A common problem for pool owners: cloudy water or murky water that simply won’t go away. Today’s inquiry came from ‘Gavinn’ in Texas who asked, “We tested for all the things our test kit could (ph, alkalinity, chlorine free, chlorine total, iron, copper, calcium, cyanuric stabilizer) and all the tests came back great. Even tested [...]
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Normally when a person thinks of a swimming pool they wind up with happy thoughts and fond memories… but not the case anymore for a New Jersey family that recently lost a loved one to drowning accident that authorities believe may have occurred because of (very) cloudy pool water. What? Cloudy pool water KILLED someone?!? [...]
Since our friends over at Water Testing Blog keep ‘borrowing’ articles from us, we figured that today would be a GREAT day to ‘borrow’ one from them. = = = = Recently we saw that a company had a link on its web site entitled Online Pool Water Testing… and quite honestly it seemed a [...]
In an earlier posting we promised to give you some real-world advice regarding how to clean up algae problems in pool water. We have personally, and successfully, used the following instructions more times than we care to remember and feel safe saying that they will work for pretty much anyone as long as their pool [...]
Seems like a really stupid question, but trust us when we tell you that thousands of people ask that question each swimming season. Either that or they ask a similar question: “I put algaecide in my pool but I still have a green pool. Why?” For the most part the term ‘algaecide’ masks the true [...]
Amelia from Connecticut asked an interesting question: “We have owned a pool for more than 15 years now and each year come Spring my hubby and I go through the same routine: Get the cover off, clean debris out of the pool with the leaf rake ‘cuz a family of chipmunks chewed a whole through [...]
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