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    Help! Going out of town

    I will be going out of town for 5 days and I don't have anyone to care for pool.

    I have a 15x42 intex pool.What is the best way to leave it while I am gone so I don't have a mess when I get back.
    24' round AG, sand filter, 1.5 HP pump

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    Re: Help! Going out of town

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    Re: Help! Going out of town

    Quote Originally Posted by RobbieH
    Thank you
    The only thing I did not see in that link is do I leave to pump running.I don"t have a timer.
    24' round AG, sand filter, 1.5 HP pump

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    Re: Help! Going out of town

    I'd purchase one of those pretty doggone cheap Intermatic mechanical plugin timers before I left.
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    Re: Help! Going out of town

    Quote Originally Posted by woodyp
    I'd purchase one of those pretty doggone cheap Intermatic mechanical plugin timers before I left.
    X 2 for sure. Well worth the cost, and you may find yourself using it after your return.
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