Recent content by har02052

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    Pool build recommendations

    I have a few friends with pools and they have a heat pump and they love it. Most though recommend a heat pump AND a heater so that you can save money during the summer with the heat pump but also heat the pool with gas at the front end and back end of the season.
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    Pool build recommendations

    Thanks for that help. -I will ask how they set up the automatic cover equipment lid. -I had planned on upgrading to the VS Pump. -I actually plan on probably using a heat pump instead. But if, if for some reason I stick with a gas heater, I will consider going up to 400k BTU. It will be NG. It...
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    Pool build recommendations

    My wife and are in the planning stages of building a pool along with the build of our new house. The foundation for the house is being poured this week. We are wondering about what options we should include or not include? What things are a must or must not? What's worth the money and what...
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    Theoretical pool heat pump, home AC combo?

    I wonder how resistant the concrete guys would be to letting me put a big coil of piping down before they do the pour?
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    Theoretical pool heat pump, home AC combo?

    That's an interesting thought. The back yard/pool area will be south facing so the concrete would potentially be fairly warm. We could pretty easily run loops of pipe in the concrete and passively heat the pool that way.
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    Theoretical pool heat pump, home AC combo?

    Ok, so I have read all the posts about the hotspot FPH heat exchanger and I am intrigued. But I am not sure if it is worth the extra cost and headache. I am in Nebraska so I really just want to extend my season. But at the time I would want to extend my season I would use my AC a lot less than I...