How long should you run a swimming pool pump?

Answer On One Hand: Leave the Pump RunningOne option to ensure your swimming pool is properly filtered is to leave the water pump on your pool running. With the water pump running, the water in your swim... Read More »

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Should you run your swimming pool pump after adding muriatic acid or turn it off and if you turn it off for how long?

Answer If you are adjusting pH, add acid by spreading it around the pool with filter pump ON. Leave pump run for a couple of hours after adding acid. If you attempting to adjust Alkalinity, add aci... Read More »

If you have a 15' by 42' round above-ground swimming pool how many gallons per hour should your filter or pump turn over?

AnswerYou need to figure the volume of the pool: width x length x height in feet, then multiply by 7.5 to get gallons. Assuming your ends are round, yours would be something like 15 x 27 (for the m... Read More »

How long should I run a pool pump?

You should run a pool pump around 6 to 10 hours per day, depending on the time of the year. In the summer you would run it longer and in the winter less.Source:Leslie's PoolAll Pool Service and Sup... Read More »

How long should a pool pump run in a day?

You should run your pool pump for eight to 12 hours a day during the summer. During the winter you should only run your pump for six to eight hours. The hotter it is, the longer you will need to r... Read More »