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What do all the choices on a multiport mean?

What do all the choices on a multiport mean?

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Algae has set up shop in my pool. Now what?

Algae has set up shop in my pool. Now what? A green pool. It was clear blue last time you swam, but now it is green. If you come across this problem, there is a way out, and a way to return to your summer fun without joining the public pool. The keys to defeating algae exist in persistence and circulation.

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How do I vacuum my Above Ground Pool?

How do I vacuum my Above Ground Pool? Forgot to vacuum your pool? For those of you that manually vacuum the pool, this might be something you avoid doing because you’re not sure how to set it up. There are many benefits to vacuuming your pool regularly. If you own an above ground pool, use the following steps to get started with vacuuming:

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Flocculants, Clarifiers, and Cloudy Water

Over the course of your pool ownership, you may deal with cloudy water. Cloudy water can be caused by a variety of factors, mainly chemical balance or filtration. If you happen to develop cloudy water in your pool, the best place to start is your chemical balance. Check your pH and Chlorine levels and make sure they are balanced properly: pH 7.2-7.8 and chlorine above 3.0ppm.

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Help! My pool turned green!

We hope that you will never scream these words. But the ugly truth is at some point, pool owners may have to defend their pools from an Algae invasion. If you are not sure you have algae, ask yourself a few questions: Is the water green? Do the pool walls and/or floor feel slimy? Is there sediment on the floor of the pool? Can you brush the sediment in pool?

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What’s the difference between a Sand Filter and a D.E. Filter?

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How to Avoid Algae

How to Avoid Algae

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Benefits of Vacuuming Your Pool

Top 3 Benefits you will experience by vacuuming your pool regularly:

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When looking for a hot tub or pool builder in Martinsburg, WV, please consider the following:

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Here are 3 tips for improving health and wellbeing that anyone can do. To encourage local residents to check out the benefits of using a hot tub to help improve their overall health and well-being, Flohr Pools is providing free test soaks at all their showrooms. We do recommend however that people wanting to schedule their free 30-minute soak call us ahead of time at 301-791-3400 to reserve their spot.

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