in-ground pool, looking at different pool design ideas ahead of your first consultation is essential. When you are more informed about the plethora of options, you will not feel so overwhelmed when it comes time to discuss the perfect pool. After all, if you’re going to invest in an outdoor oasis, you

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Concrete Repairs
Can You Make Concrete Repairs in Winter?

Can concrete repairs be done in the winter? If you have major concrete issues, you’ll want to remedy that problem as quickly as possible, no matter what time of year it is. This goes for homeowners as well as business owners. Concrete application is truly a science, which is why it’s best to trust the experts at Speck USA when

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stamped concrete
4 Ways Stamped Concrete Enhances Your Commercial Space

Do you want to upgrade the curb appeal of your commercial space? Stamped concrete is the perfect way to add an element of luxury without breaking the bank. At Speck USA, we have been in the concrete business for over 50 years, so we can help you make your commercial space the most attractive in Des Moines. Here are four

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New year backyard design
Backyard Design for 2023: What Are Your New Year’s Resolutions?

Instead of resolving to eat better or exercise more in 2023, why not make a New Year’s resolution that will last for decades? Investing in backyard design this year will make you the hero of your family and the envy of your neighborhood. Speck USA is here with the top backyard design trends for 2023, and we are ready to

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Close up on a concrete pool deck next to an inground pool in the daylight.
Pool Deck Ideas for 2023

Think back to when you closed your pool for the year. How was your pool deck holding up? Were there a few cracks and blemishes you don’t remember from the previous year? If so, it may be time to give your pool deck a makeover. This is where Speck USA can help. Not only have homeowners throughout Des Moines transformed

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A black pick up truck with the Speck USA logo on the side and a snow plow attached to the front sits in a snow-covered parking lot in the daylight. Hiring snow removal services is an important part of maintaining business in winter.
5 Reasons to Invest in Snow Removal Services for Your Business

Businesses that don’t invest in snow removal services can end up losing a lot of money. Think about it: How much do you enjoy trekking through snow and ice when you’re running errands? It’s probably not on your list of favorite things. Your customers are no different. With all the risks posed to bodies and vehicles, there’s not much to

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Medium shot of a grey, wooden lawn chair set on a stamped concrete patio. A slate texture pattern is one of the most popular stamped concrete applications for patios.
5 Stamped Concrete Applications to Beautify Your Home

Stamped concrete is a great option for homeowners looking to add curb appeal to their homes. There are many different stamped concrete applications you can use to achieve various effects, from a traditional paver look to more elaborate designs. So, look around your home — inside and out. How much wear and tear are the high-traffic spaces showing? If they

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Wide, aerial shot of a kidney-shaped inground pool with a jade-colored liner decorated with river rocks. Naturalistic colors and features like the kind pictured here are among the popular pool design trends for 2023.
Pool Design Trends for 2023

The pool industry is always evolving. Naturally, a wealth of pool design trends are on the horizon for 2023. So, if you’re in the market for a new or renovated pool this year, don’t limit your search to the same old styles you’ve seen time and time again. Let your imagination loose a little bit and incorporate one or more

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A custom inground pool with a light blue liner sits in the daylight. Pictures like these work well in telling your family that they're getting a pool for Christmas.
A Pool for Christmas: How to Surprise Your Family

The holiday season is here! Before you hit the stores, we have a very important question for you. Have you decided how to tell your family that they’re getting a pool for Christmas? If not, don’t worry. Speck USA has you covered. We’ve had plenty of inground pool clients make this crucial decision at various times of the year. And

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