Simple Tips on How to Clean a Swimming Pool
When you own a swimming pool, maintenance work is a part of the responsibility of the owner. This is a Elder Holland type of work, but it need not be – we’ve detailed the most simple work you can do each week;
When you paint the swimming pool you’ll want to put an anti-slip floor under the skimmers and along the outer edges of the pool around the glass – this will prevent you slipping when it rains.
Clean the pool with a pump;
With the help of a little filter cleaning, we can break down dust particles and leaves in the water and then clear it through filter cleaning into circulation cup. This is not only effective at washing debris from the pool, but it can remove sand from the tracks.
Remove the “fins” from the walls of the pool;
With the use of a screwdriver, remove the “fins” from the wall which you’ll see when you look in the beside bin of the pool. If they’re in badly, you’ll be able to use a screwdriver to restore them if not, use a paint scraper to scrape them off.
Inspect all the tiles;
Use a brush to loosen the grime and smooth it out, depending on the color you’re using.
Use a scrubber to clean the inner sides of the pool;
If your pool has tiles which are white, avoid the use of harsh cleaning agent, but if you have black tiles, dust them down with bleach. The time you spend here especially when using a filter will determine the amount of time required. Cleaning the pool this way will help prevent debris sticking in the grime etc and form the bottom (Corrosion) – the dirtier this becomes the faster the life of the pool is reduced.
On this is the part where things get really screwy. Start by mixing some chlorine with the water and add to the skimmers and diffuser while in the skimmer, say at the spot where water enters the filter. Now, bring the pool into the house, put something in the gully and start the filter on the telly with a gentle soaking. If there is no dedicated skimmer in the house, get one from the house (make sure it is large enough for the pool, although skimmers come in all sizes). Tilt the device 90 degrees so that it brings out all the grime from the pool, making sure it is on when you do. Pour some spores into the skimmer and scrub it down with a brush. Then try to rinse it.
If you have to empty the chamber in the filter, please turn on the skimmer. When the filter is on, The dirty water pushes straight to the filter chamber – that is why you have to open the pressure valve on the top, when you’re done.
Take off the cover immediately;
The most basic way is to unfasten the wheels by unscrewing them from the gear and unscrew it from the main body through the cap at the end. Then just lift it off, once that is done, put it on the side and deposit the old media back in.
You could also use a screwdriver to take off the toile, but support the whole with a strong support likewise support the whole with a towel or something solid… it will be more of a pain if something is inside it, it becomes wedged like this. Be careful if you are going too crazy on those roots they can tear something.
Clean the filter;
Tree roots are a huge problem here – you should have a hose at least 3 to 4 feet long at the least and make sure you rinse it. Now chances are if your filter is one of the paper or fiber filter, it will destroy on the first attempt.
Finally, put back the cover, open the valve (ensure that if you have to use power, turn the power off – in most countries it is the manufacture) and quickly put the filter back.
‘One easy way to tell if the debris in the pool needs to be taken away, scrub the pool with a pool scraper, in the process remove the debris from the pool, is to rinse the pool for maybe 10 minutes. If the water in the pool turns dark it means you shouldn’t brush it anymore. You need additional help to take of the green disgusting algae will you, take the expertise of a professional…
‘They have to be in a pool for 4 hours (usually 8 hours), it is fun to see how much fun you can organize things. When you are done signing the contract and pay theraymore details and have printed it, you need to close the pool for 4 days. Only to open it again on the next day.