Water Testing

Testing your spa water on a regular basis is an important way to ensure that the water stays balanced.  Test sanitizer every day that the spa is used and adjust as needed.  Test pH at least weekly.  Maintain water balance parameters as indicated below.

 

Brominating

Tablets

Brominating

Concentrate

Chlorinating

Concentrate

 pH

 7.2 - 7.6   7.2 - 7.6   7.2 - 7.6

 Total Alkalinity

 125 - 150 ppm   125 - 150 ppm   125 - 150 ppm

 Hardness

 100 - 200 ppm   100 - 200 ppm   100 - 200 ppm

 Chlorine

 n/a  n/a  3-5 ppm

 Bromine

 2 - 4 ppm  3 - 6 ppm  n/a

*Not applicable for spas using pH Anchor

 

If you experience problems with your spa water, take a water sample to your local Spa Essentials dealer for a complete water analysis.  Based on this analysis, your dealer can recommend the Spa Essentials products you need to keep your spa looking and feeling great!