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    DE Filter grids permanently damaged?

    Hi, I know there's an entire section on cleaning DE filters, which is fantastic information. My grids (2 of them) had a massive area of pink algae on them from an incident that happened right at the beginning of the pool season. We went out of town and accidentally left the filter running...
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    Motor replacement. Wired the same?

    Hey y'all, I'm not an electrician, but I play one in my back yard. I'm replacing my old waterway 1.5 HP motor with a new waterway 1 HP motor. The old one has neutral on 3 and line on 4. I think it's going to be the same on the new motor, right? The label shows line on 1 & 4, but doesn't...
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    Organic debris in DE filter grids

    Hi all! I'm just now opening up the pool for the summer and, as usual, I'm taking apart the DE filter and giving it a thorough cleaning. This is the 4th year of doing this. However, for the first time, I have small sticks and bits of stick stuck inside of some of the filter grids where I...