I had the same problem with my pool. Its 1800 gallons. I changed and cleaned the filter. Then i went and bought a shock treatment to clear the water. You'll have to scrub the sides and bottom with a brush. Then most likely have to change the filtyer again because of all the algae. This depends on how much there is. Also you'll need to use your' skimmer alot and try and get as much alge out yourself so you don't damage the pump. If it's really bad drain it clean it and replace the filter or clean it if you can. I was able to save my without draining it. The filter was just dirty and the pump stopped working correctly. Good luck dude.
With a stainless steel brush.
No. Chlorine kills algae and oxidizes contaminants. Salt does not posses this property.
You need to buy a rotating water jet to put in your pool. That will help eliminate algae and cloudy water.
The green is algae, add chlorine to make it go away.
Copper sulphate or Methylene Blue will kill the Algae - you then have to drain and wash the pool to get rid of the debris
You may have yellow algae, which sweeps on easily, but comes back the next day.
No, they are usually in-ground. Many prefer fiberglass for it's lower cost, easier maintenance, and better algae control.
Get an algaecide and follow the instructions. it makes no difference what sort of pool you have.
Algae , you should vacum it out with your pool vacum because it is a type of fungus.
Physical, because the algae is not chemically combined. It is simply little particles floating around in the water.
Green pool water is caused by algae. To remove the algae, bring the pH level of the water to 7.8, scrub the sides and bottom of the pool, shock the water with chlorine, then vacuum up all the dead algae.
brush the pool down, shock it, and run the pump and filter 24/7
Algae, time for chlorine. Pool supply places have a test kit (ph) & can tell you how to use & what to add-chlorine or acid.
If it isn't gritty when it may be dead algae. Have you recently used algaecide to kill existing algae growth? If you determine that it is dead algae then you may have to vaccuum it right to waste as it may be too fine for your filter to remove.
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Ordinary ground water? A few days can see the algae form.
Green algae is none of the above. It is a plant and makes its own food.
fungi and algae can grow together and produce substabnce called lichen, on the surface of the rocks. fungus provide algae with protection, whereas algae provide fungus with nutrients.
Don'Bother with the liquid algae control it will just stain your pool, Use an apropriate amount of liquid chlorine, this will kill the algae at the same time shock your water.
Add chlorine shock - one pound per 10000 gallons - scrub bottom and sides with brush - run filter for 24 hours - that should do it.
Trees above reflecting the pool.
My local pool store said it should be run during the day for 10-12 hours because this is prime algae-fighting time...
Sloths are consumers, because they eat food for energy. Interestingly, their fur is often filled with algae. Algae are producers, using photosynthesis to produce food.
If emptying and refilling is not an option I would clean out as much debris as possible so as to not clog the filter and pump. I would then shock the heck out of it.
You would be best of going to your pool shop to get the corect cleaner for this as the cleaners that you will find around the house may couse you to end up having algae problems.