vermiculite

  1. C

    Unknown pool bottom

    Hello everyone, I am hoping someone can help me with a newbie issue. I purchased my home about 2 years ago and decided this year to put in a new liner. The old liner had a leak, likely on the bottom of the shallow end, and a lot of wrinkles. The pool was new in 2006 but I cannot find anyone at...
  2. M

    High Water Table - Changing Depth - Is pool guy doing the right thing?

    Hi - I am posting bc we are having issues with our new pool and I just want to have some reassurance that we are headed in the right direction and making the best choices. History: Hired pool company in Feb 2019 to begin installation of inground 16X32 rectangular steel/vinyl pool with Salt...
  3. JessB412

    Vermiculite bottom- does this look right?

    So we are about to have our liner installed but the vermiculite bottom is definitely not perfectly smooth. Is there a way to fix that? Im So terrified of it all showing threw the liner! My pool guy (who I don’t have a lot of faith in) keeps telling me it’s no big deal and the weight of the...
  4. S

    Ground prep new AGP

    I have a question from a DIY standpoint. My 22’ intex died from corrosion in the legs. Grandma decided to buy the kids a new 24’ steel sided 8” rail AGP. My ground is already prepped from earth standpoint from the previous pool, I just had to fix up the extra 2ft. Here’s the question, what...
  5. T

    Replacing liner

    hello all, I am replacing my vinyl liner and the bottom of the pool is concrete not vermiculite. I know this because it's rained and it is holding water. I have read it's fine and good contractors use concrete instead of vermiculite. Regardless the liner I just pulled out was wrinkled like a...