Recent content by kcmonarch55

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    Kids Pool Birthday Party - Checklist?

    Hi Tara! Such a small world....we live in Nazareth.....not too far from you at all. Enjoyed following along with the pool build and this checklist as well.
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    Test Results

    Thanks a lot! I appreciate it! I'll get that chlorine higher.
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    Test Results

    Hi everyone....any suggestions/advice for my current test results? Thanks! TF-100 test kit 18,000 gallon vinyl pool Free chlorine - 2.5 Combined chloramines - 0.5 Total chlorine - 3 Calcium hardness - 175 Total alkalinity - 130 Cya - 30 PH - 7.85
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    Help with balancing

    Awesome thanks a lot! How would I bring CYA up?
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    Help with balancing

    Free chlorine - 5 Combined chloramines - 0 Total chlorine - 5 Calcium hardness - 100 Total alkalinity - 60 Cya - 20 PH - 6.8 I tried plugging everything into pool math app but not sure where to start
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    Show Off Your Cabana/Pool House/Outdoor Tiki Bar

    Wow, that is great stuff!! What was the total cost for the cabana, kitchen/bar area?
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    Show Off Your Cabana/Pool House/Outdoor Tiki Bar

    Very nice setup....would love to see more pics of it too. That's some great counter/bar space!
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    Show Off Your Cabana/Pool House/Outdoor Tiki Bar

    That is amazing stuff!! How much was the total cost for you?
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    Show Off Your Cabana/Pool House/Outdoor Tiki Bar

    Those are all great reasons you provided....thank you for making the decision easier :)
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    Show Off Your Cabana/Pool House/Outdoor Tiki Bar

    That's a great call. I will definitely be looking into that! I appreciate your help with this!
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    Show Off Your Cabana/Pool House/Outdoor Tiki Bar

    Thank you so much!! Does that can cool off a good area? We were thinking granite over concrete too for that exact reason.
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    Show Off Your Cabana/Pool House/Outdoor Tiki Bar

    That's exactly what I was expecting as well. Do you think this adds value to the house? (My wife doesnt believe so, but I definitely do haha) Also, where did you get that fan? Looks great and would cover a lot of area. Lastly, do you believe granite would be best for the countertops? I'm...
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    Show Off Your Cabana/Pool House/Outdoor Tiki Bar

    That is great! Exactly how I wanted to do it....thank you for sharing! How much did the granite on the countertops cost you? And for the total?
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    Show Off Your Cabana/Pool House/Outdoor Tiki Bar

    Hi everyone! I am trying to get ideas on a Cabana/Outdoor Bar to build. I have a general idea, but would love to see pictures of what you all have, so that I can get a better picture of details I could give to the person constructing this. Any tips and/or advice would be great too! Thanks a...
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    Water Test Results

    Okay thank you! How can I go about raising my FC to 13?