Category Archives: Pool Equipment

Here are various “how-to’s” to help keep your pool equipment in top working order. Please share if they help!

What to do About Calcium Hardness?

Calcium Hardness Calcium hardness is really important to make sure it is in check along with every other one. Calcium hardness is essentially the measure of how soft or hard your pool water is. The calcium reading you get when you test is how much calcium is dissolved in your pool water, in parts per…
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How to Prepare Your Swimming Pool for a Major Storm

With the big hurricane that just came thought I had a lot of clients asking me what for their swimming pool storm preparation. With the inability to predict rainfall it is NOT recommended to drain your pool, regardless of your location. The lower you drain your pool the higher risk you run of your pool popping…
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How to program a Sta-Rite SuperMax VS Variable Speed Pool Pump

Not sure how to program your new Sta-Rite swimming pool pump? Well, that's what this Chlorine King Pool Service blog is for, to help you. Here are the steps on how to program your Sta-Rite SuperMax VS variable speed pool pump. In order to start programming you need to make sure the system is off. On the pump panel near…
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Pool equipment sizing…and why it’s important

Swimming pool equipment sizing is very important, and I'm finding the more backyards I get into the more issues I find. It's ultra important for licensed contractors to make sure they are installing the right sized equipment when putting a new piece in. It's our duty to do so. It not only makes the home…
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