Pool Terminology Glossary
ACID DEMAND: The amount of acid required to adjust the pH.
ALGAE: A microscopic one-celled plant that discolors water.
ALKALINITY (Total): The amount of alkaline material in the pool water.
ALKALINE: A condition when water is above 7.0 on the pH scale.
BACTERIA: Invisible living germs that may be harmful to swimmers.
CALCIUM: Metal ions in water that form salts as calcium carbonate.
CHLORINE: A strong oxidizing agent used to sanitize water.
CHLORINE AVAILABLE: Amount of chlorine available to kill bacteria.
CHLOROMINES: The combined chlorine that has already oxidized impurities.
May cause eye and skin irritations.
HARDNESS: The amount of calcium or magnesium dissolved in water.
MURIATIC ACID: A liquid acid used to lower pH and total alkalinity.
pH: A measure of acidity or alkalinity.
ppm: An acronym for parts-per-million.
SUPER CHLORINATE: Shock treatment of up to 10 ppm.
SCALE: Minerals precipitating and adhering to plaster and tile.
STABILIZER: Cyanuric acid used to protect chlorine from UV rays.
Cleaning & Maintenance
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Quality, Dependability, Integrity and a high regard for customer service outlines the principles of ReMARKable Pool Services. Using only the finest industrial-strength pool chemicals and materials, ReMARKable Pool Services maintains your water clarity and sanitation while providing complete cleaning service for your pool. We routinely eliminate phosphate and metal build up. We add the best water clarifiers on the market to aid in filtration and to make your water sparkle. We inspect all pool systems and components to ensure proper operation. We are, after all, your neighbors and friends - people who are dedicated to serve and support the pool service needs of residential home owners throughout our community.