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  • Naming Their Price

    The industry has made it through another year in the wringer.

  • 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.

  • What Would You Do: Drain-Cover Recall

    Just before Memorial Day weekend, the Consumer Product Safety Commission announced that approximately one million drain covers were being recalled.

  • What Would You Do: Economy

    Saddled by crushing debt, high unemployment and a plummeting housing market, the U.S. economy has seen brighter days.

  • What Would You Do: Immigration

    Questions about immigration are fraught with confusion and contradiction.

  • Rolling with the Changes

    If this year’s Top 50 Builders list is any indication, the construction and renovation sides of the industry seem to be progressing in a new direction.

  • Holding the Line

    Since the Top 50 Builders list debuted nearly a decade ago, the industry has seen historic highs and lows.

  • A Life-Changer

    Richard Stevens didn’t know that a 1995 stay at a Holiday Inn would be the catalyst for a new chapter in his life.

  • The Protector

    “The one thing I was certain of when I was [a youth] was that I would never go into the insurance business,” said Ray Arouesty with a laugh.

  • The Winner’s Circle

    In 1999, Buzz Ghiz established the Paramount Advisory Committee Enterprise. Buzz’s mission was to assist his fellow pool companies with business practices to grow our industry.