How much does it cost to run a sand pool pump?

Answer Residential swimming pool filter pumps vary in size and power. When operated between six and eight hours per day, they typically add $1 to $2 per day to the utility bill.Source:Pool operating costs

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Does the sand from the swimming pool pump hurt the grass?

The sand contained in a sand pump does not come out unless there is a problem with the pump or valves. If there is a leak, water could spill out along with some sand. Water and sand on the lawn cou... Read More »

Can you put bricks in the sand bags given to you for your wedding cake pool steps instead of sand if it is a vinyl above ground pool?

Answer if you don't mind running the risk of dropping a brick in your pool, puncturing the liner, and spending a bunch of money on repairing it because you wanted to get creative then go ahead.

What should you do if the top of the sand filter and the fingers at the bottom have both been replaced but there is still sand in the pool and you have already tried backwashing?

Answer Many people mistake "mustard algae" as sand in their pool. Does the sand briefly disappear when you run a pool brush over it? Mustard algae resettles quickly and looks very much like filte... Read More »

How often should you replace the sand in your pool filter if replacing it causes foam in the pool?

Phosphates It sounds like you may have phosphates in the water, do you have lots of leaves or the aftermath of seeds from the trees blowing in your area, I had poplar tree seed casings white fluffy... Read More »