POOL AND SPA

Friday, May 18, 2018

Here’s links to a collection of our blog posts about "POOL AND SPA":

 Does an above-ground pool require a building permit? 

How long does a pool finish last?

• How can I tell if my pool is no longer level? 

 Does an above-ground pool have to comply with code requirements for a swimming pool barrier?

 What are the pros and cons of vinyl liner vs fiberglas vs concrete in-ground pools? 

Can a pool with green, cloudy water be inspected?

Should I refinish-resurface my pool with paint or plaster?

Why are pool pumps now required to be variable speed? 

What are the clearance requirements for an overhead electric service drop that is directly over or near a swimming pool?

• Is the deteriorated finish of a concrete pool shell only a cosmetic problem?

• When was pool bonding first required by code? 

When was it first required for pool pumps to have GFCI protection?

 How do I determine the age of an AquaCal pool/spa heat pump from the serial number?

• When  were receptacle outlets near a pool first required to be GFCI?

• What is the code requirement for ceiling (paddle) fans near or above a swimming pool? 

How can I tell if my pool is leaking? 

• What are the pool safety barrier requirements for Florida? 

• How many children drown each year in a pool or spa? 

• How do I determine the age of a Century pool or spa pump motor from the serial number? 

• How do I determine the age of a Hayward pool heater from the serial number? 

• Why is my pool ladder rusting? 

How far away does a receptacle outlet have to be from a plug-and-play spa/hot tub per code? 

• Can I install a pet/doggy door to a pool screen enclosure/cage area?

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