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    Survivors

    It may be the 30th anniversary for the Atlantic City Pool & Spa Show, but organizers are determined to keep things fresh and relevant

     
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    Making the Connection

    Epoxy dowelling is a crucial aspect of many renovations

     
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    NSPF Off to the Races

    A month after the contract was signed, the National Swimming Pool Foundation held the first of its educational training events on the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act.

     
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    Short-Lived

    Some, like Les Greenfield, say it started worsening about five years ago

     
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    Holding Pattern

    To combat the effects of the recession, many companies have been forced to reduce their staff

     
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    What’s New

    I love trying to improve things. Whether it’s personal relationships, my house or

     
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    NESPA Offers Prepaid Debit Card Program

    The Northeast Spa and Pool Association is rolling out a program to help employers with workers who can’t obtain checking accounts

     
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    Code Changes Prompt Concern in Sunshine State

    In Florida, questions are being raised over a new building-code requirement for existing residential pools

     
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    More Retailers Using Online Marketing Services

    Amy Barto has never claimed to be a technology whiz

     
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    NPC Launches Start-Up Certification

    The National Plasterers Council is rolling out a certification program for builders and servicepeople utilizing the NPC pool start-up method

     
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    Texas Techs Seek ‘Relief’ from Work Restrictions

    Texas pool professionals should not be allowed to do electrical work on commercial pools and spas, according to a recent published opinion from the state’s attorney general.

     
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    Mark Urban Passes Away

    Valve manufacturer Mark Urban, known to many as a consummate inventor and colorful character, died last month at the age of 70.

     
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    Promoting Safety

    When talking with new customers, contractors almost always are the first to raise the topic of pool safety.

     
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    Too Soon ?

    Roberto Alomar, check.

     
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    Best Bluegrass Beats

    Here are five incredible bluegrass songs.