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cloudy water

Postby doobaadoo » Sun 02 Jul, 2006 04:49

hi i have very cloudy water. there is enough cholrine in the pool but every morning the free chlolrine levels go down to nearly zero. the ph and total akalinty is very high so i am going to by some ph reducer today. i am just wordering if it is the ph and total akalinty making the pool water cloudy. it is an above ground pool and i am using a solor cover. thanks in advance for any help.

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Loss of Chlorine

Postby PoolGuy » Thu 06 Jul, 2006 15:04

One thing is that you have a solor cover,Heat eats up chlorine,what is your PH leavel? and Chlorine. they should read PH 7.0 to 7.5 and your chlorine 1.0 to 1.5. I keep my Ph at 7.6 and my chlorine at 1.7 to 2 :shock:
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