What is salt water intrusion?

Answer Only about 3 percent of all the water on earth is fresh water; the rest is salty, sea water. Salt water intrusion occurs when salt water pushes its way into fresh water areas, such as a marsh or th... Read More »

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How do I treat basement mold after water intrusion?

Remove MoldPut on rubber gloves and eye protection. Mix one part household bleach with four parts clean water. Have a scrubbing brush or coarse sponge and a scraping implement such as a spatula at ... Read More »

What are the major benefits of salt water pools over chlorinated ones if you suffer from psoriasis and research suggests that it would be better to have a salt water pool?

Answer For one reason, saltwater pools use a special salt to keep your pool clean without the irritating burn of chlorinated pool water that you accidentally get in your eyes sometimes. Another rea... Read More »

What is the salt to water ratio for salt water fish tanks?

Saltwater aquariums do not use regular salt. They use special marine formulas, and each brand and formula has a different recommendation. There is no easy easy ratio because of so many variables, h... Read More »

If you need to shock a salt water pool because of algae do you need to turn the salt system off for awhile?

Answer If you keep all your water balances correct and run the chlorine generator unit properly keeping the Chlorine level of 1.0-3.0 PPM you should never need to shock your pool. I have heard of a... Read More »