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Dec 12, 2019
NASHVILLE, Tenn.

Effortlessly Follow Up On Open Estimates Using GSuite, Gmail, Outlook, Yahoo! & More HarkinsHill, LLC., the developer behind the automated sales closing app/system, Closing Commander™, has expanded the app’s email compatibility to include Gsuite, Gmail, Outlook, Yahoo, and other major email providers. That’s good news for service business owners and their teams, who rely on, not just a new system’s effectiveness and time-saving abilities, but also its ability to seamlessly fit with their current ...

Sep 17, 2019

Pool design and building firm (www.klapprodtpools.com) discovers customer satisfaction and improved returns with end-to-end business automation solution (Pool Pro Office) based on FileMaker Serving the Dallas/Fort Worth area, Klapprodt Pools has grown into a 25-person company with a reputation built on a unique approach to designing, constructing and maintaining pools: make it quick, efficient, and personalized for every buyer. No surprises: just gorgeous pools and great service. The company’s 2 ...

Sep 16, 2019

The creative pros talk about trends, inspiration, and what they love most about their jobs Vinyl pool liners have been an industry staple for decades. Thousands of patterns are created and produced, and behind each one is a designer with a story. While builders focus on customers, liner designers strive to make products people want in their backyards. Liner design can be particularly challenging because there’s a simultaneous need to create something fresh that will also stand the test of time. ...

Sep 16, 2019

Vinyl liner is called McDowell This McDowell inground vinyl liner pattern is a 27-mil pool liner showcasing Old World architectural details and beautiful stone work.Contact: (704)365-8070; www.mcewenindustries.com

Sep 16, 2019
PHOENIX, AZ

The introduction of a DMX controller to lighting systems designed by Fiber Creations elevates system effects capabilities to professional performance levels.   Fiber Creations announced its recommendation to add a DMX controller to fiber optic lighting displays. The enhanced systems are highly flexible, programmable, and deliver increased effects features. “This fundamentally changes everything for fiber optic lighting potential,” says Rhonda, owner of Fiber Creations. “Adding a DMX controller t ...
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Sep 15, 2019
Pool Pro O?ce

Visit Pool Pro Office at booth #310 at the International Pool and Spa Expo in New Orleans November 5-7, 2019  See what’s NEW in the industries leading pool project management software for pool builders and service companies.  Pool Pro Office 321-574-0358sales@poolprooffice.comwww.poolprooffice.com

Sep 15, 2019
Pool Pro Office

Pool Pro Office published a FREE iBook from last years International Pool and Spa Expo educational training presented by Mark Richter.  Project Management for Not Pool Builders Dummies.  Go to the iBook store and download your FREE copy of the presentation.

Sep 12, 2019

September 12th, 2019 – H2flow Controls, Inc. is excited to announce the launch of the all-new FlowVis® Digital flow meter for the pool & spa market. FlowVis® Digital is the latest and most significant upgrade to-date to the renowned FlowVis® family. By adding digital functionality to the already unrivaled accuracy and flexibility of FlowVis® flow meters, users will now experience even greater functionality, ease of use, and precision. Unique features such as Pool Turnover Rate, and an ability to ...

Sep 10, 2019

It is with great pleasure that we announce our newest line of luxury, hydrotherapy spas –  ARTESIAN ELITE - designed with the utmost precision and care, the latest in technological advances and the most comfortable and intimate designs available on the market today. ---------------  Las Vegas at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center, Oct 31 – Nov 2, 2018 -------------- It’s no secret that the implementation of a hydrotherapy routine can have a profound impact on your health, longevity and happiness ...

Sep 10, 2019

Artesian Spas is excited to announce that we have expanded our Distribution and Shipping Center to a new warehouse located conveniently a few miles down the road.  This state-of-the-art facility features approximately 34,000 sqf that is being fully customized to maximize the efficiency of our Distribution Department.  Additionally, it boasts 3x the loading docks and ramps.  This increase of loading space from our current manufacturing warehouse dramatically increases our efficiency.  Moving into ...

Sep 10, 2019
Schaumburg, IL

(PR.com)-- Clearon Corp. (“Clearon”), a leading specialty chemical manufacturer headquartered in South Charleston, West Virginia, announced today the launch of Simply Genius, the only patented, multi-functional chlorinating system for above ground pools, a solution designed to provide above-ground pool swimmers with a high-quality swim experience. Compatible with any above-ground pool holding up to 2,650 gallons of water, the Simply Genius system is both childproof and easily installed within fi ...

Sep 09, 2019
TEMPE, ARIZ.

Skimbot is pleased to announce that it has launched in Tempe. Taking a cue from the hundred-year-old concept of harbor skimmers which collect floating navigational hazards within waterways, Skimbot combines the forces of solar power and IoT integration to bring a convenient, eco-friendly and tech-savvy surface cleaning option to pool owners across Arizona, and soon the nation. Skimbot is accepting pre-orders at www.skimbot.com..  Sometimes you just want to dive right into your pool after work bu ...

Sep 05, 2019
MINNEAPOLIS

The Outdoor GreatRoom Company is excited to announce new, updated contract and commercial program for builders, landscapers, and other outdoor design professionals. The new program includes the safe Direct Spark Ignition system, new standard burner sizes, commercial fire pit tables, in-stock and custom ready-to-finish fire table bases, and commercial safety accessories. As a Minnesota manufacturer, The Outdoor GreatRoom Company now offers in-stock long, linear Crystal Fire® Plus burners in a var ...

Sep 05, 2019

Advances in the design and construction of package pools have made measuring a pool for a vinyl liner more challenging than ever. Using traditional measuring techniques including A-B point to point measurement can be both difficult and time consuming. Add to that the challenge of finding quality employees and it’s easy to see why pool professionals are frustrated with wasted time and costly measuring mistakes. To help resolve this challenge for our customers, Tara has invested in the development ...

Sep 05, 2019

One of the greatest advantages of vinyl liner pools is the relative ease of updating them. Whether it’s a simple liner replacement or a complete pool renovation, vinyl liner pools can be transformed in ways that gunite and fiberglass pools can’t. New colors and patterns are added every year helping to drive homeowners desire to update their pool. Innovations in recent years have added to the possibilities for customization, allowing homeowners to make their pool unique. Whether your customer jus ...

Sep 05, 2019

Safety Covers sales can help you bridge the gap between the end of pool season and the spring opening. Over time, safety cover installations will help you build a steady source of recurring service work and replacement sales. Compared to other types of pool covers and safety products, pool safety covers provide the most consistent on-going revenue for your business. Growing Market for Safety CoversSafety covers are an excellent revenue stream for your business. First, the market for safety cover ...

Sep 05, 2019

We are excited to announce the launch of our completely redesigned website, www.taraliners.com. This new site has a beautiful new interactive layout that uses the latest in web technology to improve the user experience. We’ve updated and expanded the content including new images and videos. This new responsive design helps guide you and your customers to the resources you need. We worked with our designers to make it easier to use, simple to navigate and focused on the needs of our customers. Wh ...

Sep 04, 2019

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Sep 04, 2019

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Sep 04, 2019

Please introduce yourself to our readers with a brief description of your company.   We as the leader spa manufacturer in Europe, put our focus on quality and innovation as our key success factor within the industry. With the latest smart spa solutions and innovative massage experience weightily recommend and introduce our products to the US market. Describe your company philosophy. Our corporate mission is to provide the best quality product, with the best massage, and relaxation experience, on ...

Sep 03, 2019
MINNEAPOLIS

As the leader in the outdoor living industry, The Outdoor GreatRoom Company is excited to debut the Axel Gas Fire Pit Table. The Axel Gas Fire Pit Table features an all-around charcoal powder-coated steel construction. This unique design encompasses the favorite elements of rustic, industrial design with a simplistic, modern approach. The heavy-duty construction pairs with the flames’ warm glow for a welcoming look and feel in the backyard. The 16” Round Crystal Fire® Burner is UL Listed for saf ...

Sep 03, 2019
Hasbrouck Heights, NJ

In advance of the 2019 National Football League season, Imperial International has released an array of innovative products ideal for tailgates, barbeques, and more. The rollout of new products that launched this summer will support the outdoor leisure market when the 100th NFL season kicks off on September 4th, 2019.   Leading the new additions are the Barrel and Bucket grills, charcoal grilling solutions designed for die-hard NFL fans. The Barrel Grill is made from a 55-gallon oil drum and fea ...

Aug 29, 2019
St. Petersburg, FL.

Techno-Solis was awarded one of the first OG-400 certifications for their solar swimming pool water heating systems. One of two manufacturers to complete the new program, the certification proves compliance with the ICC 902/APSP 902/SRCC 400 Solar Pool and Spa Heating System Standard.  Developed in conjunction with the Association of Pool & Spa Professionals (APSP), the ANSI-approved Solar Pool and Spa Heating System standard addresses minimum requirements for solar water heating systems designe ...

Aug 29, 2019
MINNEAPOLIS

The Outdoor GreatRoom Company™ (OGC) hosted its fifth annual Outdoor GreatRoom Conference on Aug. 21-22 at their corporate headquarters in Burnsville, Minnesota. Staff, sales representatives, and some customers from across the U.S. and Canada were brought together for this two-day event. A main focus of the conference was the release of the Crystal Fire® Plus burner technology to customers and a new program for commercial or contract use. Another highlight from the event included a Light the Nig ...

Aug 29, 2019
New Orleans, Louisiana

Wet Edge Technologies is a leading manufacturer of interior swimming pool finishes. We source, manufacture and market the next generation of durable, beautiful, and unique pool finishes that consumers recognize and request. Our three new employees are making quite an impact. Their work ethic and positive outlooks could not have fit into our company culture any better. Wet Edge Technologies is customer-centric and believes in providing a positive dealer experience that drives repeat business and ...

Aug 29, 2019
New Orleans, Louisiana

Wet Edge Technologies is a leading manufacturer of interior swimming pool finishes. We source, manufacture, and market the next generation of durable, beautiful, and unique pool finishes that consumers recognize and request. During the design phase of a pool project, contractors often deal with clients that are focused on the water color that their finish will cast. Their desire to tie the pool’s water color into a design element, architecture or a theme can be a daunting task. To aid the pool b ...

Aug 29, 2019
New Orleans, Louisiana

Expansion at our Mississippi plant and quarry is nearing completion. The expansion was critical to the company’d continued growth. Wet Edge Technologies is a leading manufacturer of interior swimming pool finishes. We source, manufacture, and market the next generation of durable, beautiful, and unique pool finishes that consumers recognize and request. In 2018 we committed substantial financial resources to the growth of the business. At the production facility in Mississippi, we completed the ...

Aug 29, 2019
New Orleans, Louisiana

Every one of our pebbles has a long journey before finally finding a home in a backyard pool. In this newly released video series, our founder, Laurence Turley, tells the story of how he acquired one particular type of stone in South America. Wet Edge Technologies is a leading manufacturer of interior swimming pool finishes. We source, manufacture, and market the next generation of durable, beautiful, and unique pool finishes that consumers recognize and request.  We love telling the story of ho ...

Aug 29, 2019
New Orleans, Louisiana

Plaster, pebble, quartz, or polished finishes are common pool finish types. This video goes in depth to explain our product lines and sometimes the subtle differences between the finishes. The benefits and challenge of each type of finish are discussed to help pool owners make an educated decision. Wet Edge Technologies is a leading manufacturer of interior swimming pool finishes. We source, manufacture, and market the next generation of durable, beautiful, and unique pool finishes that consumer ...

Aug 27, 2019

We at HIDE believe that if a job's worth doing, it's worth doing well. So why compromise the aesthetics of your newly landscaped environment with a plastic skimmer lid, fragile finger hole, messy drain cover or unsightly access point? Now there's a safe, reliable alternative, that is seamless and stunning, and the name to remember is HIDE! HIDE's extensive range of innovative lids blend into your landscaped environment like no other, offering ease of installation for the contractor and a visuall ...

Aug 27, 2019

Sophisticated, seamless covers that disappear into your landscape HIDE Skimmer and Access Covers blend right into any surrounding hardscape, such as tile, stone, decking, concrete and pavers. Get creative and mix it up for that million-dollar finish to any landscape. Stand out from the rest and only use the best! • Supplied in a kit and ready to install on-site• A quality product made from 316L Marine Grade Stainless Steel• Features an Edge Protector and solid stainless-steel inlay cover for the ...

Aug 27, 2019

Making life easier for the contractor! While delighting every customer!  HIDE Concrete Covers utilize a specially designed Edge Protector which provides the perfect reinforcement for a wet-pour concrete. The HIDE Concrete kit is filled and finished at the same time as the landscape surrounds, ensuring the lid perfectly matches the selected surface finish in both texture and color. If you want to finish your pool surrounds in concrete, a HIDE cover provides a million-dollar finish evert time! Sta ...

Aug 27, 2019

Beautify your landscape one inspection point at a time! HIDE Access Covers blend right into any surrounding hardscape, such as tile, stone, decking, concrete and pavers. Get creative and mix it up for that million-dollar finish to any landscape. Access covers provide easy entry to service points such as: • drain waste vent (DWV)• water table pipe• water and balance tanks• taps and irrigation• valves and meters• electrical junction box Other applications include: • Esky box cover• Counter waste c ...

Aug 27, 2019

Never put an ugly grate in your landscape again! HIDE Drain covers allow for your chosen landscape material to seamlessly conceal the drain access, resulting in a visually appealing and discreet service cover. HIDE Drain Cover Kits are designed to suit a water intake compatible with a standard 3 1/2" or 4" (9cm or 10cm) drainage network, providing superior safety and performance. Stand out from the rest and only use the best! • Supplied in a kit and ready to install on-site• A quality product ma ...

Aug 19, 2019

ZIPLEVEL is a faster, easier, rugged alternative to rotary lasers and builder’s levels and is the World's only pressurized level, free from crippling bubble formation. Unlike conventional levels, ZIPLEVEL lets you unpack in two seconds, and truly work alone with paper thin precision over unlimited ranges without line-of-sight, distance error, factory calibration or math and pack up in under five seconds. The job site rugged ZIPLEVEL has 16 powerful built-in functions. One of these functions is t ...

Aug 19, 2019

LeakTronics, the industry leader in leak detection equipment manufacturing and training offers an intensive swimming pool inspection program that trains to inspect with a 300 point inspection checklist. Enrollees will also learn the complete leak detection program that LeakTronics is famous for and the entire program is taught online, from the technicians home or office, on their own time. Starting a business in leak detection and swimming pool inspection has never been easier, and with all equi ...

Aug 19, 2019

At the International Pool And Spa Expo, attendees will have access to the new 1 1/2 inch (1.5 inch) Hand Held Video Pro and other listening technology from LeakTronics for the leak detection industry. Leaktronics, the worldwide leader in leak detection equipment manufacturing and distribution, will be showcasing new technology at the International Pool and Spa Expo at the Ernest Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, November 5th through November 7th. LeakTronics will be at booth #1635 and wil ...

Aug 19, 2019

A free series of instructional videos from LeakTronics offers an inside view on turning leak detection into paid repair work. LeakTronics, the leading manufacturer and global distributor of leak detection equipment and training, has launched a series of videos through YouTube that aid leak detection specialists in the business of turning swimming pool leak detections into ongoing paid pool repair work. LeakTronics founder, Darren Merlob, is more than just a leak detection equipment developer. Wi ...

Aug 19, 2019

PVC and plastic pipes are easily identifiable with listening equipment and the Pulse Generator by LeakTronics. LeakTronics, the leader in electronic listening equipment manufacturing and global distribution, offers the Pulse Generator pipe locator for purchase directly through the company website to locate pipes and plumbing lines underground with ease. Buried plastic, PVC, Pex and standard metal pipes can all be identified using the acoustic pulse distributed through the pipe by the Pulse Gener ...

Aug 19, 2019

With training and equipment packages under $4000 for verified military veterans, starting a profitable service career in leak detection is easily within reach. LeakTronics, the leading manufacturer and distributor of LeakTronics professional leak detection equipment, offers an online training platform packaged with their Pro Complete leak detection kit to launch a career in in swimming pool leak detection. Online training can be completed in as little as one weeks time from home and with the bra ...

Aug 15, 2019
LOS ANGELES

No. 1 management software platform for home service and commercial contractors is one of the fastest-growing, most innovative private companies in America  ServiceTitan, the world's leading all-in-one software for residential HVAC, plumbing, electrical and other home service professionals and commercial contractor businesses, was named to the 2019 Inc. 500 list of fastest-growing private companies in America.  ServiceTitan was recognized by Inc. for the third year in a row, with 903% growth over ...

Aug 14, 2019
Tempe, AZ

Tempe, AZ (August 14, 2019) – Make a splash this season aboard these fabulous pool floats. Choose sweet, White Swan ($19.99) or scary, Indoraptor ($29.95) to showcase your personality without saying a word. Considered “the luxury car of swimming pool toys,” Coconut Float's extensive selection is as innovative as can be with truly something for everyone – Rainbow Poop ($25.95), perhaps?  If you are attending a pool party or invited to a summer birthday, this is the WOW gift everyone will want to ...

Aug 14, 2019
Tempe, AZ

Salus Brands LLC has acquired several key brand assets from Kangaroo Manufacturing and will handle all wholesale orders for the brands, the new owner announced. Salus Brands is a privately-held business. Its ownership has a strong history of retail business success that includes running operations with annual sales well into 9 figures. Salus Brands intends to grow the company into a premier toy manufacturing operation with a focus on innovative and quality products. The company’s top executives ...

Aug 13, 2019

Spa Electrics has been servicing the global pool and spa industry for over 43 years. As an industry leader in underwater lighting, Spa Electrics are splashing into the United States Pool and Spa industry.Spa Electrics CEO Kevin Rust said that he is proud of all the products that have been specifically selected for the American market.“We are excited to be joining the American pool industry and are confident that all our American customers will have a positive response to the products we have on ...

Aug 02, 2019
Owens Cross Roads, AL.

Tara Manufacturing, one of the leading manufacturers of vinyl pool liners and pool safety covers, is releasing a new pool measuring device, the Tara Laser II, that can measure a pool perimeter in as little as 3.5 minutes. The new Tara Laser II uses two powerful lasers to automatically scan the perimeter of a pool with up to ¼ inch accuracy. The laser unit is placed on a tripod in the center of the pool and runs a 360° scan of the perimeter. Depending on the speed of the scan, the laser can measu ...

Jul 31, 2019
LOS ANGELES

No. 1 management software platform for home service and commercial contractors shares common foundation with Montana-based company, plans for adoption of CUC Software customers ServiceTitan, the world’s leading all-in-one software for residential HVAC, plumbing, electrical and other home service professionals and commercial contractor businesses, announced today its acquisition of CUC Software, Inc., an all-in-one service business software system headquartered in Billings, Montana, whose custome ...

Jul 30, 2019

FlowBright Plus is the latest product available from Hydro-flux Aqua Products. The original FlowBright – our revolutionary water-powered swimming pool light that generates its own electricity – was introduced to the market in 2018, making waves at the International Pool, Spa, and Patio Expo in Las Vegas, Piscine Global in Lyon, and Spatex in Coventry. While we could not have dreamt for a better reception, we did learn the limitations of our current model and what was needed to take FlowBright to ...

Jul 22, 2019
Schaumburg, IL

(PR.com) -- Clearon Corp. (“Clearon”), a leading specialty chemical manufacturer headquartered in South Charleston, West Virginia, announced today the launch of AquaFinesse Pool Tabs, an environmentally friendly biofilm removal technology. AquaFinesse Pool Tabs boasts not only cleaner, softer water quality, but also improved energy efficiency, reduction in pool service labor and a net reduction of calcium hypochlorite demand of up to 50%. The product is compatible with any type of commercial poo ...

Jul 19, 2019
Dallas, Texas

Ragels to Add Three Retail Outlets and 25 Mobile Units to Global Retail Pool Brand Tucson-based Patio Pools & Spas owners Nicole and Gene Ragel announced the conversion of their pool supply and service business under the Poolwerx franchise as their partnership became effective on June 17th, 2019. The Ragels will continue to operate their construction business as Patio Pools & Spas, and both their construction business and Poolwerx pool supply and service business will remain locally owned and op ...

Jul 18, 2019
LOS ANGELES

World's leading all-in-one software for residential HVAC, plumbing, electrical, and other home service businesses to provide Service Experts with business management software and field operations tools – Service Experts, one of North America’s leading home services companies and provider of furnaces, air conditioners, other HVAC rental products and plumbing services, announced today that it has entered into an agreement with home service software provider ServiceTitan. ServiceTitan, the world’s ...

Jul 17, 2019
LOS ANGELES

Home services management software provider announces new ServiceTitan Marketing Pro, ServiceTitan Phones Pro products at Pantheon User Conference.  ServiceTitan, the world’s leading all-in-one software for home service businesses, unveiled two new products yesterday with the release of ServiceTitan Marketing Pro and ServiceTitan Phones Pro at its annual user conference, Pantheon. ServiceTitan Marketing Pro and ServiceTitan Phones Pro are two new add-on products that ServiceTitan believes will ta ...

Jul 16, 2019
PASADENA, Calif

Home services management provider holds annual user conference highlighting keynotes, training and best practices for transforming home services  ServiceTitan, the world’s leading all-in-one software for home service businesses, is currently hosting Pantheon, their annual conference for ServiceTitan’s community of customers, partners and prospects.  Pantheon leverages the principles of the ancient Greeks who used to gather to share knowledge and strategies. It is designed to provide industry ins ...

Jul 09, 2019
Schaumburg, IL

(PR.com)-- Clearon Corp. (“Clearon”), a leading specialty chemical manufacturer headquartered in South Charleston, West Virginia, announced today the launch of ClearControl® CMIT 14% and 1.5% (5-chloro-2-methyl-4-isothiazolin-3-one, also known as CMIT), both industrial biocides. This most recent addition to Clearon's expanding portfolio comes at the request of its growing industrial customer base, particularly those interested in the natural synergies with Clearon's portfolio of biofilm eliminat ...

Jul 08, 2019

Poolwerx, a franchise-model pool servicing company, is expecting to grow to more than 200 stores and over 600 vans in the United States by 2024 – with only 43 stores and 195 vans currently operating in the country. CEO and Founder John O’Brien created the company in 1995 in Australia, where he’s originally from. He then expanded to the states in 2014, selecting Dallas as headquarters for Poolwerx's U.S. operations. In looking for an industry that would take off under the franchising model, O'Bri ...

Jun 10, 2019

 100% Up-Front Funding, NO DRAWS / Stages! No Cert. of Completion or Pictures Needed Loans Close in Days, Not Weeks Terms up to 15 years We Can Get ANY Home Improvement Funded No Dealer / Contractor Costs To Work with HFS Financial 1. Go To www.hfsfinancial.net2. Click the Dealer Tab on the Menu Bar3. Fill Out the 30-Second Dealer Form4. Check your Inbox within 24 hours.The Email(s) will contain your unique HFS Financial Link to embed on your site.The Emails(s) will also contain promo fliers to ...

Jun 10, 2019

100% Up-Front Funding, NO DRAWS / Stages!No Cert. of Completion or Pictures NeededLoans Close in Days, Not WeeksTerms up to 15 yearsWe Can Get ANY Home Improvement FundedNo Dealer / Contractor Costs To Work with HFS Financial 1. Go To www.hfsfinancial.net2. Click the Dealer Tab on the Menu Bar3. Fill Out the 30-Second Dealer Form4. Check your Inbox within 24 hours.The Email(s) will contain your unique HFS Financial Link to embed on your site.The Emails(s) will also contain promo fliers to hand o ...

Jun 10, 2019

100% Up-Front Funding, NO DRAWS / Stages!No Cert. of Completion or Pictures NeededLoans Close in Days, Not WeeksTerms up to 15 yearsWe Can Get ANY Home Improvement FundedNo Dealer / Contractor Costs To Work with HFS Financial 1. Go To www.hfsfinancial.net2. Click the Dealer Tab on the Menu Bar3. Fill Out the 30-Second Dealer Form4. Check your Inbox within 24 hours.The Email(s) will contain your unique HFS Financial Link to embed on your site.The Emails(s) will also contain promo fliers to hand o ...

Jun 06, 2019

The Protect-A-Child Pool Fence is a removable mesh pool fence designed to help reduce drownings in pools and spas.  Numerous heights are available for both pets, children, and to meet all fence codes. The fence consists of a finely woven mesh supported by strong, solid core composite fiberglass support posts guaranteed for life against breakage and bending. It is climb resistant, virtually transparent, compact, and completely removable in minutes.  Visit our website at www.protectachild.com or c ...

Jun 06, 2019

Your choice of pool fence is important. Don't assume that because fences may look alike they are alike. After your child has knocked the fence down and gained access to the pool is the wrong time to realize you bought the wrong fence. Those searching out the cheapest prices will typically find a fence with weak support posts and mesh susceptible to UV degradation that could fail you when you need them to do their job. We see many ridiculous claims of product and component sufficiency and even su ...

May 23, 2019
Fortville, Ind

Another leading edge innovation from fiberglass pool manufacturer, Thursday Pools  Tanning ledges are increasingly in demand in fiberglass pools. Pool owners love the luxury of being able to bask in the sun while cooling their heels in the water on a large, built­in tanning ledge. However, these ledges have created a major challenge for fiberglass pool installers, as they have struggled to find ways to support the ledges with backfill.  Traditionally, installers have used crushed stone or flowab ...

May 15, 2019
Utah

Messaging, reviews, and insights for lcoal businesses.  The way that consumers find, engage, and choose a business has changed dramatically in recent years. Instead of turning to their family and friends for recommendations or frequenting the same businesses over and over again, they are turning to the internet to help them make purchase decisions. As a result, businesses that don’t make it convenient for consumers to find and interact with them online are going to be left behind.  Benefits of u ...

May 01, 2019
Missoula, MT

Aqua Creek is proud to introduce the newest addition in our lineup of pool lifts, The Mighty 400 & The Mighty 600. The Mighty series is ADA compliant and UL Certified to meet pool lift standard 60335-2-1000.The Mightys’ feature an adjustable height seat pole allowing 6" of additional adjustment in 2" increments. These lifts provide versatility and accessibility solutions with greater water drafts and a setback up to 44".Designed for in ground anchoring, the Mighty series will accommodate existin ...

Apr 18, 2019

The Infamous Watergate Hotel  The Situation The Watergate Hotel in Washington, D.C., is best known as the site of one of the biggest political scandals in American history, thanks to a break-in at the Democratic National Committee headquarters housed in the hotel’s adjoining office complex, which eventually led to President Richard Nixon’s resignation. After countless renovations and an ownership battle as tricky as the Watergate investigation itself, the hotel recently reopened after being shut ...

Apr 18, 2019

LATICRETE Southeast Asia has the solution for Marina Bay Sands Pool in the Sky By Eric Carson LATICRETE has earned a global reputation for the ability to provide the specification details, technical support and complete product system for the installation of tile and stone with continued success on an increasing number of super high-profile swimming pool projects. Headlining the most recent list for LATICRETE both in scope and visibility begins with the Water Cube pools in Beijing for the Michae ...

Apr 18, 2019

U.S. Naval Academy's Competition Pools Receive Gold Medal Tile Installation with LATICRETE Materials By Ron Treister The United States' military academies each have specific, unique traits distinguishing themselves not only from each other, but from the rest of the country's higher-education institutions. The United States Naval Academy has been educating and training individuals who primarily patrol the waters, internationally, since 1845… and, currently is the highest-ranked public liberal art ...

Apr 18, 2019

Situation Penn State’s men’s and women’s swimming teams compete against the best athletes in the NCAA’s Division 1. And, to compete against the best, the school needs the best facilities. The McCoy Natatorium, Penn State’s main swimming facility, features a 1960s-era Olympic-size pool that began to show its age in early 2014. Tiles were loose and cracking in the pool and throughout the decking. The grout between tiles was deteriorating, and water was reaching the underlying concrete. When Penn S ...

Apr 18, 2019

Situation For the University of North Carolina Tar Heels men’s basketball team, the Dean Smith Center isn’t just an arena where games are played -- the venue, and its locker rooms, are an important motivator for players and an invaluable recruitment tool for impressing potential recruits. Having been 15 years since the locker rooms were last updated, the elite team decided it was time for an upgrade that matched their reputation as a breeding ground for many of the sport's top athletes, includin ...

Apr 08, 2019
Schaumburg, IL

(PR.com)-- Clearon Corp. (“Clearon”), a leading specialty chemical manufacturer headquartered in South Charleston, West Virginia, announced today it has opened a Midwest Sales & Business Operations office in Schaumburg, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago. The company's accelerated growth, recent acquisition of AquaFinesse and future-forward business model has resulted in the need to expand both the team, and its core capabilities. “This recent investment underscores Clearon's commitment to support th ...

Jan 29, 2019
Charleston, WV

(PR.com)-- Clearon Corp. Announces Acquisition of AquaFinesse LLC. Clearon Corp (“Clearon”) announced today that they have successfully completed the acquisition of the AquaFinesse LLC business from Special Water Group - The Netherlands, the global leader of innovating environmentally friendly solutions to eliminate biofilm. “Clearon is delighted to announce this next step in our transformation. While it was launched initially for the recreational water treatment market, the AquaFinesse technolo ...

Jan 28, 2019

Daldorado, LLC, the only American pool grating company that follows International Building Code (IBC) standards, is pleased to announce the appointment of Stephen P. Votta as Principal - Business Development. Stephen brings with him over 35 years of experience in the aquatics industry, procuring and expanding strategic business partnerships worldwide. Stephen joins Daldorado, LLC after nearly 25 years with Neptune-Benson in various regional and national sales management positions, most notably a ...

Dec 04, 2018
Las Vegas, NV

SilkBalance Gems Named Top Green Product at International Pool | Spa | Patio Show SilkBalance Water Care Solutions won top honors at the 2018 International Pool | Spa | Patio Show, being named the BEST GREEN PRODUCT at the industry’s top trade show. “It’s nice to be recognized after working so hard to bring simple water care to hot tub owners,” said SilkBalance Director of Operations, Joe Dolnik. To celebrate its 10th year in business, SilkBalance launched a dissoluble gem format of the formula ...

Nov 30, 2018
Eggenstein/Germany

Testing your pool water can be a real pain. Is my pH-value balanced? Still enough chlorine in water? Alkalinity (acid capacity) and Cyanuric Acid (stabilizer) in acceptable range? Test strips and Pooltesters are frequently used as Photometers seemed to be reserved for professionals simply because they are expensive. Luckily, time has changed and we have launched an inexpensive Photometer that everyone can afford! The new PoolLab 1.0 Photometer by Wateri.d./Pool-i.d. is easy to use, gives accurat ...

Nov 01, 2018
Missoula, MT

All New ProWave Aquatic Bike Aqua Creek is pleased to announce that starting in January of 2019 we will be offering a brand new spin bike for aquatic environments.  The new ProWave Pool Bike was designed for aquatic spin classes and as a companion product to our Aqua Creek TidalWave Pool Bike for rehab applications. The ProWave features all stainless steel construction with powder coat finish in three standard colors and 5 additional non-standard colors to customize to your facility.  Adjustable ...

Sep 05, 2018
MINNEAPOLIS

The Outdoor GreatRoom Company continues to innovate with the exciting debut of the Denali Brew gas fire pit table. The Denali Brew fire table features a corrugated galvanized metal base framed in popular mocha-stained wood. The Sienna Suede ultracompact top with matching burner cover completes the unique, rustic design. Remove the burner cover and safely store it with the easyto-use storage clips on the base. A convenient bottle opener on the fire table makes entertaining and relaxing stress-fre ...

Jul 30, 2018
ST. LOUIS

Nidec Motor Corporation (NMC), a leading global manufacturer of motors, drives and automated systems, has announced a $100,000 donation to the Missouri University of Science & Technology (Missouri S&T). The gift will fund the relocation and expansion of the undergraduate power lab in the electrical and computer engineering department at the University and also support equipment upgrades in the lab. “We are very pleased to contribute to Missouri S&T, a leader in academic excellence,” says Tim Sch ...

Jul 27, 2018
Eggenstein/Germany

Pooltesters are widely considered as a quick and reliable tool to measure the most important water values. Unfortunately, pooltesters only provide up to 3 parameters plus the color chart to compare is usually divided in steps, which sometimes makes it difficult to make a match. The new FlexiTester of Water-i.d. allows the user more flexibility. The tester itself is used like a regular pooltester. Water is scooped, a tablet is added and the water develops a color. Differing from a pooltester, whe ...

Jun 27, 2018
Fortville, IN

Thursday Pools increasing number of employees, safety and capacity Indiana fiberglass pool manufacturer, Thursday Pools, announced the launch of the planned 40,000 square foot expansion of their manufacturing facility. The expansion will bring the total space of their facility to 100,000 square feet, increasing production, storage and employmentcapacities. “We’re excited and we’re ready,” said Bill Khamis, Thursday Pools CFO. “We just added onto our facility two years ago, but we’re still growin ...

Jun 26, 2018
Sandwich, MA

Ann and David Anslem, owners of Weatherdeck Patio Umbrella Stands, LLC in Sandwich, Massachusetts, are pleased to bring their new Patent-Pending In-ground Patio Umbrella Stand to the outdoor living marketplace. Designed on Cape Cod, and manufactured locally, this patio stand is literally ground- breaking. When adding an in-ground pool to their home on Cape Cod, Ann and David looked for an in-ground umbrella support system that would be easy to set up and take down; would not take away from the b ...

May 16, 2018
ST. LOUIS

Nidec Motor Corporation’s AQUA-SHIELD® motors are consumers’ top choice for pool motors and among their top 50 pool-related products, according to Pool & Spa News, a leading source of product information, marketing and management tips, and design ideas for professionals in the pool and spa market. The chosen products are the result of reader response to the Pool & Spa News’ 2018 New Products issue. AQUA-SHIELD® was the only motor line that made the list. Nidec designed the U. S. Motors® brand AQ ...

Apr 27, 2018
Eggenstein/Deutschland

Water-i.d. Germany and its strongholds in USA, UK, UAE and India, provides a full range of water testing equipment “Made in Germany” for various industries. Special designed kits for Drinking water, waste water, boiler water, cooling towers and the marine industry use the full range of products, Water-i.d. offers which are: German made reagents, Photometers, Electronic Meters, Comparators, Dipslides for Bacteria testing, Mini-Kits, Testblocks and test strips. Especially the “PrimeLab 1.0 Multite ...

Mar 13, 2018
Fortville, IN

Another groundbreaking innovation from the fiberglass pool industry’s leader! Indiana fiberglass pool manufacturer, Thursday Pools, a leader in innovation and design in the fiberglass pool industry, has designed the world’s first beach entry fiberglass pool . This innovation is utility and design patentpending. Beach entry pools have recently gained popularity at resorts and upscale hotels and have become a soughtafter feature in custom, residential gunite inground pools. Prior to this invention ...

Mar 02, 2017
Eggenstein/Deutschland

Water-i.d. Germany and its strongholds in USA, UK, UAE and India, provides a full range of water testing equipment “Made in Germany” for various industries. Special designed kits for Drinking water, waste water, boiler water, cooling towers and the marine industry use the full range of products, Water-i.d. offers which are: German made reagents, Photometers, Electronic Meters, Comparators, Dipslides for Bacteria testing, Mini-Kits, Testblocks and test strips. Especially the “PrimeLab 1.0 Multite ...

May 02, 2019
Dallas, TX

International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo Launches 2nd Annual Million Dollar Pool Design ChallengeDesigners and students/groups have until August 16, 2019 to submit their concept. May 2, 2019 — (Dallas, TX)—Organizers of the International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo™ (PSP Expo) are now accepting entries into the 2019 Million Dollar Pool Design Challenge. The competition is designed to give pool and landscape designers, builders, and outdoor living architects a real-world scenario from which to deliver i ...

Jan 22, 2019
COLORADO SPRINGS, CO and ALEXANDRIA, VA

The National Swimming Pool Foundation® (NSPF) and the Association of Pool & Spa Professionals (APSP) today announced that the organizations will unify to form the Pool & Hot Tub Alliance. The unification was approved by the boards of directors of both organizations on January 18 and 19, respectively, and work is currently underway to establish and formalize governance, structure, and operations. The unified organization is scheduled to officially begin operations on April 1. The new organization ...

Nov 15, 2018
Las Vegas, NV

The International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo™ (PSP Expo), sponsored by the Association of Pool & Spa Professionals (APSP), was a big winner in Las Vegas, NV, October 31-November 2, 2018, bringing an impressive sampling of more products, more education and more engagement. The entire industry was represented at the 2018 PSP Expo, with 10,082 pool, spa, and outdoor living professionals from across the country and around the world. The exposition spanned 133,080 sq. ft., and was packed with brand new ...

Oct 08, 2018
Dallas, TX

Finalists have been announced; four professionals and one student will present their entries at the International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo on October 31, 2018. Organizers of the International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo™ (PSP Expo) are excited to announce the finalists for the Million Dollar Pool Design Challenge. The competition is designed to give pool and landscape designers, builders, and outdoor living architects a real-world scenario from which to deliver innovative design solutions without th ...

Oct 03, 2018
Dallas, TX

Organizers of the International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo™ (PSP Expo), sponsored by The Association of Pool & Spa Professionals (APSP), have announced a new lineup of show floor education courses to take place at this year’s event. The 2018 PSP Expo will take place October 31, 2018 - November 2, 2018 at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, Nevada. The PSP Expo is the industry’s largest event in North America, bringing the entire outdoor living industry together for three days of education, exhibits, and net ...

Aug 06, 2018
Dallas, TX

International Pool | Spa | Patio  Expo to Offer Hands-On Demonstrations presented by APSP University Hydraulics, systems integration for commercial pools, and tile applications to be covered through hands-on demonstrations at the premier event for the pool/spa/patio industry August 6, 2018— Organizers of the International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo™ (PSP Expo), sponsored by The Association of Pool & Spa Professionals (APSP), have announced a new lineup of hands-on demonstrations to take place at ...

Jul 27, 2018
Dallas, Texas

Designers have until August 31, 2018 to submit their concept. Entries from students will be accepted through September 14, 2018. Organizers of the International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo™ (PSP Expo) are now accepting entries into the Million Dollar Pool Design Challenge. The competition is designed to give pool and landscape designers, builders, and outdoor living architects a real-world scenario from which to deliver innovative design solutions without the restraints of a budget. The PSP Expo t ...

Jun 22, 2018
Las Vegas, NV

Registration has officially opened for the 2018 International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo™ (PSP Expo), which returns to Las Vegas, NV for the first time since 2015. The exposition, sponsored by The Association of Pool & Spa Professionals (APSP), will be held October 31-November 2, 2018 at Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Bayside Halls D-F. Pre-conference, which includes certifications programs offered by APSP, GENESIS®, National Swimming Pool Foundation® (NSPF®), National Plasterers Council (NPC), ...

Jan 31, 2018
Las Vegas, NV

The International Pool Spa | Patio Expo, sponsored by The Association of Pool and Spa Professionals (APSP), has opened its call for presentations, seeking dynamic content from industry thought-leaders and business, marketing, and leadership professionals. The expo will be held October 31-November 2 at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, with pre-conference commencing on October 28. Over 10,500 total pool, spa, and outdoor living and other industry professionals will attend the B2B event. The conference p ...

Nov 20, 2017
Orlando, FL

The International Pool Spa Patio Expo, sponsored by The Association of Pool & Spa Professionals,  has concluded in Orlando, FL after great success. The event was held November 1-3, 2017 with pre-conference programs commencing on October 29. Over 9,500 total pool, spa, and outdoor living professionals attended the event. The exposition spanned 133,850 sq. ft., showcasing 463 exhibiting companies. “It was unclear how Hurricane Irma would play a role in this year’s event,” commented Tracy Garcia, ...

Oct 10, 2017
Orlando, FL

The session, Before and After the Storm: Disaster Safety, Prevention, and Response is tailored to the pool, spa, and outdoor living industry to assist them in education and servicing their customers when a natural disaster occurs. The International Pool Spa Patio Expo will facilitate a panel discussion at the annual conference and exposition to prepare swimming pool servicers, builders, and other professionals on how to react when a natural disaster affects their customers. The panel will be hel ...

Sep 13, 2017
Orlando, FL

We will see you in OrlandoThe PSP Expo team’s thoughts are with all impacted by Hurricane Irma and who have loved ones, homes, and other connections in the affected areas.The safety of our attendees and exhibitors is our main priority.  The Orange County Convention Center, airports, and hotels are open for business and the PSP Expo is moving forward as originally scheduled.

Aug 11, 2017
Orlando, FL

The International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo (PSP Expo), sponsored by The Association of Pool & Spa Professionals (APSP) has received approval to offer DBPR/CILB Continuing Education Units (CEUs) from the State of Florida. Approval has been given to 16 courses within PSP Expo’s core conference program and two pre-conference programs offered by GENESIS. “CEUs are essential to maintain licensure in the State of Florida and to stay current with industry practices,” commented Tracy Garcia, CEM, Show Di ...

Jun 27, 2017
Orlando, FL

The International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo, sponsored by The Association of Pool & Spa Professionals, has announced the return of the Spa Retailer VIP Program and a new, additional VIP program targeting high-volume pool builders based on annual revenue. The programs encourage participation of key stakeholders by incentivizing them to attend. Nominations for both programs are now open and can be submitted at www.poolspapatio.com/vip. Last year’s Spa Retail VIP Program, sponsored by SpaRetailer ma ...

Jun 20, 2017
Orlando, FL

Registration is open for the 2017 International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo™, which returns to the Orlando, FL for the first time since 2014. The exposition, sponsored by The Association of Pool & Spa Professionals, will be held November 1-3, 2017 at the Orange County Convention Center. Pre-show conference begins October 29, 2017 with extensive educational offerings throughout the duration of the show days. The largest exposition of its kind in North America, the 2014 event attracted 11,103 total at ...

Jul 13, 2016
New Orleans, LA

The International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo (PSP) has announced its partnership with SpaRetailer magazine to launch the VIP Program sponsored by SpaRetailer magazine. The program will take place in conjunction with the 2016 edition of the International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo, to be held in New Orleans, LA, United States. Education begins on October 30, 2016 and the exposition on November 2, 2016. Both conclude on November 4, 2016.The VIP Program sponsored by SpaRetailer incentivizes spa retailers ...

Jun 23, 2016
New Orleans, LA

The International Pool | Spa | Patio has opened attendee and press registration. The event’s conference program will be held Oct. 30-Nov. 4, 2016 and the expo hall will be open Nov. 2-4, 2016. This year, the exposition returns to New Orleans, Louisiana, at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center for the first time since 2012. Last year’s exposition drew 11,556 total attendees. This year’s exposition will feature over 525 companies in 137,600 square feet of exhibit space. “We’ve noticed a shift i ...

Dec 14, 2015
Dallas, Texas

The 2016 International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo [PSP] has issued a Call for Presentations to all educators, consultants and specialists from around the world who want to share their knowledge and business expertise as presenters for the educational conference program.    Taking place October 30 – November 4, 2016, at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, Louisiana, the educational conference program presents the latest trends in the pool, spa and backyard industry designed to he ...

Dec 07, 2015
Dallas, Texas

The 2015 International Pool I Spa I Patio Expo was a big winner in Las Vegas, November 10-12, 2015, bringing an impressive display of industry products, education and networking opportunities. This year’s PSP Expo drew 11,556 attendees from across the country and around the world, a strong showing from the global pool, spa and outdoor industries. Attendees experienced a 137,600 square foot exhibit hall packed with brand new industry product launches, innovative show floor features, and an unmatc ...

Sep 30, 2015
Dallas, Texas

Attendees of the 2015 International Pool I Spa I Patio Expo will enhance their experience at the show with a lineup of events organized by one of the world’s most respected experts in watershape design, Genesis. Genesis will be presenting the Genesis Design-Build-Landscape Pavilion, the Genesis Lifestyle Program, new seminars in the show’s conference program and an incredible evening networking event, the Family Reunion & Wine Maker Dinner. Being held November 10-12, 2015, the International Poo ...

Sep 16, 2015
Dallas, Texas

Genesis, the industry’s most-respected experts in watershape design and construction offers a premiere suite of unparalleled educational offerings at the 2015 International Pool I Spa I Patio Expo [PSP]. Genesis education offers IACET and additional continuing education credit options. Industry professionals in the building, design and landscape architecture fields attending the 2015 PSP Expo will experience international-level education that is paving the way in watershape hydraulics, structur ...

Aug 17, 2015
Dallas, Texas

Attendees and exhibitors of the 2015 International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo [PSP] are able to efficiently devise their trade show plan and schedule using the new mobile app, available now for iPhone, iPad, Android and BlackBerry users.   The mobile app is available free of charge and can be found by searching “PSP” in the Apple App Store or Google Play. BlackBerry and all other web browser-enabled phone users should point your mobile browser to http://app.core-apps.com/psp2015.        The PSP Exp ...

Jul 06, 2015
Dallas, Texas

Online registration is now open for the 2015 International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo, taking place November 10-12, in the Bayside Halls B-D at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada USA.   Online registration is available at www.PoolSpaPatio.com/Attendee/Register, where information is accessible 24-hours a day, seven days a week. Registering in advance will save attendees not only money, but also time by not having to wait in long on-site registration lines.   "Online registration ...

Jun 24, 2015
Dallas, Texas

Attendees and exhibitors of the 2015 International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo can now make housing and travel reservations through the official hotel vendor, PSP Housing, powered by onPeak. Offering hotel, airline and car rental discounts through a variety of companies, PSP Housing offers the biggest savings and most valuable perks.   Taking place November 10-12, in the Bayside Halls B-D at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada USA, the show will offer commercial and residential p ...

Jan 09, 2015
Dallas, TX

The 2015 International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo [PSP] has issued a Call for Presentations to all educators, consultants and specialists from around the world who want to share their knowledge and business expertise as presenters for the educational conference program.    Taking place November 10-12, 2015, at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, the educational conference program presents the latest trends in the pool, spa and backyard industry designed to help attendees incre ...

Dec 19, 2014
Dallas, TX

The 2014 International Pool I Spa I Patio Expo made a splash as it returned to Orlando for the first time in seven years, November 5-7, 2014, bringing the region an impressive display of industry products, education and networking opportunities.  This year’s PSP Expo drew 11,103 attendees from across the country and around the world, a strong showing from the global pool, spa and outdoor industries.  Attendees experienced a 148,600 square foot exhibit hall packed with brand new industry product ...

Dec 04, 2014
Murfreesboro, TN

Genesis 3, Inc. made waves in sunny Orlando at the 2014 International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo held November 5 - 7, 2014 at the Orange County Convention Center.   Starting the show off this year, Genesis 3 continued their high quality and cutting edge educational programs to sold-out classrooms and hosted the most extensive selection of on-the-floor seminars yet at their ever-popular Lifestyle Booth. Genesis 3 Platinum Member, Paolo Benedetti, SWD launched the free seminars with his Outdoor Kit ...

Nov 25, 2014
Dallas, TX

From a unique line-up of more than 55 innovative industry products displayed in the Product Showcase at the 2014 International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo [PSP], a panel of industry experts awarded “Best New Product” and “Best Green Product” to first, second and third place winners.  Sponsored by AQUASALT, the Product Showcase is a pavilion that provides attendees the opportunity to review new products in a direct, non-selling environment, offering time saving opportunities to make side-by-side co ...

Nov 18, 2014
Washington, D.C. I Parties to Enter Into Long-Term Partnership Agreement

Hanley Wood, the premier information, media, event, and strategic marketing services company serving the residential, commercial design and construction industries, announced today that it has reached an agreement to sell its Hanley Wood Exhibitions business to Informa PLC, a UK-based publishing and events company that operates in more than 40 countries and is one of the world’s leading knowledge providers. The sale is subject to customary regulatory review and is expected to close by the end of ...

Oct 27, 2014
Dallas, TX

The Association of Pool & Spa Professionals [APSP], sponsor of the International Pool I Spa I Patio Expo, is presenting a new line-up of professional certification and comprehensive training courses that will enhance the careers of pool, spa and backyard living professionals.  Attendees seeking to elevate their careers into an elite group of industry experts and to show their pool, spa and backyard living clients they mean business should participate in the APSP educational offerings to achieve ...

Oct 17, 2014
Dallas, TX

The International Pool I Spa I Patio Expo (PSP) is proud to partner with Pentair Aquatic Systems as the Platinum Sponsor for the 2014 PSP Expo in Orlando.   Taking place November 5-7, in the North Halls at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida USA, the show will offer residential and commercial pool and spa builders, retailers, service companies, designers and landscape architects a comprehensive preview of the entire outdoor space marketplace.  “The commitment by Pentair t ...

Oct 15, 2014
Dallas, TX

Genesis 3, the industry’s most-respected experts in watershape design and construction offers a premiere suite of unparalleled educational offerings at the 2014 International Pool I Spa I Patio Expo [PSP], including both IACET and Florida Department of Business & Professional Regulation (FDBPR) certification and continuing education credit options.  Industry professionals in the building, design and landscape architecture fields attending the 2014 PSP Expo will experience international-level edu ...

Oct 13, 2014
Dallas, TX

The Association of Pool & Spa Professionals (APSP) will celebrate and host industry leadership, knowledge and production excellence at the 2014 International Pool I Spa I Patio Expo (PSP) through a host of special events and activities. The International Awards of Excellence hosted at the PSP Expo Welcome Party, WAVE Young Professionals Network Events, The Hot Tub Open Meeting, Coffee with Carvin and the Big Dogs’ Celebration, all are carefully crafted to acknowledge and develop the professional ...

Sep 25, 2014
Dallas, TX

Careful review of the International Pool I Spa I Patio Expo attendance demographics, a comprehensive look at the state of the construction industry and a thorough analysis of the pool, spa and outdoor living industry are the key factors in a launch of the Commercial segment expansion at the 2014 International Pool I Spa I Patio Expo.  The PSP Expo will feature a Commercial Pavilion, on-floor Education Classroom, exhibitor commercial product listings in the show program and other marketing resour ...

Sep 18, 2014
Dallas, TX

Attendees of the 2014 International Pool I Spa I Patio Expo will enhance their experience at the show with a lineup of events organized by one of the world’s most respected experts in watershape design, Genesis 3.  Genesis 3 will be presenting the Genesis 3 Design-Build-Landscape Pavilion, the Genesis 3 Lifestyle Program, new seminars in the show’s conference program and an incredible evening networking event, the Family Reunion & Wine Maker Dinner. Being held November 5-7, 2014, the Internation ...

Sep 22, 2014
Dallas, TX

The Int'l Pool I Spa I Patio Expo offers the Hayward School of Business, located right on the show floor, for a second year.  Pool, spa and backyard residential and commercial professionals attending the Expo and wanting to increase their professional business and sales skills may participate in the Hayward School of Business’s new lineup of educational offerings.School attendees will receive critical small group business training from top-level professionals whose purpose is to sharpen and hone ...

Sep 10, 2014
Dallas, TX

The International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo (PSP Expo) is excited to announce the addition of Houzz to the show floor at the 2014 Expo in Orlando, Florida.  This partnership with Houzz will bring valuable opportunities and resources to the PSP Expo attendees, tailored to offer success tips and consumer insights that will grow their businesses and build their brands. Houzz is the leading platform for home remodeling and design where homeowners and professionals can connect for their next indoor or ...

May 30, 2014
Dallas, TX

The International Pool I Spa I Patio Expo [PSP] has partnered with the Association of Professional Landscape Designers [APLD], co-locating their event, the APLD International Landscape Design Conference, with the 2014 International Pool I Spa I Patio Expo in Orlando, Florida. This partnership is sure to bring attendees of both events a unique designer landscape experience at the expo. The Association of Professional Landscape Designers (APLD) is an international organization to advance the profe ...

Apr 16, 2014
Dallas, TX

The Trade Show News Network’s (TSNN) recently released the rankings of the Top 250 U.S. tradeshows announcing the International Pool I Spa I Patio Expo [PSP] in position 151, from amongst a pool of over 14,000 tradeshows.  The TSNN Top 250 list, distributed annually, is a valuable resource in assisting businesses across all industries in the selection and targeting of their face-to-face marketing efforts.   TSNN ranked the leading tradeshows by their net square feet of exhibit space.  The 201 ...

Mar 25, 2014
Dallas, TX

The International Pool I Spa I Patio Expo [PSP] was awarded Best Redesign of a Show Website in the 2014 Digital Excellence Awards by Expo Magazine.  The Digital Star award winners were chosen by Expo Magazine from award submissions across all industry tradeshows.  The PSP Expo’s Marketing Manager, Michelle Swayze, accepted the award presented at an expo industry luncheon in Washington, D.C. at the National Press Club, on March 25, 2014. The PSP redesigned website launched in July of 2013, alongs ...

Feb 04, 2014
Dallas, TX

The 2014 International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo [PSP] has issued a Call for Presentations to all educators, consultants and specialists from around the world who want to share their knowledge and business expertise as presenters for the educational conference program.    Taking place November 5-7, 2014, at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida, the educational conference program presents the latest trends in the pool, spa and backyard industry designed to help attendees increas ...

Jan 16, 2014
Dallas, TX

Hanley Wood Exhibitions reports significant attendee growth at its 2013 International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo, a signal to the industry that positive growth is in store for in 2014.  Total attendance was 11,120, a 16% attendee increase over the 2012 show in New Orleans. Attendees represented all segments of the industry, including pool/spa builders, retailers, service companies, designers, and landscape architects from around the globe.  The conference program also showed significant growth with ...

Oct 14, 2013
Dallas, TX

Adding to the already incredible 2013 line-up of events and activities at the 2013 International Pool I Spa I Patio Expo, is a well strategized key group of activities and seminars organized by one of the world’s most respected experts in watershape design, Genesis 3.  Genesis 3 will be presenting the Genesis 3 Design-Build-Landscape Pavilion, the Genesis 3 Lifestyle Program, new seminars in the expo’s main conference program and an incredible evening networking event at the Family Reunion & Win ...

Oct 11, 2013
Dallas, TX

Join the Int'l Pool I Spa I Patio Expo as it presents the Hayward School of Business located right on the show floor.  Pool, spa and backyard professionals attending the 2013 International Pool I Spa I Patio Expo will have the unique opportunity to increase their professional business and sales skills by participating in the Hayward School of Business.School attendees will receive critical small group business training from top-level professionals whose purpose it to sharpen and hone your busine ...

Oct 04, 2013
Dallas, TX

Incredible excellence in pool, spa and backyard design and construction awarded through the APSP International Awards of Excellence will be mixed with the beauty and grandeur of Cirque du Soleil’s, LIGHT Nightclub, at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, NV, as the Int’l Awards of Excellence sponsors the 2013 Int’l Pool I Spa I Patio Expo [PSP] Welcome Party. Attendees of the PSP Welcome Party will unleash their imaginations while networking with industry colleagues at the first-ever n ...

Sep 23, 2013
Dallas, TX

A new lineup of service professional education will enhance the 2013 International Pool I Spa I Patio Expo as The Association of Pool & Spa Professionals [APSP] offer professional certification with comprehensive training that meets the needs of the ever changing service environment.  These advanced educational programs will occur prior to the 2013 Int’l Pool | Spa | Patio Expo, November 9 through November 11 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada USA.  APSP’s cutting-edge t ...

Sep 09, 2013
Dallas, TX

In an effort to continue to meet and exceed the specific needs of advanced pool/spa builders, the Association of Pool & Spa Professionals(APSP) is offering a new line-up of programs at the 2013 Int’l Pool | Spa | Patio Expo.  These programs are the centerpiece of the Expo’s stellar line-up of educational offerings offering industry professionals technical hours to achieve their career certifications .   The APSP Pool & Spa Construction Course (PSCC) is a comprehensive three day program for buil ...

Aug 27, 2013
Dallas, TX

The International Pool I Spa I Patio Expo [PSP] is proud to partner with the Genesis 3 Design Group, the industry’s most-respected experts in watershape design and construction, uniquely offering IACET certifications education at the expo.   Builders, designers and landscape architects attending the 2013 expo will experience international level educational opportunities that are leading the way to refinement of water shape hydraulics, structures and cosmetic innovations in the Genesis 3 educatio ...

Jul 02, 2013
Dallas, TX

The International Pool I Spa I Patio Expo [PSP] is proud to announce the launch of a brand new website.  The PSP website is launching on a new web interface that provides easy-to-use navigation, upgrading scheduling and planning, and user dashboards that in conjunction with one another will produce a dynamic user experience.The site is simply structured with a fresh look and easy to use features such as the exhibitor search that offers advanced search capabilities; integrated hotel reservations; ...

Jun 17, 2013
Dallas, TX

Steve Schlange, the former Director of Sales and Marketing of Pool & Spa News has joined Hanley Wood Exhibitions as the Sales Manager of the International Pool I Spa I Patio Expo {PSP} and the International Roofing Expo [IRE].   The new position was effective May 21, 2013.Schlange’s prior position as Director of Sales and Marketing of Pool & Spa News has given him a unique insight into the industry and extensive knowledge of the players and market priorities.  His twenty years of leadership expe ...

Apr 10, 2013
Dallas, TX

After a mutually successful five year partnership, the International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo [PSP] has renewed its endorsement partnership with Genesis 3, Inc., effective March 29, 2013, extending the current contract from 2014 until 2018.Under the terms of this extended four year agreement, Genesis 3, Inc., one of the industry's most-respected experts in water shape design and construction, will continue to receive billing as one of the Expo’s official show endorsers, while providing unparallel ...

Apr 15, 2013
Washington, DC

A U.S. federal judge has issued a temporary restraining order that could finally derail the European publishers of Fair Guide, an allegedly bogus directory that has targeted trade show exhibitors and has been a thorn in the side of exhibition organizers for several years. The order was granted in Chicago late last month and orders the publishers of Fair Guide, who are based in Slovakia and have been identified as Wolfgang Valvoda and Susanne Anhorn, to stop doing business in the U.S. It also req ...

Jan 22, 2013
Dallas, TX

An elite group of shows vaulted over some 4,000 other trade shows in the U.S. by growing at least seven times the average growth rate of 2012 and the International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo [PSP] made the list.  The 50 top performers in each of three metrics – net square feet, number of exhibiting companies and attendance – (totaling 96 individual events) will be honored for their elite status at the Trade Show Executive (TSE) Fastest 50 Awards & Summit, May 8-10, 2013 at the Swissôtel Chicago.“Wi ...
 
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