Become a TFP Supporter Pool Math Forum Rules Pool School
Results 1 to 3 of 3

Thread: Thank you all!! Newbie Question

  1. Back To Top    #1

    Join Date
    Jun 2016
    Location
    Austin TX
    Posts
    1

    Thank you all!! Newbie Question

    We just installed a new pool so i'm ramping up on TFP method. I'm proud to say i only went to Leslies Pool Supply twice prior to finding this site. Since then i've been trying to follow the method. I ran out of chlorine a couple of days ago so my pool went ~ 3 days with 0 chlorine. I've sense put chlorine back in. The pool looks great and clear and i never noticed any visual issues aside from the fact that chlorine was lacking. Do i still need to slam the pool?

  2. Back To Top    #2
    Mod Squad YippeeSkippy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Location
    'burbs of Augusta, Georgia
    Posts
    6,487

    Re: Thank you all!! Newbie Question

    Welcome to TFP Austintech

    How are you testing your pool? Which test kit?

    How are you sanitizing it?

    We can't tell you if you need to SLAM without knowing test numbers- FC,CC,TA,CH,pH and CYA. Algae can start very insidiously and while the water is clear the test numbers tell the story....
    My Amazon Smile for November12K Fiberglass IG, Infinity 4000 automatic cover, SWCG, Hayward Sand Filter, Hayward 1.5 Pump, Doheny Discovery Robot, Savi Melody LED pool lights, outdoor speakers and other assorted doo-dads. Sundance Altamar Hot Tub.
    Our pool build--> Our Pool Solved Our Sloping Yard Skippy's Cheap Pool Cooler -->Skippy's New Fountain

  3. Back To Top    #3

    TFP Guide

    Kiss4aFrog's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Location
    Hudson, WI
    Posts
    2,602

    Re: Thank you all!! Newbie Question

    Welcome to TFP Austintech

    Really need to see the test numbers.
    Do you have a TF100 or K2006 yet for testing your own water ??
    '70s IG Vinyl 32K gal, Lazy L, Hayward SuperPump 1.5hp 120V, S240 Sand Filter W/DE
    Solar Blanket, Well Water, Borax Added, TF-100 tester. ? too cold
    1979, 275gal Conway Emerald Spa P-100-2, ES-2 Spa Pack, bromine floater, indoor
    TF-100, Best test kit - TFTestkits.net
    Please help keep the lights on, become a TFP Supporter!

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •