How much chlorine per gallon to put in a pool?

Answer Maintain a free chlorine residual of 1.5 to 3 parts per million. To do this, you will need to add a quarter-gallon or a quarter-pound of chlorine for every 10,000 gallons of water in your pool.Sour... Read More »

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If you want to convert your pool to saltwater are there any chlorine generators that will accommodate a 48000-gallon pool and where should you look and what would you expect to pay?

48,000 Gallons? That's a big pool! Being in the pool service business, I have installed many chlorine generators in residential pools. I haven't come across a residential unit that will accomodat... Read More »

How much chlorine for a 289 gallon pool?

Add 1/3 cup of chlorine granules to the pool every week. Test the water with a chlorine testing kit to ensure a chlorine solution of 1 to 2 parts per million. Adjust the chlorine amount as needed.S... Read More »

How much chlorine should be used for a 550-gallon pool?

On One Hand: How Much Chlorine To UseOrdinis claims that 1.5 ounces of granular chlorine should be used per 500 gallons every week. This is equal to .003 ounces of chlorine per gallon. Therefore, a... Read More »

How much chlorine should be used in a 1000 gallon pool?

A pool requires approximately one gram of granular chlorine per 22 gallons to be added twice weekly. The recommended amount of granular chlorine for a 1,000 gallon pool is 45 grams twice per week ... Read More »