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    Chlorine

    Our pool motor had to be replaced. I used liquid chlorine to try and keep things okay until it got replaced. Based on "clumps" on the bottom of the pool that show up over night, I started the SLAM and they were almost non existent this morning. I have pretty high CYA, but seem to be able to...
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    Pressure Vacuum Breaker question

    So not sure exactly where this question falls. When the pool was built they included piping directly from the pipe attached to our hose bib to the pool underground into the pool. This allows us to directly fill the pool with a larger volume that could be done by the hose. There is a Wilkin's...
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    Leak around pump

    Pool built in 2008. 2018 pump moter went out - replaced motor and seal. Spring 2020 saw water around base of motor area, call and they replace the pump and the seal again. Fall 2020 - saw water again - they said mechanical seal failed and replace that. Now I see water again. New story is when...
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    General chemistry and tile scale question

    I have a 15,600 gal in ground pool built @ 2007. It does have a spa and heater. There is some calcium scale along the water line. Before I work on removing it, I want to make sure I understand how to keep it from coming back. Current stats CL -5 pH 7.4 ( I have to regularly add acid to keep it...
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    Hurricane recovery if you got bayou water in your pool

    I posted this on someone else's Harvey post before I noticed the caveat to start your own post for a new question. Our pool was flooded by bayou water. We super chlorinated it for about a week and got the pH adjusted. Now the question is how to clear the water. Leslie's suggested superfloc...