Keep Your Pool & Spa Sparkling with Safe Home's User-Friendly DIY Test Kits

Pool & Spa Water Test Strips

Maintaining the perfect water balance in your pool or spa can be challenging, but Safe Home’s innovative 50-strip DIY test kits make it a breeze. These user-friendly test strips offer a swift and precise solution for assessing your water’s condition, empowering you with the knowledge and tools to ensure that your aquatic oasis remains a haven of relaxation and enjoyment.

Why Choose Safe Home Test Kits?

Safe Home’s DIY test strips are designed to simplify pool and spa maintenance, offering a unique solution. Unlike other test kits, with just a single dip, you can quickly detect various water imbalances, allowing you to address issues promptly. Here’s what makes these test kits stand out:

  • Comprehensive Testing: The strips test for Free Chlorine, Bromine, pH, Alkalinity, Hardness, and Cyanuric Acid. Each parameter is crucial for maintaining clean, safe water.
  • Ease of Use: Simply dip the strip once to monitor multiple water conditions. The strips are designed for easy handling, making them accessible for all pool and spa owners.
  • Swift Results: Get accurate test results in seconds, enabling quick correction of any issues. The fast-acting nature of these strips means you can take immediate action to maintain water quality.
  • Regular Monitoring: It’s recommended to test your water at least twice weekly for optimal results. Regular testing helps prevent issues before they escalate, ensuring a consistently enjoyable experience.
  • Quantity: Each kit contains 50 test strips, providing ample supply for continuous monitoring. With this quantity, you can maintain regular testing without frequent reordering.

Understanding the Importance of Water Testing

Water testing is a critical aspect of pool and spa maintenance. It helps in identifying imbalances and contaminants that can affect water quality and safety. Without regular testing, your pool or spa could become a breeding ground for harmful bacteria and algae, leading to health risks and costly repairs. Here’s a breakdown of the parameters tested by Safe Home strips:

  1. Free Chlorine: Chlorine is a common disinfectant used in pools and spas. It helps eliminate harmful bacteria and algae. Monitoring chlorine levels ensures your water remains safe and clean.
  2. Bromine: Often used as an alternative to chlorine, bromine is effective in killing bacteria and keeping the water clear. Regular testing ensures the right balance is maintained.
  3. pH: The pH level indicates how acidic or basic the water is. Maintaining a balanced pH is essential to prevent skin irritation and equipment corrosion.
  4. Alkalinity: Alkalinity acts as a buffer for pH levels, preventing sudden changes. It helps maintain stable water conditions.
  5. Hardness: Hardness refers to the amount of dissolved minerals in the water. Proper hardness levels prevent scaling on pool surfaces and equipment.
  6. Cyanuric Acid: This stabilizer protects chlorine from being degraded by sunlight. Keeping cyanuric acid levels in check helps maintain effective chlorine levels.

Regular testing of these parameters ensures your pool or spa water remains in optimal condition, providing a safe and pleasant environment for swimming and relaxation.

Not Intended for Saltwater Use

It’s important to note that these test kits are not designed for use in saltwater pools or spas. Saltwater systems have different chemical requirements and need specialized testing kits. However, our test kits are suitable for all other types of pools and spas.

Our Story: A Commitment to Health and Safety

Safe Home® is a brand born from the passion of one family, dedicated to ensuring the health and safety of home environments for over 40 years. Our parent company, Environmental Laboratories, Inc. (ELI), based in Madison, IN, USA, is an EPA-certified testing laboratory with a rich history of innovation and dedication. ELI’s Division, EnviroTestKits®, focuses on keeping families and their pets safe through accurate, affordable, and accessible testing options.

Our family-owned business, with over 40 dedicated employees, has been committed to making a difference in people’s lives through science since its inception. Safe Home® Test Kits are built on a foundation of trust and guided by EPA-certified standards.

Environmental Laboratories, Inc. (ELI) has a rich history of innovation and dedication. As an EPA-certified testing laboratory, ELI adheres to the highest standards of accuracy and reliability. This commitment to excellence extends to our Safe Home® brand, ensuring that every test kit we produce meets rigorous quality standards.

The Safe Home Difference

What sets Safe Home® apart is our dedication to providing accurate, affordable, and accessible testing options. Our mission is to make water testing simple and effective for every household. Here are some key aspects of our approach:

  • Accuracy: Our test kits are designed to provide precise results, giving you confidence in your water quality.
  • Affordability: We believe that everyone should have access to reliable water testing. Our kits are priced to be budget-friendly without compromising on quality.
  • Accessibility: Safe Home® test kits are easy to use, making water testing straightforward for everyone, regardless of technical expertise.

Customer Testimonials

Don’t just take our word for it—our customers have shared their positive experiences with Safe Home® test kits. Here are a few testimonials:

  • “I’ve been using Safe Home® test strips for my pool for over a year, and they are incredibly accurate and easy to use. My pool has never been clearer!” – Jane D.
  • “These test kits are a game-changer. They take the guesswork out of maintaining my spa, and I love the peace of mind they provide.” – Mark T.
  • “Safe Home® has made pool maintenance so much easier. The strips are quick and reliable, and I can test my water in seconds.” – Sarah L.

Tips for Effective Pool & Spa Maintenance

To ensure your pool or spa remains in top condition, follow these additional maintenance tips:

  • Regular Cleaning: Skim the surface, vacuum the bottom, and brush the walls of your pool or spa regularly to remove debris and prevent algae growth.
  • Balanced Chemicals: Use Safe Home® test strips to monitor chemical levels and adjust them as needed. Keeping chemicals balanced prevents skin irritation and equipment damage.
  • Ready to take the first step towards hassle-free pool and spa maintenance? Order your Safe Home® DIY test kit today and start enjoying the benefits of pristine water quality and safety.
  • Shock Treatment: Periodically shock your pool or spa to eliminate contaminants and refresh the water. Follow manufacturer guidelines for best results.
  • Seasonal Maintenance: Prepare your pool or spa for different seasons by adjusting chemical levels and performing thorough cleanings. This ensures year-round enjoyment and longevity of your equipment.


For crystal clear pools, spas, and hot tubs, don’t guess…TEST!® With Safe Home’s 50-strip DIY test kits, maintaining the perfect water balance is simple, swift, and precise. Keep your water pristine and enjoy your aquatic oasis to the fullest. Safe Home® Test Kits are your trusted partner in achieving and maintaining clean, safe water.

Get in touch with us by calling 888-932-6699 or emailing For more information and to purchase your Safe Home® test kit, click here.

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