What is the different between silica sand and play ground soft fall sand?

Answer soft fall sand is filtered so that the particles are of a specific uniform size that is less dust and other materials

Top Q&A For: What is the different between silica sand and p...

What Are the Differences Between Silica Sand & Medical Grade Sand?

Sand comes in many varieties and has a variety of uses. Silica sand and aluminum oxide crystals (called medical-grade sand) are two forms of sand that have industrial and commercial uses. According... Read More »

Does Quikrete play sand contain silica?

Quikrete sells its Premium Play Sand in 50-lb. bags. The sand contains silica. The materials safety data sheet for the product states that silica is a respiratory hazard under OSHA guidelines, but ... 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 »