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Rule Your Pool is a podcast by Orenda Technologies. This show was created for pool owners, operators, and service pros who want the best water quality possible. If you want to know what's really going on with your swimming pool chemistry, this might be the podcast for you. Each week, we'll cover a new topic related to swimming pools, water chemistry, or indoor air quality. With our help, you'll be able to rule your pool without over-treating it with chemicals and wasting money.

Rule Your Pool Orenda Technologies

    • Science
    • 4.5 • 21 Ratings

Rule Your Pool is a podcast by Orenda Technologies. This show was created for pool owners, operators, and service pros who want the best water quality possible. If you want to know what's really going on with your swimming pool chemistry, this might be the podcast for you. Each week, we'll cover a new topic related to swimming pools, water chemistry, or indoor air quality. With our help, you'll be able to rule your pool without over-treating it with chemicals and wasting money.

    Ways to suppress pH from naturally rising

    Ways to suppress pH from naturally rising

    Because dissolved CO2 must leave the pool and equalize with the CO2 in the air, pH naturally rises until equilibrium is reached. We at Orenda call this point the "pH ceiling." But there are a few ways to resist this, and suppress pH. This episode discusses them.

    • 27 min
    Water Chemistry Testing: 201

    Water Chemistry Testing: 201

    Joe and Eric expand upon the last episode about water chemistry testing, and talk about problems, mistakes and interferences.

    • 28 min
    Water Chemistry Testing: 101

    Water Chemistry Testing: 101

    Joe leads this episode on water chemistry testing, drawing from his 20+ years of water testing experience.

    • 29 min
    Introducing the Orenda Help Desk in Pool Service Software (PSS)

    Introducing the Orenda Help Desk in Pool Service Software (PSS)

    Eric is joined by the founder of Pool Service Software, Gus Velez. They discuss the new Orenda Help Desk feature within Pool Service Software, the SaaS program that helps pool companies have cloud-based control and insight over their business. We are working together to help PSS customers have in-field chemistry support.

    • 23 min
    PPM and PPB

    PPM and PPB

    Eric explains what parts-per-million (PPM) and parts-per-billion (PPB) mean. They are standard units of measurement for water chemistry, telling the density of a dissolved substance in water. And the measurement is rooted in the metric system.

    • 14 min
    Concrete Pool Shell Problems | Weepers, Efflorescence, and Calcium Nodules

    Concrete Pool Shell Problems | Weepers, Efflorescence, and Calcium Nodules

    Eric explores three common consequences of water penetrating through a weak concrete pool shell. No, concrete is not waterproof. Weepers, efflorescence and calcium nodules can occur when water migrates through concrete. Good shotcrete application and curing is usually enough, but sometimes additional waterproofing is necessary.

    • 30 min

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
21 Ratings

21 Ratings

Jamfun ,

Ruling my pool

This podcast teaches me how to manage my pool with minimal chemicals. Orenda system makes sense and helps me enjoy my backyard without stress

rudy3200 ,

Great podcast!

Very informative and helpful. Keep doing these podcasts please!

Matt w/ Blue Pools ,

Keep them coming!

Great podcast! Can you do an episode on calcium deposits and best practices for removal and prevention?

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