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Q: Why is your saltwater swimming pool increasing in salt?
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Do you have to drain your swimming pool when converting it from a saltwater pool to a chlorine pool?

No, a saltwater pool is already a chlorine pool. ALL CHLORINE EVENTUALLY BECOMES SALT. Every pool that has ever had chlorine in it has salt in it.

What kind of salt do you use for your saltwater pump on your swimming pool?

sodium chloride

What is a fresh water swimming pool?

A fresh water swimming pool is a swimming pool that does not use a saltwater chlorinator. A pool that used a salt water chlorinator has salt added to it to so that a salt water chlorinator can electronically convert part of the salt into chlorine. A fresh water pool has chlorine added to it directly either manually or Automatically.

Can you swap your above ground pool to a saltwater pool?

Yes, it's easy! Just add a saltwater chlorinator between the filter pump and the pool intlet. Then add pool salt. Follow the directions in the manual and you will be swimming in your saltwater pool in 24 hours.

Can saltwater swimming pool damage the plaster?

No, salt does not damage the plaster. Improper water balance will.

Can saltwater marine life survive in a salt water pool?

In a typical saltwater swimming pool nothing living other then micro organisms should be able to survive. In a saltwater pool with water, filtration and components designed for marine life, they could.

Will the water in a saltwater swimming pool damage brick around the pool area?

No I have had bricks around my saltwater pool for years and they are still in good condition. there can however be some problems when it comes to the effect salt has on the mortar.

Is the salt used in a saltwater swimming pool the same as a water softner?

No, it is sodium chloride in most cases.

Why would a saltwater filter swimming pool system say high salt?

Either the to much salt was added or the sensor is out of calibration or bad.

Can you add salt with anti caking agent to a saltwater pool?

I have never heard of using an anti caking agent with salt. Are you using the right type of salt - - swimming pool salt is the only salt to be used in a swimming pool - NO OTHER. The proper salt to be used will readily dissolve as it is poured into the pool. The salt does need to be brushed as it settles to the bottom of the pool. Have you done that? Did you read the instructions on the proper start-up procedures? k

Do you need special equipment to switch your regular swimming pool to a saltwater swimming pool?

Yes You need to install a salt water chlorinater. this is an electronic element that converts the salt in the water to chlorine gas which is in turn dissolved into the water, chlorinating it.

Can you install a saltwater swimming pool with your existing pool equipment?

Yes you can retrofit a salt water pool system onto your existing pool equipment without too much trouble.

What happens to the salt added to a saltwater swimming pool?

It just stays there. some is lost to the backwash , splashing, overflow and so on but the salt that is in the water stays there.

How much salt do you put in 3400 gallon swimming pool?

This information should be obtained from the manufacturer of the saltwater chlorinater you use. it also depends on how much salt is in it now.

What do you do to soothe red eyes due to saltwater swimming pool?

If you are getting eye irritation in a saltwater swimming pool it is most likely due to overproduction of chlorine. so the thing to do is test the chlorine content of the water and if it is over adjust the setting so it produces less chlorine. A salt water pool should be less irritating on the eyes because the correct salt content is approximately the same as the amount of salt found in tears. or in saline eye drops.

What is a saltwater swimming pool?

A salt water swimming pool is a pool that has had salt added to it in order to be able to use the salt in water that is circulated through the filtration system and run it through a chlorinator. This is a set of elements that electronically create chlorine gas that is almost instantly dissolved into the water to sanitise it. The concentration of salt in the water is about 1/8 that of sea water or about the same as that in tears.

If converting from a sand filter to a saltwater filter what do you do?

A chlorine generator, also known as a salt generator, is an addition to a pool pump and filter system that converts salt to chlorine. It is another method of adding chlorine to a swimming pool. You will still need a filter, like sand, to filter dirt and debris from the swimming pool.

Can you make your chlorine pool into a saltwater pool without changing any equipment except the salt generator?

Yes A salt water pool is a chlorine pool any way the difference is that the chlorine in a saltwater pool is made from the salt electronically

Will the spray from your saltwater pool cleaner harm your plants?

I don't think there is such a thing as a "SALTWATER POOL CLEANER". You may have a pool cleaning device that works in either a salt pool or a standard no salt pool.

What causes high pH in saltwater swimming pool?

Sodium as a byproduct from the electrolysis process used to make the chlorine (Salt is sodium chloride)

Will salt water swimming pool pass ms state health inspection for public pool?

Not sure on MS, but in CA saltwater is ok as long as there is a measurable free disinfectant available.

Does swimming in a saltwater pool damage your hair?

yes, salt is very drying! but during the hot summers, not swimming doesnt seem to be much of an option so before you go into the pool put conditioner in your hair... just enough to evenly distribute

How do you take water out of an over full pool?

Just backwash until it is at the level you would like it to be. Or get a floating swimming pool skimmer ond take advantage of the free water and save on pool salt if you have a saltwater chlorinator.

Can you use pool salt in your pool with out the salt water system?

Sure, you CAN, but why would you want to? The purpose of the salt in a saltwater system equipped pool is to provide the chlorine the saltwater system generates. It would be the same as having a saltwater system pool that the saltwater system went bad and you just installed an inline chlorinator in the plumbing instead of replacing the saltwater chlorine generator system so you could add chlorine with the tablets.

What kind of salt do you use for saltwater pools?

pool salt