August 2nd, 2006

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Refilling the spa

Seven weeks to the day since the hot tub was delivered, I'm draining and refilling it. This wasn't supposed to be necessary until I'd had it for 3-4 months, but when I went out to do the weekly water maintenance on it today, the water was all cloudy and green. Yuck.

Well, nothing like getting a fresh start, I guess. When I mentioned to pmb a couple weeks ago that I was kind of baffled by the water chemistry, he recommended I blog about it. Seems like a good idea to me. So here goes. Any chemists out there, feel free to correct any of my faulty reasoning.

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