What to do with excess water

With all the glorious rain weve been having lately, your pool is probably alittle (or a lot) overfull make the most of it!

  • Give your media/sand filter a really good backwash and rinse, if you havent degreased your filter in the past six months use Focus Filter Cleaner & Degreaser to degrease your filter media before backwashing out the excess rain water.

A filter that hasnt been backwashed or degreased regularly will increase your chlorine consumption, increases the backpressure on your pump and will be a lot less efficient in filtering your pool water.

An overfull pool means your pool is not skimming properly, the most contaminated water in your pool (the top layer) is not being filtered and chlorinated as it normally would. Which brings us to the question