Does anyone know the best way to manage a pool ecologically?

Asked by sarah james
Atherton, CA

salt pools vs. ionization vs. bromine vs. chlorine vs. something else?


Lee Hall

Answered by Lee Hall

Allen, TX

Sustainable Structures of Texas

August 13, 2010

I have had great success with a salt pool, but not until I installed a dual-speed pool pump.

  • The dual speed allows me to slow the pump way down and allow the water to pass slowly over the coil which makes the chlorine.
  • It is easy on the skin, the suit and the chemicals needed.

When chemicals are needed or when I am turning on all the gadgets for show, I speed the pump up to stir the pool or make all the water features look special.

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