Looking for the best pool test kit for your salt or chlorine pool? This guide will help you choose the best pool test kit based on your needs and budget.
Want to learn more about algaecide? Read on to find out when to add algaecide to your pool maintenance routine and other helpful tips.
Muriatic acid is one of the most versatile pool chemicals. Read on as we answer the most common muriatic acid pool questions.
Trying to figure out which product to buy for your cloudy pool? Read on to find out whether a clarifier or flocculant is best for you.
Chlorine is one of the most important chemicals you can put into your pool. Chlorine is what is known as a “sanitizer” in pool chemistry. This means that it is responsible for cleaning your pool water. This make sure it is safe and bacteria-free.
Pool Chemistry is something that every pool owner has to deal with. Balancing your pool is a must to obtain those "crystal clear waters". One of the keys to this pool chemistry is knowing the difference between Free Chlorine and Total Chlorine.
The Calcium Saturation Index is a helpful tool for testing your swimming pool's health. This tool uses a variety of measurements to gauge this health, and is actually quite simple in practice. On Pool Calculator we'll be diving into the CSI.
There are plenty of options for pool owners when it comes to treating their water. However, most of the chemicals you can treat with have long names and even longer explanations on what it will do for your pool. One of these chemicals for treatment is borate.
Like any swimming pool chemical, calcium hardness must be balanced and managed in order to maintain a healthy swimming environment. The present industry standard for calcium hardness is from 200–400…
Interested in learning more about what it takes to keep your pool or hot tub in great shape? This article describes the chemistry involved in keeping your pool or hot tub safe and your water crystal clear. It will help you better understand what the tests you are taking mean, and what happens when your pool chemistry is no longer in the recommended ranges.