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  • Distributors Speak

    Top pool and spa distributors discuss the state of the industry economy.

  • PSP 2013 Space Draw Deadline Alert

    Attention all prospective, past and current exhibitors of the 2013 International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo [PSP]! Don’t miss out on your opportunity to secure the best locations on the expo floor at the most economical pricing by participating in the upcoming Space Draw. The Space Draw deadline is...

  • Events: Show Roundup

  • Florida Service Firm Makes Strategic Move for Market Share

    In another example of an emerging industry trend, a Florida home services company is entering the world of pool service franchising.

  • Orlando Pool & Spa Show

    When it comes to fun destinations, Orlando, Fla., is at the top of the list. After all, it boasts SeaWorld Orlando, Universal Orlando, Walt Disney World and the nearby Kennedy Space Center, to name just a few major attractions.

  • Proposal Would Broaden Florida Licensing Requirements

    A new bill coming before the Florida legislature would require all pool service technicians statewide, including those who perform only chemical adjustments, to be swimming pool/spa servicing contractors.

  • Florida Pool Permits Jump

    In another sign of the improving economy, applications to build pools in Florida were up in November nearly 300 percent from the same month in 2011.

  • California Pools Heads to Florida

    California Pools has gone bicoastal.

  • FSPA Helps Building,Health Officials Get on Same Page

    Last April, the state of Florida moved the overseeing of commercial pool construction from county departments of health to local building departments, and officials there had little time to learn the ins and outs of their new responsibilities.

  • FSPA to Offer Free Classes in 2013

    The Florida Swimming Pool Association has announced that as of 2013, all of its continuing education classes will be free of charge for members.