NSPF, Genesis joins to accelerate industry training

The National Swimming Pool Foundation® (NSPF®) and Genesis, which offers educational courses tailored to pool/spa professionals, have merged their operations to provide a broader spectrum ...

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Enjoy a coffee on Pool & Spa Marketing

If you're planning to attend the Canadian Pool & Spa Conference & Expo in Niagara Falls, Ont., next month, be sure to stop by Pool & ...

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Ontario municipality offers free water safety programs

With the launch of two free water safety courses, the City of Brampton, Ont., is the first municipality in Canada to offer the Lifesaving Society’s ...

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WAHC inspires aquatics industry

Eleven different nationalities, including Austria, Australia, Canada, China, Germany, Mexico, Norway, Sint Maarten, Ukraine, the U.K., and the U.S. (with a record-setting 46 states), were ...

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Edmonton may need more landscape staff after herbicides ban

After banning the use of herbicides in June, the City of Edmonton is considering the need to increase its landscaping budget to keep its turf weed-free. According ...

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Project Spotlight: Solda Pools Ltd. (2015)

The concept for this project in Halton Hills, Ont., was to create oversized features spread out amongst a large backyard on an estate property. The intent of this backyard retreat was to create an entertainment hub with various...

The intricacies of automated chemical controllers

Proper water balance in commercial pools and spas can be the difference between a safe, attractive facility and a disastrous one. Advances in chemical automation, disinfection methods, and better education on the problems associated with water chemistry have made...

Working with inaccessible indoor pool mechanical rooms

Many indoor pool managers will inevitably face the challenge of replacing the dehumidification system at their facility. There are hundreds of commercial aquatic facilities in North America; YMCA Canada, which is one of the country’s largest pool owning organizations,...

Renovating pools using heat-welded PVC membranes

Outdoor commercial pools located in regions where severe freeze-thaw cycles occur are perpetually plagued by the effects of freezing winter temperatures and extreme heat in the summer. From peeling plaster and paint to cracks and leaks, most pools typically...


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
January 26-28, 2016
The Pool & Spa Show
Atlantic City, NJ
February 1-3, 2016
Southeast Pool & Spa Show
Charlotte, NC
April 12-14, 2016
Piscine Middle East
Abu Dhabi, UAE
August 17-18, 2016
SPLASH! Pool and Spa Trade Show
Queensland, Australia
September 27-30, 2016
Stuttgart, Germany
November 15-18, 2016
Piscine Global
Chassieu, France