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Spraying the concrete pool

Thursday was spray day for the concrete shell of the pool. The sub-contractors can do two pools a day, and we were the second. Our pool company visited in the morning for a final check of the steelwork and all the levels. The concrete sub-contractors arrived before 2pm, setting their pump truck up in our driveway and running the hose to the pool.


It took perhaps 20-30 mins to set up, with protective sheets over our fence, boards to catch over-spray, and string lines to guide the spraying.




This video shows how it is done. Our pool company had an experienced supervisor overseeing the work. He double-checked the levels and the quality of the finish for the 3 hours that it took.


The concrete trucks reversed into our street, discharging concrete into the hopper on the pump truck.


It was great waking the next day to this.


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