The Langelier Index (LSI) Wilfred Langelier developed his breakthrough index in the 1930’s as a means of predicting calcium solubility in water pipes. The challenge at the time was scaling in municipal pipes which would impede water flow. Wilfred’s ...
Cyanuric Acid, Chlorine, pH
Cyanuric Acid Cyanuric Acid is a very weak organic acid with the following chemical structure: [C(O)NH]3 It is triazine, consisting of a ring of 3 Cyanic Acid [CONH] molecules. The hydrogen atoms shift positions, causing the molecule to exist in 2 ...
How long after using Pool Stain Treat do I wait to raise the chlorine level?
After using Pool Stain Treat and the stains are gone you can raise your chlorine. We don't recommend you shock, but rather increase your amount of regular sanitation to slowly raise levels back up and avoid stains from returning.You can find more ...
I used No Mor Problems and my pool can't get a chlorine reading.
No Mor Problems can sometimes interfere with chlorine readings. If that happens, don't shock. Just chlorinate as normal until the reading returns. It can take up to two weeks for chlorine readings to fully stabilize. You will not grow algae in the ...
With Swamp Treat do I leave the pump running?
You sure do! While Swamp Treat kills the algae the filter traps it. Just make sure to backwash as necessary based on your filter pressure.