Tag Archive: sand filter

  1. Pool Filtration Systems: What are the differences?

    Maintenance, Products, R&R News

    When it comes to filtering the water in your pool, you have 3 options:  Sand, Cartridge or DE (diatomaceous earth).  Sand Filters Sand filters are the most popular style due to their ease of use.    The tank is filled with sand or glass filter media (the amount required will differ between sizes / manufacturers – […]

  2. The Sand Filter is Leaking Water!

    Products, R&R News

    Oh no, there seems to be a leak in your sand filter!  Where is the leak located at?  Below find common areas for filter leaks and the possible solutions for each. Water is leaking from the backwash line The handle may not be seated properly. Push the handle around and place back into position 2.  […]

  3. Sand Filters — Some things to watch for in your swimming pool

    Water Care

    Have you noticed that your pool just doesn’t seem as clear and sparkly this year? Know that your pool is completely balanced. Chlorine is good. no algae, just not as clear as previous years. There could be a few reasons this is occurring. Troubleshooting a sand filter problem is a lot more difficult than a […]