March 26 2010 Table of Contents

Delivering the Package Construction Delivering the Package

In the last few years, package-pool installer Dan Lenz has become re-acquainted with some old friends Read more

Lessons Learned Editor's Note Lessons Learned

It’s awards season for journalists, and I’m proud to say that Pool & Spa News was honored with a number of accolades. Read more

Cast Your Vote People Profile 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. Read more

Carecraft Members Convene in Las Vegas Industry News Carecraft Members Convene in Las Vegas

Optimism and education were front and center at Carecraft’s 24th annual meeting. Read more

Cover Maker Embarks on New Mission Industry News Cover Maker Embarks on New Mission

A pool cover manufacturer has launched a two-pronged campaign aimed at boosting sales and influencing future legislation Read more

IHTA Expanding Overseas Industry News IHTA Expanding Overseas

The International Hot Tub Association is going international. Read more

IPSSA Expands into Georgia Industry News IPSSA Expands into Georgia

The Independent Pool & Spa Service Association has expanded its presence in the Southeast, adding a chapter in Georgia. Read more

Baker Law Cited in Non-Entrapment Lawsuit Industry News Baker Law Cited in Non-Entrapment Lawsuit

The parents of a drowned toddler have brought VGB compliance into their lawsuit against a waterpark, despite the fact that the death was not a result of entrapment Read more

Western Pool & Spa Show Kicks Off High Hopes Industry News Western Pool & Spa Show Kicks Off High Hopes

2010 saw a better-than-expected turnout for the 32nd Annual Western Pool& Spa Show, held Feb. 25-27 at the Long Beach (Calif.) Convention Center. Read more

Which Filter is the Best Products Which Filter is the Best

When I was teaching filtration at technical schools and seminars throughout the country, I kept hearing the same question: “Which type of filter is best?” Attendees were not asking which manufacturer made the best filter, but rather which of t Read more

It’s Cleanup Time Service It’s Cleanup Time

Keeping the pool clean is a dirty job, which is why to clear dirt and debris effectively, pool filters need periodic cleanings themselves. Read more

Amateur Hour Business Amateur Hour

Everyone is earning less these days, including many swimming pool service professionals. Read more

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