How much would it cost to change from a chlorinated system to a saltwater system on a 60000 gallon pool at a private country club?

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Why would you consider a Salt System? Why would you consider a Salt System for a Country Club? With the exposure to liability of a community pool you should consider the best available technology. Salt generated chlorine or chlorine, does not affect Cryptosporidium or Giardia, two common pool bacteria. Both contaminates are frequently litigated in exposure lawsuits. In 06, The State of NY, Six Flags, and many hotel chains faced significant law suits due to "Crypto" exposure. The result of salt generated chlorine versus liquid or tabs is that the bacteria that is affected takes longer to inactivate. Exposure to e coli in a chlorine pool is about 96 hours, a salt system pool is about 160 hours and a UV pool is within 2 seconds of passing the bulb. Ultraviolet Technology was recently identified in the World Health Organization - Healty Pool Guidelines; as the ONLY pool sanitizer that destroys Crypto and giardia without generating harmful Chemical Disinfection By Products. visit www.halcyonRx.com to learn more and read the guidelines. UV Technology provides greater destruction of harmful bacteria while cutting chemical use by as much as 95%. Much healthier, cleaner pool and, in your case reduced liability. It is the best available technology at about the same cost! Jon Laliberte (jonla@halcyontec.com)
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If you want to convert your pool to saltwater are there any chlorine generators that will accommodate a 48000-gallon pool and where should you look and what would you expect to pay?

48,000 Gallons? That's a big pool! . Being in the pool service business, I have installed many chlorine generators in residential pools. I haven't come across a residenti

Which saltwater pool system is the best?

Don't trust anyone who tells you a certain brand is best, or gives you best water clarity, etc... All saltwater systems do the same thing, produce pure chlorine sanitzer (Hypo

How often should you be using the chlorine booster in a saltwater pool system?

If you look at it from the point of view of economy then its a matter of weighing out the difference in the expense of running the chlorine generator long enough to produce th

My pool was supposed to be saltwater the pool company started it as chlorine When asked they said all are started as chlorine and that in 2 weeks it would be changed to saltwater Is this correct?

You just cannot just start a new pool off with a salt system. As with heating the pool - you have to wait until the plaster ages/sets. Two weeks is the minimum for using the h

Pool chlorine or salt system?

Don't be confused, all a salt system does is perpetually produce chlorine, you still have chlorine in your pool. The advantage is you don't have to go to the pool shop and

Can you add chlorine to a saltwater pool system?

Yes, after all they are chlorine systems. the chlorine is made from the salt in the water. If you are not getting the correct chlorine level you may need to service or replace

How much does it cost to change a salt water pool to a chlorine pool?

It doesn't cost any thing. You don't even have to change the water, Just turn the chlorinator of and start adding chlorine like you do in an ordinary pool. The only difference

How much it cost to change a chlorine pool to a saltwater pool?

it depends if your doing it yourself or your having it installed for you. i found one made by jandy that is made to be installed by the homeowner. it took about an hour total

How do you size a pool saltwater system?

Salt systems are rated for the maximum size pool in gallons that they can maintain. This sizing only applies to a pool that is barely used and does not get much debris or sunl

What is the usual cost to convert a chlorine pool to saltwater pool?

I got a salt water chlorinator from Canadian Tire. Missed the sale so it was around $300 last year. Put it in line after the filter and before the return. Add the water and st