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How to winterize the Hayward sand filter

05 March 2015

How to winterize a Hayward sand filter during the pool closing Here is how to winterize a Hayward sand filter  during the pool closing by the manufacturer recommandations : Completely drain tank by unscrewing drain cap at base of filter tank. ...


How to winterize your spa Dynasty by Trevi

05 March 2015

How to close your spa Dynasty by Trevi Those are the recommandations of Dynasty by Trevi for the closing of the spa : When winterizing the spa, Dynasty recommend putting RV Antifreeze in the spa and running it before draining the spa. If the spa ...


The importance of a good cleaning before your swimming pool closing

05 March 2015

THE IMPORTANCE OF A GOOD CLEANING BEFORE YOUR SWIMMING POOL CLOSING Is it important to clean your swimming pool before its closing? Prior your swimming pool closing (above-ground, in ground or semi-in-ground), ...


How the winterize your UV system during your swimming pool closing?

05 March 2015

WHAT SHOULD YOU DO WITH YOUR UV SYSTEM DURING YOUR SWIMMING POOL CLOSING? How the winterize your UV system during your swimming pool closing? When closing your above-ground or in-ground swimming pool or wh ...


How to drain water during your spa closing

05 March 2015

How to drain water during your spa closing?   When closing your spa or throughout the season, there are several possible ways to empty your spa. When use normally (3 times a week for 15 minutes), it is recommended to drai ...


Pool Algae

05 March 2015

Algae are microorganisms that produce organic substances from what is found in nature and in the water in your pool. Transported by wind and dust, spores of these algae are found in your pool water, even those&n ...


Volume of water - Pool

05 March 2015

ABOVE-GROUND POOL     Gallon US Litres 15' 4,57 m 5 300 20 000 18' ...


Metric Equivalent

05 March 2015

Metric Equivalent for pools and spas Feet in Meter | Meter in Feet 1 feet 0,3048 meter Yard in Meter | Meter in Yard 1 yard 0,9144 meter Square feet ...


When to drain the spa ?

05 March 2015

When do you have to drain the spa ? You have to drain the spa when it has a high level (> 3 000 ppm) of TDS (total dissolved solids) or combined to a high level of chlorine. Here is the formula : (Number of gallons / 3) / (Number of swimmers / ...


Positioning and delivery of the spa

05 March 2015

CHECK THE DIMENSIONS OF SPA: Compare the size of the spa to the width of gates, sidewalks and gates along the delivery path followed to bring the spa in the garden. It may be necessary to remove a gate or a gate or partially withdraw a fence to ensure unimpe ...


Filtration - Backwash

05 March 2015

When? We should do a backwash once a week, after vacuuming and when the filter gauge exceeds 5 pounds of pressure at its normal operating pressure (around 20). Why? To clean dirt from the sand filter. ...


Pump

05 March 2015

Noisy pump The impeller might need lubrication or to be replace. Check the engine water inlet. Check the water inlet valves (main drain and skimmer) to be open. The noise migh ...


Filter

05 March 2015

Sand filter Price: Between $200 and $600; Sand: between $50 and $150. Pros: Biggest seller in Quebec, therefore product and parts are very accessible. User-friendly.&nb ...


Sanitizer

05 March 2015

Bromine Sanitizer that has a low odour and is suitable for indoor and outdoor swimming pools, but is more commonly used for spas as it is heavier and evaporates less. Effec ...


Buying Guide - Heater

05 March 2015

Solar blanket Price: Between $50 and $150. Installation on a roll: $75. Pros: No operating costs. It limits exchanges between water and air. Ideal for keeping the water temperature. ...


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