Please bear with us as we update our resources

Posted by Jordan R. on 11/30/2015
We are currently migrating our DIY resources from an older blog system, please bear with us as we begin to update our resources.

How Much Does it cost to Convert your Pool to Saltwater?

Posted by David S. on 8/1/2011 to Salt Pool Need-to-Know
One of the first questions that pops into a pool owner's mind when they begin considering converting their pool to salt is, "how much will it cost?" We're going to go through a few scenarios to help you estimate how much it would cost you to convert your own swimming pool. The basic costs involved are...

Saltwater Pool Chemistry (for Chlorine Generators)

Posted by David S. on 7/6/2011 to Salt Pool Water Chemistry
A common questions we get is how do you maintain a salt water pool? Or, what is the ideal water chemistry for saltwater pools? We'll talk about the most important things to know about salt pool maintenance and the top ten most important chemistry levels for pools with saltwater chlorine generators .

It's summer again, should I get a salt water pool system?

Posted by Anthony A. on 6/20/2011 to Salt Pool Need-to-Know
Summer is in full swing and another swim season is upon us. Many pool owners are asking themselves again if they should put a salt system on their pool, but don't know what to think about what they've heard. A very common question that comes up is "I've been thinking about changing my pool to saltwater, but I've just heard so many different things about it. Is it true that...

Common Questions and Facts about Salt Cells

Posted by David S. on 5/9/2011 to Salt Pool Need-to-Know
Salt Water pool systems are getting so popular that they have begun to be the default choice for home swimming pools. However, many people (even if they have a salt pool) don't get much deeper into what a salt system really is beyond the fact that they just love it. Below are some facts about what a saltwater chlorine generator cell really is, so that you can better take care of your own swimming pool system...

Salt Water Pool System Basic Components For Beginners

Posted by Robert J. on 4/4/2011 to Salt Pool Need-to-Know

If you already have a chlorinated pool and you are considering enjoying the benefits of converting to salt water, it's easy to make the switch. You just need to add a new piece of equipment, a Salt Water Chlorine Generator. These chlorine generators generally only have two main components...

Adding Salt to your Swimming Pool

Posted by Robert J. on 3/1/2011 to Salt Pool Need-to-Know

So, you are converting your pool to salt and have purchased a saltwater chlorine generator. You know you have to add salt, but what kind should you get? How much salt should you add? This guide will tell you all you need to know, as well as some tips and tricks to help along the way.

How to Convert Your Pool to a Salt Water System

Posted by David S. on 2/2/2011 to Salt Pool Need-to-Know

The phrase salt water pool conversion sounds like a lot more than it is. If you're wondering how you convert to salt, it really doesn't involve any big changes to the pool at all. In fact, its very DIY-friendly. If you have a just a little familiarity with basic tools (or a handy friend) you can do it yourself in about an hour, like most people these days.

Converting from chlorine to a saltwater pool simply means...

Welcome to our DIY Saltwater Pool Resources

Posted by Backyard Salt Pool on 1/7/2011
Welcome to the start of our online do-it-yourself saltwater pool resources! Our team is proud to announce that we'll be providing lots of really useful and helpful information about saltwater pools and chlorine generators based on our long years of experiences with them and real life customer feedback. We look forward to serving you all in the future with the best in-depth product reviews, tips and tricks, FAQ's, how-to's (like how to convert your pool to salt, how to install your system, etc...), product comparisons, salt pool water chemistry help, long-term product updates, and more. If you have any questions about salt pools or salt chlorinators, or want to share your experiences don't hesitate to comment, request articles, or contact us any time. Our team is always ready and willing to assist so you have the best salt pool experience possible.
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