Salt pools have gained so much popularity over the last decade, but there is so much misinformation out there that we wanted to help set the record straight so you can make an informed decisions if a salt pool is going to be best for you. Before you make the decision to convert your pool to salt water, you need to understand a little bit about the risks associated with this alternative form of sanitizer.
The top 3 things that you should know about salt water systems:
- Chemical balancing – Salt water is NOT maintenance free
- Environmental Hazards – Draining pool water into the ecosystem
- Salt IS still Chlorine – You are not getting a “Chlorine Free Pool”