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Above Ground Swimming Pool Closing Procedure

Above Ground Swimming Pool Closing Procedure

1. CLEAN POOL THOROUGHLY, BACKWASH SAND FILTER IF SO EQUIPPED.

2. LOWER WATER LEVEL BELOW SKIMMER MOUTH.

3. PLUG SKIMMER & RETURN/S WITH THREADED OR RUBBER EXPANDABLE PLUG/S.

4. REMOVE SUCTION & RETURN HOSES.

5. REMOVE DRAIN PLUGS FROM PUMP (USUALLY 2) & FILTER (USUALLY 1) & ALLOW EQUIPMENT TO DRAIN COMPLETELY, STORE PUMP & FILTER INDOORS IF POSSIBLE, IF EQUIPMENT IS NOT REMOVABLE BE SURE TO DISCONNECT POWER & TURN OFF BREAKERS.

6. ON CARTRIDGE FILTER REMOVE ELEMENT & CLEAN THOROUGHLY (WARNING IF CARTRIDGES DRY DIRTY THEY WILL BE VERY DIFFICULT TO CLEAN IN SPRING).

7. REMOVE & DRAIN CHLORINE FEEDER IF SO EQUIPTED.

8. TEST & ADJUST WATER BALANCE.

9. TEST & ADJUST CHLORINE LEVEL, ADD SHOCK IF NEEDED CHLORINE LEVEL SHOULD BE AT 5.0 PPM OR HIGHER, FLOATING TABS MAY BLEACH LINER NOT RECOMMENDED.

10. ADD 1QT OF FALL MAGIC OR ALGAECIDE & METAL OUT STAIN PREVENTER.

11. FOR STEPS 8-10, ALL CHEMICALS SHOULD BE DILUTED IN SEVERAL GALLONS OF WATER & ADDED AROUND PERIMETER OF POOL.

12. DRAPE COVER OVER SURFACE OF POOL, DO NOT PULL TAUNT OR COVER MAY TEAR OR FALL IN POOL AFTER A HEAVY RAIN OR SNOW, SECURE WITH CABLE.

13. SET COVER PUMP IN POSITION ON COVER (THAT WAY IT’S READY TO GO AFTER A HEAVY RAIN).

14. WHEN LEAVES ARE DONE FALLING REMOVE LEAVES & WATER FROM COVER THROUGHOUT WINTER SEASON. THIS WILL MAKE YOUR SPRING OPENING EASIER.

15.RELAX!!!

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