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  1. Snap96

    Georgia Pool Build.... FIRED PB need advice please!!!

    Re: Georgia Pool Build.... No Longer O/B :) The warranty is 3 years. I'm blown away. Received a response already and they are sending me a new backboard. A big thumbs up to SR Smith. Now I need to buy a cover for extra protection.
  2. Snap96

    Georgia Pool Build.... FIRED PB need advice please!!!

    Re: Georgia Pool Build.... No Longer O/B :) Thanks for the info.
  3. Snap96

    Georgia Pool Build.... FIRED PB need advice please!!!

    Re: Georgia Pool Build.... No Longer O/B :) Bought and installed in June 2015 and it's the SWG model. I had no idea that acrylic could crack like this.
  4. Snap96

    Georgia Pool Build.... FIRED PB need advice please!!!

    Re: Georgia Pool Build.... No Longer O/B :) Not to stop anyone from buying the SR Smith hoop, but I had to file a warranty claim this morning since the sides of the backboard are cracking....let's see how their customer service is and what they plan on doing.
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    Georgia Pool Build.... FIRED PB need advice please!!!

    Re: Georgia Pool Build.... No Longer O/B :) We bought ours for $725 from Amazon. According to SR Smith, the residential version has 12" setbacks and the commercial version has 18" setbacks. We have the residential and it is not anchored in the coping. It goes through the coping and is...
  6. Snap96

    Georgia Pool Build.... FIRED PB need advice please!!!

    Re: Georgia Pool Build.... No Longer O/B :) Since we have a SWG, our PB recommended going with SR Smith's salt friendly hoop if we later decided to buy one. So the PB roughed it in per SR Smith's installation instructions and also installed the anchors during the build.
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    Georgia Pool Build.... FIRED PB need advice please!!!

    Re: Georgia Pool Build.... No Longer O/B :) We really didn't know if wanted a hoop or not when we started the building process. In discussing this with our PB, he said that he would rough it in for free for future use so of course we agreed to that. And we are so happy he did. Our kids and...
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    Georgia Pool Build.... FIRED PB need advice please!!!

    Re: Georgia Pool Build.... No Longer O/B :) We were really hesitant about dropping the $$$ on the S.R. Smith hoop but it ended up being worth every penny. It gets used every time someone is in the pool. And it's built like a tank.
  9. Snap96

    Which shape? Mt.Pond or rectangle?

    Thanks for the compliments...we love it. Yep...that is the typhoon slide....my kids and their friends love it. And to be honest, I love it too. Paul
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    Which shape? Mt.Pond or rectangle?

    We were in the same situation last year. We knew that an auto cover was a necessity for us so after going back and forth, we ended up going with a rectangle since it really gave us a more streamline look, which we wanted, with the auto cover. We have no regrets on the shape we went with. A...
  11. Snap96

    Near Completion...NW Burbs of Chicago

    I wish I found this site sooner but glad that I did. I plan on spending quite a bit of time on here learning all I can. We're pretty close to the finish line but thought I'd share of few pics of the process.