Recent content by ForceD

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    Calcium buildup

    That's sort of why I mentioned the pool-specific paint. I.e. get the calcium off and then paint over the plaster. I have a friend that has an old in-ground pool. It's at least 30 years old. He tells me that he (re)paints every few years...and his pool looks wonderful. Dan
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    Calcium buildup

    Sorry to not respond sooner. I don't want to be one of those forumites that register, post once asking for advice, and then is never heard from again. Thanks for the above responses. I did look at some of the non-draining options and they do seem much more involved than I (or anyone) would like...
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    Calcium buildup

    I'm new to this forum, and hope this is the correct forum to post this thread. I am standing by to take flack for allowing this condition to happen in my pool. But I will admit that I'm not a good chemist, and am trying to get better. And, I've searched the interweb extensively trying to find a...