Cloudy or Milky Water

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Take the HAZY DAY Q&A

Q: Are pH, Total Alkalinity & Calcium Hardness ALL normal? Incorrect chemistry can result in cloudy water.

  • Yes

Q: Just Treated your Pool for Algae? Dead Algae blooms are grey & can turn water Cloudy until they are filtered away.

  • The Fix

Q: Have you just had heavy rain or Thunderstorm Activity? Rain (especially electric storms) deposits Nitrogen in pools. It’s a Fertilizer – so Algae loves it! Cloudiness may indicate early algae bloom.

  • The Fix

Q: Just had more dust than a Camel Derby? Fine suspended particles reduce clarity & neutralise chemicals.

  • The Fix

Q: Had a pool party? A sweaty, oily crowd will overload your chemistry.

  • The Fix

Q: Water Test OK? Been having clear, sunny skies? Had few swimmers? Your problem could be filtration:

  • Filter Medium may be exhausted,
  • Poor Circulation
  • Pump Pressure sub-optimal