The Hayward Star Clear Pool Filter works as advertised.
8 years ago
Love this filter
Once again i love this hayward filter.. its so darn simple to maintain. i agree with the person above and i recommend to all my customers to always buy an extra cartridge. this way when the one is dirty u pull it out, put in the clean one, and then clean the dirty one when u have 10mins..also, when its time to replace one of them DONT THROW IT AWAY! keep it and when u open your pool in the spring put the "older" cartridge in until u get the pools cleaned up.. then throw in the new cartridge....
... read more keeps your new one... newer :)
atleast once a season i take all of my customers filters and soak them overnight in "natural chemistrys" filter cleaner... pulls out all the grease, sun block, tanning oil and grime that a normal spray down with the garden hose cant get.
9 years ago
Hayward Cartridge filter
I'm very pleased with the move from DE to the cartridge filter. The only complaint to-date, after 4-months, is I have to clean more frequently. About every 10 - 14 days. Yet cleaning is much simpler and about a 30 minute effort. The DE cleaning was always 1+ hours and much more difficult. I haven't seen any difference in filtering quality ... as it impacts my pool. If I would change one thing, it would be to purchase a larger filter surface area. My solution will be to get a spare cartridge
... read more filter .... further reducing change time and cleaning at a more convenient time. ....
After 25 years I finally replaced the original filter on my in ground pool. This was pretty much a plug and play replacement. The only thing bad I can say about it, is the drain plug placement at the back of the unit is not going to be easy to access for winterization.
1 year ago
I got this about 2 years ago and it's been working great on my pool. I have noticed that it does clear up my pool a little faster in I first open it for the year. It's easy to use as well and I have had no issues with it.
2 months ago
Easy to install!
We always love all of our Hayward products which includes this sand filter! Our water is super clear and we don't have to run this 24/7 to keep it that way!
Awesome replacement for my filter. Was exact size, but much lighter.
3 months ago
I just purchased the complete 22" unit with pump and am extremely impressed! This is better than expected. So quite when running. Filters and cleans so much better than the previous unit. Saved a lot by ordering online. I'm really glad I went with In The Swim.
7 years ago
Solved my problem
I had been struggling with cloudy water for two years. My old cartridge filter was a suspect, but I didn't want to to to the work and expense to change it. I finally did swap it for the Hayward Pro sand filter and my water is the clearest it has been in a long time. Easily connected to my existing pump and return lines.
Inground pool filters are absolutely essential pool equipment as they screen debris and contaminant particles out of the water to keep it clean and crystal clear. This not only makes pools more inviting, it also helps to create and maintain a healthy swimming environment by removing potentially harmful contaminants. In the Swim offers a full line of inground pool filters that will provide a high standard of reliable performance so pool owners can feel confident that their inground filter will keep their pool water clear and healthy.
Our line of inground pool filters includes sand filters, cartridge filters and diatomaceous earth (DE) filters. While DE inground pool filters provide the highest level of filtration currently available, sand and cartridge inground swimming pool filters are also remarkably effective at removing debris and contaminant particles from pool water. Specifically, sand pool filters are capable of screening out debris particles as small as 20 microns while cartridge filters can screen out particles as small as10 microns and DE filters can trap particles as small as 2 to 5 microns.
If you have any questions regarding any of the inground pool filters from In the Swim or any of our pool supplies please contact our friendly team of experts via phone or email, and they will be happy to help. Most of our inground pool filters arrive with fast processing and shipping.
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