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    What's your current pool temp?

    wow, mine is 45 degrees.
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    Got my Testing Kit Today ! Here are my numbers

    Hey, Thank you for your help. I tested the TA again. This time I did it again and it came out 130. Everything was pretty much the same. I have well water at my home, maybe I should have that tested as well.
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    Got my Testing Kit Today ! Here are my numbers

    Well, my testing kit came to today. I was very excited. My Daughter and I tested the pool today, here are the numbers. I want to open soon. It is green. So when I open in the next two weeks. In addition to raising the FC, how do I lower the TA? FC=0 TA =165 CYA=0 PH=7.2 CH=250 WATER TEMP...
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    Green Monster: Pool hasn’t been opened in 2 years

    The pool temperature is 50 degrees currently.
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    Green Monster: Pool hasn’t been opened in 2 years

    I am getting ready to start the opening process in the upcoming weeks. I want to know if I should start pouring bleach into the pool now to kill off some of the algae now to make it easier for myself later?
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    Newbie thinking of converting to SWG

    Thanks for your responses. I need to look at the automation systems. I have to get a new safety mesh cover at $2,300. I am excited about this new adventure. Because it is going to be usually warm this coming week mid to high 60’s all week. I thinking about getting all the junk out of the pool...
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    Newbie thinking of converting to SWG

    Hey Everybody, Since I have been reading the forums and threads. I am thinking about converting to a SWG. I bought the home with pool in October so I have never maintained it myself and this will be my first year. I lifted the cover and it is a green swamp. So I know I should slam when it is...
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    New pool build in Allen TX

    Your pool is going to look wonderful. I really like the design.
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    New home new pool

    Here are some more pics of my equipment
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    New home new pool

    Great point!
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    New home new pool

    Thanks, You are right, I need to get the better pump with MD giving me a rebate for it. I know it needs a pump, it was making noises during the inspection.
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    New home new pool

    Where did you get your pump from and do you know the MD site for the rebate? My goals are the clean the pool and learn as much a possible for a great swim season. Should i put anything in the water since that part was partially off? All the sudden my friends are very excited to visit next...
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    New home new pool

    Should I clean it now? It is still winterized from last year. I will post a pic of the equipment pad and I have not seen the pool with the cover off yet. I am going to pump the water off of the tarp today and replace the weight.
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    New home new pool

    Hello my name is Damon, I recently purchased a home in Maryland with a pool. I am new to the pool thing. The previous owner closed the pool last year and didn’t open it this year. I had it inspected. The inspector said I may need a pump, chalking the trap or something and I might need a plaster...