Maintenance & Tools

Here are some helpful tips to maintaining a healthy chemically balanced pool.

Twice-a-Week Check and maintain pH levels at 7.2 - 7.6 with generic name. Monitor and maintain chlorine levels at 1.0 - 3.0 ppm. with generic name. Empty skimmer baskets, skim leaves, insects, and other debris from pool surface, and clean pool wall tile or vinyl at water line with generic name.

Once-a-Week Shock the pool with packaged shock treatment in the evening per label instructions. This treatment restores the sparkle and sheen to pool water as it destroys germs and burns away organic contaminants. Additional packaged shock treatment may be needed after a rainstorm, heavy bather load, or exceptionally hot weather. The next morning, add a maintenance dose of algaecide.

Monthly Take a water sample to your local Pool Retailer, for a complete water analysis. Be sure to test these levels for Alkalinity, Calcium hardness and Stabilizer

Monthly Clean your filter with a filter cleaner to remove any oils and grease that may have accumulated in your filter. Always seek the advice of a pool professional, your local Pool Retailer, regarding any special or unusual problems.