Other stories by Jessy%20Goodman

  • The Nineties: Transitions. Modernization. Water Safety. Rise of Internet.

    The 1990s were a decade of transition — not just for the pool and spa industry, but for the rest of the world, as well.

  • Leslie’s Poolmart Is For Sale

    Leslie’s Poolmart Inc., the largest pool supply chain in the United States, is for sale.

  • Cast Your Vote

    It’s no secret that many working Americans are frustrated with politicians who seem to know little about what their constituents need to stay afloat.

  • Fresh Faces

    Though spa sales are improving in some areas, most experts agree that the market will not be at pre-recession levels for quite some time.

  • Not Your Average Hot Tub Delivery

    No-fuss backyard deliveries are the bread and butter of most hot tub dealers. But every once in a while, an installation comes along that makes it into the memory books.

  • Not Always a Man’s World

    Mom-and-pop stores have been the cornerstone of the pool and spa retail business for decades.

  • Top of Their Game

    While the hot tub market may not be as robust as in years past, plenty of spa dealers are still doing well.

  • Must Love Spas

    Jerry Pasley didn’t know much about hot tubs until he bought one for his young family to enjoy in 1986.

  • The ’90s

    The 1990s were a decade of transition — not just for the pool and spa industry, but for the rest of the world, as well.

  • Dealers with Data

    It’s no secret that there are huge health benefits to owning a hot tub