More stories about Lumberyards

  • California Targets Unlicensed Builders

    Unlicensed contractors would face stiffer fines and penalties under legislation recently introduced in the California Assembly.

  • Covering Communication

    The seemingly innocuous word “slope” almost marred one homeowner’s backyard dream.

  • Staying Strong

    It’s no secret that pool sales are down.

  • State of the Market

    If you thought pool filtration was a yawn, think again.

  • State of the Market

    Families enjoy a variety of digital connections 24/7 these days. While the kids chat online, mom and dad conference via Bluetooth headsets.

  • Cutting Edge

    When Ray Whitford saw how impressed his customers were with the spectrum of automation products on the market, he decided to take a different approach to sales.

  • Peak Performance Pumps

    Last summer, Russ Long, owner of Golden State Pool Service in Fresno, Calif., received a call from a satisfied client.

  • CSLB Conducts Stings, Pool Builders Arrested

    California’s Contractors State License Board caught two unlicensed pool builders in a two-day sting targeting illegal operators in different professions.

  • Focus on Florida

    Swimming pools are ubiquitous in Florida. A flight over the state reveals a landscape dotted with sparkling blue treasures.

  • State of the Market

    The recent slump in pool sales has left at least one aspect of the industry relatively unscathed: the market for covers.