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    Jubenez replied to the thread Needing advice.
    The water is clear but not sparkling. It seems to get a little better daily..maybe. lots of swimming the past few days so difficult to...
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    Jubenez replied to the thread Needing advice.
    Lost 10ppm FC again yesterday. Added another 3 gal shock. Ordering the polyquat to see if this helps with chlorine usage bc I'm...
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    Jubenez replied to the thread Needing advice.
    Thanks!
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    Jubenez replied to the thread Needing advice.
    Well the pool is clear (maybe not 'sparkling' yet but improving daily) and I am still maintaining SLAM level as best I can with lots.of...
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    Jubenez replied to the thread Needing advice.
    Haha maybe someone else can weigh in on the hair :) I will have my mother in law available to add chlorine, but I'm not sure we would...
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    Jubenez replied to the thread Needing advice.
    Update. The bottom of deep is finally barely visible. I did 3 or 4 cycles with DE aid in my sand filter yesterday and will do more...
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    Jubenez replied to the thread Needing advice.
    I added the DE and it increased pressure from 17 to 18. After an hour or so it was near 24, so I backwashed and added DE again, putting...
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    Jubenez reacted to justinc's post in the thread Needing advice with Like Like.
    Sand filters are the slowest to clear. If you add DE to your filter, make sure you watch the pressure very closely because it can climb...
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    Jubenez replied to the thread Needing advice.
    Still in SLAM mode and waiting for water to clear up. Can see the bottom of shallow (not clearly) but still cannot see bottom of deep...
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    Jubenez reacted to mknauss's post in the thread Needing advice with Like Like.
    As soon as you can see the bottom of the deep end - let them swim! You can safely swim in a pool as long as the FC is above the minimum...
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    Jubenez replied to the thread Needing advice.
    Update. Pool is still blue but cloudy. Slight improvement in clarity since last night but pattern on shallow end still not visible...
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    Jubenez reacted to mknauss's post in the thread Needing advice with Like Like.
    Life goes on, but as soon as you can, get it back to SLAM level. Check in the morning, when you get home, after dinner, before bed, at...
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    Jubenez replied to the thread Needing advice.
    So if it is dipping down to 19 during the day while I am working, that's a problem?
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    Jubenez replied to the thread Needing advice.
    Good info! I feel like I'm using a lot of everything right now. Thanks.
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    Jubenez replied to the thread Needing advice.
    I was just worried about that being so high. I will add another gallon or 2. Thanks.