Rebecca Robledo, senior editor of Pool & Spa News and Aquatics International, is an award-winning trade journalist with more than 20 years of experience developing and producing magazine content meant to help small businesses, their managers, employees and craftsmen improve their work. She specializes in technical, complex or detail-oriented subject matter. Rebecca has reported on the pool and spa industry for more than 20 years, with an emphasis in design and construction, as well as legal and government-regulation issues. For this coverage, she has received numerous awards, including two Neals, considered by many to be the “Pulitzer Prize of Trade Journalism,” from American Business Media. A nearly lifelong resident of Southern California, Rebecca holds a Bachelors of Science degree in Communication with a Journalism emphasis from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona.
Products and processes to avoid when reinforcing concrete during pool builds.
Correct splices play an important role in assuring strength
On May 5, 2015, the City Council will vote on a proposal that comes in response to the historic drought.
Some believe the times call for companies to pull together their resources via franchising and investor backing
Following mandatory statewide water-use reductions, cities are starting to take matters into their own hands.
Despite some regional challenges, builders across the country expect this to be a breakout year.
Formation of a task force replaces specific safety requirements, but the bereft father seeking the new regulation is taking his efforts to...
The group encourages health departments to restore recreational water services to pre-recessionary levels.
Industry observers weigh in on the Australian retailer's potential impact in the U.S.- and its chances for success
The move introduces another major retail chain and adds to the growing list of franchised companies in the U.S. pool industry.
A key indicator for home remodeling bodes well for pool and spa construction this year .
Should pools be considerd a luxury for the poor?
As the industry picks up this year, it’s a good
time to think about which of the Great Recession changes you should keep.
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