Saltwater Aurora all-resin pool build thread!

kellyfair

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I hadn’t checked in a while to see if the one I wanted was back in stock, and it is! I just ordered. Haven’t decided on pump/filter yet.

Pool weather comes soon around here, and I want to get this thing installed before it gets too hot!
 

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Grab it quick if you're sure this is the one! Last summer was a drag with how hard it was to find pools with everyone stuck home on "suspension" :laughblue:

You know what you're doing. That thing will be up and swimming in no time. (y)

Maddie :flower:
 
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kellyfair

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I did, ordered pool and liner! I’ll figure out pump and other stuff soon - I’m betting this summer might be similar. 🤨
 

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I hadn’t checked in a while to see if the one I wanted was back in stock, and it is! I just ordered. Haven’t decided on pump/filter yet.

Pool weather comes soon around here, and I want to get this thing installed before it gets too hot!
Yay!!!!!! Congrats!! I just ordered my pool from thepoolfactory, also!!!! Looked like most pools were in stock so hopefully there won’t be a repeat of last summer. Yours is amazing and I’m jealous haha
 
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I got this liner. Hoping it looks mosaic-y underwater. Lol

i will definitely be getting a sand filter, @kimkats! Have one now and love it!

@zea3 I paid the extra $39 to have driver take it off of truck for me. I’m not Superman (woman!)
I ❤️ It! If/when i have to change mine it will be that one! Looks amazing 🤩
 

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I ended up going with the thickest liner pool factory had which was a 40 gauge one I think. It measures right around 20 mil thick I believe. I ignored patterns and just went by cost and thickness. Its a good heavy liner but make sure it's good and hot when you install it.

Right now my pool is under a lot of snow with more coming. We had 31" from one storm and then 6" more and I lost count. Not enjoying it.....

Ive gone from worried to numb at this point. ;)
 

kellyfair

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We all want to know pattern! Lol

I’m in Florida. If it isn’t cloudy, it will warm right up!
 

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We all want to know pattern! Lol

I’m in Florida. If it isn’t cloudy, it will warm right up!

 

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kellyfair

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Pool will arrive sometime next week!! They’ll call me for date and time.

I‘m setting up appointments for electrician (since I’m moving location to different spot, I want an outlet in that area), ground leveling, (like I said earlier, as God is my witness, I will never do my own leveling again), and I’m looking for installers to quote me.

I haven’t had any time to ponder pumps and filters yet, but until I do, there’s no reason I can’t just hook up my current system, is there? Pool is an 18’ by 54” round, so a bit bigger than current, but the one I have still works fine.

Also haven’t had time to consider a cleaner yet. That is another item on to-do list.

Foam cove, ordered and on way.

Sand, researching that now.

For permit, installer usually files for that, correct?
 

thefloatqueen

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Pool will arrive sometime next week!! They’ll call me for date and time.

I‘m setting up appointments for electrician (since I’m moving location to different spot, I want an outlet in that area), ground leveling, (like I said earlier, as God is my witness, I will never do my own leveling again), and I’m looking for installers to quote me.

I haven’t had any time to ponder pumps and filters yet, but until I do, there’s no reason I can’t just hook up my current system, is there? Pool is an 18’ by 54” round, so a bit bigger than current, but the one I have still works fine.

Also haven’t had time to consider a cleaner yet. That is another item on to-do list.

Foam cove, ordered and on way.

Sand, researching that now.

For permit, installer usually files for that, correct?
I HIGHLY recommend the Aquabot Pool Rover Junior! It has been amazing and very affordable. I never thought I’d be able to afford a robot. I used it daily this past summer and it did a great job and I’ll never go back to a non-robot vacuum again lol. Highly recommend if you’re looking for a cleaner!
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