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Mornington Peninsula Pool Cleaning & Maintenance Services
Supply & Installation of all Equipment

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to run my pool pump?

2 hrs 4 hrs 6 hrs 8 hrs


($ 0.40/kWh)

Green Pool

Cause:
PH too low or too high. Ineffective chlorine

Solution:

  1. Check and adjust pH
  2. Superchlorinate
  3. Vacuum and filter next day

Rapid Consumption of Chlorine

Cause:
Low pH. Water unstabilised

Solution:

  1. Adjust pH and alkalinity
  2. Test pool stabiliser levels

Cloudy Water

Cause:
High pH, poor filtration, heavy use of pool

Solution:

  1. Check and adjust pH
  2. Check filter, clean or backwash as necessary
  3. Vacuum and filter next day

Slippery Pool Surface

Cause:
Algae Present

Solution:

  1. Check and adjust pH
  2. Brush the pool with broom
  3. Superchlorinate
  4. Add algaecide as recommended by Professional.

Eye Irritation, Unpleasant Odours

Cause:
Low pH, chloramines present, chlorine levels too low

Solution:

  1. Check and adjust pH
  2. Superchlorinate
  3. Maintain correct pH and total alkalinity levels
  4. Maintain correct free available chlorine levels