Recent content by Lemonhead

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    Icicle on skimmer

    Yes it’s leaking from the outlet on the bottom. I didn’t place anything inside but I can now. It’s a warm day and I pushed the block of ice out. Is this all I should do until the summer ?
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    Icicle on skimmer

    I have an above ground pool. When I winterized I put a plastic cover over the skimmer box. So either that leaks or the gasket where skimmer box and pool connect. I’m not sure which leaks but now I have a huge icicle coming out of skimmer box. Do you think it’s gonna crack it ? I don’t think...
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    Any tips for this hose

    Thanks guys!! Used a combination of your suggestions. Applied heat and used a small flathead. It didn’t come easy but I got it
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    Any tips for this hose

    I can’t get this to budge. The clamps are loosened . It’s just the hose seems to be super glued on .
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    Can’t believe I have algae again

    I just got rid of it today so I’ll have to wait till it reappears. Once I spot a peice I always wave my foot right above it to see if it moves. It usually Dosent and I have to actually touch it to get it off. Than it seems to disappear. Next time I’ll do the paper towel and smear test. My ladder...
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    Can’t believe I have algae again

    Yes to the chlorine I always keep it above 5. Once I started having this issue I’ve been brushing once a week
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    Can’t believe I have algae again

    Pool chemistry is good Fc-6.0 Cc-0 Alkalinity-90 Ph-7.6 ish Stabilizer 30 Ch-didn’t check but last time was fine Water is crystal clear I realize I asked a couple times but this is my last attempt to find out. I’m at a loss here. I slammed on 2 occasions. Passed the overnight loss...
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    My last 2 questions for the season

    If this was a serious reply , thank you. I actually have bird poo on the sides/ledge of the pool often. It’s white colored.
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    Packaged date codes

    A few months old is considered old ? I didn’t know that
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    My last 2 questions for the season

    I went in to brush the walls and bottom today and I noticed just one green spot the size of a dime on the floor. I got it with my toe and it disappeared. Could it be anything else besides algae ? . 2 weeks ago I had several spots that were the same thing. I never had green or cloudy water. Just...
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    Pool is hazy

    I’m away right now, but I didn’t post full test results because their all within the normal range. I use the tf-100 test kit
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    Anyone recommend a good robot

    Thanks I didn’t know that.
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    Pool is hazy

    It’s hard to describe because my water isint cloudy. It just Dosent have the pure clarity it did when I first got it filled. I think it’s due to the amount of trees and falling leaves , pollen , and also bird droppings. It’s a jungle around my pool lol. Can you guys recommend I go a clarifier...
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    Anyone recommend a good robot

    Want a robot for a 24 round above ground pool. I see a dolphin e10 I think it was for 500 on Amazon. Is that good or should I get something different