Recent content by Pat60

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    New Dilemma with the Pool of Doom

    I have the same strip on my 30yr old pool that is now brittle and breaking. Asked how to repair on another thread and this was the answers” “ It’s cantilever form waste, but also a dam to keep water from getting under the deck. You can remove it entirely or in part & fill spot with a pliable...
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    Need advice on test results

    Yes, I will keep an eye on it . Thank you again ! I have had the best 2 season in 25 yrs using TFP !
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    Need advice on test results

    Thank you ! I will adjust the spill over, how low should I target the pH? I have been using 7.8
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    Need advice on test results

    Lots of swimming!
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    Need advice on test results

    No automation, but yes the spill over spa does run with the pool filter run time. It has always been this way, the problem has been only the last month or so.
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    Need advice on test results

    The last month has me adding acid weekly to bring pH down to 7.8. Is there anything else I should Target? FC 8.0 pH 8.2 TA 60 CH 270 CYA 50
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    DPD powder looking purple

    MY DPD powder is starting to look purple in the container. I guessing I should replace it, but what made this happen so I can avoid in the future.Thanks !
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    Leak help needed

    Thank you both!
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    Leak help needed

    This is above the leak. I put some flex tape around the leak, it still is leaking, maybe a little less. . Will this do any harm until Monday?
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    Leak help needed

    I noticed this leak this am. Pressure is slightly lower then usual. I left message for pool guy, hoping he can come by on Monday. Is there anything I can do in the meantime?
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    Replacement for Spa controls??

    The “Anthony 20/20 “ at the time worked for spa lights , pool lights, but nothing else. Nothing works now.( spa and heater). It was nice in the cooler weather to turn on the spa/ heater from inside. Now we don’t use Spa very much, But when we do would be nice to control the blowers without...
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    Replacement for Spa controls??

    We have a 25 yr old plaster pool with attached spa. The spa has an in ground ( attached pic) control that could filter spa , turn on heat, turn on blowers. Turning on and off blower was ideal . There is also a panel in the house that could do the same. Neither has worked for about 8 yrs. options...
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    Sports Pools vs Deep/Shallow End Pools

    Deep/shallow for sure!!
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    Treat phosphates before early closing?

    Thanks JohnFoe,looks like that’s what it is!