Pollen

mommark

Silver Supporter
May 29, 2014
144
Midland, MI
How does everyone deal with pollen in their pool? We receive so much yellow pollen that coats every outdoor surface including the top of the pool water. Do we need to worry about adding additional chlorine during this time?
 

borjis

LifeTime Supporter
Aug 19, 2014
3,331
Pacific NW
Skimmer sock. Remember to check it daily.
Mine had clogged and reduced filter flow significantly. For all the pollen that settled into various clumps on the floor I vacuum with a Hayward navigator. This year I had to backwash the sand filter immediately after as it had raised pressure 20%