3 Step System
Testing Your Pool
Pool Care Basics
Where to Buy
read all label directions on all products prior to using, and only use as directed.
USE A SEPARATE, PLASTIC MEASURING CUP
for each chemical.
USE A SEPARATE, NON-CONTAMINATED BUCKET
to mix the chemical into the water.
For chemicals that require pre-mixing with water,
add the chemical to the water.
add water to the chemical.
mix one chemical with another chemical prior to adding to the water.
Use a separate bucket for each chemical you mix into the water, and never mix more than one chemical into the water in any bucket.
add chemicals to the water when people are in the pool.
Be sure to only add one chemical to the pool at a time, and allow time for each chemical to circulate before adding another.
There are chlorinated products that are not compatible when mixed.
mix different types or brands of chlorine together.
mix chemicals together.
use quantities in excess of the recommended dosage on the label.
After shock treating, you
wait until the free available chlorine residual is at the level recommended by the label instructions.
use contents of unlabeled containers.
Keep all chemicals out of the reach of children.
Be sure to properly store and handle chemicals in accordance with label instructions.
Store chemicals in a clean, cool, dry location out of direct sunlight.
Containers should always be kept closed when not in use.
of all containers. Do not reuse empty chemical containers.
WASH YOUR HANDS THOROUGHLY
after handling the chemicals.