Simple Swimming Pool Chemistry & Your Pool Chemistry Cheat Sheet. All About Swimming Pool Water Chemistry & Pool Water Maintenance Tips.
Proper swimming pool chemistry is the most important part of your pool care.
The water quality indicators and swimming safety depends on having your pool balanced correctly.
This is not complex chemistry, but a basic understanding of what you need to know for swimming pool care.
Have a great swimming pool should be fun and cleaning your pool is part of that fun, at least it should be.
Because most indoor and outdoor swimming pools are chlorine pools, there are only six chemistry basics you need to know:
And last, but not least, a good pool water testing kit.
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Always take the proper precautions in dealing with swimming pool chemicals and read the manufacture’s labels.
Whether for salt water pool maintenance, above ground or inground pool maintenance, this swimming pool chemistry and swimming pool maintenance tips page will come in handy. Review it from time to time and you'll have the perfect pool.
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At A Loss Pool chemical Levels & Pool Water Imbalance
My TH is 200 My FC/Bromine is 0 My pH is 8.4 My TA is 240 My CYA is 30-50 I have shocked a few times, added that myur#*}~* acid once. I have chlorine …
Chlorine or Free Chlorine Green Pools
I have a green pool at start up of the season. I shocked, then put in algaecide, and vaced a few times it is not the dark green/black any more but a light-green …
How Can I Clear Up My Water
I have a 13000 Gal above the ground pool. It was neglected for most of the summer last year due to financial problems, but now this spring, we are opening …
Sitting Pool Water
Above-ground pool installed and electrical contractor bailed before the work was finished. Water is to full level. We're scrambling to get another …
High Phosphate Levels What's The Range
My pool guy is treating my pool for high levels of phosphate and beginning black algae (YUCK). My pool guy has treated the pool for the phosphates …
Is Sand Filter Working With 50 Gallons Of Bleach
We have put 50 gallons of bleach in the pool and all of the readings are low or don't even register on the strip. The pool was really dirty when I started. …
Iron In Swimming Pool Water & Troclosene Not rated yet
I have a Hydro Force above ground swimming pool and use the Krystal Clear salt water system. I filled my pool from my tap water which is run through …
Hot Tub Maintenance Tips Not rated yet
Hot tubs and spas need to be maintained just like your swimming pool does and in fact many of the methods of maintaining and winterizing your swimming …
Out Of Balance Water Issue & Pool Clarity Not rated yet
I lack patience so before you got back to me I was on internet and chlorine, chlorine it said. So I put 5 gallons in. Yes, I did this, now my reading …
First Time Pool Owner Pump won't Circulate & Chemicals Off Not rated yet
I just recently put up our backyard pool, my first-ever pool. It measures 15' X 48" (457cm X 122cm). I've got everything hooked up to its pump, but …
New Pool Owner And The Chemical Tests Are All Over The Place Not rated yet
We've got a pool in a house my father in law bought. It's a salt-water pool and is 20,000 U.S. gallons volume. A test yesterday showed the following …
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I have a 16 x 36 inground. Last summer I left it closed after winterizing it. How many years can I leave it closed
We are planning to close our indoor pool down for the winter. What is required for this process?
I have a 50 year old in ground 8 thick gunite pool with a 3/4 white plaster coating (see picture). The pool is 35'x17.5', 24,000 gallons, rectangular