Cloudy water-YELLOW on the bottom of my gunite pool.

Problems relating to pH and total alkalinity.
Increase ph, increase TA. Reduce pH, reduce TA.
pH chemistry advice and techniques for the pool.
areumad3
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My Pool: I HAVE A gunite ingroung salt water pool with a pool pilot salt system.aqualink unit,and a propane heater for the spa
Location: wellington,fl

Cloudy water-YELLOW on the bottom of my gunite pool.

Postby areumad3 » Tue 18 May, 2010 07:21

I have a gunite pool with a salt system,the level of chlorine is fine,ph a little high and the alkalinity perfect,I have a yellow colored residue on the bottom of the pool when i brush it not sure what is causing it because all of the leveles are fine.Its A 20,00O GALLON GUNITE POOL with a salt system in it.


SteveM1800
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Cloudy water-YELLOW on the bottom of my gunite pool.

Postby SteveM1800 » Wed 26 May, 2010 13:19

Check the levels of your metals. If your iron is high you will get a yellowish/brownish stain, which you can remove. Do you have well water?

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