When algae seems to always find a way back into your swimming pool after every algae treatment you try, it’s time to bring out pool algae’s worst nightmare: metal algaecide. Metal algaecide for pools is the strongest algae treatment you can apply; it even destroys black algae.
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Green pool algae are a summer nuisance that sometimes make their home in our swimming pools. Not only are green algae unattractive, they also indicate that bacteria are in the pool and make it unsafe for swimmers. With the help of Suncoast® Chemicals Super Green Algaecide you can get rid of pool algae just in time for pool season!
Phosphates in the swimming pool act as a food source for algae. If you have a reoccurring algae problem in your pool, you may need a phosphate remover to rid your pool of irritating algae. Heavy swimmer loads increase your chances for phosphates, especially during pool season.
Does your swimming pool have an algae problem? Are you staring at slimy green, yellow or even black algae patches in your swimming pool? Using algaecides is the best way to clear up pool algae problems and prevent them from happening again.
There are many factors that can contribute to pool algae, but the most significant is not having enough sanitizer (chlorine) coupled with poor water circulation. Here are the most common influencing factors that allow algae spores to grow in swimming pools.