Making a Splash
The pool is one amenity that set us apart from the common Rehoboth-folk.
It is the centerpiece of our compound, and as such, must be handled with
Because it is
the centerpiece, we must all strive to be
considerate of the people in both houses. Each of our actions concerning the
pool area affects everyone in the compound. So here are some tips for
making your dip delightful for all:
Daytime guests are welcome; just check
with the others to make sure someone isn't enjoying a quiet, quality
floating time and may be loathe to welcome a boatload of rowdy queens.
sand and lotion off before jumping in - it's a pool...not a bathtub!
No towels draped over the fence facing the street. If you want that white trash,
Shantytown look, may we suggest you try the Bottle & Cork in Dewey...
No running, pushing, glass containers,
or diving (it's only 4 feet deep).
Everyone loves a boiling cauldron
late at night when entertaining that special someone. Unfortunately,
the pool chemicals do not. When the water gets too hot, the
chemicals break down. When the chemicals break down, the pool must
be drained. Then refilled. Your housemates will become upset.
They will blame you. You will be ostracized. Take it from one
who knows. Lesson learned: turn it up when needed, but remember to
turn it down when you're done!
Before you go to bed or leave for the
weekend, remember to turn the heater off.
If you encounter
problems with the
heater (such as the pilot light goes out), click the link for the
manual on the right hand side of this page and/or contact Stephen L. for guidance
Only turn the dimmer for the pool light
up half way. If you turn it up full, the light will blink, sputter,
and go out. Besides, at full brightness, no one is attractive.
the plants on the deck as needed, especially during the week.
The plants in the back area by the fountain are covered by a drip hose on a
timer; however, if you have the hose out, by all means, give them a squirt!
see the pool as a reflection of myself: cooly refreshing
on a hot summer's day...a hot, steamy cauldron on a cool
summer's night...hopelessly shallow when you crave more
depth. And when that heater isn't working, it's just
a plain old bitch."
help with pool
problems, check by
clicking here or contat:
Stephen L: 856.401.0615(H) 800.548.4611(W)