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Owning a pool is a big responsibility. 

Contrary to what we may want to believe, no pool is or should be chemical-free.  Sanitizing your pool water is the only way to keep bathers safe.  After all, pool water gets into a lot of nooks and crannies!!  Our top 10 list for the month of May is here to help you recognize when your pool may need a good shock.

TOP 10 SIGNS THAT YOUR POOL NEEDS TO BE SHOCKED

1. It's been a full week since your last shock treatment.

2. You have several kids, and those kids have many friends.

3. The neighour's pet, a 90 lb. Labrador Retriever just jumped into your pool to cool off.

4. It's hot outside.

5. There is a strong chlorine smell coming from your pool.

6. Your best bud "Joe" is enjoying his fourth beer while chilling in the pool but hasn't come out for a bathroom break all day.

7. Your water has a dull appearance.

8. It rained.

9. Your family is complaining of irritated eyes and nasal passages.

10. The water test says so.

**Source: poollifemagazine.com