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  1. P

    Pool Balancing help!

    Hi! So we just opened our pool 24 hours ago and despite winterizing, the pool was dark green. I started balancing chemicals and today I am getting pH 7.2 FC 5.6 CC 0.4 TA 70 Just added pH up. Water is cloudy, but blue with a hint of green. Shocked earlier this morning when pH was 7.4. Any...
  2. kelcgene

    A tad cloudy. Bleach issues or pH/TA problems?

    Hi all. We didn’t do a good job closing our pool for winter. We had a baby at the end of August and it was pretty green. We chucked bleach in it and called it good. It stayed uncovered for the winter. We opened it a bit early this year Since we knew it was going to be a beast. Since it was...
  3. JediKnight

    First Timer needs help balancing AB pool

    I'm learning about pools for the first time while we are living with and helping my grandparents. They have a 16' Intex pool that is buried 2 feet into the ground. My Nana has been back and forth from the pool store and they keep selling her things, we add the instructed chemicals and then...
  4. J

    High FC Loss during daytime

    Hello all, It's my second season of owning a pool and first season following the TFP method. So far everything has been going pretty well, everything is balanced, but the issue I'm running into is high levels of FC loss during the daytime. Below are my current test results: PH: 7.5 ALK...
  5. B

    First time using this method opening pool

    In the middle of last season I bought a TF-100 kit and started using it. So I'm still new to all of this. We just opened the pool yesterday. Uncovered tarp (Put on in March to help with pollen) and mesh pool cover. Water was clear (you can see the bottom), but light debris on bottom. We...