Recent content by Wirbs

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    Travertine Rusting??

    No it really is just very prevalent in one spot. I thought it might be that those pieces had more iron in them and since they were cut and put next to each other that might be why it’s so prevalent there only 🤷‍♀️
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    Travertine Rusting??

    Ok so I did this and I think it did lighten it. I left the paste on for 30 minutes.
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    Travertine Rusting??

    Gunite underneath and nothing above. The screen just started to go in this week
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    Travertine Rusting??

    This was occurring before that was put in just this week
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    Travertine Rusting??

    I have heard there are iron elements within the travertine and that might be what is “rusting”. The travertine went in a few weeks ago and didn’t look like that when it was first laid down. The pile is the screen and it just went in this week but the stones have been changing colors for days...
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    Travertine Rusting??

    We are building our first pool and we have something that no one has been able to answer so thought I would ask you guys. Have you ever had travertine rust after installing? We have about 1200 sqft of Silver travertine installed and there is about 8-10ft strip in one place that has started to...
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    Complete Pool Newb building in FL - pump advice

    Yes that was the first piece of knowledge I picked up on here. Not planning to run it all the time, but would like to be able to have water flowing over the edge when the jets are not on. Seems like we might be in a good spot, thanks for your help.
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    Complete Pool Newb building in FL - pump advice

    Ok so if the spa pump is used only (or primarily) to control when the jets are on, Would it be the pool pump that would control the water feature element of the spa spillway? Want to make sure it won’t just dribble out but have a nice fall. Sorry for not understanding how all this works...
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    Complete Pool Newb building in FL - pump advice

    So I have been trying to get educated on the aspects of water flow and the plumbing aspects of the pool over the past few days but it’s ALOT to learn so quickly. So they just came and put down some of the basics and the pumps and I believe I “should” have a second VS pump for the spa but given...