- Push-Pull vs Multi-Port Valves: Which one wins the title of Best Pool Filter Valve?
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When should I backwash my pool filter? Without a doubt, this question has to be one of our top five most frequently asked questions. Knowing when to clean your sand or diatomaceous earth (DE) filter is vital in keeping your pool water and equipment healthy. Identifying when to backwash your filter is simple, but there are different methods to go about it. In today’s blog we will discuss three common ways of determining when to backwash your pool filter:
The simple answer that most pool pros will give the perplexed pool owner is a straight “no.” That answer usually allays their worries due to its simplicity but we here at Inyo like to dig a little deeper. So here we are to give the reasoning behind the “Go Big or Go Home” logic of pool filters. (more…)
The Sandbar is open!
If you’re reading this then there may be a sand berm big enough to threaten shipping lines at the bottom of your pool. Ok, maybe that was a little dramatic, but a dusting of sand around a return line can cause a panic in any pool owner’s mind. Sadly, this is an all too common problem with sand filters but luckily there are some usual culprits that are easy fixes. (more…)