Pool Water Balance

What is balanced pool water? Balanced water is when calcium carbonate does not precipitate out of the water and stick to the plaster, plumbing, heater and everything else in its path; which is called, “scaling.”  And at the same time, balanced pool water does not corrode and dissolve the plaster, mortar, or metal with which it comes in contact – this is called, “corrosive.”  Balanced pool […]

Pool Water Balance

Why The Dog Died – Monrovia CA, February 2010

Our first presentation on Fundamental Pool Water Chemistry (oops, I meant, “Why the Dog Died”) was given at the Superior Pool Products store in Monrovia, CA, on February 8, 2010 at 4:00 p.m. The store manager, Erik Hoeckmann, excitedly volunteered his store for this class, he swept up the class area, set up chairs and brought in refreshments.  The HASA representative doing a “Table Top” […]

Why The Dog Died - Monrovia CA, February 2010