What should swimming pool chlorine level be during winter when pool is covered?

Answer The chlorine level in your swimming pool should be kept high in the winter to prevent algae growth. Before you put the winter cover on the pool, shock the water until you raise the levels to 6.0 t... Read More »

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Can algaecide interact with chlorine thereby reducing the level of free chlorine in a swimming pool?

Answer yes, the algae feeds on the chlorine.. must get rid of algae, then bring up chlorine level

How do you keep up the chlorine level in your swimming pool?

Your chlorine level depends on how often the pool is used, and the time of year. When swimming is at it's peak, the chlorine has to work harder for the pool to be kept clean, and when it's warmer, ... Read More »

If you have well water how do you get the free chlorine level down and get the rust color out of your swimming pool?

Answer Add cyanuric acid to the correct level of 50ppm. Check with a pool store locally for a rust removing chemical. Answer To get rid of the iron use a chemical called "susupend" it works great!

How much chlorine should be used on the first fill of a swimming pool?

Read the chlorine product to determine the amount needed for your size pool; granular sodium dichlor chlorine, for instance, requires 1/2 to 1 oz. per 1000 gallons of water. An 8-inch chlorine tabl... Read More »