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Rink retrofit?

The short story is that I am worried about a board blowout if I get a quick thaw. Long story: My rink is 20 feet by 48 feet.  I have 16 inc…

Started by Eileen

4 Mar 10
Reply by Daniel robitaille

Lost my rink last night

Somewhere out there is a 50X25 foot rink with 2 foot boards on the sides I'll clear it right after I get the drive way done.

Started by Daniel robitaille

4 Mar 7
Reply by Daniel robitaille

Freezing rain/snow mix ...

So unfortunately I was out of town when the storm hit the GTA on Wednesday.  Came back last night to an incredibly hard encrusted mix of fr…

Started by Steve

3 Feb 12
Reply by Steve

2018-19 Backyard rink season

Alright, time to start sharing your rinks and showing us where y'all are at in the build.  I was able to fill my 24'x40' rink last night an…

Started by Kris Jackson

11 Jan 23
Reply by Daniel robitaille

video contest link

So it's possible there won't be enough entrants to this years video contest but here is our entry.  We had a blast putting it together and…

Started by Tom

4 Jan 14
Reply by Tom

Mistakes I've made (again)

Let the kids steps on ice before it ready Ice pieces float leaving a BUMP FIX push floating ice piece under the ice Snow on the ice let…

Started by Daniel robitaille

2 Jan 8
Reply by Daniel robitaille

Leaves

Dealing with more leaves than usual. Just bought. Weed burner torch to melt the leaves out., anyone have sucess with this?

Started by Paul Kiernan

2 Jan 1
Reply by Daniel robitaille

Is it time?

So weather over the next 7 days (in Toronto) shows lows of - 7 over nights Friday sat sun. Next week highs are 0 - 4 degrees and overnights…

Started by Steve

36 Jan 1
Reply by Daniel robitaille

Possible big issue...water drained

So filled my rink weeks ago, and way too early given the warm weather in the GTA.  The last few days I've noticed the water level is a lot…

Started by Steve

2 Jan 1
Reply by Daniel robitaille

Resurfacing

Water always freezes too fast when resurfacing often leaving ridges.  Thinking of picking up propane tankless hot water heater to add to ho…

Started by Allan Schaffer

2 Dec 26, 2018
Reply by Daniel robitaille

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