Troubleshooting & Safety New Aboveground Pools Initial Water Treatment
As soon as the water is circulating and your filter is clean
Hang or suspend a double-layered leg of pantyhose filled with 1kg of STABILIZER in the skimmer and leave it there until it has dissolved
DO NOT LET IT BLOCK THE SUCTION AT THE BOTTOM OF THE SKIMMER!
In the evening, at least 2 hours after adding the oxidizer, ADD either
A LIQUID CHLORINE 5 L(small / Medium) 10L (large / x-large)
B HTH EXTRA 1/2 kg (small / medium) 1 kg (large / x-large)
Begin Daily Chlorination by doing one of the following:
If you are using an Automatic Chlorinator, sill it with 5-7 stabilized chlorine pucks. Set the control valve to medium
If you are using a Floating Chlorinator, fill it with stabilized mini-tabs Set the control valve to medium
It you are using a Stablized Granular Chlorine, add an initial dosage of 60 gm (1/4 cup)
If you have a Nature 2 water purifier Install the new cartridge and start the Nature 2 by following our Nature 2 Start-Up sheet
Did you know?
Adding a Nature 2 Water Purifier to your pool will give you higher quality, better looking water. It also prevents algae outbreaks, and makes the rest of your chemicals more effective, which means you save money by using less chemicals!
Starting a Phosfree program will also reduce your chances of getting algae. Algae loves to grow in an environment enriched with phosphates and, by using nature enzyme Phosfree, you eliminate the phosphates from you water!