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    connecting a pipe to the return lines?

    Yes! - That is the word compression fitting You are correct - my return lines going into the pool are not threaded. - there are two of them roughly 14" apart and look to be positioned to be a "massage" of sorts - have a seating/bench at that part of the pool (deep end) Can you fill out your...
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    connecting a pipe to the return lines?

    Greetings All, I was thinking of doing a DIY sprinkler or maybe "rain fall"/shower thing (the kids really enjoyed at the kiddie pool while on a cruise) - I was thinking the easiest way would be just to drill some holes into a pvc pipe with the elbows and caps and connect it (not permanently) to...
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    12V LED Strip lights under the lip of the pool - Bad Idea/Non Code Compliant?

    Greetings All, I saw some cool LED strip pool lighting like the this: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cT4VPrvc5rE However, thinking in my situation adding led lighting to a pool via surface mounted conduit - it probably not code compliant/safe? My situation/idea: - Wiring to current...
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    How to remove remnants of pool rail?

    How to remove remnants of a pool rail? Threads merged by moderator. Please do not create duplicate threads. Thanks, jblizzle Reposted from: Pool Start-up and Closing http://www.troublefreepool.com/threads/84918-How-to-remove-remnants-of-pool-rail Greetings All When I bought a foreclosed...
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    How to remove remnants of pool rail?

    I was thinking to make things easier - it would be best to install the same rail that was there before - luckily it seems to be a pretty standard item: http://www.amazon.com/Inter-Fab-D4D049-Mounted-Stainless-Steel/dp/B00436F7C8 Looking at the site more closely - I see they sunk in the...
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    How to remove remnants of pool rail?

    Greetings All When I bought a foreclosed house - they had to tarp the pool....unfortunately - they had to remove the pool railing - I guess the guys didn't have much patience to undo the bolts and lubricate/CLR the railing to wobble it out the concrete - it looks like they did a rough job...
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    Foreclosed pool - Semi drained pool - Acid Wash first? What to do?

    Thank you everyone for your quick replies! I ordered a Taylor Technologies K-2006 along with 16oz bottle of Cyanuric acid from amazon a few days ago - I think it will arrive today - meaning I can hopefully test the water tomorrow evening According to the pool calculator - The pool should be...
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    Foreclosed pool - Semi drained pool - Acid Wash first? What to do?

    Greetings All, I just purchased a foreclosed house with a pool. About 2-3 weeks ago I noticed they covered up the pool with permeable tarp. However what I found out yesterday that the pool was drained, and looks like it has been partially refilled by rain. The pools is approx 30x14. It is 3...