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#208631 - 09/23/02 10:58 AM swimming pool  
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Does anyone know approximately what it costs to install a medium sized swimming pool (inground) and if it feasible to maintain it? We are building a single family home to start with and would like to have a pool eventually as we intend to add more units for rental. We will have a full time on-site caretaker. I just wonder about availablility of pool chemicals, etc. Are there problems during the dry season when you would need to add water to the pool? Csn you use the well water, or would we need to install a reverse osmosis desal system?
The plan is to have several small rental cabins and I think a pool would be a good addition since not all the cabins can be beachfront. Our property is deep front to back (beach to lagoon) about 2 1/2 miles north.

#208632 - 09/23/02 11:05 AM Re: swimming pool  
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One of the "hidden" costs of a pool in Belize is the electricity for running filters and such. If you can build it in such a way as to minimize the use of high-cost electricity, that would be a plus.

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#208633 - 09/23/02 07:23 PM Re: swimming pool  
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i emailed you off board. let me know if you don't get it.
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message came back from email you registed under, email me at marty@casado.net

#208634 - 09/29/02 02:22 PM Re: swimming pool  

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THERES A NEW IN GROUND SWIMMING POOL IN TRES COCOS.... MAYBE THE OWNER WILL READ THIS AND GIVE DETAILS .[ NOT FI MI TO TELL WHO'S IT IS]

#208635 - 10/01/02 08:43 PM Re: swimming pool  
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Why won't you tell?
'fraid he won't invite you over to use it?


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#208636 - 10/01/02 09:47 PM Re: swimming pool  
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LOL
Jim don't prod him when he is showing discretion.
That's a rare quality he don't display very often...LOL

Amazing! You surprise me sometimes moose....LOL

#208637 - 10/02/02 08:44 AM Re: swimming pool  
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Ok everyone, no need to spill the beans. I did find out who is putting in the pool in Tres Cocos and will check with the unnamed person when I'm down in November. Will invite you all to a pool party if I ever get one built myself.

#208638 - 10/12/02 12:02 AM Re: swimming pool  

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be sure to install a moose folicle filter....

#208639 - 10/14/02 07:56 PM Re: swimming pool  
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tincup - comfortable with what you are doing?? I see your post's here and there over several Belize message boards. Tread carefully . . . and please contact me direct @ magbze@aol.com for further info.

#208640 - 10/14/02 08:14 PM Re: swimming pool  

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sandshaker...........yu jus gats fi be wahn believah....faith mi gal....faith....
dah mQQse fi tru more then jus wahn fancy hair style.. and a tight mQQse butt eek

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