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    Increase Calcium Hardness?

    My pool is plaster and tile. Yes I was planning to SLAM again today. The last time I did take it to completion and maintained the SLAM levels until things were clear and let the chlorine levels go down on their own. The algae I was seeing was in the raised spa area and don’t really see...
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    Increase Calcium Hardness?

    My test results this morning. FC 1 TC 1.5 CYA 40 PH 7.8 CH 225 TA 80 I’ve been keeping my pH around 7.3 to 7.5 every other day as we use the pool I Slammed the pool about 9 days ago due to heavy rains up to TC of 14 and have been keeping the levels around 5-7 when we swim. I’ll probably...
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    Calcium hardness low normal range

    Hello, I switched over from Dichlor to 10% liquid chlorine and have been keeping the chlorine levels at recommended levels between 3-5 And pH between 7.3-7.5 since my initial Calcium Hardness before switching was 450. My latest test results today after two weeks of the switch are pH 7.8 FC 3.5...
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    Making the switch to bleach from trichlor tabs

    Whew took a while to respond back as I fell sick the following day after I originally posted. I received my TF test kit today and got right on it. I lowered my pH with muriatic acid to 7.2 as my TA was 120 and was targeting the recommended 70 on the pool math app. Then I used Kroger concentrated...
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    Making the switch to bleach from trichlor tabs

    Thanks. I’m making my way through the ABCs now and will be ordering the TF100 kit as well! Glad to know I won’t need to waste my trichlor purchase. Any suggestions for where to purchase the liquid chlorine?
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    Making the switch to bleach from trichlor tabs

    Hello everyone. After spending what seems to be an an exorbitant amount of money to keep my pool clean, I (finally) listened to my wife (I know l, right?) to decided to really read up on my own pool care with the TFP ebook. I have a 19,000 gallon chlorine pool with an in-line trichlor...