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  1. MMike

    MMike A fowl peckerwood.

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    I'm so angry I could just....spit!

    The guy I paid to remove my pool cover and fire up the filter etc basically defeated the whole reason to put the cover on in the first place. When he pulled the cover off, he let all the sh!t and corruption that the cover caught, fall back into the pool. Which I will now have to vacuum up. Thanks a lot jag-off!

    You want something done right you gotta do it yourself.....which I will do next year......

    NOBODY has it worse than me.
     

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  2. stosh

    stosh Darth Bailer

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    Should of hired MBC.


    WTF are you doing hiring that out? pvssy!!
     
  3. CrabJoe StretchPants

    CrabJoe StretchPants Reincarnated Crab Walking Head Spinning Bruce Dick

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    I un-winterized my pool this past weekend. All hooked up, cleaned and balanced......not bad for a 24 year old shmuck with zero prior pool experience.:weee:

     
  4. Jeremy R

    Jeremy R <b>x</b>

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    You paid someone to take off your pool cover?:rofl::rofl:
    I didn't even know you could charge for that.
    My dad owes me money for all those years it took us 10 minutes to take off the pool cover.
    I will be able to retire now.
     
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    LOOnatic Turbo Monkey

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    I hear that BP has a slightly used containment dome for sale cheap that you could put over the pool next winter
     
  6. MMike

    MMike A fowl peckerwood.

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    Nicely done. Mine is a ways off.

    I put the "liner degreaser" in last night. That has to stew for 24 hrs. Tonight I start with the other stuff.
     
  7. HAB

    HAB Chelsea from Seattle

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    Pools sound like a pain in the ass. I'm glad I just have a pond.
     
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    sstalder5 Turbo Monkey

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    Why do all you guys up north have pools anyways?? for those sweltering 80 degree days in the summer?? :think:

    but on the subject of pools a friend of mine basically lets theirs turn into a pond every fall. I helped him start cleaning a few weeks ago. They shocked the pool so everything in it is dead. So far the count is up to 3 water moccasins, :eek: about 50 frogs, close to 500 very large tadpoles and a few dead squirrels that fell in and drowned. And we can't even see the bottom yet.
     
  9. CrabJoe StretchPants

    CrabJoe StretchPants Reincarnated Crab Walking Head Spinning Bruce Dick

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    It routinely hits 100+ degrees and/or 80%+ humidity in the summer in New England.


    On the subject of pools, your friend is a moron.
     
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    stosh Darth Bailer

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    Sweet!!! I just called my local building department and I guess my permit to install my pool is being sent out tomorrow!! Wahooooooo!!!

    BTW not only am I going to put my own cover on but I'm going to run all the electric myself and set the pool up myself.

    I am however subbing out the site work since they're going to pull my underground oil tank at the same time.
     
  11. jonKranked

    jonKranked Press Button, Receive Stupid

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    when can i come visit?
     
  12. MMike

    MMike A fowl peckerwood.

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    Agree on both counts.
     
  13. stosh

    stosh Darth Bailer

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    qft




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    MMike... there was a fundamental miscommunication on your part. You paid him to remove your pool cover. You did NOT pay him to remove the debris prior to removing said pool cover.



    On that note, I never would have thought that cheap Canadian labor was less competent than cheap Mexican labor. Guess I was wrong.
     
  15. MMike

    MMike A fowl peckerwood.

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    Actually I DID specify (half joking) when I made the appointment, "heh he...you're not going to let all the leaves fall in the pool right?"

    "Oh no! of course not...ha ha ....that would be silly!"
     
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    well in that case just add some fish and you have a perfectly good pond.
     
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    jonKranked Press Button, Receive Stupid

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  20. CrabJoe StretchPants

    CrabJoe StretchPants Reincarnated Crab Walking Head Spinning Bruce Dick

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    CrabJoe StretchPants Reincarnated Crab Walking Head Spinning Bruce Dick

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    Whenever a growler of homebrew is in tow.
     
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    jonKranked Press Button, Receive Stupid

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    are individual bottles an acceptable format?
     
  23. CrabJoe StretchPants

    CrabJoe StretchPants Reincarnated Crab Walking Head Spinning Bruce Dick

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    Depends on the quantity......
     
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    quantity = "plenty"
     
  25. CrabJoe StretchPants

    CrabJoe StretchPants Reincarnated Crab Walking Head Spinning Bruce Dick

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    Then mi casa es su casa.
     
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    jdcamb Tool Time!

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    MMike A fowl peckerwood.

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    But at least they teach evolution in our schools...