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NPC Should Step Up

Are NPC leaders really trying to resolve plaster problems, or will they continue to ignore and/or misrepresent the research studies that have already provided the answers? The NPC says that there has been decades of debate regarding plaster…

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Posted by Kim Skinner on November 25, 2014 at 1:30pm — 2 Comments

What the NPC is Not Telling You

With a lot of publicity and fanfare, the National Plasterers Council (NPC) recently invited the onBalance group to participate in new test pool studies to determine the cause of plaster spotting, which they claim is caused by aggressive pool…

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Posted by Kim Skinner on November 4, 2014 at 1:02pm — 2 Comments

IT IS TIME TO SEPARATE PLASTER FACT FROM FICTION, AND REALITY FROM THEORY Part 1

FACT and REALITY

Longstanding cement and concrete science has established that calcium chloride-in acceptable quantities-is a primary cause of discoloration in cementitious surfaces, particularly when steel troweled.…

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Posted by Douglas Latta on October 9, 2014 at 9:51am

Water Ball vs Water Bag Technology for kids & pool use

Are you familiar with popular palm sized water balls on the market that repel water and bounce on the water surface? We at RipperBall.com Sports are interested in industry input and critical review of this world selling sports water bag, The…

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Posted by Tim Leefeldt on June 23, 2014 at 9:30am

Why Acid Wash New Quartz Pool Finishes?

It is understood that muriatic acid can dissolve and etch a plaster surface.  Therefore, why, after working hard to achieve a smooth, brand-new, hand-crafted, quartz…

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Posted by Kim Skinner on June 16, 2014 at 6:12am — 8 Comments

Glass Pool Fencing

Aquaview frameless glass pool fencing is a modern innovation in architectural design and pool safety. Frameless glass enclosures provide an elegant appearance to pools and landscapes increasing the aesthetic nature of the property. Our systems…

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Posted by Aquaview Fencing on June 1, 2014 at 3:38pm

Durable & Discoloration Free Pool Plaster

There are proper steps to follow for the making of quality pool plaster, including color, quartz, and pebble finishes.  There are also improper practices that can lead to early deterioration and discoloration. Following is a ten-point checklist…

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Posted by Kim Skinner on May 12, 2014 at 12:11pm — 5 Comments

Cross-Pollination: The Potential of Industry Outreach

For as long as I can remember, the pool and spa industry has generally behaved as though pools and spas exist in a vacuum, as if they have little or nothing to do with the surrounding environment. 

Fortunately, that’s…

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