Saltwater Pools & Hair?

Answer When saltwater pool chlorinators are used in a swimming pool, it is done to eliminate algae, viruses and bacteria. However, saltwater does have drawbacks. Saltwater can alter the color of your hair... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Saltwater Pools & Hair

Are saltwater pools better than chlorine pools?

On One Hand: Financial benefitsConverting a chlorinated pool to a saltwater pool costs around $1,500, according to Brian O'Connell, financial contributor on This cost, however pays... Read More »

Are Olympic pools saltwater?

Answer Pools used in Olympic competitions are filled with chlorinated fresh water.

Are saltwater pools cheaper or better?

AnswerSalt water pools produce "chlorine," so it is cheaper. It is also more troublesome. Yugos were also cheaper ... you get what you pay for.If your chlorine generator is working properly and you... Read More »

How do I make saltwater pools?

Converting a pool to saltwater is attractive for a number of reasons. Salt in the density of saltwater pools can barely be tasted, but it softens the water and replaces the harsh chemicals that can... Read More »