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How to Balance pH and Total Alkalinity in a Swimming Pool

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How to Balance pH and Total Alkalinity in a Swimming Pool

Balancing pH and Total Alkalinity (TA) might seem difficult if you're doing it for the first time. However, this is something you can fix within a few hours if you have the right chemicals and follow necessary procedures.

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How to Shock a Swimming Pool and Important things to Know Handy

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How to Shock a Swimming Pool and Important things to Know Handy

Shocking or sanitizing or chlorinating a swimming pool is an important process of pool maintenance, which is adding chlorine to your pool water to raise free chlorine (FC) to recommended levels and eliminate chloramine or combined chlorine (CC), which is formed as FC level (FCL) in your water depletes due to heavy pool usage or as a result of UV light from the Sun.

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Fixing Free Chlorine Level (FCL) Problems in Saltwater Swimming Pools

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Fixing Free Chlorine Level (FCL) Problems in Saltwater Swimming Pools

Always to avoid FCL issues in your pool, make it a routine to measure free chlorine level in your water at least after a couple of days to weekly and adjust the percentage setting in SWCG to increase or reduce FC level depending on the reading you find.

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How to Clear and Prevent Metal stains in a Swimming Pool

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How to Clear and Prevent Metal stains in a Swimming Pool

Heavy metals when oxidized by chlorine, produce metal stains in a swimming pool. If your pool water has been changing color to green, brown, or black especially after adding chlorine or when pH is high, that is metal stain and it's caused by presence of heavy metals in pool water commonly Copper, Iron, and Silver. 

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Things to Consider Before Buying a Pool Pump

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Things to Consider Before Buying a Pool Pump

The brand, size, speed, voltage and horsepower of a pool pump will determine your choice when it comes to selecting the best pump for your swimming pool. Of cause, price is another important factor but if you need the best pool pump that will work best for your pool, has a low maintenance cost and saves you energy, price should come last. Having said that, lets jump into the most important things you need to consider before finally settling with the best pool pump whether for inground or above ground pool, saltwater or non-saltwater pool.  1. Speed    Speed of...

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