Recent content by decadude

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    DE Filter Pressure is at 22 psi on the gauge

    I remember when the guy that did my filter cleaning handled my filter clean the psi I believe was around 10 to 15 psi. How often should I backwash my filter?
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    What chemicals to buy - Very confused

    Sorry I was wrong and thanks for the baking soda I think my goal of this post has been resolved I was just wanting to know what chemicals I needed. Chlorine I am only seeing 10% around no more 12% whats up with that? Muratic acid I do not see that walmart is carrying this so I will purchase at...
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    What chemicals to buy - Very confused

    My total total alkalinity is zero on a 19000 gallon pool how much baking soda do I need?
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    What chemicals to buy - Very confused

    Also what measuring cup is recommended I dont want to use the glass one I have more my kitchen or anything but I want something that has ounces I believe. The plastic ones at Leslies were shallow and expensive.
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    What chemicals to buy - Very confused

    I have TF100 and stir What other chemicals will I need down the road I have a DE filter?
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    What chemicals to buy - Very confused

    I am taking over my pool and I was wondering what chemicals do I need also I am trying to get the most bang for my dollar on what is a good buy. I found this stuff at Sams Club and Walmart. Also what is lb for lb the best measuring cup looking for recommendations on adding liquid chlorine and...
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    What is the best test kit

    Also what other chemicals would I need? I only have muractic acid and % chlorine jugs I bought at Lowes
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    What is the best test kit

    I thought the status quo on here people were not fans of Leslies but the Leslies refillable jugs I have a Leslies super super close to me like less than a half mile
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    What is the best test kit

    I live in Arlington Texas so if anyone can chime in on the cheapest and is liquid chlorine the way to go for chlorine I am assuming as much based on the previous comments
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    What is the best test kit

    Is buying chemicals at lowes and home depot the cheapest route?
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    What is the best test kit

    I am wanting to take care of my own pool. Everyone says stay clear of Leslies as they are expensive etc I did buy some chlorine 3 gallon liquid bottles at lowes along with 2 gallons of muratic. I was wondering what all chemicals do I need to have on deck besides chlorine and muratic acid I...
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    Pool overflow installation location

    Thanks for all the replies and help
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    Pool overflow installation location

    Do most people get an overflow installed to make sure the water level does not go over the exact point where it needs to be as well as having water overflow out of the pool? Here are some pictures
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    Pool overflow installation location

    When you are referencing skimmer are referencing two points I am assuming you are referencing that your overflow is at the midway point from the top of the skimmer basket to the ground level of your skimmer? I am trying to understand if my overflow should be installed so the water level would...
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    Pool overflow installation location

    Ok my idea of a trouble free pool would be to eliminate even the smallest of upkeeps so I am looking into getting an overflow autofill installed on a pool Also to add the pool is in a rental house so I dont want to worry about tenants getting the water level wrong and overworking or...