- by AQUA Editors
- April 2017
To be successful amid the outdoor living boom, it's critical for retailers and builders to stay abreast of rapidly changing consumer tastes in backyard products. To help keep your product lines up to date, AQUA has partnered with design megasite Houzz to bring you more content about outdoor living, from pools and spas to outdoor kitchens and patio furniture. Here, a Houzz expert walks us through a zen-inducing poolhouse.
With the spa industry's growing emphasis on the health benefits of hot tubs and swim spas, minimizing the chances of health concerns is vital. From Legionella to chloramines, spa manufacturers and retailers must constantly be on the offensive against threats to user health.
Sanitizing systems are obviously at the heart of the issue. The operative word is "systems" — just relying on chlorine or bromine disinfectants is not enough.
A 2005 article in "Water Conditioning and...read more
Custom Molded Products is broadening its product portfolio by acquiring DEL Ozone, a move that pushes CMP into the ozone and UV categories.
According to a statement released by CMP, the acquisition will allow CMP — which specializes in spa jets, water features, LED products, VGB drains and more — to leverage combined resources for a broader, more innovative product selection and better customer service.
“This will be a great benefit for both CMP and DEL Ozone customers,”...read more
Massive and highly destructive hurricanes have dominated the news recently, and while our first concern after the storm should always be the safety of our families and neighbors, at some point we will need to deal with our pools. When that time comes, here's what to keep in mind:
Bombing a flooded pool with chemicals may be a pool pro's first reaction, but proceed with caution — it's important to understand what floodwaters may contain. The recent floodwaters...read more