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    Few days of below freezing temp. What to do?

    Good info in this thread for sure! Here in San Antonio we are also getting record lows. Single digits last night with rolling blackouts. We covered our equipment, didn't drain, etc. Basically did stuff we shouldn't have. The pump came back on and immediately went into "Thermal mode". Everything...
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    Pool Landscaping Forum

    Excellent. Makes sense. I just didn't dig far enough.
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    Pool Landscaping Forum

    I've looked through the different forums and can't decide where I should pose landscape-related questions. Maybe "Everything Else"?
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    San Antonio - Tiny stuff on the surface!

    Enjoyed the spa last night. Thankful to live where we do!
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    San Antonio - Tiny stuff on the surface!

    After a couple of days of extra skimming and running the pool a little more and at higher RPM, things are back to normal. I'm confident your explanation is exactly what happened. It's crazy to think all that stuff is flying around and we don't notice until we see it floating on our water. My...
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    San Antonio - Tiny stuff on the surface!

    Went out to test the water and started skimming. I see these tiny specs on the surface. I’m in San Antonio so don’t know if this is some pollen in the air or what?!? Can anyone help?
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    Design & Build Cocktail Pool, Bulverde, Tx

    So cool!!! Can't wait to see it once finished with gunite!
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    Need advice on VS pool pump - 1.5hp pump died

    Welcome from just down the road in Leon Springs. We love our Pentair! Just caught up on the other responses. I'll leave the technical details to the pros in this thread.
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    Tell Us About Your Avatar!

    OK - changed mine. I like my wife much more than college football.
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    Tell Us About Your Avatar!

    Amen!
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    Tell Us About Your Avatar!

    I'm missing college football. Figured I'd post a pic of the view from our seats the first few years McLane Stadium at Baylor was open. Sic 'em Bears!
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    My New Pool in SCHERTZ, TX

    What a great design! Hola from Leon Springs!
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    Robot cleaner that is great for walls

    Email worked for me!
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    Big PB or a little guy?

    Re: the subs. This is so true! Most of our subs work for the "top" two PBs in the SA area.
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    Big PB or a little guy?

    I think we were among the first 10 pools our PB did here in SAT. Have been VERY pleased with the outcome!