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Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   09-03-2015, 12:09 PM
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Posted By damelon
Thanks for the info! I am up to speed on a lot of...

Thanks for the info! I am up to speed on a lot of that, fortunately!

1) Yeah, there is that danger for sure. Fortunately, almost all of our plumbing (90+%) will not be under the pool deck...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   09-03-2015, 10:07 AM
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Posted By damelon
So here is the latest design plan (Shows steps...

So here is the latest design plan (Shows steps and benches) There will be 2 color-changing LED lights, and the back retaining wall has been changed. Instead of using a raised bond beam, the...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   09-02-2015, 06:34 AM
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Posted By damelon
Update: So I had a final design meeting with...

Update:

So I had a final design meeting with A&S Yesterday (and it was HOT out!!) to discuss final pool design and placement. We went and measured out some focal points in our plan in the back...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-31-2015, 06:14 AM
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Posted By damelon
Yes the pool comes with the latest high end...

Yes the pool comes with the latest high end Polaris pressure pool cleaner. I have the brochure at home but I don't see the new model reflected on their website. It looks like the 3900 sport / F6.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-28-2015, 12:03 PM
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Posted By damelon
Contract with A&S Signed today. On-site pool...

Contract with A&S Signed today. On-site pool design overview early next week. Ended up getting another $1k off plus some other free stuff in the end.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-26-2015, 06:40 AM
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Posted By damelon
We decided to go with Anthony & Sylvan pools...

We decided to go with Anthony & Sylvan pools along with Greystone Masonry to finish our pool. Although I have a feeling I would feel more comfortable with NVBlu as far as making sure the project...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-25-2015, 10:23 AM
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Posted By damelon
Hah! Well you CAN get a pool for cheaper. ...

Hah! Well you CAN get a pool for cheaper. Smaller pools (esp fiberglass ones) are much cheaper. Florida doesn't really need heaters either, or covers, since you don't need to close the pool,...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-25-2015, 08:10 AM
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Posted By damelon
Thought of the day : I can't tell what has upset...

Thought of the day : I can't tell what has upset me more in the last 24 hours. The stock market or Allison Brie getting engaged.

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Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-20-2015, 08:27 AM
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Posted By damelon
I may already have done that. ;) Still getting...

I may already have done that. ;) Still getting a 3rd quote. Can't hurt.

One other thing.. I talked to him about Greystone as my stamped concrete company and he said the price they were...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-20-2015, 08:06 AM
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Posted By damelon
Update: So my wife and I met with a rep from...

Update: So my wife and I met with a rep from Anthony & Sylvan pools last night. I may have already made a mental decision on my pool builder. The guy was a couple levels above what I had...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   08-18-2015, 01:36 PM
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Posted By damelon
Actually it has been rumored that it will be...

Actually it has been rumored that it will be released much earlier now. September 14th for Blu Ray

http://www.bleedingcool.com/2015/08/13/marvel-moves-up-home-release-of-avengers-age-of-ultron/
Forum: Blu-ray Software   08-18-2015, 01:35 PM
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Posted By damelon
I'll second this one.

I'll second this one.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-18-2015, 08:51 AM
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Posted By damelon
Even if your house doesn't have A/C, a portable...

Even if your house doesn't have A/C, a portable A/C unit would be pretty cheap and you could probably find a way to vent it outside somehow, but that is on the extreme end. Otherwise a dead vent...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-18-2015, 05:54 AM
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Posted By damelon
Received my updated quote from Greystone last...

Received my updated quote from Greystone last night, which is the stamped concrete company who did the first portion of our patio/bar area two years ago. The total cost was about what I expected. ...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-17-2015, 07:22 AM
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Posted By damelon
You can also go REALLY small. I have used these...

You can also go REALLY small. I have used these little LED lights in a couple of places now. They can be embedded in almost anything, but beams are the easiest. They are about an inch big and...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-17-2015, 07:14 AM
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Posted By damelon
My first theater had doors in the back middle,...

My first theater had doors in the back middle, and the current theater had door on the side. I believe the side is the most common, though a lot of times it can intersect directly with primary...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-14-2015, 06:25 AM
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Posted By damelon
Yeah the pool designs these companies do are...

Yeah the pool designs these companies do are incredible. I wish we had a space that allowed more choices but we are pretty confined on the area we can put the pool. I love multi-tiered spaces...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-13-2015, 11:08 AM
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Posted By damelon
I hear you. I too love the look of stone. I...

I hear you. I too love the look of stone. I don't mind if the base is pavers or stamped concrete, but I like the walls to be real stone. We have a plan for a stone retaining wall behind our...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-12-2015, 06:50 AM
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Posted By damelon
Received my initial quote from Leisure Pools last...

Received my initial quote from Leisure Pools last night. It was literally exactly what I expected. About 50% of the cost of the Concrete/Gunite Pool. This is the initial base quote, there will...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-09-2015, 07:34 AM
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Posted By damelon
The way our plan is drawn is for a concrete pool,...

The way our plan is drawn is for a concrete pool, but that part is pretty expensive like you said. Just the pool part plus equipment and water features is around $80k. I did find a fiberglass...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-08-2015, 06:50 AM
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Posted By damelon
The place we ordered our shed from also has some...

The place we ordered our shed from also has some pre-fab basic poolhouse designs, which is nice because you get a good idea of price right away.
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Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-08-2015, 05:48 AM
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Posted By damelon
I have no plans for a pool house. They look...

I have no plans for a pool house. They look awesome, but it is just a big extra cost and frankly neither something we need nor can afford. Maybe in the future, we would like to add an extra one...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-05-2015, 12:53 PM
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Posted By damelon
So the "pool project" may be gathering some steam...

So the "pool project" may be gathering some steam again. There are a few pics on the fire page here of the 3D renderings, though at some point in this thread I posted all of the renderings, as well...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-30-2015, 03:08 PM
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Posted By damelon
Talked with the manager, and they are shipping me...

Talked with the manager, and they are shipping me a new one free of charge. So we're back on track!
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   07-29-2015, 05:53 AM
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Posted By damelon
Well... crap. Opened up my automatic door seal...

Well... crap. Opened up my automatic door seal last night to find out that the drop mechanism wasn't connected to the plunger in any way. Not only that, there is no way for the two to connect! ...
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