Pool Filter Brite (250g)
Clean either your sand or cartridge filter using BioGuard’s specially designed Filter Brite! It eliminates all wastes that can contribute to build-up on or in your filters. It also helps to remove stains caused by oils, metals, and dirt. Furthermore, Filter Brite is a fantastic trouble shooting tool to help in many different problem situations, whether it be algae, a cloudy pool, or even chlorine demand!
How to Use: Sand Filter: Backwash filter for 3-5 minutes and rinse for 20-30 seconds; Turn pump off and return dial valve to “”””filter”””” position; Remove strainer lid on pump; Dissolve the entire 250g bag of Filter Brite in a clean pail, then pour the Filter Brite solution through the strainer basket and replace the lid; Turn the pump on for 5-15 seconds (just enough time to get the Filter Brite into the filter); Shut off the pump and leave off for 8 hours; Backwash thoroughly (minimum of 3 minutes); Resume normal operation. Cartridge Filter: Turn pump off; Unscrew clamps and remove lid, then remove both cartridge filters; Use a garden hose to rinse the filter (Do not use a pressure washer and Do not clean at a car wash); Fill a garbage pail (or similarly sized container) with hot water; Add 4 entire bags of Filter Brite to the garbage pail of hot water; Place the filter into the garbage pail of hot water; Let the filter soak for 8 hours; Remove the filters and rinse the filters with a garden hose; Replace clean filters to the System 3 and resume normal operation
Pro Tip: Clean your filter at least every six weeks during pool season! However, if there is a lot of rain, pollen, wind or other organic materials entering your pool, you will have to clean your filters on an even more frequent basis.