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Old 08-13-2009, 05:19 PM   #61
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OK, I admit it. Cows scare me. Just too much of a city girl, I guess.
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Old 08-13-2009, 06:26 PM   #62
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Mmmmmmmm....steeeeeaaakkkkkkk <Homer Simpson voice>
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Old 08-13-2009, 06:31 PM   #63
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Oh noooooo....we should not be afraid of or want to eat this little guy....
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Old 08-14-2009, 04:42 AM   #64
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We have a pool we keep open from mid-May to October 1. We are in the Chicago area. We use it a lot when we are there, but we are away for 8-10 weeks, so we have to pay to maintain it, keep the pump on, etc.

Especially down the road when we might stay away longer, 12-13 weeks, I'm thinking of looking into a modified close/open. Turn off pump and cleaner, cover, but do not drop the water level or do anything else. When time comes to use again, add water, balance chemicals, and turn it on.

The only downside to this idea I can see is that the guy we pay to watch the house brings his family to use the pool and we would probably have to increase the amount we pay him since it is part of the deal.

Has anyone ever tried this? Any advice?
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