Tag: chlorine

New Salt Chlorinator for Residential, In-ground Pools up to 125K Gallons

Pool owners with larger pools, pools over 40,000 gallons, historically had a dilemma if they wanted salt chlorination on their pools.  Historically…they had to double up their Salt Cells to accommodate chlorinating their pools.  This is an added expense from an equipment and installation standpoint. Well that’s all changed!  Hayward recently introduced Saline C 6.0 – a Single Vessel Salt Chlorine...
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Keep Chlorine and pH fighting for you, not against you

Who knew chlorine and pH are so important when it comes to sanitizing pool water and killing germs?  We do and so do the experts at the Center for Disease Control (CDC). Chlorine and pH can both pack a punch; just make sure they’re fighting for you, not against you.  Here’s how to get and keep them in your corner. Protecting swimmers from recreational water...
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Why your eyes turn red after swimming

BoyFunnyFaceChlorine gets a real bad rap sometimes.  It works hard at keeping your water clean and safe.  But often people only remember their red burning eyes.  While chlorine has something to do with turning your eyes red, it’s not the only offender.   About Chlorine There are a couple forms of chlorine – free chlorine and combined chlorine.  Free...
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Top 5 things that can, and will, affect your pool’s water.

shutterstock_66740257There are many things that can negatively affect you pool’s water.  For now, were covering the top 5.  Tricks and tips will follow to help you deal with these issues. 1. Bad Source Water: When filling your pool, don’t assume tap water is good water for a pool. For example, the typical hardness in Phoenix tap water...
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