Pool Cost Hurting?
Ideas to save energy on pool running
Is you pool on a cheaper energy tariff?
Backwash your pool filter at least every 2 weeks to reduce pump back-pressure and therefore energy consumption
Put your pool chemicals in at night, this could save you up to 50% in chemical costs. Why? ultra violet light in natural sunlight degrades chlorine.
Run you pump and filter at night
Keeping your chlorine levels slightly higher can reduce your required filter pump time.
Reduce filter pump time at least 20% in Autumn and Spring
Reduce your filter pump time at least 40% in winter compared to time run in summer
Use a cover when pool is not in use
Cleaning and constant maintenance schedule is the key