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Good Plasterers Speak Out

Good things are happening in the pool industry.  At the Western Pool & Spa Show in Long Beach last month, several knowledgeable pool plasterers publicly stated that improper plastering practices will lead to…

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Posted by Kim Skinner on April 14, 2014 at 9:33am

Science supports critical need to reduce urine in swimming pools

Dear &firstname>>, 

"Everything we do, at NSPF, we believe will help more people live healthier lives," says Tom Lachocki, Ph.D., CEO of National Swimming Pool Foundation. One thing NSPF does is fund research…

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Posted by Laurie Batter on March 11, 2014 at 10:04am

High CYA Issues

Contrary to some misinformation that has…

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Posted by Kim Skinner on January 8, 2014 at 7:57am

Three Steps To Draw In New Clients

Networking, both in person and online are great ways to build a business. If you’re a new business owner wondering how to go about spreading the word about who you are and what you do, I have some advice.

Here are some of the strategies I…

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Posted by Rex Richard on December 30, 2013 at 12:12pm

Introduction

Hi all, this is CJ.  I work for the City of Blair, in Nebraska.  I have about 16 years pool experience.  My current project is the ageing pool that the city has, it was originally built in the 1930's.  With a patchwork of renovations since then,…

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Posted by CJ Heaton on December 28, 2013 at 6:22am — 1 Comment

Never Stop Improving

Have you ever heard the saying: “When you stop being better you stop being good”? I believe that is true and I am constantly doing things to improve myself and my life — both business and personal. If you stop learning you stagnate, you aren’t an…

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Posted by Rex Richard on December 15, 2013 at 8:30am

Why White Pool Plaster Can Turn Blotchy

Both white pool plaster coupons below have been in water for one year. Sometimes the water was slightly aggressive (negative LSI), and sometimes the water was slightly scale forming (positive LSI).

The top coupon was formed with only one…

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Posted by Kim Skinner on December 14, 2013 at 12:03pm

How White Pool Plaster Can Turn Gray

One would think that when mixing white cement with white limestone aggregate, the final pool plaster product would always be white. But that is not always the case.

Unfortunately, white pool plaster sometimes turns gray (or grey) either…

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Posted by Kim Skinner on December 9, 2013 at 4:34pm

Slow And Steady Wins The Entrepreneurial Race

If only you could be an overnight sensation, right? Even those “overnight sensations” that we read and hear about on Facebook and Twitter, likely were not so immediately overnight; They might seem like overnight sensations to us, the reading…

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Posted by Rex Richard on December 1, 2013 at 8:30am

Counting Your Blessings At Holidays And Year Round

Attitude is everything — at the holidays and year round. Consider the phrase,  ”A person is about as happy as he makes up his mind to be.” If you think about it, it’s true. If you’re unhappy, your negativity will follow…

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Kevin Misley replied to Jason Shepard's discussion Cloudy pool when everything is correct?
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Good things are happening in the pool industry.  At the Western Pool & Spa Show in Long Beach…See More
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Kim Skinner replied to Jason Shepard's discussion Cloudy pool when everything is correct?
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