Enjoy More Your Pool by Properly Maintaining It
It is important that your swimming pool undergo a routine pool maintenance so that you can enjoy the facility uninterruptedly and without hassle. A timely and regular maintenance that you will conduct on your swimming pool will ensure it for be safe, clean and hygienic use of your family and yourself. A constant and basic maintenance procedure of your swimming pool is the removing of debris, leaves, floating matters, bugs and insects. The more that you should conduct this routine tasks if your pool is located outdoor, because if not, you will find yourself swimming with insects, debris and other garbage in the pool.
Aside from the regular weekly or fortnightly maintenance basis of your pool, there are also maintenance schedules that you should carry out to keep your pool sparkling. Thus let us present briefly some of the maintenance steps that you can implement every year in your pool to maintain its clean and functional condition.
For maximum performance of the pumps, your pool has filters that bear all the dirt, debris and impurities that you have clean, in order to maintain its performance. Know that there will be a slow discharge level of filtration pumps and lesser processing of water with little efficiency if the filters are clogged. Carrying out the filtration system has to be done at least every few months, and if not, at least take a hard look at the filters and pumps once a year.
Another basic step in maintaining the pool is to clean the filtration system which can be done by back washing the filters with a hose spraying clean water in opposite direction to wash out all the clogged materials.
To prevent the formation of algae and develop yellow or brown stains on the side walls and floors of your pool, you are to brush and scrub the pool, which means changing the water and cleaning the filtration system regularly is not enough. These stains and slimes on the bottom or walls of your pool will make the blue water of your pool turns cloudy and ugly if left unattended.
When necessary to clean the overall areas of your pool, empty the pool of all water completely, and vigorously scrub and brush the concrete or tiles of the pool, using cleaning agents and disinfectant to remove the stains, and let the pool dry completely under the sun.
It is important to maintain the quality of the pool water, and you can do this with the right ph level and acidity to be safe for swimming, with the use of a test kit.