You don’t have to go around with green hair looking like the Hulk

You don’t have to go around with green hair looking like the Hulk! There is an answer! And it requires some simple, but diligent maintenance on your part. It is especially important to have properly balanced water when a pool is heated with a copper or copper alloyed coiled heat exchanger. These are often found…

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CALCULATING THE WATER CAPACITY OF YOUR POOL OR SPA BY VOLUME OR FILL TIME

CALCULATING THE WATER CAPACITY OF YOUR POOL OR SPA BY VOLUME OR FILL TIME Hey, no need to be embarrassed if you’ve forgotten all those mathematical equations from your high school days. After all, most of us don’t use them every day, anyway. For pool and spa owners, however, some geometry and conversion rates are…

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How Long It Will Take to Heat Your Hot Tub A PDQ Explanation of BTU

How Long It Will Take to Heat Your Hot Tub A PDQ Explanation of BTU Reference: HotTub Technician Manual, Pages 8-2,8-3; http://www.answers.com/topic/british-thermal-unit BTU, or British Thermal Unit, is an English measurement of heat used worldwide to determine how much energy is being produced. BTU measurements have a variety of applications, including the determination of fuel…

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POOL AND SPA “KNOW HOW”: FIVE FACTORS CONTRIBUTING TO WATER BALANCE

POOL AND SPA “KNOW HOW”: FIVE FACTORS CONTRIBUTING TO WATER BALANCE Water Balance is directly related to the life-expectancy of your pool/spa. We sanitize pools and spas in order to prevent bacteria from developing in the water. Otherwise, these invisible bacteria are likely to enter our bodies and get into our bloodstream, causing a harmful…

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