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Natural Chemistry has created a concentrated start-up formula that controls calcium scale, plaster dust and metal-based staining on newly plastered pools. Start-Up Magic prevents scale from forming, which helps protect from the effects of staining. Start-Up Magic also reduces calcium scale buildup at the water line and pool equipment.naturalchemistry.com | (800) 753-1233
The J-435 hot tub features a cozy interior that includes a lounge seat with deep soak and massage. Additionally, two cool-down seats — one of which has jets — allow hot tub enjoyment without full body immersion. Also includes the ClearRay Water Management System, PowerPro Jets, a smart access door and status indicator light.jacuzzi.com | (866) 234-7727
Structure Studios’ YARD (Your Augmented Reality Design) is a design app that allows users to give clients a view of their future pool, hardscape or landscape with augmented reality. When visiting a client’s home, designers can sketch quick concepts in 3-D and drop design elements right onto the property, allowing clients to address design concerns in real-time. Images are to scale and ready to explore in from any angle. YARD is available for the iPad Pro for Vip3D members.structurestudios.com/yard | (800) 778-8996
Rico Rock’s Texas-2-Step is composed of eight cast concrete pieces that create a beautiful waterfall for any size pool. Made of lightweight cast concrete, the Texas-2-Step comes with natural cobbles to cover mortar joints. The base pieces have a 3-inch lip so the water fall looks built-in. Available in two sizes. ricorock.com | (888) 717-3100
The J-445 hot tub features six seats with varying seat heights and widths, from deep immersion to shallow soak. An RX Therapy seat with angled calf jets and FX shoulder jets provide the deepest soak of any Jacuzzi model. The J-445 also features the ClearRay Water Management System, Power Pro Jets, a smart access door and status indicator light. jacuzzi.com | (866) 234-7727
Designed for the pool service industry, Pool Office Manager streamlines your business with optimized routes and schedules, invoices sent via QuickBooks integration and real-time access to your company and crews. Technicians can begin using the software in minutes. Use any device to capture job details, record chemical readings and digitally send reports to customers from the field.poolofficemanager.com | (614) 710-0074
Control-O-Matic’s SmarterSpa allows any spa to have salt chlorine generation — up to 30 grams per day. Service pros simply mount the control box to the spa’s skirt, add salt and place the electrode into the water. The control panel has three buttons for adjusting the chlorine production and four indicators showing chlorine production or if the cell needs to be checked. Significantly reduces both chemical usage and maintenance.controlomatic.com | (530) 205-4520
The Water Tech Volt FX-2 is an affordable pool and spa cleaner that attaches to any standard telescopic pool pole, and can be used in spas, hot tubs, fountains, inflatable pools or used for cleaning. Equipped with one reusable all-purpose filter bag and two optional micro filter bags, the Volt FX-2 vacuums all types of debris. Powered by five D cell batteries, it runs up to two-and-a-half continuous hours. The Volt FX-2 is covered under a two-year limited warranty.watertechcorp.com | (800) 298-8800
Automatic Pool Covers has integrated SmartMotion technology into all of its pool cover systems. SmartMotion technology includes forward, reverse and water-load sensing damage control. It senses when the cover is open or closed and immediately shuts off power to the motor to prevent mechanical damage. SmartMotion is integral to new pool construction and allows Automatic Pool Covers to provide a five-year warranty on ropes for its covers.apc-mfg.com | (800) 878-5789
ProTeam’s MicroFloc Clarifier provides water clarity with a formula that removes organic and inorganic particles in pool water through filtration. MicroFloc Clarifier surrounds and coagulates particles as small as 2 microns, allowing filter media to better remove them from the pool water. It also prohibits algae occurrence by removing spores.proteampoolcare.com | (800) 333-0400
Evosus Mobile Service is an add-on to Evosus Enterprise software. The Mobile Service app streamlines communication between the back office and techs working in the field, bringing paperless connectivity and convenience with easy-to-use features, such as data syncing. The app is available for download on the Apple App Store and Google Play Store.evosus.com | (360) 735-9510
AquaSuite is a mobile app that provides complete control over your pool service company by managing and tracking all appointments, service stops, repairs and invoices. It comes with an automated billing process that ensures all work orders and repairs are charged and paid for. AquaSuite is available for smartphones, tablets and laptops.useaquasuite.com | (623) 738-5038
Fox’s toddler insert converts a spa into a wading pool for small children. Simply insert into waterfall section to convert spa into a wading pool. Created to meet demand for a poolside wading pool while maintaining the luxury of a spa and waterfall.foxpool.com | (800) 723-1011