Algae in the swimming pool is something that most pool owners dread seeing. Since algae loves warm, stagnant water, it is particularly likely to be a problem in a pool that is not kept at the right pH level and where the water is not circulated enough. Keeping the water ultra clean with an automatic pool cleaner can help, but even then, sometimes algae takes over.
Even though there are over 20,000 different species of algae, only one of four varieties will be found in swimming pools; green, black, pink or yellow algae. Here’s how to treat them.Read More