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What kind of salt do you put in a salt water pool?


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2007-09-28 01:04:37
2007-09-28 01:04:37

Swimming pool salt not rock salt, sea salt, water softener salt.



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Simply put any pool can be a salt water pool, even an above ground pool.

Bromine is an additive that you put in a pool to sanitize the water. Chlorine is an additive that you put in a pool to sanitize the water. Salt is added to some pools to allow it to be converted electronically to chlorine with a salt water chlorinator.

A salt water pool is a chlorine pool. the difference is that in a salt water pool the chlorine is added automatically by a chlorinated that works electronically and with a chlorine pool you have to put the chlorine in your self. Salt water pool are by far the more pleasant to swim in. Chlorine because it will kill germs

No, you only need to put in the salt and fit the salt water chlorinator. Salt water pools are chlorine pools they make it electronically by converting the chloride into chlorine in the pool

put salt in it, purchase a 'salt chlorine generating system', usually between 1000 and 1500 dollars, and install it.

Absolutely! Morton actually sells pool salt. When it comes to using a salt generator on your pool you want to make sure you're using the cleanest salt availible, never anything to quality of rock salt. As it pertains to salt for your pool I always tell my customer, "If you wouldn't put on your food, don't put it in your pool!"

it is an illusion. salt water pools have softer feeling water and may put you under the impression that it is warmer. however there is no difference between a salt water pool or a fresh water pool.

Aside from not having to put chlorine in the water, the same things that you have to do in a fresh water pool.

No. Vinegar will lower the pH but it does nothing to disinfect the pool water.

Salt is put into swimming pools so that the water from the pool can be run through a salt water chlorinator which produces chlorine to disinfect the pools water.

Tropical fresh water. (Not salt water).

Salt is put in some pools in order for the water to interact with a chlorine generator. a salt water pool produces chlorine automatically while it is running

You can lower the acidity by adding potash to the water

there is a specified range that salt should be. If too much salt was put in the only way to decrease the ppm reading would be to drain water from the pool and refill.

The best way to add salt to the water is to split the bag open and pour the salt onto the steps. This way the ink on the bag will not stain the pool and by putting the salt on the steps your Kreepy Krawly or other automated pool cleaner will not suck the salt up.

It can depend on the type of pool. If it is a salt pool that's usually the salt being turned up. If it is a chlorine pool then they may have put a bit more chemicals then necessary. This should not have any negative effects on you.

Put a tarp roughly as big as your pool on it overnight if it is near a garden with good hiding places for small things.

A salt water pool is nodifferent from a chlorine pool as the salt is put in the pool to make chlorine electronically and no it would make no difference to evaporation. There is a product available that reduces evaporation and heat loss known as heatsavr.

If you have a normal chlorine pool and you want to convet to a salt water pool all you have to do is get a conversion kit which involves fiting a salt water indoctrinator along the the line fitting the electronics and puting salt in the pool. you dont have to do anything to the water in the pool other then put the salt in it.It is not a difficult job and does not require you to change your filtration system. The whole jog can be done in about 2 housr if everything is easily accessible.

Yes, In Key West Florida, the Hemmingway house has one. It uses a pipeline to the sea that actually cleans it. Sea water is pretty disgusting (correct) You can make your pool,hottub and even bathtub a Salt water pool, Go to www.h2oco.com and look up salt water then give me a call at 801-232-5893 800-488-2436 Kenny Answer: There is a way to make your pool a salt chlorination swimming pool, but that is not exactly sea water. The chlorine is put through a process which turns it into a natural salt solution which cleans your water in effect making it a salt water pool.

My first question is - do you have a salt generating system on that size pool? If not you can not just put salt into a pool and think it is a pool with salt that in it that is forming or making chlorine . k Our salt generating system came in today--my calculations were 137 pounds of salt, but the box says 135 pounds of salt. I will be adding what the directions say. Thanks!

You put chlorine in your pool or salt and they will die instantly when they touch the water also you can add a cover in it that buy or a long blanket or cloth that you lay on it.

its normal water they just put some kind of chemical in it. The chemical makes the water safe to swim in. So they add that to the pool.

how much salt do you put in a 52" x 18 x 33 pool

The Salt water pool filtration system is the same as any other filtration system used in swimming pools. The Difference in the system lays in the salt in the water. Salt is added to the water so that when it is run through the filtration system it also passes through a chlorinator that converts some of the salt into chlorine electronically By using this method of chlorination you never have to put chlorine in the pool and it makes the water feel more pleasant to swim in. The amount of salt in the water is about the same as that in your tears.

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