ph level

  1. M

    Drop Equivalence for Borates?

    Hello, there! I'm new to this forum, so bear with me here. We've got a small hot tub, 500 gal. We've newly switched over to Bromine from baquacil (because baquacil sucks), but we plan to ultimately do Chlorine. Regardless, I've gotten a Taylor K2006 kit. As most hot tubs go, the pH is...
  2. jorgelsaltos

    Can't bring down pH and TA

    Hello all, I am using 10% liquid chlorine for sanitation and I add it every week and since my pH (7.8) and TA (125) is higher than I would like I also add 14.5% muriatic acid to bring those down. I thought that I would only had to add acid once and when my pH and TA levels were to a desirable...
  3. K

    Need help getting PH up

    Hello, I am new to TFP and have been reading and learning a lot this last could of weeks. Some background on the last few weeks. And I now know do not take the advice from the pool store who keep selling me chemicals that are not helping...Having said that, I went to the pool store to test my...
  4. D

    How much to raise the PH

    We just got a 10' x 30" above ground easy set pool. We added chlorine and sodium bicarbonate then tested the water with the 2 in 1 test kit (The one with the red drops) the results were CL 1.5, BR 3.4, pH 6.8. How much more sodium bicarbonate do I need to add to increase the pH from 6.8 to 7.6...