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    Losing water

    Hey guys yall are awesome. I am glad I stumbled on this website. I have learned so much. Well its hot and sunny here in San Antonio. What do you do to slow down the losing of water through evaporation due to the heat or direct sun. Also I am putting some a sun shade sail this weekend will help...
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    How I cool down my Pool

    How did you get it to shoot it that far? I am gonna get one, but I heard its better run it during the day? I dont know
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    Pool Cooling??

    I got mine at Harbor Freight 1/6 HP Submersible Utility Pump 1600 GPH
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    Pool Cooling??

    I do have a submersible pump. I will use this idea as well. So how does this help keep the water cool. I don't understand 😕
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    New Intex Pool sand filter 2800gph

    thanks. It wasnt that nasty but i used it on waste. Next time if its not that dirty then i wont use waste just simple filter. THANKS again. This site is awesome
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    Pool Cooling??

    Yours is an above pool right? So where the jet streams it goes on there? Did you have to do some modifications?
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    Pool Cooling??

    So what about during the day when you use it. Thanks
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    New Intex Pool sand filter 2800gph

    I have this one. Hope it Works. Now what position should the sand filter be in when i vacuum
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    Pool Cooling??

    Thanks. So it does help to cool down the pool?
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    Pool Cooling??

    Hey where did you buy that and how did you set it up. Im from SATX. Its hot and its not even summer yet 😫
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    New Intex Pool sand filter 2800gph

    How do I vacuum using this pump. Please advice. Thanks
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    What testing kit do you recommend?

    I am sorry I didnt mention what pool and equipment I have. I have a 18ft coleman pool. Vinyl of course. I just upgraded my pump to a sand pump, the Intex 2800 Gph Krystal Clear Sand Filter Pump, 110-120V with GFCI. No salt system.
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    What testing kit do you recommend?

    Ok got it. Does anyone own a digital ph tester? Do i need it or not really?
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    What testing kit do you recommend?

    So i saw thaf the tf 100 kit doesn't come with the ph meter? So what does it test ? It says 7 but which ones? Thanks
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    What testing kit do you recommend?

    Thanks guys. I appreciate all the info. Will definitely look jnto the tf 100. So normally how long does the kit last using it once or twice a week. Does amazon sell them? Just wondering since usually they ship faster.
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    What testing kit do you recommend?

    So I go to leslies Pool supply store here in San Antonio Tx. They have been good but the more I read here most of yall dont trust the stores so I got myself a kit from Home Depot. Did a test and compared to Leslies it wasnt too off. I want to hear your recommendations at what is best. The home...
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    New Intex Pool sand filter 2800gph

    Thanks for the reply.
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    New Intex Pool sand filter 2800gph

    How do you release pressure? When I first installed it the gauge was in the green at .5psi I came home and turned it on so that pump can pump at night instead of the day. Well the pressure was in the green still but it was more then .5 should i be worried? if i need to release pressure how do i...
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    CYA test

    the only reason i asked is on my testing kit i have a acid test but wasnt sure what it meant Thanks
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    CYA test

    Just curious can cya also be known as acid? or is that different? Thanks
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    bestway pump not turning on

    Thanks again sir. Im currentky buying the pump. Also i ordered a sand pump filter. Gets here next week.
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    bestway pump not turning on

    Now mine is sn 18ft coleman pool. Its leveled fir the most part. When i put the pump in the water the hose can go anywhere correct ? Since there really isn't a deep end for the most part. Also is it safe to go in while the pump is on and in the pool
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    bestway pump not turning on

    don't mean to steal your thread but what kind of sump pump. I looked and range from 50-200. Is the 50 dollars ok for now? I too have a pump that broke. Brush the vinyl floors? or the walls? or both? Thanks again
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    bestway pump not turning on

    i guess no one has run into that problem thanks anyways.
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    bestway pump not turning on

    Well i don't think mine has a valve. My pump is very simple. Here is a photo of it.
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    bestway pump not turning on

    ok pump is on but not sucking water and not pushing water
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    bestway pump not turning on

    I have a Coleman 18ft 2020 pool by bestway. I was cleaning the filter and put it all back together and it stopped working. It was sucking the water in and and it wasn't pushing the water in. It wont turn on and bestway customer service sucks. Can anyone help me please?? I don't know what to do...
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    Rusted ladder leg. What to do?

    i have the same thing
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    What filter does it use.

    So is it similar to type a or c filters?