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    The Hopkins, Minn.-based manufacturer has hired a new director of engineering

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    Lori Wyatt joins Evosus

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    Online review sites may leave contractors no choice but to play the game.

  • Energy Star pool motors

    Some in the industry wonder why replacement motors haven’t been given their own Energy Star program.

  • Up for Discussion

    This is the first edition of my tech blog. In it, I’ll be discussing issues important to the service and technical side of the pool and spa industry.

  • Unblockable Effort Suffers Major Setback

    The Consumer Product Safety Commission denied a petition by unblockable drain cover manufacturer BeeSafe Systems requesting that its products be approved for installation without a secondary vacuum-limiting system.

  • Unblockable Drain Petition is Denied

    A petition by unblockable drain cover manufacturer BeeSafe Systems requesting that its products be approved for installation without a secondary vacuum-limiting system has been denied.

  • Franchise Players

    Subway. 7-Eleven. Dunkin’ Donuts. Hertz. These brands sit at the top of the U.S. franchise world, and are part of a category containing nearly one million similar companies throughout the country.

  • The State of Salt

    Get a group of pool servicepeople together in a room, and the subject of salt chlorination will come up sooner or later

  • Palm Pilot

    Thirteen years ago, Eloy Sherlock and his partner, Bernard Zimring, sealed a deal for their pool-building firm by signing a contract on a paper napkin.