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Raise the ph in a swimming pool?

Soda ash or borax or whatever chemical your local pool store sells

Does baking soda lower or raise ph in a swimming pool?

Neither. Baking soda raises the Total Alkalinity. Soda ash raises the pH.

How do you keep pool water good with baking soda?

Baking soda can be used to control acidity in swimming pools. Baking soda controls the Total Alkalinity Soda ash raises the pH or reduces the acidity.

Can baking soda be used instead of soda ash when cleaning a pool?

yes, it has nothing to do with cleaning your pool though . soda ash raises the level of PH in you pool, baking soda does the same but it actually raises the TA (total alikinity), thereby stabalizing the PH and using less soda ash, you can buy soda ash alot cheaper at a farmers coop instead of the pool store. It has alot to do with cleaning the pool. If your pool has a concrete bottom and you just used muratic acid to wash it for painting then yes you have to use either soda ash or baking soda to neutralize the acid before painting.

How do you raise PH level in a swimming pool?

You can add soda ash (sodium carbonate), sold as pH Increaser,

Where do you buy soda ash?

Any commercial pool suppy store will have soda ash.

Can baking soda be used instead of soda ash in a salt water a pool?

Baking soda will raise alkalinity alone, if you need to raise ph soda ash is much more effective.

What does soda ash do to a pool?

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Should you use baking soda or soda ash to raise the ph level of your pool?

Use Soda Ash to increase the PH level. Baking soda can be used to maintain the alkalinity of the pool water. Just the opposite!!!! Baking Soda will increase or raise the alk. Soda Ash raises the pH. Muriatic Acid lowers pH. k

Raise the pH of your swimming pool?

The recommended pH for pools is 7.2 - 7.8. Sodium bicarbonate or soda ash will raise the pH. Sodium bicarbonate (baking soda) will raise the Total Alkalinity. Soda ash (sodium carbonate) will raise the pH. They are not interchangeable.

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