Pool fence bylaw rejected in Quinte West, Ont.

After making its way to council in 2003 and 2010, the city of Quinte West, Ont., recently decided against a bylaw that would mandate four-sided ...

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NSPF celebrating 50 years of keeping pools safer and open

The National Swimming Pool Foundation® (NSPF®) is celebrating its 50th anniversary, which will be commemorated at this year’s World Aquatic Health™ Conference (WAHC) in Scottsdale, ...

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Genesis to offer accredited courses at 2015 IPSPE

This 2015 International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo’s (IPSPE’s) comprehensive conference and expo, which is taking place Nov. 7 to 12 at the Mandalay ...

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Online attendee registration opens for the Pool & Spa Show

Pool and spa/hot tub professionals planning to attend the 2016 Pool & Spa Show, which will take place Jan. 25 to 28 at the Atlantic ...

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PHTCC design award committee announce 2015 judging panel

The Pool & Hot Tub Council of Canada’s (PHTCC’s) Design & Construction Awards committee has announced this year’s volunteer judges, which comprises a number of ...

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Project Spotlight: Refined Pools & Landscaping (2015)

In designing and building this private retreat, Refined Pools & Landscaping, in Burlington, Ont., transformed this homeowner’s seldom used backyard into a custom outdoor oasis perfect for fun and entertaining.

Best practices for determining pool plumbing schematics

Proper pump selection and optimal flow rates are extremely important to ensure proper hydraulics and to get the most efficiency throughout the entire pool and/or spa/hot tub. It is also important to avoid ‘dead spots,’ especially in today’s pool...

Identifying soil types and compaction of soil subgrades

Understanding soils as they relate to interlocking concrete paver (ICP) installation is vital to a successful project. Identifying soil types and knowing what effect each one can have on project length and labour requirements is also imperative. Further, knowing...


October 6-7, 2015
Council for the Model Aquatic Health Code - Vote on the Code 2015
Scottsdale, AZ
October 7-9, 2015
World Aquatic Health™ Conference (WAHC™)
Scottsdale, AZ
October 13-16, 2015
Piscina & Wellness Barcelona
Barcelona, Spain
October 25-29, 2015
The IPG Show
Gatineau, QC
October 27-30, 2015
Köln, Germany
November 7-12, 2015
Int\'l Pool Spa Patio Expo
Las Vegas, NV
November 19, 2015
Salon Splash
Drummondville, QC
November 23, 2015
Pool & Hot Tub Council of Canada (PHTCC)Toronto Chapter Annual General Meeting (AGM)
555 Rexdale Blvd., Toronto, ON
November 30 - December 3, 2015
Pool & Hot Tub Council of Canada (PHTCC) Canadian Pool & Spa Conference & Expo
Niagara Fall, ON
January 18-21, 2016
Mid America Pool, Spa & Outdoor Living Show
Indianapolis, IN
February 1-3, 2016
Southeast Pool & Spa Show
Charlotte, NC
August 17-18, 2016
SPLASH! Pool and Spa Trade Show
Queensland, Australia
September 27-30, 2016
Stuttgart, Germany