Asked by: Doreatha Kohlstedt
asked in category: General Last Updated: 8th January, 2020

Can you put chemicals in a pool without a filter?

You can do your own pool work, including using chlorine--even without a filter.

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Furthermore, can you have a pool without a filter?

A swimming pool without a filter will soon turn into a dirty mess. Without a filter pump, the bacteria and dirt will remain in the swimming pool. This will then quickly make your pool a breeding ground for diseases instead of a healthy wellness environment. That's something you definitely have to avoid!

One may also ask, how long can a pool go without chemicals? I think the answer to your question is about 3-6 days. The problem is that the chlorine that you need to keep the bacteria in check is used up more quickly as the temperature rises, the activity increases, and as sweat and other body stuff is put into the pool.

Subsequently, question is, how can I clean my small pool without a filter?

Here, then, are the best ways to keep the kiddie pool water clean throughout the summer.

  1. Drain and refill.
  2. Purchase a kiddie pool cover that fits.
  3. Try the Aqua Broom.
  4. Get a Scumbug.
  5. Use the pool skimmer every day.
  6. Use chemicals formulated for small pools.

Should pool pump be on when swimming?

Although it's generally recommended that all the pool water undergo filtration every 24 hours, the pump does not need to run all the time. A proactive, productive and energy-saving maintenance activity is to remove the debris floating on the pool surface with a hand-held skimmer.

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