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The unprecedented global pandemic conditions have impacted our suppliers’ manufacturing productivity and timelines, as a result, some orders may be delayed. Furthermore, our carriers have indicated they are also experiencing delays. As a result, your order may take longer than usual to be delivered. We thank you for your patience during this time.
The unprecedented global pandemic conditions have impacted our suppliers’ manufacturing productivity and timelines, as a result, some orders may be delayed. Furthermore, our carriers have indicated they are also experiencing delays. As a result, your order may take longer than usual to be delivered. We thank you for your patience during this time.

WEEKLY MAINTENANCE:

Filter Pressure & Backwash: Check Pressure on filter gauge. Backwash as needed
Check Water Level: Should be filled 3/4 of the way up the skimmer 
Clean Skimmer & Strainer Baskets: Clean skimmer basket from debris. Check the strainer basket at front of the pump & clean as needed. 
Vacuum & Brush: Vacuum & Brush at least twice a week 
Check Pool Equipment: Check if pool equipment is operating property 
Granular Sanitizer: Add regular amount of granular sanitizer daily (If not have an automated chemical feeder).

Salt Cell Cleaner: Clean once every 3 month 
Nature II Cartridge: Replace at the start of every season 
Sand Filter: Clean at the end of each season 
Cartridge Filter: Clean every 3 months using cartridge cleaner 

WEEKLY CHEMICAL MAINTENANCE 
pH Levels range: 7.4 – 7.6 
Free Chlorine Levels Range: 1.0 – 3.0 ppm 
Alkalinity Levels range: 80 - 140 pm 

CHEMICAL OVERVIEW 
Oxidizer: Use Omni Shimmer every 1 week. Broadcast over surface. 
Stabilized Granular Chlorine: Use hth Granular Chlorine as needed by broadcasting over surface (some types require pre-mixing) 
Chlorine/Bromine Tablets: Use Omni Swim Clear Pucks as needed. Fill sanitizer as per manufacturer's instructions. 
Pool Perfect: Use Natural Chemistry Pool Perfect weekly by pouring Pool Perfect directly into skimmer. 
Stain & Scale: Use Omni Stain & Scale weekly or as needed by pouring it around the perimeter of pool water.