Sand blowing into pool

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Sand blowing into pool

Postby debomoss » Fri 22 Jun, 2007 18:06

we recently changed the sand in our filter, since restarting, it blows a small amount of sand back into the pool as it is on filter....Could we have put too much sand in the tank?

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Postby Backglass » Fri 22 Jun, 2007 20:00

After adding new sand, you should backwash for at least 5-10 minutes, then do the same on the rinse setting. It washes out all the "dust" and small sand particles so they don't get into your pool.

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