Can I swim 12 hours after shocking pool?

If you’ve shocked your pool, you may be wondering how long you need to wait before swimming again. The good news is that you can usually swim within a few hours after shocking, though this will depend on the type of pool and the severity of the shock.

If you have a saltwater pool, you’ll need to wait until the chlorine levels have returned to normal before swimming. This can take anywhere from 24 to 48 hours.

If you have a chlorine pool, you can usually swim within a few hours after shocking, though this will depend on the severity of the shock. If your pool is still cloudy or has a strong chlorine odor, it’s best to wait a bit longer before diving in.

Whatever type of pool you have, it’s important to test the water before swimming to ensure that it’s safe. Use a pool test kit to check the chlorine and pH levels. If everything looks good, then you’re good to go!

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