17 Jun Salt Water Pools Are Not Without Cons and Disadvantages: Scale
Scale Problems In Saltwater Pools
Saltwater pools have been presented to an unwitting public as a panacea: they are maintenance free. Additionally, some more unsavory pool professionals have actually sold these Electronic Chlorine Generating systems as Chlorine free. The public is finally coming around to realize that salt water electronic chlorine generation systems are not everything they have been cracked up to be. Saline pools do have some real benefits, but there are also some serious issues associated with them that can shorten and damage the life expectancy of major pool equipment and materials. This post from Aqua explores one of the most common issues associated with these systems, the formation of scale.
Here is an excerpt from the post: