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How do you reduce the water level on your 10000 gallon inground pool if it is about 2 inches above the skimmer top?

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2008-05-26 08:55:26
2008-05-26 08:55:26

you can back wash the pool and drain to proper level Throw a pool party with lots of energetic kids.

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If you mean a weir, the answer is no. The weir is meant to keep the bugs, leaves, etc from going back out onto the surface of the pool especially when the system shuts down. By skimmer plate, just what do you mean by the term? Ken

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