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    JJ_Tex replied to the thread House fire.
    Wow, so sorry. I would try and get all that you can out of there, then look for some sort of cover that will keep future debris from...
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    Sorry, I cant see any pictures. Blowers are typically connected to spa and literally blow air into the line to make more bubbles when...
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    JJ_Tex replied to the thread Travertine Deck.
    That looks great. Where is the rest of your build thread and all of the fun pictures?
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    Here is Dwayne delivering 1 of your bags, so you should be good with only 4:
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    JJ_Tex replied to the thread Purple pool.
    We like hearing that. Short term listen to the experts here on how to get rid of the purple, likely caused by metals in the PoolRx and...
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    Yes, at least when you add chlorine add to the top of the range so that as the chlorine gets used up throughout the day. @Homebrewale...
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    That is good that you passed the OCLT. When you say you need to add 37oz, what are you targeting as your FC? That seems a bit low to...
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    JJ_Tex reacted to Dirk's post in the thread 2021 New Build Thread/#2 Build with Like Like.
    +1 on the automation. I didn't push that because you seem to know your mind about it. But I wouldn't have a pool without a controller...
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    JJ_Tex replied to the thread 2021 New Build Thread/#2 Build.
    Cool design, just a couple of comments: - The stairs are way on the far end of the pool. Seems like the natural entry and exit point...
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    Do you know how many actuators you have? You should at least have one on the returns that switches between the pool and spa returns...
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    For question #1, no that is not normal. I suspect you have the spa drains open but the actuator for the spa returns is not returning the...
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    JJ_Tex replied to the thread CSI winter ?.
    Thanks Dave. I'm still processing your post, but will reach out if I have any questions as to not to distract from the OP's thread...
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    +1 on what Marty said. Step 1 is to get your own test kit, read up on info here, and stop going into the pool store. Step 2 would...
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    JJ_Tex replied to the thread CSI winter ?.
    Hold up, I'm really confused by this post. As a plaster/pebble owner, I've always understood the general rule of thumb for CSI as: +0.6...
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    JJ_Tex replied to the thread CSI winter ?.
    Your chlorine and CYA are low, but the pucks will help that. The pucks are also acidic and will keep your pH down, so if it takes too...