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    PICS of our AGP and Deck install

    If you don't mind can you tell me how much this deck cost? I love it and would like to have my husband built to but he of course wants to here numbers up front before her looks at the design
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    Pollen has turned my clear pool green HELP

    All testing results are where they need to be I checked it earlier. The pollen pods are dropping like rain the last few days and we have a record high on pollen this year. I can't run the pump unless I am home to which I have been doing and I am only gone a few hours in the am and a few in the...
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    Pollen has turned my clear pool green HELP

    My beautiful clear pool is now green in a matter of 48 hrs from a massive drop in pollen pods the last two days. I am freaked out. What should I do???
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    PICS of our AGP and Deck install

    If you don't mind me asking do you have a complete parts and design list with cost? I would love to copy your design with a tweak here and there.
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    Pool moved to new house now what

    We had our 1yr old pool taken down and moved to our new house yesterday and today. On my last pool build a year ago we had rolled shingles put down with sand ontop of that. This time we used our old liner in the bottom a layer of sand and then armorshield with cove. Last year the weather was...
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    Moving new pool to new house???

    We had our pool installed Sept.2010 and now we are buying a new house so the pool will be moved. I have a few questions about doing this. 1. Should we pay a company to move the pool and reinstall the pool for us? or should we take the pool down ourselves and pay them to install for us? 2. Do...
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    pool cleaner help

    he bottom pretty flat BUT I do have a few areas that at like the moon if you know what I mean. I have no deep end just a set of stairs on one side.
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    pool cleaner help

    I have the wahoo baracoda pool cleaner but need something else. We get lots of leave, pine needles and sand so what do you think I should get???
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    Wait for warm weather to start everything up?

    I never really shut mine down. Anytime my generator read anything other then " COLD " then I turned the pump on for alittle while. For the past few weeks I have had it running at 40% for 6hrs a day and the kids went in for the 1st time yesterday. My husband thinks I love the pool more then him...
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    - what next

    Here are my levels as of this morning free chlorine = 0.6ppm combined chlorine = -0.6 pH = 7.7 hardness= 0.0ppm alk = 110ppm cyanuric acid 35ppm I was told to add (pool store) 5lbs of stabilizer 1lb.50oz sodium bisulfate 33lbs 16.0 oz calcium hardness My pool is a 13594 gal. ABG with SWG...
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    what the heck is the trick with the Ladder

    I will take apic of it later today- It not that our ladder isn't heavy because dang it is. It takes two people with some arm power to get it in and out without killing yourself. The issue is I can't get it to set right on the bottom and the fin on the back wants to touch the wall of the pool...
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    what the heck is the trick with the Ladder

    My husband and I have tried several times to install our A Frame ladder and can't seem to get it right. It a monster to get into the pool and just seems to wobblie. The fin thats on the back of the ladder keeps touching the wall of the pool and those stupid metal poles are a joke. I read the...
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    What next ??? ABout Aquatrol

    THANK YOU so much for the info and help. I got some a good idea of a starting point.
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    What next ??? ABout Aquatrol

    I will be buying my own test kit this week however in the mean time I was doing what I was told by the pool installer/dealer. I understand your trying to be helpful by telling me to read " Pool School " BUT I have and I am new to this so it also means that I need help besides what pool school is...
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    What next ??? ABout Aquatrol

    Ok so my pool went in on Thursday. I took my water sample to the pool store and added the amount of Salt, ALK, and Stabilizier and then turn the pump on for 24hrs. Yesterday at 11am I turned the Aquatrol in to super chlorinate for 24hrs to shock the pool and bring the chlorine up. Today at 11am...
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    Now he wants a heater....

    Our pool was just installed on Sept.26th and my husband think we should look into getting a heater so we can use it longer. We got the pool mainly for my daughter who has cerebral palsey to use for leg PT and strength building. So what is the best ABG pool heater we can get thats really going to...
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    foot print in bottom of pool

    Thank you so much for the replies. I am now not so worried about it. As my husband said " You stress about everything and if someone comes over and says " You got foot prints right there" then kick them the **** out of the pool "
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    foot print in bottom of pool

    I just had my pool installed on Thursday. I HAD to leave right before they put the liner in to get my kids from school so I never really got to see what the sand under the liner looked like. Anyway I turn on my pool like last night because I because I misunderstood the directions for adding...
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    putting chemicals in the pool for the 1st time - IS this cor

    Ok so if I go out and buy the 4 boxes of Borax, 182oz jug of bleach and add 6lbs of the stabilizer to the pool this afternoon WHEN will it be safe to let my kids get in the pool. Is this all that I would need to put in the pool??? Also at what point do i turn on the SWG? The pool store told me...
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    putting chemicals in the pool for the 1st time - IS this cor

    The only thing I have added was 8 bags of salt. I have two more bags of salt on the back porch, 50lb bag of Alk. , large 10lb jug of Stabilizer , 50lb bag of calcium and the clarifier tablets they told me to put in the skimmer. Apparently they are to eliminate oil and scum build up.
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    putting chemicals in the pool for the 1st time - IS this cor

    I am going to read pool school again now. In the mean time does it matter that the water is the same water that we drink?? Would that make a difference on the water levels??
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    putting chemicals in the pool for the 1st time - IS this cor

    Not to sound stupid or anything but I have no clue as to what the #s are that you just posted. I only have the 6way test strips right now BUT plan on buying a better testing kit soon. Right now I only added 8 bags of salt and NOTHING else because I wanted to make sure that I was over doing it...
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    putting chemicals in the pool for the 1st time - IS this cor

    I will add the info to my sig.line Its a 24ft Seapsay Evolution ABG 1.5hp pentair dyn. 22in sandfilter Aquatrol SWG I live in the FL panhandle near Pensacola .
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    putting chemicals in the pool for the 1st time - IS this cor

    Pool is filled and has about 12,500 to 13,000 of water in it. I took my water sample to the store and this is what is said Total Chlorine = 0.00 pH = 6.5 everything else was 0.00 So the store told me to add all this 10- 40lbs of salt 7lbs. Alkcalinity 12lbs Calcium ( dissolve and pour...
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    OMG tell me everything is going to be ok

    Ok so I called the pool company they called the man. and told them what happened. Seaspray is sending out a repair paint kits and has noted my file/warrenty with both them and the store. IF I have any issues with the wall rusting or paint then my pool will be completely replace and reinstalled...
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    OMG tell me everything is going to be ok

    I just went out to check on the ABG pool install and there are scratches on the wall of the pool down to the metal in one area. I am freaking out and called the pool dealer and now I'm waiting on a call back. The installer tells me that its no big deal and it won't rust but I'm upset. Mind you...
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    rolled shingles under pool

    Went by the supply store today and talked to them about using the rolled shingles for a weed/grass blocker under the pool. They told me that told me that it works awsome because its thick, doesn't shift like plastic can. The guy told me he had it put under his pool 6yrs ago and hasn't had any...
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    rolled shingles under pool

    I just have a hard time going with a supply store and one install guy telling me its the way to go. I really wish someone else would give me their imput on this and let me know if its the right thing to do.
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    rolled shingles under pool

    I called a local supply store and asked if they had any " Rolled Shingles" The guy said they did and said that they sell them ALL the time for pool installs. He said this before I even told him what I wanted it for. So I'm guessing its used far more then I thought.
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    rolled shingles under pool

    I was told that buying buying 5 rolls of "Rolled Shingles" is the best thing to put under my AGP to keep grass and weeds from breaking through. Has anyone heard of this??