American Pool News

American Pool Spotlight: Our 2019 Leadership Award Winners

Presidents Award We are proud to announce that our 2019 President’s Award goes to Phil Carter from American Pool Maryland. Each year our organization recognizes excellence through our Corporate Awards program and the President’s Award is the highest distinction of the program.  The President’s Award began in 1998 as a way to acknowledge staff members [...]

By |2020-03-09T15:28:20+00:00March 9th, 2020|American Pool News, News & Insights, Uncategorized|

2019 Driver’s Meeting | Entering the New Year With 2020 Vision

In January of 2020, our American Pool leaders gathered in Atlantic City, NJ for the annual Driver’s Meeting. Each year, our leaders join forces during a two-day conference to discuss the previous year’s accomplishments and challenges. Now that American Pool and affiliates have been organized under The Amenity Collective, the meeting had a more holistic [...]

By |2020-02-27T17:53:22+00:00March 2nd, 2020|American Pool News, News & Insights, Uncategorized|

American Pool Enterprises, LLC Is a Partner Under the Amenity Collective

We have some exciting news about a recent behind-the-scenes change in our organization. As a forward-thinking company, we not only pay attention to the needs of our clients today but also our opportunity to better serve them in the future. This is the mindset that continues to create advantages and opportunities for all of us [...]

By |2020-06-16T20:36:36+00:00February 24th, 2020|American Pool News, News & Insights, Uncategorized|

American Pool Takes on the Polar Bear Plunge

On January 24, 2020, American Pool Maryland braved the frigid waters of the Chesapeake Bay in support of Special Olympics Maryland with the annual Polar Bear Plunge. Each year, the Polar Bear Plunge event raises money in support of the 8,033+ athletes of Special Olympics Maryland. By participating in the plunge, the proceeds raised support [...]

A Commitment to Continuous Improvement

As the 2019 calendar year came to a close, American Pool professionals from as far away as Texas and New York State assembled to participate in training sessions over the week of December 16 in Maryland and New Jersey. While the expansion of the organization poses logistical challenges for pulling all of the operating teams [...]

We Have 2020 Vision When It Comes To Lifeguard Recruiting

American Pool’s Guard for Life recruiting and training programs celebrated the kick-off of the 2020 lifeguard season at our annual Recruiter Summit. Our lifeguard recruiters and leaders from all over the country gathered to review the summer of 2019 and bring their 2020 vision into better focus. During this two-day summit, our recruiters reflected on [...]

How Winter Pool Covers Prevent Staining

A winter pool cover is an important part of an annual pool maintenance program. After the pool season, an uncovered pool is an invitation for surface staining and other problems. An uncovered or improperly covered pool is more vulnerable to staining because there is no filtration or steady chemical treatment during the off-season. Prevent staining [...]

By |2020-01-22T15:15:45+00:00October 8th, 2019|American Pool News, News & Insights, Uncategorized|

Tips on Keeping Your Pool Budget-Friendly

Maintaining a commercial pool requires an ongoing financial commitment, but it doesn’t have to be an overwhelming financial burden. There are steps that every facility can take to help manage operating pool costs. Being conscious and consistent with budget-friendly efforts will keep your pool’s expenses affordable all year long. Try these tips to maintain your [...]

By |2020-01-22T15:16:18+00:00September 9th, 2019|American Pool News, News & Insights, Uncategorized|

9 Steps to Winterize Your Pool

When it’s finally time to close your pool for the season, it’s important to make sure that the proper steps are taken. Properly winterizing your pool protects it from any potential damage that harsh weather conditions could bring. Take these steps to ensure that your pool survives the winter! 1. Clean the Pool The first [...]

Extending Your Pool Season into Fall

Summer is coming to a close, but that doesn’t mean it has to be the end of pool season! There are ways for your facility to extend your pool season into the fall. Swimmers aren’t ready to say goodbye to pool days just yet. Take these steps so they don’t have to.  Heaters One way [...]