Recent content by Centex21

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    New Pool Help

    Water is really clear. I ordered the TF100,test kit. Should be here tomorrow or Friday. Thanks for the help.
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    New Pool Help

    This morning with my own test: CL 5.0 Ph 7.4 Alk 70
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    New Pool Help

    Ive been using the forum and it is a great forum. I ended up getting rid of our PB and completing our pool build after the rebar/dig phase. 16000 gal free form pool with a quartzscapes finish. i will have a swg system when Im all completed. Finished plaster last Thursday and been brushing the...
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    New Build in Austin, TX

    Oh shoot, didnt mean to miss lead, I meant thats where I started runnimg with the baton in my process by setting up/scheduling the gunite crew. God no, wouldnt know where to,start with gunite application. Ive done tons of ready mix concrete pours but no gunite. These subs are super busy. Why do...
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    New Build in Austin, TX

    I basically had to run with the gunite shoot, coping/tile, travertine deck (which I was always gonna do), plumbing/electtical, jump rock/slide and set up plaster. Pretty much everything except rough plumb/electrical. im still trying to come up with a plaster color.
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    New Build in Austin, TX

    Get on the gunite schedule with your gunite company Asap. I ended up having to finish my build. Rubber track mini and bobcat is the best option. Do you have your subs all lined up? Im up in Round Rock, btw
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    Small Dark Spots bleeding thru new gunite and exposed rebar

    The dark spots are lessening. Gunite company wants to hammer out around the rebar, hammer it back into the wall and use repair mortar with waterproofing on the area. Any thoughts?
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    Small Dark Spots bleeding thru new gunite and exposed rebar

    We had our pool shot with gunite this Tues July 16th.Started watering immediately. The shell looks great with really only 1 small crack. I also noticed a small piece of rebar left exposed on a bench where the seat meets the back wall. Wednesday I started noticing some small pencil round sized...
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    Beach entry with salt water. Need waterline edge material suggestions.

    Excavation and rebar in. Waiting on an inspection. We are going salt water with beach entry. Stonescapes mini pebble cool blue with abaloni finish most likely. Looking for ideas on what the beach at the waterline should be. Going charcoal leuder coping with ivory travertine deck. Pics of some...
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    Pavers and concrete thickness?

    Thats what we plan on here in central texas. Travertine over 4”-5” concrete. My guys can pour it at little cost to me.
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    Newbie pool owner gron central Texas

    Thanks! Overwhelmed but eager to learn
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    Newbie pool owner gron central Texas

    Hola, building our 1st pool. Dodging the weather so far. Almost done with piping and rebar. Trying to leatn all I can. This is a great forum