Recent content by Bravo64

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    Water balance

    Need some advice. I have a in ground concrete pool. I usually only treat the water with chlorine and acid. I also use the 3” chlorine tablets in the chlorinator. Every now and then when I get the water tested, they’ll tell me to add some alkinty powder. What chemicals should I be using regularly...
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    Stains

    Not sure if there is iron in the fill water. I use city water to fill the poll. Will try the vit c and let you know. Thanks again!
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    Stains

    Thanks for your advice so far. Can you explain what the crushed up vit c In a sock will do? Am I supposed to scrub on the stains?
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    Stains

    Not sure, that’s why I’m looking for some advice. About 1 year ago, I went to my local pool store and told them I had some stains in the pool that I needed to remove. They sold me a kit that had 3 different chemicals to remove stains. I tried the first one, which I believe was called stop stain...
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    Stains

    I have an in ground concrete pool that is approximately 22 years old. I have some small little, round stains throughout the pool that will not come out. I’ve tried scrubbing them with a chlorine tablet with no luck. They are about the size of a pea. Secondly, I have some stains, on a larger...
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    Pool Deck Restore?

    Does anyone have any more input????? (edit by Jim R.)
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    Pool Deck Restore?

    No, it's not peeling just faded. The cost of paint compared to one of those acrylic coatings is about 1/2 the cost.
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    Pool Deck Restore?

    I am considering restoring our current pool deck. It is a concrete deck that is painted. I'm considering re-painting, however, just saw a product made by Behr called Granite Grip. Can't seem to find many independent reviews on this product. I also see a product by Olympic called Rescue It. Then...
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    Zodiac MX8 question

    There must be someone on this site that is familiar with this cleaner that can provide some assistance.
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    Zodiac MX8 question

    I recently replaced both sides A & B directionals, new tracks and the motor on my zodiac mx8. It seemed to be working properly then suddenly it stopped working. I have it connected to a dedicated suction line which is not clogged and has plenty of suction. It will work for a few seconds if I...