Pool specialty products are a range of chemicals and equipment that are specifically designed to maintain the health and safety of your pool. These products include scale preventers, scale removers, phosphate removers, chlorine removers, calcium removers, and water polish. They help keep your pool water clean and clear while protecting the pool itself from damage caused by the build-up of scale and other contaminants.
One of the key pool specialty products is a scale preventer. This is a chemical treatment that helps to prevent the formation of scale on pool surfaces and equipment. Scale is a hard, chalky substance that can build up on the walls, floor, and equipment of your pool over time. It is caused by the accumulation of minerals such as calcium and magnesium, which can be introduced into the water through the use of hard tap water or through the leaching of minerals from pool surfaces. Scale can be difficult to remove once it has formed, so it is important to use a scale preventer to keep it from building up in the first place.
Another important pool specialty product is a scale remover. This is a chemical treatment that is used to remove scale that has already formed on pool surfaces and equipment. Scale removers work by breaking down the bonds between the minerals that make up the scale, allowing it to be easily brushed or wiped away. It is important to use a scale remover carefully, as it can be abrasive and may damage some pool surfaces if not used correctly.
Phosphate removers are another important pool specialty product. Phosphates are organic compounds that are found in many types of water, and they can contribute to the growth of algae in your pool. By using a phosphate remover, you can help to reduce the levels of phosphates in your pool water, which can help to keep your pool looking clean and clear.
Chlorine removers are another type of pool specialty product that can be useful in maintaining the health and safety of your pool. Chlorine is a chemical that is commonly used to disinfect pool water and kill bacteria, but it can also cause problems if the levels are too high. Chlorine removers help to remove excess chlorine from your pool water, which can help to prevent skin irritation and other problems caused by high chlorine levels.
Calcium removers are another type of pool specialty product that can be useful in maintaining the health and safety of your pool. Calcium is a mineral that is found in many types of water, and it can contribute to the formation of scale on pool surfaces and equipment. By using a calcium remover, you can help to reduce the levels of calcium in your pool water, which can help to prevent the formation of scale and keep your pool looking clean and clear.
Water polish is another type of pool specialty product that can be useful in maintaining the health and safety of your pool. Water polish is a chemical treatment that helps to give your pool water a smooth, clear appearance. It works by reacting with the minerals in your pool water to form a thin, transparent film on the surface of the water, which helps to reflect light and give your pool a sparkling, crystal-clear appearance.
The Focus Specialty Range is a line of pool specialty products that includes all of the products mentioned above. These products are designed to help you maintain the health and safety of your pool, and they are available through many Think Water stores. The team at Think Water will be happy to provide you with free pool care advice and help you choose the right products for your pool. So if you want to keep your pool looking its best and ensure that it is safe for swimming, be sure to check out the Focus Specialty Range and the other pool specialty products available at Think Water.