The 4th step in pool care and maintenance is water chemistry, knowing what chemicals to add when. By doing this you can achieve the 3 P’s of water chemistry:
Prevention of disease: Introduction of The BioGuard 3-step programme
Protection of equipment: Water that is not balanced correctly causes wear and tear on the pool system making them less efficient or prone to corrosion, proper water balance prevents this damage.
Provide the expected enviroment: pool owners expect their pools to be clean and sparkling as well as protected from algae growth.
Bacteria, Algae and other micro organisms enter the pool everyday from various sources ranging from bathers to the weather. So everyday you have to fight these with sanitizers and algicides, the essential and key components to proper pool and spa maintenance.
Find out more about water balance by reading: what is total alkilinity and why is it important in pool care and Calcium hardness