Backwash Valve Maintenance

Backwash Valve Maintenance

How to care for your backwash valve. Properly maintaining your backwash valve can extend its life for years.  You can do this yourself, or you can have our professional staff perform this maintenance for you as a part of your seasonal maintenance package.Backwash...
Backwash Valve Problems

Backwash Valve Problems

What to do when your backwash valve isn’t working right. A malfunctioning backwash valve should be repaired promptly because it can create major headaches for your pool.  In this section we talk about the most common problems with backwash valves and some...
Which backwash valve is best for me?

Which backwash valve is best for me?

Choosing the right backwash valve. When the time comes to buy a new filter or just replace your old backwash valve, you have a choice to make. What type of backwash valve do you want? This article helps you sort through your options. Push Pull Valves- Lowest Overall...
Diverter Style Backwash Valves

Diverter Style Backwash Valves

How does a diverter style backwash valve work? The diverter style backwash valve is a newer style valve that offers the best possible flow of all the backwash valves. Jandy/Zodiac calls this their “2-in-1 valve”.This is a great valve to consider if you...
Multiport Backwash Valves

Multiport Backwash Valves

How does a multiport backwash valve work? A multiport backwash valve has more features, but at the expense of flow. In this section we will describe the various features and settings of a multiport valve. Multiport Valve Settings Multiport valves have one major thing...
Push Pull Backwash Valves

Push Pull Backwash Valves

How does a push-pull backwash valve work? The push pull backwash valve (also known as plunger valve) is the most common valve in the pool industry. It is preferred by many because of its simplicity as well as its lower cost and better flow as compared with multiport...