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  • asp pool company healthy swimming How Clean Is Your Swimming Pool? -

     How Clean Is Your Swimming Pool? Swimming pool cleaning expert, Mike Brown, discusses the steps you can take to help prevent bacteria from getting in the pool water. Mike is a Certified Pool Operator (CPO) and Owner of the ASP franchise location in Wilmington, NC. ASP proudly supports healthy and safe swimming. Make an effort this […]

  • How Do I Open My Pool? -

    Looking for the best time to open your swimming pool?  Ask yourself these questions first: When did you close or winterize your swimming pool? Was the pool green when you closed it? If your swimming pool is not closed properly in the fall season it could lead to a costly pool opening in the spring. The best […]

  • Artist Pedro Covo The Art of Professional Pool Care -

    The Art of Professional Pool Care                       Close your eyes and remember the excitement you felt when your child learned to swim for the first time, or when you heard the distinct thumping sound of the diving board followed by a refreshing splash, or the […]

  • professional pool service Six Reasons to Use a Pool Service Company -

                            Consider these facts when choosing to DIY or hire a professional to clean your swimming pool. Education – A pool service company will do more than just service your pool. Pool service professionals are experts in their field and can educate you on […]

  • Holiday Gift Ideas You’ll Want to Add to Your Wish List -

      Stuck on gift ideas this year?  The pool professionals at America’s Swimming Pool Company have listed their top six gift ideas for the water lover. You’ll even want to put a big red bow on these must-haves for your own swimming pool.   1. Zodiac MX8 Elite The MX8 Elite is the first suction pool […]

  • How can you tell which pool company to choose? -

    How can you tell which pool company to choose? The difference is in the technology! Discover PoolOps – the software program designed specifically by ASP pool professionals. At ASP – America’s Swimming Pool Company, we are known for our professional and dependable service to our pool service customers and for having the proper technology in place for better communication […]

  • Considering Pool Closing? -

    The professionals at ASP – America’s Swimming Pool Company want you to think twice before deciding to close your swimming pool. Listed below are the benefits of keeping your pool open year round. Visual Effects: Your pool is the centerpiece of your backyard, so why cover it half the year? Consider our year round maintenance […]

  • Olympic Diving Pool Could Benefit from ASP’s Maintenance Services -

    Olympic Diving Pool Could Benefit from ASP’s Maintenance Services While watching the Olympic diving teams perform in Rio de Janerio, you might have noticed something a little green. On Tuesday, August 9, the Olympic swimming pool diving venue in Rio quickly went from light blue to murky green. It seems like Rio cannot get away from […]

  • 3 Tips For In-Ground Pool Lighting -

    Are you interested in making your in-ground pool shine with unique lighting features? With warm air heating the summer nights and major summer celebrations right around the corner, there is no better time than now to make sure your pool is well-lit. Consider these three tips to ensure you get the ultimate experience from your […]

  • Keeping Your Pool Clear in the Heat of the Summer -

                          Keeping Your Pool Clear in the Heat of the Summer Your pool water is constantly changing year round and in the heat of the summer your pool is more susceptible to algae buildup. There is no reason why you should have to deal with […]

  • 5 Things To Consider When Installing A Pool -

    To pool or not to pool? As the summer heat gets hotter, this is probably a question you’re asking on a frequent basis. However, before you take the plunge into pool ownership, be sure to keep these five considerations in mind. Do Your Research Experts suggest that anyone interested in installing a pool should first […]

  • How to Care for Swimming Pool Pumps -

    As a swimming pool owners, there are a few things you should know when it comes to maintaining your pool. Your swimming pool pump is the heart of the swimming pool’s plumbing system, and much like a car engine needs maintenance to continue running, so does a swimming pool pump. Here are a few basic […]

  • Let the Pool Party Begin! Tips From ASP Pool Cleaning Company -

    Summer has arrived, and it’s time to peel off the swimming pool covers and have a pool party! Our pool cleaning service compiled a list of items to make every pool party more fun! Pool Cleaning Company Gives Pool Party Makeover Tips Glow in the Dark Water Balloons: For those pool parties with extended hours, […]

  • Jump into Healthy Swimming this Summer -

                           Jump into Healthy Swimming this Summer The kids are out of school, and the weather is warming. It’s time to start enjoying pool fun with your family. If you don’t own a pool, a public pool is a great way to spend some time […]

  • Pool Cleaning Service Teaches New ABC’s -

    Every child learns the alphabet song from an early age, but what they don’t know is that ASP made a version of the song specifically tailored to pool care. Here are the ABC’s according to our pool cleaning service: A: ASP- Always call us for all of your pool care needs! B: Bromine- One of […]

  • What Does a Pool Maintenance Company Do? -

    Proper pool maintenance is an essential part of being a pool owner. Without proper maintenance, a pool can develop algae, foul odors and either slimy or cloudy water, and cause itchy skin and burning eyes on those who choose to swim in them. Hiring a professional pool service company to maintain your pool is becoming […]

  • Make Water Safety a Priority this Summer -

    Make Water Safety a Priority this Summer ASP – America’s Swimming Pool Company wants to make sure your child is ready for pool time fun. Water safety is crucial, and something we like to emphasize as many people get ready for pool opening season. May is National Water Safety Month and now is the perfect […]

  • Can a Hot Tub Benefit Your Health? -

      Owners of our pool cleaning services help pool owners understand the benefits swimming can have on their health. From senior exercising routines, using swimming pool pumps to keep the water moving and clean, and balancing chemicals, and even the benefits of a hot tub.   History of Hot Tubs In ancient Egyptian times, people […]

  • ASP Pool Cleaning Service Offers Tips for Seniors Swimming for Exercising -

      Studies have shown that seniors who use a pool for exercise have been able to increase their strength by 27% in their quadriceps, 40% in their hamstrings, and 10% in their upper body strength. The increase in strength is due to the increased resistance felt in the water. As your local pool cleaning service, […]

  • Is Your Swimming Pool Ready for Spring? -

    Is Your Swimming Pool Ready for Spring? Springtime is here and swimming pool season is fast approaching! Has your swimming pool or its equipment been inspected by a pool professional? Spring is a great time to have everything inspected. A pool inspection can help to notify you of any current or potential future issues. Having […]

  • Question: When is the best time to open your swimming pool? -

    Question: When is the best time to open your swimming pool? Answer: It all depends! In other words, you need to ask yourself a couple of questions to determine that answer. First, when did you close (cover/winterize) your swimming pool? Second, when you closed your swimming pool, was it clear or dirty/green? The answers to […]

  • Is your swimming pool heater safe to use? -

    Is your swimming pool heater safe to use? As most homeowners know, a swimming pool heater is often neglected throughout the year. Most of the time, a swimming pool heater is only used to extend the swim season by a few months. This means that the heater is turned off and not running for most […]

  • The Importance of Using Insured Pool Professionals -

    The Importance of Using Insured Pool Professionals Have you ever considered what would happen if the swimming pool cleaner that you just hired got hurt in your back yard? What if they cause severe damage to your pool while servicing it? Will you have to cover this cost? Bottom line, is your swimming pool company insured […]

  • ASP Rewards Vendors for Referrals -

    ASP Rewards Vendors for Referrals While the swimming pool industry continues to experience explosive growth and increasing demand for reliable pool service companies, ASP’s pool franchise opportunities are continuing to be the answer. Our proven business model and turnkey franchise system is about so much more than just pool route sales. We offer a laser-focused […]

  • ASP goes totally PINK for Breast Cancer Awareness Month! -
  • Why Snatching Up a Pool Cleaning Business for Sale is a Great Idea -

    Entrepreneur Magazine promotes entrepreneurial minds by keeping a running list of business ideas that could be started today. Among that list is a pool cleaning business. Whether you purchase an existing pool cleaning business for sale, or start your own franchise, here are some key reasons that entering the swimming pool business makes sense.   […]

  • The Importance of Inspections -

    The Importance of Inspections As a swimming pool owner, you know summer is in full swing and your swimming pool is in heavy use. As the swim season begins to come to a close, it is a great idea to have your swimming pool inspected by a professional. A swimming pool inspection can help notify […]

  • How do you make your vinyl liner last? -

    How do you make your vinyl liner last? Swimming pool liner replacements can be expensive. How can you make a liner last longer and get the most out of it? There are two things that can be done in order to make your liner last its full potential life span. First off, keep your swimming […]

  • How safe is your pool? -

    How safe is your pool? With summer time finally here and swimming pools seeing more use, a specific concern has been vocalized recently. Is your swimming pool safe? With kids out of school and venturing outside around the swimming pool, it is a great idea to make sure that they are protected. As we all […]

  • Which filter is the best fit for my swimming pool needs? -

    Which filter is the best fit for my swimming pool needs? A common question homeowners will have at some point is what type of swimming pool filter is the best? Which type of swimming pool filter should I install? That depends on what you are looking for in your filter. Each swimming pool filter is […]

  • Is your main drain safety compliant? -

    Is your main drain safety compliant? Everyone loves to swim in a swimming pool and enjoy a relaxing day outdoors. However, there can be some dangers associated with a swimming pool that are not commonly thought about, like entrapment. Entrapment issues are not nearly as common today as they have been in the past. Entrapment issues generally […]

  • ASP 2015 Owner’s Meeting Spotlight – Vendor Showcase -

    ASP 2015 Owner’s Meeting Spotlight – Vendor Showcase ASP – America’s Swimming Pool Company has hosted many successful Owner’s Meetings over the years, but this year the meeting exceeded all expectations. Based on the feedback ASP has received, one of the main reasons for this year’s success was ASP’s first annual Vendor Showcase! Representatives from PoolOps, […]

  • Diagnosing Pool Pump Air Leaks -

    Are you dealing with a pool pump that will not stay primed? One common problem with swimming pool pumps is that they can begin to leak over time, even though pumps are supposed to be air tight. If you are working on a pump which has a clear pump lid, you should not see any […]

  • A Halloween Treat! -

    As a special Halloween treat, click over to our website and take a look at the new virtual tour of our campus!

  • Swimming Pool Leak Testing Methods -

    If you are a swimming pool owner, you have either experienced the frustration of having a leak or it is just a matter of time before you do. Unfortunately, there are many places where a swimming pool could leak. It is important to understand the most common places that a pool may leak, and the […]

  • Thinking about closing your pool this winter? -

       Consider the Consequences. Visual Effects: Your pool is the centerpiece of your backyard! Allow it to shine!   Cost Benefit : By keeping your pool open this winter, you will not incur a pool closing or pool opening expense.  Additionally, the pool water chemistry will be properly maintained, keeping it algae free this spring and […]

  • Mesh vs. Solid Safety Covers -

    When purchasing a swimming pool safety cover, a choice must be made between a mesh cover and a solid cover. Before making a decision, it helps to know the pros and cons of each one. Mesh Safety Cover A mesh safety cover is the less expensive of the two types. Mesh covers are lighter, allowing […]

  • Lighting Options for Your Swimming Pool -

    Over the years, lighting options for swimming pools have evolved and improved greatly. The three most common types are incandescent, fiber optic, and LED lights. Which one is best for you? This will depend on your budget and needs. Incandescent lighting is the most common type for swimming pools. The bulb looks like one for […]

  • Problems with metal in your pool water? -

    Most people do not realize that they have metals in their water until an unsightly stain appears. Metal stains will commonly appear shortly after chlorine is added or after the swimming pool is shocked with granular chlorine. The two most common types of metal stains are from iron and copper, and are two of the […]

  • Should you paint your pool? -

    At some point, every gunite pool will need to be resurfaced. This poses the question of which product to use to make the pool look new again. Painting a swimming pool is a quick, affordable way to make the interior surface look clean and fresh, but is this always the best idea? Before committing to […]

  • What are the most common reasons that swimming pool water may cause your eyes to burn? -

    There is confusion about what exactly causes someone’s eyes to burn when swimming in a pool. Most people believe that if their eyes are burning while swimming in a pool, then it is due to the chlorine in the pool. In reality, there are two more common reasons that can cause eye irritation when swimming […]

  • Grounding vs. Bonding -

    Most people have no clue what the difference is between grounding and bonding in a swimming pool.  This has become a more popular topic due to the recent incident where children were shocked in a swimming pool in FL due to faulty wiring.  Improper grounding or bonding of a pool can result in bodily harm […]

  • Swimming Pool Chemical Safety -

    A recent NBC News online article covered a topic of growing concern in regards to swimming pool safety. The article stated that last year there were almost 5,000 emergency room visits from people that had been injured in some way by swimming pool chemicals. Also, the article mentioned that the statistic does not include those […]

  • Grounding and Bonding: What’s the Difference? -

    Most people have no clue what the difference is between grounding and bonding in a swimming pool.  This has become a more popular topic due to the recent incident where children were shocked in a swimming pool in Florida due to faulty wiring.  Improper grounding or bonding of a pool can result in bodily harm […]

  • What is the best filter for my pool? -

    This is a common question that a lot of our customers ask us this time of year. Our answer is always the same. We simply reply to the customer with a “Well, it depends.” You first need to know what type of filters are available for you to use. We have listed out a description […]

  • Safety Tips For Handling Swimming Pool Chemicals -

    by Jimmie Meece A recent NBC News online article covered a topic of growing concern in regards to swimming pool safety. The article stated that last year there were almost 5,000 emergency room visits from people that had been injured in some way by swimming pool chemicals. Also, the article mentioned that the statistic does […]

  • 5 Tips to Remember When Opening Your Swimming Pool -

    by Jimmie Meece This weekend marks the beginning of the summer season! Memorial Day weekend is known as the time of year we remember and give thanks to those soldiers who have given it all to protect our freedom. As a part of the celebration of this holiday we will typically plan “cook outs” and […]

  • Safety Tips and Questions for National Water Safety Month! -

    May is National Water Safety Month, and for pool or spa owners, it is essential to adopt critical water safety steps to assure the safety of children in and around the water. By installing safety devices and observing proper water safety behaviors, parents can secure their pools and spas for use by their families, friends […]

  • ASP welcomes Brad & Wendi Wilder! -

    Brad Wilder was born in Utah, but grew up in Arizona. Before joining ASP, Brad Wilder worked in the restaurant industry, as well as therapeutic nutrition and the landscaping industry. Wendi Wilder was born and raised in Arizona, and currently works as a Registered Nurse. Brad and Wendi are active in their community and are looking […]

  • ASP Grows Facility, Changes Training Model -

    By Stephanie Mills      The fastest-growing pool service company in the nation has just expanded. Photo Credit: AMERICA’S SWIMMING POOL CO. / RACHAEL HAMMET
 America’s Swimming Pool Co. employees and franchise owners now will train in one location at the recently remodeled company headquarters in Macon, Ga. The 4,000-square-foot addition includes four training pools […]

  • ASP of Dallas Earns Esteemed 2013 Angie’s List Super Service Award -

    Award reflects company’s consistently high level of customer service The Dallas location of ASP – America’s Swimming Pool Company has earned the service industry’s coveted Angie’s List Super Service Award, reflecting an exemplary year of service provided to members of the consumer review service in 2013. “We’re thrilled to receive this award for the second […]

  • ASP – America’s Swimming Pool Company expands into the state of Louisiana -

    A new location of ASP – America’s Swimming Pool Company has recently opened in Shreveport, Louisiana, owned and operated by John Bodden. ASP of Shreveport serves residential and commercial swimming pool owners in Caddo and Bossier Parishes, providing swimming pool maintenance programs, pool equipment diagnostics, equipment repairs, pool chemicals, supplies, and pool renovations including vinyl […]

  • THE SWIMMINGPOOL.COM POOL TOY HALL OF FAME -

    While things are turning colder we wanted to share this blog post for you to remember the fun you had this summer with the kids and the pool toys.  Do you have any of these Pool Toy Hall of Fame toys? Submitted by Vinny Velarde on November 15, 2013 to swimmingpool.com  I highly doubt that swimming pool toys […]

  • Closing Your Pool For The Winter? -

       Consider the Consequences. Visual Effects: Your Pool Is the Centerpiece of Your Backyard! Allow it to Shine! Cost Benefit : By keeping your pool open this winter, you will not incur a pool closing or pool opening expense.  Additionally, the pool water chemistry will be properly maintained, keeping it algae free this spring and not […]

  • What are you doing this weekend around your pool? -

    Thanks to Swim University for making this fun info graphic on all kids of ways to jump into a swimming pool.  *As always, safety first around water, make sure you are not alone, the others around you want to get splashed and that the pool is deep enough for a safe jump.*

  • State of the Industry! -

    ASP was featured in Aqua Magazine‘s service portion of their State of the Industry Issue: Service Voice 2013: Stewart Vernon by Scott Webb For the service portion of our State of the Industry issue, we spoke we three of the industry’s leadingservice professionals to serve as our “service voices.” In these profiles, they share how […]

  • America’s Swimming Pool Company expands into the state of Indiana. -

    Left to Right – Brett Horsley and Stephen Meyer Co-Owners of ASP of Carmel Carmel, IN – A new swimming pool service company has opened in the Carmel, Indiana area. ASP – America’s Swimming Pool Company is now open serving residential and commercial swimming pool owners throughout Ripley, Decatur and Hamilton Counties. ASP provides swimming […]

  • Are you wondering when is the best time to open your swimming pool? -

    by: Jimmie Meece, Jr Mesh Safety Cover – ASP of Greenville  Answer: It all depends?? In other words, you need to ask yourself a couple of questions to determine that answer. First, when did you close (cover/winterize) your swimming pool? Second, when you closed your swimming pool was it clear or dirty/green? The answers to […]

  • ASP – America’s Swimming Pool Company – Welcomes Dave Bradshaw! -

    Dave Bradshaw was born and raised in the Mesa, Arizona area.  He is married and has 5 children. He has a bachelor’s degree in management from the University of Phoenix.   Dave has worked in the for-profit education sector for the last 13 years but had always wanted to own his own company.  He opened ASP […]

  • North Carolina Gains another ASP location to serve customers in the Charlotte, NC area! -

    Colon and Pam Fulk are originally from North Carolina.  After spending many years in the rail industry and relocating their family several times they returned to North Carolina where Colon started a railroad consulting business.  Chad and Paige Fulk own and operate Rescom Cabinets in Macon, GA.  They have two boys and are co-owners with […]

  • ASP announces “2012 Employee of the Year” -

    Macon, GA – America’s Swimming Pool Company announces the “2012 Employee of the Year” in Savannah, GA at the annual Owner’s Meeting.  Nominations were submitted by ASP – America’s Swimming Pool Company owners.  The employee must be a full-time employee that has worked at least one year for the company and is a valuable asset […]

  • ASP Announces 2012 Franchise of the Year -

    ASP of Chattanooga is awarded the 2012 Franchise of the Year award in Savannah, GA at the annual Owner’s Meeting The Franchise of the Year award is a tribute to the best and brightest franchise owner in the system each year, awarded annually at the ASP Owners meeting.    “ASP of Chattanooga is incredibly deserving […]

  • ASP announces “2012 Best New Franchise Start” -

    ASP of Springfield, VA., was awarded the “Best New Franchise Start” award in Savannah, GA. at this year’s annual Owner’s Meeting 2012 America’s Swimming Pool Company has seen tremendous growth as a Franchise company, now serving over 200 cities in 12 states. In 2012 ASP launched over one dozen new franchise locations across the country. […]

  • ASP – America’s Swimming Pool Company Leaps 231 spots to #228 on Entrepreneur Magazine’s Franchise 500 List -

      Nation’s largest pool and spa franchise sees a tremendous jump in their ranking, up 231 spots to #228 in Entrepreneur Magazine Franchise 500 list Macon, GA – ASP – America’s Swimming Pool Company was recently ranked #228 on Entrepreneur Magazine’s Franchise 500 List for 2013.  Launched as a franchise in 2005, America’s Swimming Pool Company now […]

  • Getting Exercise During the Winter Months -

    Great ideas from Swim University on some exercises you can do in the water during the winter months. Hot Tub Yoga Infographic by Swim University

  • ASP Welcomes Matthew Blackmon! -

      Matthew Blackmon is originally from Long Beach, Mississippi and attended Mississippi State University where he graduated with a degree in construction management. After graduation, Matthew went to Orlando, Florida.  Here he worked with Beazer Homes, a residential construction company and then worked with ValleyCrest, a landscape construction company where he was a project manager. […]

  • ASP Welcomes Bram Schad! -

    Bram Schad is a lifetime resident of Ocala, Florida. He graduated from the University of Florida with a BS in construction management. For over 20 years he worked with his father in a commercial roofing business called RaeCo of Ocala Inc. Bram worked throughout the Southeastern U.S., with clients ranging from Disney World and Sea […]

  • America’s Swimming Pool Company Reaches 100 Unit Mark -

    America’sSwimming Pool Company (ASP), the nation’s first pool franchise, is proud to announce it has reached the 100 unit mark, capping off a year of unprecedented growth and expansion across the country. “2012 has proven to be one of our most successful years since we have been in business, and crossing the 100 unit mark […]

  • ASP Women Owner/Operators Featured in Pool and Spa News -

    ASP has 3 articles featured in the Pool and Spa News online about ASP women owner and operators  Below are links to the 3 articles. Woman’s Work – These service technicians’ can-do attitude takes them farBy: Linda G. Green Here we are in the 21st century, yet it still surprises many people to see a female-owned […]

  • Swimming Pool “Must haves” -

    Swimming Pool “Must haves” By: Josefine Koehn Imagine yourself walking out to your backyard after a long day in the office. Sparkling blue water is awaiting you, the waterfall is lit up and you just have to slip out of your robe to step into a warm bubbling hot tub. Here are some more ideas […]

  • The Pros and Cons of Owning a Swimming Pool Home -

    Fresh Design and Architecture posted an online article about the pros and cons of owning a swimming pool. For the full article and to see more photos, click here.  The Pros and Cons of Owning a Swimming Pool Home Doesn’t everyone love homes that have swimming pools? The relaxation and the fun activities that the kid’s […]

  • Mesa Man Lands 1st AZ Branch of Ga. Pool Firm -

    America’s Swimming Pool Co.’s has a story featured in The Arizona Republic about a Mesa native, Clint Rowley, who has a reputation for turning businesses around. Now, the 34-year-old entrepreneur is turning his sights to the pool industry, becoming America’s Swimming Pool Co.’s first Arizona franchisee at 950 E. Brown Road. Mesa Man Lands 1st AZ Branch […]

  • Rick McKnight Dives into Swim Business Venture -

    Rick McKnight, ASP franchisee owner for the Longview, TX territory, has been featured in news-journal.com. Read the full article by clicking here. McKnight dives into swim business ventureBy: By Mike Elswick melswick@news-journal.com Rick McKnight was looking for a career change and said going into business for himself was something he wanted to investigate. He worked […]

  • Tips for Closing your Pool During the Off Seasons -

    Design Pool & Spa online offers proper steps on how to close down your pool for the off seasons. As fall approaches, it’s best to take proper precautions to make sure this is done correctly. Click here to read the full article. Pool Closing Tips: Protect your Pool During the Off Seasons By: Megan Manzari As the fall months […]

  • Featured Spa of the Week! -

    The benefits of a home spa are plenty, and with the wide variety of models available today, you get the latest technological advances combined with a large selection of styles and colors. Below you will find our featured Garden Leisure Spa of the week. Availability is based on the manufacturer’s production, so please contact us for more […]

  • America’s Swimming Pool Company Signs Systems First Area Developer in Arizona -

    Multifaceted entrepreneur, Clint Rowley, opens nation’s only pool and spa franchise in Arizona bringing new level of customer service.  America’s Swimming Pool Company Signs Systems First Area Developer in Arizona By: Jordy Patano MESA, ARIZ. – Despite being a relatively young company, America’s Swimming Pool Company (ASP) is experiencing unprecedented growth, breaking nearly every record […]

  • ASP Featured by Franchise Interviews -

    ASP is featured in an article by Franchise Interviews. The article features Stewart Vernon, CEO and Founder of America’s Swimming Pool Company and discusses the background story of how the franchise was first started and how it has grown in to the nation’s largest pool & spa franchise. Americas Swimming Pool Company Meets Franchise Interviews […]

  • Franchisee Profile:Rick McKnight -

    Name: Rick McKnight Opening Date: 7/15/2012 Territory: Longview, TX Phone Number: 903-918-0233 Email: longview@asppoolco.com Rick McKnight is a Longview, Texas native with a degree in environmental science from Steven F. Austin State University. Upon graduation, Rick began working for the local Longview government as an environmental programs editor. While working for the local government, Rick […]

  • ASP Featured in Athens Banner-Herald -

    ASP is featured in an article in the Athens Banner-Herald. The article discusses the merger between Sweetwater Pools and America’s Swimming Pool Company to join two of the largest pool maintenance and repair companies in the market. America’s Swimming Pool Company has its retail storefront in Athens at 1720 Epps Bridge Road in Suite 106. […]

  • America’s Swimming Pool Company Experiences Explosive Start in 2012 -

    Despite being a relatively young company, America’s Swimming Pool Company is experiencing unprecedented growth, breaking nearly every record to date. The nation’s first pool and spa renovation and maintenance company has signed and opened 16 new franchise territories in three new states in 2012 and has seen a 62 percent increase in year-to-date sales. Its […]

  • ASP Featured in 1851 Magazine -

    ASP has been featured in 1851 Magazine in an article titled Finding Your First Veteran Franchisee. The article talks about the addition of ASP’s first veteran franchisee, Col. James King, and why franchising with ASP was the right fit for his life after service. Click here to read the entire article. Finding Your First Veteran […]

  • ASP featured on JacksonSun.com -

    America’s Swimming Pool Company was recently featured on jacksonsun.com in a piece titled “Jackson gets new pool business“. The article focuses on America’s Swimming Pool Company’srecent opening in Jackson, Tennessee by Todd Turnbow.  Highlighted in the article is the fact that Todd offers a flat rate and gives specifics as to the various offerings of ASP.  Contact […]

  • Franchisee Profile: Melissa Crow -

    Name: Melissa Crow Opening Date: 3/1/2012 Territory: Mobile, AL. (Mobile and Baldwin County)Phone Number: 251-605-8705 Email: mobile@asppoolco.com Melissa Crow is a Mobile, Alabama native who went into the dental hygiene field directly after high school. Beginning her dental career as a dental assistant, Melissa soon decided to continue her studies and became a dental hygienist. […]

  • Franchisee Profile: Kevin Harnage -

    Name: Kevin Harnage Opening Date: Brand: America’s Swimming Pool Company Location: Valdosta, GA Phone Number: 229-300-1811 Email: Valdosta@asppoolco.com   Kevin Harnage is a 22-year-old entrepreneur who learned about ASP from his uncle, Chad Sutton, who converted his existing swimming pool company, Sweetwater Pools in Athens, GA to an America’s Swimming Pool Company in early 2012. […]

  • Franchisee Profile: Sean Rogers -

    Name: Sean Rogers Opening Date: March 1, 2012 Brand: America’s Swimming Pool Company (ASP) Territory: Pensacola, Florida Phone Number: 850-449-6549 Email: pensacola@asppoolco.com  Sean Rogers is a Stillwater, Oklahoma native and obtained a bachelor’s degree in recreation administration from Oklahoma State University, as well as a master’s degree in recreation administration from the University of Southern […]

  • ASP featured in 1851 online -

    America’s Swimming Pool Company was recently featured in 1851 Online in an article titled, “Top Weekend Franchises“. The column features 10 franchise’s that are great fro growth and lifestyle. The article discusses the creation of ASP, opportunities with the company, and the brand culture. 1851 will be releasing articles on all 10 of the companies, […]

  • Better than the competition! -

    What do we offer in terms of Equipment Diagnostics and Repair? From pump and filter replacements to salt system installations, our knowledgeable, certified service technicians can help diagnose any problem with your swimming pool and determine the most economical solution. Our flat-rate pricing system gives you peace of mind knowing that no matter how long […]

  • America’s Swimming Pool Company featured on aquamagazine.com -

    America’s Swimming Pool Company was recently featured on aquamagazine.com in a piece titled “ State Of The Industry Survey: Service Sector — The Star of the Recession “. The article discusses the state of the pool industry, with service leaders in the industry giving their personal assessments about the overall health and outlook moving into the future. Founder […]

  • Franchisee Profile: Todd Turnbow -

    Name: Todd Turnbow Opening Date: May, 1, 2012 Territory: Jackson, Tenn. Phone Number: 731-217-2329 Email: jacksontn@asppoolco.com Todd Turnbow is a Jackson, Tennessee native with a degree in marketing from Union University. Todd spent 10 years in manufacturing management with Fruit of The Loom and Jockey Sportswear. After working in management, Todd went on to work […]

  • America’s Swimming Pool Company featured in Healthy Living -

    America’s Swimming Pool Company was recently featured in the spring issue of Healthy Living (a supplement to the Eatonton Messenger and Lake Oconee News) in an article titled “In The Swim: America’s Swimming Pool Company” The article focuses on Nancy and Doug Dozier bringing America’s Swimming Pool Company to the Lake Oconee region. Highlighted in […]

  • New America’s Swimming Pool Locations! -

    We are very excited to announce we have just finished another Pool School! We had 3 new franchisees attend a 2 week Pool School to learn everything there is about ASP and our pool services. Our new locations are below. Be sure to give them a call if you need any help with your pool! […]

  • Franchisee Profile: James King -

    Name: James King  Opening Date: 3/5/2012  Location: Fairfax County, VA Phone Number: 703-594-1775  Email: springfield@asppoolco.com Colonel James King served as Marine Officer in the United States military and had been in the military since the early 1980’s. King had a variety of jobs over his nearly 30 years of service and was able to travel […]

  • America’s Swimming Pool Company featured on enewscourier.com -

    America’s Swimming Pool Company was recently featured on enewscourier.com in a piece titled “Business Spotlight: Pool business branches out to Limestone County.” The article focuses on Jeff Monroe bringing America’s Swimming Pool Company to Huntsville and how his new business branches out to the surrounding counties. Also highlighted in the article are Jeff’s recent successes, […]

  • Not your average maintenance company -

    America’s Swimming Pool Company is more then just your average maintenance company. At ASP, America’s Swimming Pool Company, we offer various maintenance programs tailored to meet the needs of both your lifestyle and your budget. We even offer a flat-rate pricing structure so your bill stays the same all year round regardless of your chemical […]

  • Franchisee Profile: Jeff Monroe of Huntsville, Alabama -

    Name: Jeff Monroe                                                        Opening Date: March 1, 2012                                     Territory: Huntsville – Madison – Athens, AL. Jeff Monroe grew up in Mississippi and moved to Florence, Alabama in 2003 when he was relocated by the insurance agency he worked. Jeff worked in the insurance industry for 25 years.  Prior to his career in insurance, Jeff owned […]

  • Franchisee Profile: Angie Bradsher of Montgomery, Alabama -

    Name: Angie Bradsher Opening Date: February 27, 2012                                              Location: Montgomery County, AL.(Tri-County area) Angie Bradsher is from Montgomery, Alabama and has lived there her entire life. She has a Bachelor of Science degree in Social Work from Troy State University. Angie’s previous work experience was in pharmaceutical sales for GlaxoSmithKline and real estate development sales […]

  • Franchisee Profile: Bryan Hoffman of Hilton Head, South Carolina -

    Name: Bryan Hoffman                                   Opening Date: February 28, 2012 Brand: America’s Swimming Pool Company(ASP)                                                                             Location: Hilton Head – Beaufort – Bluffton, SC. Bryan Hoffman grew up in Raleigh, North Carolina, before attending college at Appalachian State.  Bryan graduated with a […]

  • New America’s Swimming Pool Locations! -

    We are very excited to announce our we have just finished our first Pool School of the year. We had 10 new franchisees attend a 2 week Pool School to learn everything there is about ASP and our pool services. Our new locations are below. Be sure to give them a call if you need […]

  • America’s Swimming Pool Company featured on Macon’s 41 NBC -

    America’s Swimming Pool Company franchisee Matt Dayton was featured on Macon’s 41 NBC discussing the success that he has found in the market in a segment titled, “Small Business Advice.” During the segment, Matt shared some insight into how he has been able to build a consistently growing business model, through outstanding customer service and by keeping […]

  • America’s Swimming Pool Company was featured in the Columbus Ledger-Enquirer -

    America’s Swimming Pool Company was featured on Sunday, February 5th, in a feature article in the Columbus Ledger-Enquirer titled, “Job Spotlight: Gordy Pease, owner of America’s Swimming Pool Co. in Columbus” discussing franchisee Gordy Pease. Gordy was named Franchisee of the Year for 2011 at the ASP annual owners meeting  and increased sales in 2011 by […]