Running out of Liquid Chlorine.

Bwdonohues58

Gold Supporter
In The Industry
Apr 22, 2019
121
Homer, AK
Pool Size
10300
Chlorine
Liquid Chlorine
My pool uses about 1-½ to 2 gallons of 10% liquid chlorine per week. I currently use the HTH brand (10%) that I have always bought from Ace Hardware here in Homer, AK. I have 12 gallons left and I know that I will not be able to get more any time soon. I am afraid that I will have to switch over to a commercial bleach product at the grocery store. I realize that the Clorox product is not recommended for pools (Cloromax) but I am wondering about the Safeway brand? We have a very limited selection/availability here. Lowe's, Home Depot, Walmart, etc. all say no (plus they are 1-½ hours away). In Anchorage, 5 hours away, they sell bulk chlorine but the minimum amount is 15 gallons and the cost per gallon is astronomical. I am not even sure they have any in stock anyway. I truly think that until the plant in the Lake Charles, LA area (that produced LC until the hurricanes) comes back online, I will be dealing with this shortage. Any advice would be appreciated.
 

Sunnydaze

Silver Supporter
Mar 8, 2021
500
AZ
Pool Size
15000
Surface
Plaster
Chlorine
Liquid Chlorine
You won't be closing your pool for the winter? 12 gallons would get you through early November if you're using 2 gallons a week.
 

Bwdonohues58

Gold Supporter
In The Industry
Apr 22, 2019
121
Homer, AK
Pool Size
10300
Chlorine
Liquid Chlorine

PoolStored

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TFP Guide
Jun 24, 2021
2,763
Ashtabula, OH
Pool Size
30000
Surface
Vinyl
Chlorine
Salt Water Generator
SWG Type
CircuPool RJ-60
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