How much chlorine should be in pool water?

Answer On One Hand: Benefits of chlorinating your poolChlorine is used in pools and spas to kill harmful microorganisms in the water. Chlorinating a pool keeps the water clear, discourages algae growth an... Read More »

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How much chlorine should I use in a new pool?

You should start and maintain the chlorine levels in a swimming pool at a level of 1.5 to 2.0 parts per million (ppm). Several varieties of chlorine injectors are available for purchase at local po... Read More »

How much liquid chlorine should I put in my pool?

On One Hand: Liquid or Dry Chlorine?Liquid chlorine (sodium hypochlorite) contains between 10 and 16 percent chlorine. This chemical may be poured directly into the pool. Dry chlorine (calcium hy... Read More »

How much chlorine should be put in a kiddie pool?

According to Pool Solutions, the chlorine in a kiddie pool should test at 3.0 or higher. In order to calculate the amount of chlorine needed, measure your pool, then use the calculator to determine... Read More »

How much chlorine should be used in an easy set pool?

A starter kit for an easy set pool has 1 lb. of chlorinating granules to use for your pool. The amount used will depend on the size of your pool. Use test strips to determine the amount needed.Sour... Read More »