Cloudy Water

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Cloudy Water

Postby Huckleberry » Sat 12 May, 2007 15:50

OK, here goes.
About 5 months ago we had our pool redone, drained and re-plastered. Filled it and everything seemed OK, until we suddenly developed algae, about two weeks ago, in the water. I went to my local depot and bought an Algaecide Plus product which also called for a stabilizing shock be used one hour before applying the Algaecide Plus. FINALLY, got rid of the algae, the water is blue again but water is cloudy. Ran a test and found chlorine high but everything else seemed OK. Pool is a 10,000 play pool.

Any help would be appreciated.


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Postby dynamictiger » Tue 15 May, 2007 18:18

Try running the filter constantly. Also have the stabilizer level in the pool water checked. This may be overdone and holding the chlorine but making it ineffective.


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