How To Decrease The pH Level In Your Swimming Pool

Decreasing The pH Level to 7.6 Using Muriatic Acid

Pool Water pH

Gallons of Water in the Pool

10,000

15,000

20,000

25,000

30,000

35,000

40,000

45,000

50,000

8.4

1.25 qts

1.75 qts 2.25 qts 3.0 qts 3.5 qts 4.25 qts 4.75 qts 5.5 qts 6.0 qts

8.2

3.5 cups 1.25 qts 1.75 qts 2.25 qts 2.5 qts 3.0 qts 3.5 qts 4.0 qts 4.5 qts

8.0

2.5 cups 3.75 cups 1.25 qts 1.5 qts 1.75 qts 2.0 qts 2.5 qts 2.75 qts 3.0 qts

7.8

1.33 cups 2.0 cups 2.5 cups 3.25 cups 1.0 qts 1.25 qts 1.25 qts 1.5 qts 1.5 qts

HOW TO ADD: Dilute acid with four parts water before adding. Spread acid around pool or in front of a return jet with the pump on.

MEASUREMENT: One gallon = four quarts. One quart = four cups.

WARNING: Always add chemical to water. Never add water to chemical. Do not mix with any other chemicals.  All additions of chemicals are approximate and depend on local conditions.


Last Updated: 07/31/2014 02:31 AM - ID:1709