How to Troubleshoot Pool D.E. Filter Problems?

Answer Pool owners who use a diatomaceous earth (DE) filter to clean their pools understand just how sensitive a DE filter can be. Because it can filter out particles as small as two microns, it is import... Read More »

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How to Clean & Troubleshoot a Pool Filter System?

One of the most important components of a swimming pool is clean water. A well maintained and properly functioning filtration system is the crucial step needed to achieve and maintain this componen... Read More »

What kind of pool filter should you buy 12000 gallon in ground pool?

I would always go with a sand filter, most of them are very similar in the way they work and so long as you stick with a reputable brand you should have no problems.

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 »

Can allowing children to throw pennies in the pool cause chemical balance problems in a chlorine pool like affecting the PH and causing metal stains?

If your pool is properly water balanced and has a pH near 7.5 (certainly greater than 7.2), then it is unlikely that the copper pennies will be a problem with either water balance or stains. Rememb... Read More »