Archive for March, 2007

Tile Tally

Friday, March 30th, 2007

Prado and Sons stopped by to find out how many tiles needed to be replaced. They told me they plan on plastering Tuesday.

Call for Pressure

Thursday, March 29th, 2007

I talked with Debbie Moles and she said they would have a tech out to pressure test the lines on Monday or Tuesday. Then plaster on Wed. or Thurs.

Removed more plaster

Monday, March 26th, 2007

Removed more plaster.

Removed more plaster

Sunday, March 25th, 2007

Removed more plaster.

Continuing to remove the plaster

Saturday, March 24th, 2007

They are continuing to remove the plaster.

Chip Out

Friday, March 23rd, 2007

DSC00085Today they showed up and started to chip out the old plaster. They are removing all of the “perma-dirt” plaster. In some areas they have gone thru the gunite shell with the air hammers, also chipped and cracked a few tiles.

Plaster by Friday

Wednesday, March 21st, 2007

Debbie Moles called and said that the plaster should be done by Friday of this week and start filling the pool over the weekend.

Waterfall Tiled

Wednesday, March 14th, 2007

D1219The face of the waterfall was tiled today.

Stucco Removed

Monday, March 12th, 2007

The stucco on the face of the waterfall was removed today.

Debbie Moles called and said that they will try and finish up the tile on Wednesday. They were out of the tile and will have more on Tuesday. A cleaning crew will also be here on Wednesday. Then the plaster can be finished.

Addendum for the tile

Friday, March 9th, 2007

Debbie Moles called and wanted me to sign an addendum for the tile work. She faxed it over and I signed it and faxed it back.
They will start on the tile Monday. Then finish up with the resurfacing.

Call about tile

Monday, March 5th, 2007

Debbie Moles called today to see how it went with Allen Tile. She is trying to contact them and see where we are at.
I told her that Fiber Creations of Arizona had glued the fiber optics back in again, hoping it will hold this time.
She will call me later and let me know about the tile.

Measure for Tile

Friday, March 2nd, 2007

Allen tile came out and measured the waterfall for tile.

Fiber Optics

Thursday, March 1st, 2007

DSC00076Fiber Creations of Arizona came out today and glued the fiber optics back into the waterfall, again. This time he said they would also silicone around it to keep it from falling out, again. He knew nothing about having to replace it as was discussed in previous meetings.

Pool & Spa News

Thursday, March 1st, 2007

I talked with Ms. Mogharabi from Pool & Spa News today about this blog. She is the business editor with Hanley Wood Business Media.
She was interested in how blogs may effect the future of pool and spa business. How the internet may play an important role in future pool sales and on how people gather information on big ticket purchases.

Their site is located at


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