Recent content by Amoney

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    New build, digging starts today. Measuring?

    They added 1’ around the entire perimeter of the pool so I’m assuming we should be good at this point. I will ask about our contractor about the Gunite as I don’t think the thickness is stated in our contract. Thanks everyone!
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    New build, digging starts today. Measuring?

    Hi, everyone! Excited to finally have our IG pool project start today! We have double checked all the measurements sprayed on the ground and they are all within a few inches variance of the plan. Once dug, what measurements are we needing to take? I feel like I’ve read to measure once rebar is...
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    New build in Charlotte, NC. Need equipment insight please

    Thanks for the reply Marty. Yes, the 2 HP pump is for the spa/spillway. We may not do the full 6 ft spillway, but are not doing a standard 2 ft spillway so will require a higher HP pump in some form. Can you explain to me how a VSP running at 1 HP uses less electricity than a SS 1 HP pump...
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    New build in Charlotte, NC. Need equipment insight please

    Hello, everyone! We are newbies, getting ready to sign a contact in the next few days for our pool. We are trying to do our homework and just want to confirm equipment selection/recommendations with y’all to ensure we are making the right choices. The biggest questions we have right now is...
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    New pool build in Charlotte, NC-Please critique and advise

    Thanks for the insight on the pool depth. If we go 8’ the price of the pool goes up significantly, so we were trying to avoid that. Any concern for young ones with a 4‘ shallow end? I haven’t seen those drain covers, they look interesting! Do I need to be asking for a particular style of...
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    New pool build in Charlotte, NC-Please critique and advise

    Hi, everyone! We are in the finalizing stages with our PB. We have gone through the design process with three PB’s and feel very comfortable with the PB we’ve chosen. He’s come well recommended from several sources and has been very accommodating to our requests/questions. We will be new...