Chlorine

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This is still one of the most commonly used disinfectants in a swimming pool. Several types of Chlorine Compounds are available. 1. Unstabilized Chlorine A. Calcium Hypochlorite – granular and will not dissolve completely in water. Will tend to leave a lot of residue in the bottom of your pool. B. this Chemical will need […]

What Is Total Alkalinity And How Does It Affect A Pool Or Spa

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Total Alkalinity is the measure of all of the alkaline substances that can be found in your pool or spa. Your main focus when dealing with Total Alkalinity is to measure your calcium carbonate, keeping your calcium carbonate in a safe range will help with the up keep of your pool and much more. Your […]

Swimming Pool Chemical Safety Tips

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When using any chemical products always ready the labels carefully and follow directions precisely. Chemicals protect you when they are used correctly in your pool or spa. Here are some generic safety precautions, but please always read and follow the label directions. 1. Use exact quantities specified, not more. Do not overdose. 2. Don’t mix […]