Why Is Chlorine Added to Drinking Water and Swimming Pool Water?

Answer Chlorine is one of the most abundant of the 92 naturally occurring elements found on our planet. It is highly reactive, so it readily combines with other elements to make a variety of different com... Read More »

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How do you get chlorine out of swimming pool water?

The chlorine level will drop naturally over a few days, the sun will use it up and the levels will drop. If the weather is cloudy it's slower to come down. There's no easy way if your pool is over ... 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!

Is a salt water swimming pool or an ozone swimming pool healthier if your dog drinks the water?

AnswerI suspect that you're asking if it's better to have a chlorinated pool..the chlorine being produced by a generator producing chlorine from salt..or a pool without chlorine, that is sanitized ... Read More »

If you add softened water to a swimming pool with hard water rather than draining and refilling how could the addition of soft water be corrosive?

The corrosive properties of water are not affected by its hardness. This is a common misconception that can be explained by the types of source water that yield naturally soft or naturally hard wat... Read More »