Pool Water Turns Green, Why?

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𝟭. 𝗖𝗵𝗲𝗺𝗶𝗰𝗮𝗹 𝗶𝗺𝗯𝗮𝗹𝗮𝗻𝗰𝗲

Low pool maintenance can cause the fast growth of algae in a pool. Regular water testing and chemical addition will prevent algae spread.

𝟮. 𝗘𝘅𝗰𝗲𝘀𝘀𝗶𝘃𝗲 𝗿𝗮𝗶𝗻

After heavy rain, the pool can turn green. Why? Rain causes fast dilution of Chlorine level in pool water. It is important to Shock the pool as soon as you see a color change or green dusting in the water.

𝟯. 𝗦𝗲𝗮𝘀𝗼𝗻𝗮𝗹 𝗣𝗼𝗹𝗹𝗲𝗻

During the pollen season ( In Texas, usually Winter and Spring), it is essential to keep a closer look at your pool water. A large amount of pollen will clog your pool filter. This will cause a pool to turn green.
A filter clean will increase water flow and filter out pollen and algae. Usually, it takes 2 filter cleans.

𝟰. 𝗔 𝗹𝗲𝗮𝗸 𝗶𝗻 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗽𝗼𝗼𝗹

A leak in the pool will cause water to turn green due to significant Chlorine dilution in the water. Finding the leak and fixing it will help to maintain the required Chlorine level in the pool.

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