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Procedures and Resources

Pool maintenance procedures are difficult to put into writing sometimes, because every pool has its nuance and unique traits. We understand this. These are as specific as we can get without being too specific. Just understand that you may need to use these pool maintenance procedures as a guideline if you have special circumstances, rather than taking them literally. You can click the links below to read more, and if you have further questions, please contact us



These resources are third-party sources that we often cite, available here in downloadable PDFs. 

Cryptosporidium: The CDC Report - US Centers for Disease Control

ORP to CYA Graph - CDC

CYA and Risk of Gastrointestinal Illness at Swimming Pools - Falk, Blatchley III, Meyer, et al.

2018 Model Aquatic Health Code + Annex - CMAHC

Chlorine/CYA Relationship and Implications for Nitrogen Trichloride - Richard A. Falk

Cyanurics: Benefactor or Bomb? - Kent Williams

Biofilm Efficacy Report on Orenda Products - Darla Goeres Ph.D.

CYA and its Effects on Chlorine's Staying Power and ORP - Aaron Askins

Guide to Portland Cement-Based Plaster - American Concrete Institute (ACI)

A New Look at Water Balance to Extend Plaster Life | Putting Langelier in Perspective - Joseph J. Tepas

Calcium Carbonate Saturation Index and Alkalinity Interpretations - T.E. Larson and A.M. Buswell

ORP Fundamentals - Emerson Process Management, Liquid Division

Use of Phosphates for Potable Water Treatment - Phosphate Forum of the Americas

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