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Hydro Demo Replaster

polish pool, 5 year warranty, replaster, Hydro Demo Replaster Prep This pool has been replastered 2 times with our Hydro Demo Replaster process in less than 3 years. When you own the company you can change your mind once or twice. Especially when you own the best prep process on the market. The latest finish in the pool is ArcticRead the Rest…

Homebrew Bond Coat

Homebrew bond coat failure, debonded pool plaster, pool leak, Are you planning to invest in a pool replaster?  If so, the best decision would be to choose a plaster finish that will last longer than the current plaster has lasted in your pool. Choosing white plaster is not a good investment for a pool replaster. White plaster will notRead the Rest…

Gunite Company

Gunite Company, bad gunite workmanship, gunite too smooth The last straw has officially broke! On a major structural repair to a pool, a local gunite company thought it made sense to finish the gunite with a slick steel trowel finish. Plaster will lose its bond to smooth substrates in short order.  This speaks to the lack of knowledgeRead the Rest…

Pool Cracks

IMG-20130128-00068 As I have previously mentioned, there are many reasons why a pool cracks and what may have caused the cracks to develop. One of the major reasons points to the original construction of the pool. If the soil where the pool was built was not sufficient to support the weightRead the Rest…

Crack Repair

crack repair, pool leak, pool repair     Pools crack for several reasons… but how do you repair them? To understand who you should hire to perform crack repair in your pool you must understand these simple issues.  First of all, there is no such thing as “just a plaster crack”. All pool cracks are structureRead the Rest…

Introduction to Repair of Pool Cracks

pool crack     Pool cracks develop for several reasons, such as: Inadequate bearing of the soils or soil related issues. Pools are built all of the time without anyone even considering the soil in which the pool is built on.  Consider the weight of a diving pool.  A diving pool canRead the Rest…

Chlorine tablets create high CYA

     The use of chlorine tablets are a problem for swimming pools. They work well as a sanitizing system if your pool water is perfectly balanced. However the use of those tablets ensures your pool will soon be out of balance. This is due to the CYA and otherRead the Rest…

Pebble finishes perform the best!

   Pebble finishes are armed to stand up to water chemistry imbalances as well as or better than any finish in the pool industry. It is especially better than standard plaster or 50% quartz finishes.  If that pebble is combined with a high performance patented cement it will be theRead the Rest…

100% Quartz Finish Good Investment

100% Quartz Finishes Are Good Investments. Quartz aggregate finishes are armed to stand up to water chemistry imbalances far better than standard plaster or 50% quartz finishes. Especially if the aggregate is 100% quartz. In an acid test where the quartz is submerged in acid, the quartz is completely unaffected.Read the Rest…

What Are Pozzolans?

    What Are Pozzolans? Pozzolans are siliceous or siliceous and aluminous materials found in geologic deposits and are an effective method used to improve the quality of cement. Pozzolans additions to the cement in plaster finishes were tested at the National Pool Industry Research Center (NPIRC). The testing was doneRead the Rest…