REGULAR OR CASUAL
POOL EQUIPMENT SALES
If you live in Parkville then you’ll understand we have constantly changing weather patterns, which means a pool losing water isn’t an uncommon problem.
A pool losing water can be for many reasons such as an issue with the plumbing and leaking pipes, a problem at the equipment, hydrostatic valve, pool lights or a defect in the pool structure. A pool with an infinity edge and trough, pit, channel, or storage tank with faulty 2-way valves, 3-way valves, non-return valves or one way valves can often also be the source of the leak.
Try The Bucket Test
- Place a brick or rock in the bottom of a bucket and sit the bucket on the steps of your pool.
- Have the water in the bucket completely cover the brick or rock.
- Mark the water level on the outside of the bucket using tape or a permanent marker.
Our team at Parkville are experts in water-flow and we’re available 7 days a week, ready to be of service when required.
If you live in the Parkville area, and you think you have a pool leak it’s best to have it found and fixed as soon as possible.
If the water level drops in your pool and you add water to refill it back to normal levels, all the chemicals in your pool become diluted.
What this means is extra chemicals such as chlorine, soda ash, buffer, stabiliser calcium increaser and salt will need to be added to re-balance your pool water.
Unusually high chemical usage is also a really good indicator that your pool actually has a leak.