Need Help Removing Stains In Your Pool?

July 22, 2015

Staining is most likely caused by two common sources: 1) Minerals such as Iron, Copper, and Metals. 2) Plant Matter like leaves, branches, acorn or molds. To treat the staining, at Viscount Pools of Metro Detroit, we would first, want to perform a detailed water analysis. We prefer doing water tests periodically throughout the season to ensure all preventative measures. When metal are present, we suggest using a sequestering agent right away such as Metal Free, Metal Gone, Scale Free or Metal Control. Always have...

Start Blue & Stay Blue With Sustain Pool Chemicals!

July 15, 2015

Do you want your pool to start blue and stay blue? With a simple 3- part system you can achieve your dreams of a clear blue pool all season. This low maintenance and easy system is called Sustain. Sustain is a calcium based system that involves three easy steps to treat your water with throughout the season. The first step is using the Sustain Summer Shield. You use Summer Shield once a season and this product is your chlorine extender. One quart of this product...

Do You Have Algae In Your Pool? Use The Right Algaecide!!

July 10, 2015

At Viscount Pools of Metro Detroit, we understand that Pool Owners have little / no control when it comes to the environmental factors that influence algae growth. Environmental factors can be airborne debris, phosphates, sunlight, temperature and nitrates. The best ways to prevent algae are to ensure that you are filtering properly, maintaining a sufficient amount of chlorine, brush the pool regularly and use a preventative algaecide. At Viscount Pools of Metro Detroit, we carry a few different types of algaecides. Some algaecides are great...

Use Salt Support System For Salt Pools!

July 6, 2015

Do you have a salt water system on your pool and are looking for a chemical system to obtain maximum clarity and to protect your salt cell? We would like introduce you to Salt Support for salt water pools because even salt needs support! This system begins as a three step system of chemicals to improve your salt pool. Step 1 is called START. We add a bucket of START at the beginning of the season. This product, similar to salt, does not leave the...

Choosing A Filter System

December 11, 2014

It is important to have a good filtration system. Pool water is cleansed by passing water through a filter, then trapping and removing suspended particles in the filter media.  Failure to remove suspended matter can result in unhealthy and unsafe water, and increase your chlorine consumption. There are 3 types of filtration systems: Sand Cartridge D.E. (Diatomaceous Earth)   Sand and Cartridge are the two most popular, and DE is the least. Each filter system catches debris at different Microns. As a reference, Table Salt...