There is no way to actually test for pool algae, however there are a number of ways to determine if algae are present. If the pH levels are too high, [...]
Weekly during the swimming season (spring/summer) and fortnightly during the off-season (autumn/winter).
Using a pool test kit can take time. It is best to follow the instructions of the manufacturer on how to correctly use a pool test strip.
Using the AquaChek SaltChek, obtain your water sample as per pool testing steps using your Hy-Clor water test bottle. Take a SaltChek test strip and dip it into the Hy-Clor [...]
Using the Hy-Clor water test bottle, place your thumb over the opening, your arm into the water until you are elbow deep, remove your thumb from the bottle and collect [...]