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  1. I

    Vacuuming technique question

    I have a 15' above ground pool and following a week of intense storms, my chlorine levels dropped and the water became milky. I shocked the pool and used Leslie's UltraBright Advanced to clarify the water, with the expectation that I would be able to vacuum the muck. It;s been 10 days and I just...
  2. M

    Dust/calcium at bottom of pool

    Hello. New here. I am consistently having this dust looking stuff at the bottom of my pool after the water settles. I thought it was just our hard water ch(225) I vacuum to wasteland.the.time and it just keeps coming back. We do live next to a gravel road so I’m beginning to wonder if it’s...
  3. JulieMorris316

    Adding chlorine makes water cloudy

    This has started happening again just now this season, and it also happened last summer about partway through the season. One day everything is normal, and then the next time I add chlorine, I can see it forming a visible white cloud as it moves trough the water. It doesn’t dissipate quickly...
  4. B

    White sediment cloud when brushing??

    Hi all - New on the forum and need some help diagnosing a weird white cloud that is getting kicked up when I brush my pool. Here's the story. I've been using chlorine bleach for the last few years to maintain FC, as opposed to tablets of any sort. In the last month I discovered the...
  5. C

    Pool Extremely Cloudy

    Hello All, I am a brand new above ground pool owner (27' diameter, 18,500 gallons, sand filter). I have been reading pool school and working to clear my pool but am not having any luck so far. I am attempting the SLAM process, and so far the water has turned from green to blue, but is...
  6. R

    Slightly cloudy water

    We had an in ground pool installed last year. 22,000 gal, lagoon shape, vinyl, sand filter (2 cups DE), VS pump, Taylor test kit, central NC. Water chemistry and clarity was great last year. This year was great from opening until about a week ago. I have some slight cloudiness in the deep end...
  7. S

    New member

    Hi all, Just joined, tried to before but it said registration was closed. Starting the BBB method this year. Added a SWCG and VSP over the winter while pool was closed. Opened pool to no FC and white water mold coming out of skimmers when I pulled the gizmos out. Also, my CYA level when from...