An improper balance of total alkalinity and pH may cause problems that are very expensive to reverse in a swimming pool. In this article, I show you how to balance the TA and pH easily.
How frequently should you shock a non-saltwater pool, which chlorine shock is the best, how do you shock and at what time of the day? Find out!
Last summer I took on a project that most people consider way out of the realm of possibility. Here's how I installed my own in-ground pool, with photos of each step.
After reading this article and viewing all the pictures, you will know more than your pool company does about closing your inground pool. I will walk you through the steps of closing an inground swimming pool, how to drain the filter, how to drain the pool and to what level, where to add antifreeze and how to install your pools safety cover properly.
Saltwater is naturally stable chemically: This makes saltwater pools easy to manage than regular chlorine based swimming pool...
If your apartment swimming pool is needing repair, contact your landlord. A complaint letter might help resolve the issue.
If left unchecked, evaporation affects the pool's chemical balance and the integrity of the pumping and filtration systems. Here are several ways that you can estimate your pool's evaporation rate.
Metal-laden pool water can create a discoloration problem: Here is how to get rid of metal stains in a pool with sourced from a well.
Cloudy pool water is caused by a number of factors such as faulty filtration, improper chemical concentration, and environment. Here are the easiest ways to clear it up fast!
Intex Pools are a wonderful, inexpensive option for families desiring an above-ground swimming pool. How to clear up a cloudy Intex pool, and choosing the right accessories to maintain the swimming fun through the summer.
Borate prevents pH drifting, which results in calcium scaling, metal stains, cloudy, green, and hard pool water. Learn expert tips here.
Repair and troubleshooting tips for the Polaris "65" and Polaris Turtle Vac-Sweep Pool vacuums. Easy to follow photo illustrated DIY instructions and where to obtain replacement parts. FAQs