White water mold and pink slime can be confusing but all this will be cleared up today.
By the time you notice any mold or pink slime, chances are your hot tub or pool is infested. Like having roaches, you'll see 10, but there's 10,000 in your house.
It's not dangerous or poisonous, it just looks kind of bad. Prevention is always preferred over treatment. To decrease your chances of getting mold and water damage, you'll want to read on. With the proper hot tub maintenance, you can have the hot tub you deserve without any water problems.
Some facts about pink slime and white water mold are:
Water Mold is naturally occurring so it's something that should be on hot tub owners minds. If you don't do thorough cleanings and regular water and chemistry checks, you could get an outbreak seemingly overnight. It can be a challenge to get rid of it, but if things are done right, you shouldn't have any problems.
Once you get white water mold, it can be a pain to get rid of. Clearly, the key to white water mold is proper prevention. If your hot tub is properly maintained and regularly test the water, then you shouldn’t have any problem. And here's a list to help with your white water mold prevention.
If you experience these floating flakes of toilet paper, you need to take care of it quick, fast, and in a hurry.
When you add your chlorine, your pH will automatically go up, so you need to get the pH down and keep it there. You might need to add a 2nd or even 3rd dose of chlorine to maintain a high chlorine level up to 15 - 20 ppm.
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