Copper/Silver Ionizer Back in the old days people used only one of two things to keep their pool water safe, clean and clear: Chlorine or Bromine. Nowadays people can choose from chlorine, bromine, ionizer, mineralizer, biguanide, peroxide, and salt systems — and each method requires special attention to specific water quality parameters. Not knowing what [...]
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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 [...]
The results of a recent study revealed that 1 in 5 Americans admitted to peeing in the pool. Keep in mind that more people probably pee in the pool and just didn’t want to admit it. Gross! If you’re taking a refreshing dip in a pool with four other people, odds are one of you [...]
It took a bit longer than expected for us to get everything up and running but it finally happened… The Pool Water Test Kit Store officially opened its doors this week! Your Best Source for Pool Check Test Strips What makes our pool water test kit store unique? Well, for starters we offer flat rate [...]
While the majority of pool owners use some form chlorine to keep their pool water clean and sanitized, a good number of people use bromine tablets or bromine powder in place of chlorine. As a general rule bromine offers more disinfecting power than chlorine because even its combined/used form (bromamine) still has the power to [...]
OK, for about the price of a ‘value meal’ or combo meal’ at a local fast food establishment you could take advantage of a great price on Pool Check 3 Way Test Strips that you know you will need this pool season… and that you KNOW will help to keep your water clear and your [...]
In recent years the popularity of ‘salt water pools’ has increased dramatically. Consumers love the convenience offered by chlorine generators that use ordinary table salt to continuously generate chlorine in their swimming pools. Chlorine generators break down NaCl (salt) molecules using a process called electrolysis which eventually produces hypochlorous acid(HOCl) and sodium hypochlorite (NaClO), the [...]
As the 2010 Swimming Season approaches many of you have opened the shed, peered into the garage, begun rummaging through the pool house, etc. in the hopes of finding all the gadgets and gizmos you used last year to keep your pool sparkling clean. Among those gadgets and gizmos you most likely had some sort [...]
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