Recent content by Tippytee

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    1st time pool owner, have no idea what I’m doing

    Yes, I added the 4lbs as I was instructed. I am going to the store now to get baking soda. Is there anything I need to do after adding it? Vacuum? Brush? Pool store told me not to touch anything until water is clear. My pump has been running 24/7, do I still keep that running? How long can I...
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    1st time pool owner, have no idea what I’m doing

    Yes, I added the 4lbs as I was instructed. I am going to the store now to get baking soda. Is there anything I need to do after adding it? Vacuum? Brush? Pool store told me not to touch anything until water is clear. My pump has been running 24/7, do I still keep that running? How long can I...
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    1st time pool owner, have no idea what I’m doing

    yes, the shock does have dichlor in it, I just checked. I’ve ordered the TF100 test kit.
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    1st time pool owner, have no idea what I’m doing

    I was recently given a 13,000 Gallon above ground pool with a vinyl liner and cartridge filter. We got it filled last week and it’s been a nightmare. I started off listening to friends that have pools adding chemicals blindly. I added shock, algaecide, ph down, and clarified with no results. I...