Can I just throw chlorine tablets in my pool?

Can I just throw chlorine tablets in my pool?

NEVER just throw them into your pool water. This will cause them to dissolve on the floor and it can damage and create a permanent bleach stain to your liner or concrete.

Do floating chlorine tablets work?

Leaving chlorine tablets on the bottom of your pool can cause permanent staining and bleach liners. It’s also the least effective way to use them. Tablets sitting at the bottom of your pool are nowhere near your pool’s skimmer line. So they dissolve slower and release sanitizer unevenly.

How do you make a chlorine tablet holder?

Take your plastic cup and cut up some slits. Make 4 evenly spaced so the cup floats evenly. Take you styrofoam ball and cut it to fit your cup snugly. Slip the foam on your cup, throw in the chlorine tablet and let it float!

How many chlorine tablets go in a dispenser?

How Many Chlorine Tablets? For smaller hot tubs we recommend 1-3 tablets and for larger hot tubs 3-5 tablets.

Can you swim with chlorine dispenser?

Floating pool dispensers can be used in aboveground and inground pools, but make sure your pool manufacturer says it’s safe to use one. The chlorine floater must be removed from the water when people are in the pool. Adjust the pH level in your swimming pool to 7.2 to 7.6.

What is the best chlorine dispenser?

Best Floating Chlorine Dispensers

1 FibroPool Supersize Floating Chlorine Tablet Dispenser 9.9
2 AquaAce Floating Pool Chlorine Dispenser 9.9
3 Stanley 32855 Floating Chlorine Dispenser 9.8
4 AquaAce Floating Spa/Hot Tub Dispenser for Bromine or Chlorine Tablets 9.8

How long does a chlorine tablet last?

three to five years
Properly stored chlorine tablets should last three to five years. The storage site should be cool, dry and well-ventilated, such as in a basement. Never leave chlorine tablets in the direct sun, even in a covered bucket, because the heat will accelerate the degrading process of the tablet and its ingredients.

How long do 3 chlorine tablets last in a pool?

Typically, a 3-inch pool chlorine tablet is designed to chlorinate from 7,500 to 10,000 gallons of water per week, meaning it’ll take seven days to dissolve.