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Masonry in the building of structures using mortar to piece together different materials, such as marble, concrete blocks, or bricks.
Saltwater Pools and Itching Community pools are notorious for spreading various diseases -- and skin infections are among them. Although saltwater pools can dry out your skin (the same way that chlorine pools do), the "severe itching" that you note is indicative of a more serious problem. Ringworm,…
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Removing a Swimming Pool The pool removal link talks about 3 ways to remove a swimming pool and gives you a cost breakdown so you can estimate how much it'll cost to remove your pool I'm facing this problem now, with the city authorities after me to take care of it (with less than 28 days notice!) …
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Jewels 4 Pools, Geo Polymer modified non fade 100% pure crystal pool lining would have to be the best pool lining available for concrete pools in the world today. It's been tested for nearly 10 years now and compared to other types of finishes has proven to be highly durable.Best thing of all is its…
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Visit www.pool-care.net to discover how to rid your pool of pool stains and the prevention of them coming back! Pool StainingI am not an endorser of products until I have tried them and see for myself that they work. So I will guarantee you that this recommendation will work for you.First go to www…
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I am a certified pool contractor in Tampa, Florida. if you are a homeowner, i do not believe you can find this kind of product easy. As a contractor i buy my material from superior pool product in Tampa. Premium Pool and Pavers 727 271 5975. www.pascopoolremodelpavers.com
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Priming a Pump To prime a swimming pool pump when the motor is in operation and the pressure gauge has 0 lbs. of pressure you will first need to turn the motor off. Take off the strainer basket lid and fill the strainer basket with water until some water is running back through the incoming line.…
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I'm a master plumber, and my cousin is a brick layer. I make about 90k a year and he only gets 40k a year. It depends on where you work, who you work for, and also your base wage. I'm a member of Bricklayers and Allied Craftsmen Local 4 Southern California. I lay brick and block, set tile, marble an…
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Answer Phosphates often come from dead and decayed organics in your pool. This can be from fertilizer in your own lawn, or it can be blown in from the wind (even invisible amounts). They also come from an abundance of debris. When you often get leaves, pollen, flowers, bugs, or anything like that in…
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They are Chironomid midges also known are red worm larvae, and they are very had to get rid of.
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Answer You know acid is pretty much acid. However there are different concentrations of dry acid. Look for something 88-100% active ingredient. 100% would be the most efficient. This is very safe to handle but cannot be effectively used to lower the Total Alkalinity. The other option is Muriatic…
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lotsIt totaly depends on the employer, the employees experience availability of work and if s/he is on piecework. Even the weather can effect earning potential.A good Bricky can earn high 4 figure sums in a good season
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Yes you can. Anyone on this Earth can do it. But, do you have the skills as a plumber, an electrician or other trades people? Do you have expert knowledge in the codes and regulations for your state, city or county? Are you qualified to do the math to arrive at proper hydraulics of a swimming pool …
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I keep my pool about 120 degrees. stew
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An Olympic swimming pool is 50 meters (160 feet) long and 25 meters (82 feet) wide.
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It depends on what you are looking for the cover to do. Do you want a Solar cover, Heat Retention or debris. You can look at Plastica's website for more info
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Answer A device that pulls in the surface water of a pool. It uses the surface tension of the water to pull in the leaves, buds, etc. that get blown into or fall into the pool in through a small basket before it goes to the pump. There are several methods of skimming swimming pools (1) The mos…
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it depends on the size It depends on a great deal more than size. My last three were 26k, 90k and 150k.
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The backbone of a healthy swimming pool is weekly maintenance. Your swimming pool may not be safe from harmful disease and bacteria without regular maintenance, especially properly balancing the water and ensuring proper filtration and circulation.
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Never pour bleach into a swimming pool unless you are closing it for the winter. Usually the bleach will kill most things that try to grow in it during it's closed state, however, bleach will literally bleach a nice blue vinyl liner light-blue and eventually weaken the liner. The regular "chlorine" …
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Cleaning it once a week would actually do the trick. Many think it would be hard to keep up with cleaning swimming pools, but there are pool cleaning accessories and pool services available that are affordable. For reminders in choosing the company that you would like to work with in installing your…
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Answer Simply, no. Unless you dye the pool red, then the semen will glow.
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How many gallons of water for a 15'x30' swimming pool?
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There is typically a pool chemical called "pH up." If this is not available, you should ask a professional.
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A swimming pool that measures 12 feet by 30 feet and has an average depth of 6 feet contains approximately 16,157 gallons of water. 12 x 30 x 6 = 2160 cubic feet 1 cubic foot = approximately 7.48 gallons 2160 x 7.48 = 16156.8
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Masonry is another word for stone or brickwork
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Inground pool prices vary widely depending on the size of the pool, the materials used, and many other factors. However, for your typical backyard pool, you should expect to pay somewhere in the range of $20,000-40,000. The big factors are really the size (height, width, and depth) and what you use …
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In Australia, a beginning bricklayer would typically earn about $20. A specialist in the field would receive about $30. For most experienced bricklayers, it is about $25.In Australia, a beginning bricklayer would typically earn about $20. A specialist in the field would receive about $30. For most e…
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The best direction to face a swimming pool is to the south. This way the sun will hit the pool for the most part of the day. You want the sun to hit the pool because it will heat it naturally and save you money on energy bills.
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About this big by that long.
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width X height X the average of the depth X 7.5 just to give you an idea most pools in Florida are 10k - 15k gal (inground) above ground just use square pi's :-)
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Depends on how big it is
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Today good bricklayers are few in numbers. A laborer will soon progress to laying the line. This is where a bricky just lays to a line and the corners are set by a more experienced bricky. The line layer can earn £160 to £190 a day. He is only expected to lay around 4-500 bricks a day. The more ex…
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Cleaning up a swimming pee-ulUV stand for Ultraviolet and passing these rays through the waters of a swimming ppol sanitises the pool. As you know the swimming pool is a confleunce of human urine of all smells, odours and density. The water is stagnant and collects all body dirt and refuse when peop…
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The dimensions of the pool are needed to calculate thisWell actually depends how big and how much u put in to it!
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Soda ash (sodium carbonate) raises pH without significantly affecting Total Alkalinity (T/A). Baking soda (sodium bicarbonate) raises T/A without significantly affecting pH. pH levels below 7.0 should be corrected immediately to prevent damage to equipment and the pool surface.
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Nemo 33 is a recreational diving center in Brussels, Belgium that is home to the world's deepest swimming pool. The pool itself consists of a submerged structure with flat platforms at various depth levels. The pool has two large flat-bottomed areas at depth levels of 5m (16 ft) and 10m (32 ft), …
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Above ground: assemble the frame, add the waterproof liner, and fill. Below ground: dig a hole big enough to fit the pool, build a drain line, apply a liner of concrete or similar material, waterproof this, and fill.
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Answer It could be staining from corrosion of metals in the water due to a low pH. pH should be maintained between 7.2 and 7.6 at all times for hundreds of reasons, including to avoid staining, extend the life of interior finish, pool equipment, swim in comfort without burning eyes or itchy skin,…
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A salt water swimming pool is a pool that has had salt added to it in order to be able to use the salt in water that is circulated through the filtration system and run it through a chlorinator. This is a set of elements that electronically create chlorine gas that is almost instantly dissolved into…
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im not sure but i no there is 1 in the Darwin forest country park its quite new and cleanits only a short drive frm matlockhope it helps
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Hetero, because dirt and leaves don't completely dissolve in water (even with an excess of chlorine). Sand and clays sink to the bottom, vegetation floats on the surface until it starts to decay, so there isn't the even spacing of molecules needed to meet the definition of homogeneous.
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Every swimming pool in the world is different. So there is never an exact answer to this question.
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Swimming pool fumes in an enclosed area can be dangerous for some people. Those typically affected are either very young, very old, or they have problems such as asthma or lung cancer. They are not likely to cause death, but they may cause extreme coughing and difficulty breathing.
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Answer A Salt water swimming pool, like the iceberg in Sydney. Answer hmmm.... A Salt Water Beach! or a pool in wich someone wurinated in! A: Your answer is old pool water. You will not taste the salt in a salt water system pool! k
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Painting Brick Masonry Go to http://www.masonryworktools.com/paintingbrickmasonry.html
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Each public and private swimming pool will have their own rules and regulations. Some rules may be no diving, no children under a specific age, and no alcohol.
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If we could find a name, you wouldn't recognize it anyway. The best answer is that pools were probably developed as soon as somebody learned how to collect water in an artificial basin. The answer has been lost in time. Swimming pool go back at least to Roman times Pre 2,000 years many of them were…
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It depends on the type of pool, but, considering you are building one, I'd say about 15 by 25 feet is good. It largely depends on how many people are going to use it, what activities you'll be doing, and how deep you want it. For a family pool, I'd say about 10 to 15 feet wide and 20 to 25 feet long…
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The dimensions are: 1.5 to 2.5 meters deep, 25 meters wide, and 50 meters long. this info is all correct micheal phelps(america rules)you an go to www.askpoolquestions.com for more information
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A mixture of sand, lime, and water, used as a lubricant to help move stones, is mortar. Mortar. slick. Mortar.
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i am 20 and been brickin since i was 16 . i can lay around 1200 face bricks a day. and if im blockin i lay about 400 blocks a day. in a about a day I can lay 7 chicks with a little weeeneerr
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NO!!!!!!! I have been bricklaying for 8 years now its not an easy job its hard labour and worth double than what its getting if your looking to become a bricky then go in to plumbing or electrics
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In almost all cases, swimming pool water pH levels should be between 7.0 and 8.0. A closer range of 7.2 - 7.6 is often recommended.
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25 Meters 50 MetersI went in one swimming pool that was 33 and one third metres long !Guess how many lengths it took to do 100 metres.
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The dry weight of a medium density concrete block (215 x 450 x 100mm thick) is approximately 7.5Kg ---There are many different sizes, shapes and mixes used to make concrete block.Additionally the weight varies if the unit is wet or not since they absorb water.I see varying weights of 35 to 55 pounds…
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Durability means the resistance to weathering actions.The Strength depends on durability ie., the more durable the structure gains more strength.
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Swimming pool go back at least to Roman times Pre 2,000 years many of them were even heated.
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Well its about 1,000 liters for my observance i measured it a day ago
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I have them too! I suppose you have to get the water out of the cover as soon as the snow thaws and keep it dry until you open it. Easier said than done.
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You simple go onto build mode click on miscellas (or something like that!) Then click on swimming pools, lay out where you want it to be, add a diving board and pool ladder, so there you are!and if u take away the ladder when the sim is in the pool, he dies because he cant get out
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This would generally only be acceptable if there were only other females present, for example if the pool was privately booked. This is because of their concerns about modesty. This would apply equally to males.
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5000 million yeah that's right
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The width of the wall of the pool, about the first 42" down from the top, depends on the type of pool. Excluding pools older than 40 years, gunite and concrete pool walls are 12" thicik; fiberglass pool walls are 5/8" thick, and most vinyl liner pool walls are 1/8" thick and made of galvanized steel…
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Depends on condition size time of year quality
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Pools are usually sanitized with chlorine which kills bacteria and other pathogens. ready made stabilized chlorine products are available to do this. If you have a salt water system you will need to add stabilizer to maintain chlorine levels in the pool Algaecide's prevent many types kinds of algae…
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The problem in answering this question is what is an average pool? I will give the best answer I can. I will use an average size home pool of 16 ft by 32 ft by 5 ft depth.The equation is Length X Width X Average Depth X 7.5 (for gallons in a cubic foot)16 X 32 X 5 X 7.5 equals 19,200 gallons of wate…
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I think it is about 16-20 yards. But it also depends on what the people have room for. But I'm not a pool expert so this is just a wild guess. On average, pools used in competition, are either 25 yards long or 25 meters long.
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Worms come out at night and on cloudy, darkened days. When they travel across the ground and end up in the pool they drown and collect there. Unlike crickets, spiders and other insects, worms lack the ability to swim to a place where they can get out of the water
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For Mortar and Cement Basics go to http://www.masonryworktools.com/mortar.html
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So you know how far you've gone in a workout or so that everyone can practice in the same length andknow how long they have to compete if it was all like18 yards then it would get really confusing trying to do a 100 yard race
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The average size of an inground pool in a private back yard is 20ft by 40ft.You can also get other sizes as well!
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.017 to .022 silca sand found at any pool supply store New: I doubt that you are going to find .017 or .022 sand even at a building supply place that specializes in sand, plaster, rocks, gravel etc. A #20 silica sand is what is available for swimming pool filters and that is what should be used. .0…
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clean it out with a pool vacuum. it is about 20$ at the dollar store. You might want to buy a disposable paper filter and hose or a reusable sand filter and hose.
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If you can't see the bottom, dump a bunch of liquid chlorine into the pool and run the filter 24-7 till the water clears up. Make sure the PH is 7.0-7.2 range. Keep adding chlorine daily.If you can see the bottom: Buy a vacuum hose and a vacuum head that attaches to a pole (and a pole that reaches a…
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Residential pools typically 5 to 9 feet.
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25 meters X 50 meters
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Usually that means you put salt in the water: maybe 400 to 500 pounds for an average size pool in ground pool and you will then use a salt chlorinator in the water piping to zap a molecule off the salt to turn it into chlorine. It is self regulating so that you don't have burning eyes or an excessiv…
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How do you know that the main drain is plugged? When was the last time that you back washed or cleaned the filter? If there is no flow at the main drain - check to see if a valve has been closed or adjust the variflow valve in the skimmer - located at the bottom of the skimmer- if you have that type…
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Are there swimming pool laws in Kentucky? Are there animals in the woods? Fish in the ocean?
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The Blue Whale Skimmer™ is a safe water delivery sub system that provides high flow rates to enter the filter area of residential swimming pools. It is the first 100 gallon per minute surface skimmer introduced into the industry and it is the key element of a swimming pool circulating system. T…
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Squirrel swimming lessons :) but really the majority of animals are able to swim by instinct. If this has happened a lot in your pool I would suggest getting a pool cover. They have several different sizes to choose from.
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No running no ducking no diving no pushing Instruct babysitters about potential pool hazards to young children and about the use of protective devices, such as door alarms and latches. Emphasize the need for constant supervision. Never leave a child unsupervised near a pool. During social gatheri…
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When you check the ph in the pool water you are testing for acidity or base. If the ph is too high you add an acid to bring it down. If it is too low you add a base to bring it up. Your swimming pool supplier will have the correct chemicals for you too use and should be able to assist you in buying …
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The chief "dangers" would include, 1) unwanted pregnancy, 2) STDs, 3) bodily trauma (if you're not careful!), and 4) drowning.
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Make sure the filter is working properly and not broken. Maintain a proper chemical level (sanitizer and water balance) and run your filter. Cloudy water is among the most common pool problems, and the causes for it are extensive and varied.
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If sand from the filter is ending up in the pool then the laterals are getting worn. These are at the bottom of the sand filter and should only allow water to pass. A: You have a bad lateral(s). You need to remove all of the sand from the filter in order to get to the laterals. Some laterals either…
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If its a cartridge filter. Cut of the water from the skimmer as well as possible then take the upper cover of the cartridge filter take out the element and hose it down. Put it back together. start the pump often there is a valve on the top of these to let excess air out, open it until water starts …
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Not aware that Hayward made motors. You need the pump seal, gaskets or orings and the tools to remove and reinstall the motor and the seal. The electrical connections and power need to be removed and or turned off at the circuit breaker.
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That standard was once considered the optimum but that has changed. The current standards range from 1.5 to 3.0 or higher. Note that algae become resistant to constant levels of chlorine at say 1.5 ppm and can still breed. It would be to your advantage to let the chlor. levels fluctuate between 1.5 …
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Yes, but keep in mind that any liner in an above ground pool may be affected by the bleach. In ways like changing the color or making it weak. Anwswer No. Liquid household bleach is not the best thing to use in your pool. Some of that type of chlorine have addatives for laundry use and are not r…
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Put a few capfuls of lemon juice or several drops of tea tree oil into a bucket of very warm water and wash it with a sponge, rinsing thoroughly with a garden hose afterward. The tea tree oil has antibacterial properties and is completely natural.
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Your question is too vague. Be more specific.
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