Should you use baking soda or soda ash to raise the ph level of your pool?

Answer Use Soda Ash to increase the PH level. Baking soda can be used to maintain the alkalinity of the pool water. Just the opposite!!!! Baking Soda will increase or raise the alk. Soda Ash raises the p... Read More »

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Can you use baking soda to quickly raise the PH level in garden soil?

Baking soda will lower the pH but it is heavy in salts. That is something you don't want, then you have to add gypsum to counteract the salt.Use a grannular lime to change the raise the pH faster ... Read More »

What does baking soda do for an above the ground pool?

Baking soda can be used in an above-ground pool to control the pH and alkalinity levels of the water. Baking soda, also known as sodium bicarbonate, is the main ingredient found in many pool produc... Read More »

Can you add baking soda to your swimming pool?

Answer Yep! Baking Soda is Sodium Bicarbonate. It's the same stuff as "Alkalinity UP" but much cheaper. If you get the bags of it at a warehouse store, instructions for use in a pool will be on ... Read More »

Can you use baking soda to increase the PH in a swimming pool?

Some have stated Baking Soda can be used as a replacement to Soda Ash, for increasing the PH of the pool, but Soda Ash (sodium carbonate) has a different chemical makeup than Baking Soda (sodium bi... Read More »