UV and Swimming Pools

Let the counting and tallying begin!  Our host, SCP San Diego, was closed for inventory this past Thursday and Friday, October 21-22.  But the doors were open for education — they were certainly gracious and hospitable to us, as always! The San Diego class was FULL — literally out the door!  It was a great group – resort general managers, seasoned pool guys, retail pool store […]

UV and Swimming Pools

Disinfection – Oxidation – Circulation

When Elise and I present our 2-Day CPO classes away from our home base in Anaheim (as we did this past Thursday and Friday, September 23-24  in Riverside), we usually travel the day before and arrive mid-afternoon.  This gives us time to set up the classroom, check everything out and be fully ready for the next morning — the first day of class.  We typically stay two nights, […]

Disinfection - Oxidation - Circulation

Keeping Records – A Never Ending Task

We had our second installment of our CPO presentation for Archstone Apartments.  This past Thursday and Friday, September 2-3,  we were at their regional HQ in Santa Ana – a first class facility in all aspects!  Everyone was very professional in dress and manner and spoke  as if they took pride in their position at Archstone and for working in such a beautiful facility. The CPO […]

Keeping Records - A Never Ending Task

BTUs – How Long will Take to Heat the Pool?

We had a lot going on the past few weeks.  We held a CPO class in San Diego on July 8 – 9 (Thursday – Friday).  Then on Saturday, July 10, Steve traveled to Omaha Nebraska to attend his niece’s wedding. — He had a great time, seeing and visiting with his family and meeting the family of the groom — great people from Wisconsin. The […]

BTUs - How Long will Take to Heat the Pool?

What Exactly is pH?

Ever seen Palm trees in front of snow-covered mountains!–well, we did! As we drove to SCP-Riverside for our CPO class, this past Thursday and Friday, April 8-9 the view was gorgeous… snow-covered San Bernadino Mountains on one side and green-covered hills on the other.  Yes, we are truly blessed to live in such a beautiful place! This Riverside class ended up at full capacity, too!  We had […]

What Exactly is pH?

What Exactly is PPM (Parts Per Million)?

The rains just keep on coming here in Southern California…but no complaints here! — its all needed and welcomed! Speaking of welcome —  E.J Wamsley and crew gave us a huge welcome back to open up our first CPO class in Riverside for 2010 this past Thursday and Friday, February 4-5.  Thanks guys! Our class again was as diverse as ever – new guys, seasoned […]

What Exactly is PPM (Parts Per Million)?