All Discussions (702)

Sort by

PH bounce and alkalinity

PH bounce, what exactly does this mean?  Should I expect to see some kind of rebound or is this another pool phrase.

I am talking specifically about vinyl liner pools and the need for the alkalinity buffer to create a stable pH.  We are used to adding

Read more…
2 Replies


Ok so from reading on PGN I understand the reasons behind the high alkalinity start ups but what then?  Once the pool has stabilised what does the alkalinity do that the calcium hardness doesn't by way of protecting the surface.  I don't get the buff

Read more…
19 Replies