Should I Repair or Replace My Filter?

Should I Repair or Replace My Filter?

When to stop pouring money into an old filter. At what point does it make sense to stop throwing money into your old filter and get a new one?The filter tank is really THE key to the entire question. Most of the parts in the filter are not terribly expensive and can...
My Pool Filter is Leaking

My Pool Filter is Leaking

What to do when your filter starts leaking. A leak in your pool filter could be something small, or it could be a really big thing. Either way, it needs to be repaired. Here are some things to look at in the process of diagnosing your pool filter leak. My pool filter...
My Filter Pressure Will Not Come Down

My Filter Pressure Will Not Come Down

Causes and solutions for high filter pressure. Have you ever had the problem where your filter pressure just would not come down, or maybe it would come down for a few hours after backwashing, but then it would go right back up again? This is a problem that is known...

My Filter is Returning Debris to my Pool

Causes and solutions for debris returning to the pool. If your filter is returning debris to the pool, you definitely have a problem because filters are supposed to remove that stuff from the water, not recirculate it back into the pool. Here are some things to look...
My Water is Cloudy

My Water is Cloudy

Common issues that cause cloudy water. Cloudy water is one of the more difficult issues to diagnose. There are several different possible causes for cloudy water and in any given situation, there might be a combination of causes at work. Check your water chemistry: At...

Common Filter Problems

A list of the most common filter issues and steps to resolve them. Pool filter problems can be very frustrating, especially when you are ready for swimming, but your pool is most definitely not. Here are some of the most common pool filter issues that we see in the...