Pool chlorine is an important part of the pool maintenance process. Chlorine typically comes in tablet or liquid form that are then added to a skimmer basket or floating dispenser. Learn about all the different types of chlorine available and how to use it in your pool.
Exactly how much shock should you add to your pool? It depends on your pool's water. Here's how to calculate the right amount of pool shock.
Which one is better: a salt water pool vs. a chlorine pool? Before you convert from chlorine to salt, here's everything you need to know.
Need to raise the cyanuric acid in your pool? Here are two simple ways to bring up the CYA levels in your pool.
Need to lower the cyanuric acid in your pool? Here's the guaranteed way to bring down your CYA levels in your pool water.
Is a non-chlorine shock right for your pool? Here are a few pool maintenance scenarios when it works well and when it doesn't.
Finding the best pool shock depends on the type of pool you have and what water issues you're dealing with. Here's what to look for.
Been a while since you shocked your pool? You're laying out a doormat for algae and other contaminants. Put up a keep out sign with a dose of pool shock.
At the right levels, cyanuric acid protects chlorine in your pool and helps keep your water sanitized. Here's how to balance cyanuric acid.
A pool chlorinator is an easy way of automatically dispensing chlorine into your pool. Here's what to know about using one in your pool.
Does adding a pool chemical once a year sound too good to be true? Welcome to pool stabilizer! Learn how important it is to your pool's cleanliness.
How do you know if your pool suffers from chlorine lock or demand? Hint: Only one of them is a valid problem. Find out which one and how to fix it.
Is your chlorine too high? We’ll show you how to reduce your chlorine levels and usage in your swimming pool.
Which one's the better sanitizer? Liquid chlorine or chlorine granules? The answer won't shock you: It depends.
Is there enough free chlorine in your pool? If not, the pool's not as clean as you think it is. The key is understanding both total and free chlorine.
Does the type of pool shock you use make a difference? If you're not using calcium hypochlorite to shock your pool, you may want to reconsider your choice.
Learn the difference between stabilized and unstabilized chlorine so you can choose the one that will work best in your pool.