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Thread: My first pool!

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    Join Date
    Jul 2016
    San Antonio Texas

    My first pool!

    I just bought an I text easy set 18 foot 48 inch pool. It says on walmarts website it is 5,000 something gallons. I bought the hth 3-way test kit liquids. I just put a three inch tablet in a floater bc it was recommended to do that. I just opened the tester kit and it says for 5,000 gallon pools it is not recommended for skimmer tablets. Don't I need to use these tablets? Everyone I know that has a similar pool uses these tablets. Please help!

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    Join Date
    Aug 2012
    DFW, TX

    Re: My first pool!

    Welcome to TFP and congrats on the pool!

    If you p,an to take it down at the end of summer you can follow this
    Pool School - Guide for Seasonal/Temporary Pools

    If not do some reading in Pool School.
    Start here, ABCs of Pool Water Chemistry
    And here, Pool School - Getting Started
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