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The Way To Get Rid Of White Water Mold
- Jan 28, 2019 -

Firstly, what is White Water Mold? Have you ever met this when you are using your hot tub? And do you know how to get rid of it?

White water mold is not algae, although some may tell you otherwise. It's actually a naturally occurring fungus. While it causes some of the same problems in your tub, water mold is more animal than vegetable. Because it's naturally occurring, it is a problem that all hot tub owners must be aware of. If let your hot tub go without thorough cleanings and regular water checks, this mold could begin to grow and flourish in your hot tub. Once you get it, it can be tough to get rid of it. However, if you do things right, you should be able to get rid of it once and for all.

If you find yourself with a white water mold problem, you are going to have a little work ahead of you. Whatever you do, don’t wait. The longer you let the mold grow the harder it will be to get rid of it for good.

1.Drain your hot tub.

2.Use a hot tub cleaner  to clean all the surfaces of your hot tub and focus on areas where you can see the mold.

3.Remove the filter and chemically clean it , don’t just rinse it. If it is more than a year old, throw it out and replace it  with a new one.

4.Refill the hot tub with fresh water using a hose filter.

5.Shock the hot tub with a triple or quadruple dose of shock treatment.

6.After the shock has done its job, drain the hot tub again and refill it.

7.Repeat the shocking process with a normal amount of shock.

8.Test the water and balance it.

Once you have finished this process, regularly test your water and watch for anymore growth of this fungus. If you see any at all, repeat the process above.

Now do you understand the White Water Mold and the way to keep it away from your hot tub? We must keep eyes on it to keep our health and the hot tub clean.

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