Added by TROY BERLINER on January 29, 2011 at 12:41pm — No Comments
We need a forum to bring "Who can do this work in _________" situations to the PGN family.
We have strong relationships in our market and our customer base frequently wants us to do renovation work in different states when they get transferred. Sometimes, the logistics make it impractical for us to do the work however, our customers, who trust us and have known us for 27 years, want us to recommend someone we could "vouch for" that is in our industry in the particular state…Continue
I am sure you all read AQUA magazine faithfully. It is an incredibly well written industry publication, and I am not ashamed to admit that I am rather addicted to it.
The January issue has a fantastic article about eNewsletters. If you would like to read the whole thing, you can jump right on over to:…Continue
To: All Service Techs, Reps and Parts Suppliers
I am looking for a salvage or used clamp band and 3-prong grip off a Purex-Triton "Mytilus" series cartridge filter. As a handful of you may know, I manufacture a filter…Continue
I have been targeted by a lot of contests lately, and I have to tell you, I find it quite exciting. When I have a chance to win something...and it can really be just about anything...I all of a sudden have a strong and fervent desire to WIN!
I don't think I am alone. I may be one of the few who starts living my life according to the prize I am [not] guaranteed to win, but I think most people are fairly jazzed by the…Continue
Not pool related but my Alma Mater, Eastern Washington University, beat Delaware to win the Div II National Championship in football last night. Proud to be an Eagle!!
I spoke with quit a few pool builders this past week and in nearly every case pricing came up very quickly. The discussions quickly turned to competition, everyone slashing prices etc, etc...
In the pool industry this has been experienced many times in the past through ups and downs, sure, many pool builders have really been beat up the past 3 years, however many companies continue to stay in business and find a way to make things work. This is a resilient industry and there…Continue
The bad guys have the art of increasing effectiveness down to a…Continue
We seem to be in a bubble here in Richland, WA, the economic slowdown has had little affect on us here. We have been signing pool contracts for pool installations, yesterday alone we had 4 new pool customers in the store, it was 15 degrees so it was perfect weather for selling pools.