Recent content by Buggsw

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    Determine Accurate Gallons for pool

    So you have an empty pool now? When you go to fill it, make a note of what point your water meter is (better, take a pic your water meter reading), then when it is done, take another pic of the water meter. Subtract the first reading from the second reading should give you an almost exact...
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    New pool owner in the Tampa, Fl area.

    You will definitely learn a lot here. Congrats on becoming the owner of a pool. Enjoy!
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    Starting my conversion...8/21/2009

    You need to add another drop to see if it then stays clear. It shouldn't turn back to pink unless you put 5 drops of the reagent used to check for CC's and then only if you have CC's will it tinge or change back to pink. So the answer is that if you add a drop and swirl and it changes to clear...
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    Starting my conversion...8/21/2009

    You should not swim in the water during the conversion.
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    Thank you

    Glad you found this forum, too. I don't think anyone really understands what crystal clear water really is until they have experienced a BBB pool.
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    New Pool Starting, Montgomery Texas

    Wow, it seems to be going so quickly. Keep the pics coming.
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    Wood and Block pool

    Very cool pictorial of your pool demo and rebuild. It never ceases to amaze me at the various methods to build a pool.
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    New Pool Starting, Montgomery Texas

    So, how much progress did they make today? Any new pics? And, wow, that looks like a huge yard.
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    What am i doing wrong?

    Congrats, you did a great job.
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    Greetings all, Newbie to the forum

    Boy, you sure have a pretty view from your beautiful new pool.
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    WaterProof options needed

    I have never seen this type of liner installation before. That is very interesting. I don't know that we have that type in the U.S., yet.
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    My Baq Conversion Story

    I've never experienced Baquacil, but I just love to see these conversion posts and pics and to read about the successes. It's good to hear you are having continued success since your conversion. Thanks for sharing the info.
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    Just started my conversion

    Congratulations on a job well done!
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    Help me diagnose my pool

    During this severely hot summer, I have been using about 1 quart of 12% every other day. You should be able to find 12% somewhere near you. It's made in Eloy and there are many dealers of Hasa products. Here is a link to dealers in Arizona. You may want to call the ones in the east valley...
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    New Pool Starting, Montgomery Texas

    Ooooh, I think your pool is going to be very cool. Love that island idea. I took the liberty to embed your image here. (please check your PM's for instructions)