Recent content by Briankf

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    Pool liner floated!

    The water level in the pool doesn't drop till the spring thaw starts to happen. With the climate we're in the pool probably has 1 to 2 feet of ice in it by the end of winter. I suspect it's the ice in the pool breaking up and pushing on the pool steps that cause the leak. There is a drain pipe...
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    Pool liner floated!

    We have an in-ground pool with a vinyl liner (don't know what's underneath that). It was built in 2003, we purchased the property in 2012. Two winters in a row the liner floated up in spring. The water leaked out to the level of the bottom step which would lead me to believe there's a leak...
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    UV treater and chlorine levels

    I have question in regards to chlorine levels when using a UV treater. The pool store told me I could cut my free chlorine in half when using a UV treater. I haven't found anything on the TFP website about this and Pool Math page has no allowance for this. My tests this morning show: FC 3.8 CC 1...
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    Pump usually running 24/7 due to surface debris -- determining how much to cut back

    We use a mesh cover on our pool. Its on all the time except when we're using the pool. We have a number of large trees around our pool as well. We're in Canada so I ordered our cover from