Two Things You Can Do Now to Maximize Your May

Promotion
Friday, May 13, 2016

Earn Your APSP CHTT Certified Hot Tub Designation: Don’t wait until fall to get the skills that matter most.  Earn yo...

Are You Our Next Winner?

Awards
Friday, May 13, 2016

You could be one of our 2016 APSP Award winners.  We’re looking for the best of the best hot tub installations, hot tub industry legends an...

Sponsor Product Spotlight – Nordic Hot Tubs

Promotion
Friday, May 13, 2016

Nordic Hot Tubs is proud to introduce their newest hot tub series, the Jubilee. Click here to download the flyer. Learn more about Nordic Hot Tubs her...

Help Us Build Our Hot Tub Newsletter List

Member Perks
Friday, May 13, 2016

We want to reach more hot tub retailers with our newsletter but we need your help.  If you know and APSP Member who isn’t receiving this ne...

Three Easy Steps to Hot Tub Consumer Financing

Member Perks
Friday, May 13, 2016

Help make your customer’s hot tub ownership dreams happen by offering them financing that works. We’ve partners with Prosper to offer you...

Committee Update

Industry News
Friday, May 13, 2016

Mike McCague, Chair of the APSP/IHTA Engineering Committee, and Senior Chemical Engineer at Watkins Wellness Reports… Jet Manufacturers Nee...

Get the Facts About the APSP/NSPF Talks

Industry News
Thursday, May 12, 2016

Last month, APSP and NSPF announced unification talks.  To help keep you up-to-date we’ve created a page, APSP.org/Unification. Here you&rs...

S.R. Smith Renews Strategic Partnership

Sponsorship
Thursday, May 12, 2016

Thank you to S.R. Smith for renewing its strategic partnership with us for the fifth straight year.  Based in Canby, Oregon, S.R. Smith is a lead...

Hot Tub Legislative Update

Advocacy
Thursday, May 12, 2016

To help you better understand what proposed legislation and regulations mean for you and your business, APSP reports on bills that affect the hot tub ...

ISPSC Gains Momentum with Adoptions & Exposure

Advocacy
Thursday, May 12, 2016

The 51st jurisdiction to adopt the ISPSC is Tuscaloosa in Alabama (2015 ISPSC). Recent mandatory state adoption announcements of the ISPSC includ...

Service Survey Said...

APSP University
Thursday, May 12, 2016

Recently, the APSP Service Council surveyed our service members on industry education, licensing, consumer awareness programs and the overall focus of...

Member Perk$ - TSYS Merchant Solutions

Member Perks
Thursday, May 12, 2016

Members save on credit card acceptance with this exclusive, members-only program. TSYS provides today’s technology, giving you the ability to ac...

Welcome New Members

Industry News
Thursday, May 12, 2016

Welcome into the APSP family.  With the support and participation of members like you, we are able to build the industry and grow our members&rsq...

Upcoming Events

Events
Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Dr. R. Neil Lowry Grant Submission Deadline - April 29, 16 May is National Water Safety Month (May 1-30) Arizona St...

Welcome New Members

Industry News
Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Welcome the following members and thank them for their support:  New Members from March 1-April 1: A Cut Above Construction, Pools &am...

Member Perk$ - Save Thousands on Office Supplies

Member Perks
Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Make sure you check your mail for your APSP Office Depot discount card!  You and your business can save up to 80 percent off preferred products a...

Product of the Month - 2015 ISPSC Code with Commentary

Member Perks
Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Get the 2015 International Swimming Pool and Spa Code (ISPSC) that now includes expanded expert commentary for each paragraph, pictures for clarificat...

3 Steps to Get Your Customers Financing Today

Promotion
Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Let us help you get your customers hot tub financing. APSP has partnered with Prosper to offer affordable consumer financing.  Get started today ...

Check Hot Tub Drain Covers For Safety

Standards
Wednesday, April 20, 2016

APSP’s Check A Drain Initiative encourages hot tub professionals to reach out to their customers to replace outdated, and potentially dangerous ...

RWQ Committee Begins Revising Standard for Public Pool & Spa Water Quality

Standards
Wednesday, April 20, 2016

  Chairman Joseph Laurino, Ph.D. The Recreational Water Quality (RWQ) Committee began revising ANSI/APSP-11...

CHTT Course Now Available Online

APSP University
Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Great News! You don’t have to wait until the fall to take the APSP CHTT Certified Hot Tub Technician Course.  You can do it online. Whether...

We Need Your Hot Tub Entries

Promotion
Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Submission to the 2016 Int’l Awards of Excellence Program is happening now through June 30. We want to recognize your hot tub masterpieces. Cur...

Hot Tub State Legislative Updates

Advocacy
Wednesday, April 20, 2016

To help you better understand what proposed legislation and regulations mean for you and your business, we report on bills that affect the hot tub ind...

APSP and CPSA Announce Affiliation Agreement

Industry News
Wednesday, April 20, 2016

APSP President and CEO Rich Gottwald and CPSA Executive Director John Norwood signed the historic agreement making a partnership to promote, advance a...

APSP & NSPF Boards Agree to Unify

Industry News
Wednesday, April 20, 2016

The boards of The Association of Pool & Spa Professionals (APSP) and the National Swimming Pool Foundation® (NSPF®) met last week and agre...

Welcome New Members!

Member Perks
Thursday, March 10, 2016

We welcome the following companies, new members from February 1 to March 1, into the APSP family.  With the support and participation of members ...

Member Perk$ - APSP Career Center

Member Perks
Thursday, March 10, 2016

Are you looking to hire hot tub professionals or find your next hot tub job? We can help. Find what you’re looking for by using APSP’s Ca...

Product of the Month – Be Safety Aware

Member Perks
Thursday, March 10, 2016

Show customers how to be safe while enjoying the benefits of hot tubs.  The booklet addresses a variety of safety brochures and explains the impo...

Building Hot Tub Business Exposure and and Traffic Just Got Easier

Events
Thursday, March 10, 2016

Maximize hot tub business exposure and drive business traffic using APSP programs.  It's a great way to build your brand while supporting great i...

APSP Technical & Standards Update

Standards
Thursday, March 10, 2016

  Check out what’s happening: APSP 16 Up for Revision: DiGiovanni has been working with the APSP-16 committee and the Cons...

Save Thousands by Hiring Veterans

Member Perks
Thursday, March 10, 2016

Great News! You can add thousands of dollars to your bottom line, in tax credits, by hiring veterans, Guard members and Reservists.  We supports ...

IHTA of APSP Chair in AQUA Hot Tub Monthly

Industry News
Thursday, March 10, 2016

Last month, AQUA Magazine featured APSP Member Kristin Woiteshek, general manager of Nordic Hot Tubs and the 2016 IHTA of APSP’s chairperson in ...

Earn Your CHTT Certification All Year Round

APSP University
Thursday, March 10, 2016

Don’t wait until fall to earn your CHTT Certified Hot Tub Technician® designation! Do it now. Earn your CHTT online and get in-demand skills...

State Hot Tub Legislation Updates

Advocacy
Thursday, March 10, 2016

To help you better understand what proposed legislation and regulations mean for you and your business, APSP reports on bills that affect the pool and...

APSP Partners with BISHTA for New Spa Standard

Industry News
Thursday, March 10, 2016

The IHTA of APSP is collaborating with BISHTA, The British and Irish Spa and Hot Tub Association, and several EU countries on a new spa standard. ...

APSP Provides Comments on Energy Efficiency for Spas

Advocacy
Tuesday, March 08, 2016

The APSP Government Relations team has been working diligently on behalf of members to respond to California Energy Commission proposals around energy...

Borrelle, NESPA President, Passes

Industry News
Tuesday, March 08, 2016

Northeast Spa and Pool Association President Frank Borrelle of Borrelle Pool Services, passed away March 1 at his home. APSP and the entire pool and h...

Chapters Connect Members and Give Back to their Community

Industry News
Friday, February 05, 2016

As a member, you belong to a community of professionals that share mutual goals, interests and commitments.  Local APSP chapters allow members to...

May is National Water Safety Month!

Events
Friday, February 05, 2016

In just a few months, we’ll be celebrating National Water Safety Month. Get ideas, download marketing materials and water safety tips at Nationa...

Montana Adopts the 2015 International Swimming Pool and Spa Code (ISPSC)

Standards
Friday, February 05, 2016

Effective January 9, 16, Montana adopted the 2015 International Swimming Pool & Spa Code.  The ISPSC is being adopted to cover the aspects of...

Member Perks – Tradeshow Exhibit Discount

Member Perks
Friday, February 05, 2016

Members get 15 percent off of booth space at both the International Pool | Spa| Patio Expo and the Pool & Spa Show. As you reserve your space, mak...

Welcome New Members!

Industry News
Friday, February 05, 2016

We welcome the following companies, new members from January 11 to February 3, into the APSP family.  With the support and participation of ...

Tee Time with Your Best Hot Tub Customers

Events
Friday, February 05, 2016

Make plans now to attend the first annual World of Recreational Water Golf Classic on November 1 at the English Turn Country Club in New Orleans, LA. ...

What's Your Game Plan for Hot Tub Business Success?

Events
Friday, February 05, 2016

Your busy season is almost here.  Soon sidewalk shoppers will be out in force, homeowners will be ready to start planning their summer hot tub pr...

Featured Product of the Month – The Sensible Way to Enjoy Your Hot Tub

Promotion
Friday, February 05, 2016

Safety is a hot tub professional’s top priority! Make sure that you educate your customers on the importance of hot tub safety.  A great wa...

Hot Tub Financing Just Got Easier

Promotion
Friday, February 05, 2016

Now through APSP’s consumer financing partner, Prosper, you can give your customers convenient and low cost financing options. More than 50 memb...

State Hot Tub Legislation Updates – February 2016

Advocacy
Friday, February 05, 2016

To help you better understand what proposed legislation and regulations mean for you and your business, APSP reports on bills that affect the hot tub ...

Help Us Promote ESCAPE & the Beauty of Hot Tubs

Promotion
Friday, February 05, 2016

As you battle the winter weather, ESCAPE, the industry’s consumer campaign, heats up. Help us keep the momentum going by getting more involved i...

New ANSI/APSP Water Quality Standard for Residential Pools, Spas & Portable Spas Expected this Year

Advocacy
Monday, January 11, 2016

After successfully developing a mandatory national water quality standard (APSP-11) which used today by public health officials, APSP’s Recreati...

Join Us in the New Year

Promotion
Monday, January 11, 2016

If you are interested in furthering your hot tub career or business, getting involved with your local APSP Chapter is a good start.  APSP Chapter...

Save the Date! May is National Water Safety Month

Events
Monday, January 11, 2016

Make plans now to participate this May in National Water Safety Month.  It’s a great way to connect your hot tub business with safety and s...

APSP Gives Back

Industry News
Monday, January 11, 2016

On January 7, APSP donated $25,000 to The Step Into Swim™ Campaign, organized by the National Swimming Pool Foundation®(NSPF), to create one...

Member Perk$ - Office Supplies

Member Perks
Monday, January 11, 2016

Save your business money on office supplies when you use the APSP Office Depot discount.  APSP members can receive up to 80% off on office and sc...

APSP Welcomes New Education Manager

Industry News
Monday, January 11, 2016

APSP welcomes Maria O’Hara as the new education manager. Maria brings with her over 20 years of experience executing and implementing training p...

Spend Time with Customers and Play Golf at the WRW Golf Classic

Events
Monday, January 11, 2016

Get your team and your swing ready for the first annual World of Recreational Water (WRW) Foundation Golf Classic.  Make plans now to join us on ...

Welcome New APSP Members!

Promotion
Monday, January 11, 2016

We welcome the following companies, new members from December 5 to January 11, into the APSP family.  With the support and participation of membe...

Great Ways to Make the Most of Your Time Indoors this Winter

Promotion
Friday, January 08, 2016

Winter is here. When the temperature drops, it’s tempting to snuggle up in front of the television, but we know you can do better than that. Mor...

Visit Us in Atlantic City this January

Events
Friday, January 08, 2016

Visit us in booth 4224 and learn more about our member financing program, Prosper, and how you can make, ESCAPE, the industry’s consumer campaig...

State Hot Tub Legislation Updates – January 2016

Advocacy
Friday, January 08, 2016

To help you better understand what proposed legislation and regulations mean for you and your business, APSP reports on bills that affect the hot tub&...

Make Sure Hot Tub Consumers Can Find You

Promotion
Friday, January 08, 2016

ESCAPE, the industry’s consumer campaign is in full swing. Go to ESCAPEtoWater.com and view your listing on the member locator.  Make sure ...

Consumer Financing Free Webinars Every Wednesday in January

Member Perks
Friday, January 08, 2016

Get Consumers Into the Bubbles Fast! Every Wednesday at 3 p.m. (EST) through the end of January, Prosper will host a free webinar “How to Sell P...

First Annual World of Recreational Water Golf Classic Happens Next November

Events
Thursday, December 10, 2015

The World of Recreational Water Foundation (WRW) will host its first annual golf classic on Tuesday, November 1, 2016 from 8:30 am to 2:00 pm at the E...

What Happens In Vegas, Doesn’t Have to Stay There

Events
Monday, December 07, 2015

This November, APSP traveled to Las Vegas, Nevada for the 2015 International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo.  While there, we were able to celebrate and...

APSP Standards Department Makes Things Happen

Standards
Monday, December 07, 2015

Great things are happening that you need to know about. ANSI Approves APSP Accreditation Recertification On November 23, the American Nati...

Submit Your Hot Tub Masterpieces Now

Awards
Monday, December 07, 2015

You asked for it, you got it. We just changed our submission deadlines for the 2016 International Awards of Excellence program to work around your bus...

Welcome New APSP Members!

Industry News
Monday, December 07, 2015

We welcome the following companies, new members from November 6 to December 4, into the APSP family. With the support and participation of member...

State Hot Tub Legislation Updates – December 2015

Advocacy
Monday, December 07, 2015

To help you better understand what proposed legislation and regulations mean for you and your business, APSP reports on bills that affect the pool and...

Give the Gift of Education this Holiday Season

APSP University
Monday, December 07, 2015

Still looking for that perfect holiday gift? Look no further than upcoming APSP hot tub education programs.  It’s a gift that keeps giving ...

IHTA of APSP’s Strategic Leadership Team Welcomes Three New Members

Industry News
Monday, December 07, 2015

The IHTA of APSP announces the appointment of three new members to its 2016 Strategic Leadership Team, as well as a new chairman and team members.&nbs...

Make the ESCAPE Campaign Work for You

Promotion
Monday, December 07, 2015

ESCAPE, the industry's new digital consumer campaign has launched! Go to EscapetoWater.com and view your listing on the member locator. Make sure your...

New Consumer Financing Program for Hot Tub Retailers

Promotion
Monday, December 07, 2015

APSP has partnered with Prosper to provide financing solutions to member customers' pool, hot tub or home improvement projects.  Launched in 2006...

Welcome New APSP Members!

Industry News
Thursday, November 05, 2015

We welcome the following companies, new members from October 19 to November 5, into the IHTA of APSP family. With the support and participation of mem...

Member Perk$ - Tradeshow Exhibit Discounts

Member Perks
Thursday, November 05, 2015

Thinking of reserving booth space for the 2016 International Pool | Spa Patio Expo? Before you leave for this year’s Expo, make sure you take yo...

State Hot Tub Legislation Updates

Advocacy
Thursday, November 05, 2015

To help you understand what proposed legislation or regulations means for you and your business, APSP reports on bills that affect the hot tub industr...

APSP Hot Tub Education Heads to Georgia

APSP University
Thursday, November 05, 2015

Start planning now to get the quality hot tub education that you and your team need. We’re offering the CHTT Certified Hot Tub Technician® c...

The Best of the Best Celebrated at Expo

Events
Thursday, November 05, 2015

The 2015 International Awards of Excellence (AOE) winners will be celebrated on Tues., Nov. 10 at the Light Nightclub in conjunction with the Welcome ...

Catch the WAVE Next Week at Expo

Events
Thursday, November 05, 2015

There’s still time to reserve your seat at both of the APSP WAVE Young Professionals Network events. You won’t want to miss out on the WAV...

ESCAPE to APSP’s Booth 4269

Events
Thursday, November 05, 2015

Make plans now to visit APSP’s booth #4269 to check out the new ESCAPE consumer campaign. You’ll be able to explore tools you can use to h...

You’re Invited to Special Expo Drought Seminar

Events
Thursday, November 05, 2015

Join us on Wed., Nov. 11 from 11:00 am-2pm in Tradewinds D for a  free panel discussion on drought.  Out line up of expert panelist include ...

Congratulations to the 2015 APSP Fellows

Awards
Thursday, November 05, 2015

The 2015 Fellows class will be recognized at the APSP Chairman’s Reception in Las Vegas, Nevada.  Established in 2012, this ...

IHTA of APSP Hosts Open Meeting at Expo

Events
Thursday, November 05, 2015

Make plans now to attend the IHTA of APSP Open meeting being held on Wed., Nov. 11 from 8-10 am in South Pacific J.  If your business has anythin...

Department of Energy Advisory Committee Appoints APSP Members to Dedicated Working Group: Pool Pumps and Portable Spa Pumps Differentiated

Standards
Wednesday, October 21, 2015

APSP announces that the U.S. Department of Energy Appliance Standards and Rulemaking Federal Advisory Committee (ASRAC) recently appointed members to ...

Welcome New APSP Members!

Industry News
Tuesday, October 20, 2015

The Association of Pool & Spa Professionals (APSP) welcomes the following companies, new members from September 10 to October 19, i...

Member Perk$ - APSP Career Center

Member Perks
Monday, October 19, 2015

Are you looking for your next superstar employee or the perfect job? If so, check out APSP’s Career Center. APSP, in partnership with Boxwood, o...

California Members Champion Drought Relief Efforts

Advocacy
Monday, October 19, 2015

Last month, APSP held a meeting in Irvine California with its Southern California Chapter members and CPSA members to discuss regional and statew...

APSP Restructures Its Hot Tub Certification Program

APSP University
Monday, October 19, 2015

APSP University is restructuring its certification program to move towards ANSI/ISO/IEC 17024 accreditation standards. As part of the change, APS...

SAVE The Date – November 1, 2016: First Annual APSP WRW Golf Classic

Events
Monday, October 19, 2015

Make plans now to attend the first annual World of Recreational Water Foundation golf classic on November 1, 2016 in New Orleans, Louisiana ...

APSP WAVE Network’s October Event is a Splashing Success

Events
Monday, October 19, 2015

The APSP WAVE Network met for two days at the Zodiac Pool Systems Inc. headquarters in Vista, California for educational sessions, a tour, networking ...

Two Must Attend Expo Meetings

Events
Monday, October 19, 2015

In a few weeks, we’ll be in Vegas.  Maximize your experience by planning ahead.  Make plans now to attend the IHTA of APSP and APSP Me...

IHTA of APSP Committee Members Represent Industry in Italy

Events
Monday, October 19, 2015

This November, three committee members from the IHTA of APSP’s engineering committee, Michael McCague of Watkins Manufacturing, Nathan Coelho of...

State Hot Tub Legislation Updates – September 2015

Advocacy
Friday, September 11, 2015

To help you better understand what proposed legislation or regulations mean for you and your business, APSP reports on bills that affect the hot tub i...

APSP to Launch Consumer Campaign This November at Expo

Promotion
Friday, September 11, 2015

This November we’re launching an exciting new initiative: ESCAPE, a digital marketing program aimed directly at consumers which is created and f...

Member Perk$ - Industry Online Locators

Industry News
Friday, September 11, 2015

As an APSP Member, you receive a free listing on our online locator. Seen by thousands of consumers and fellow industry professionals, it’s a gr...

Manufacturer To Host APSP WAVE Networking Event in San Diego

Events
Friday, September 11, 2015

We're excited to announce the WAVE Young Professionals Network's  first-ever “Behind the Scenes” experience to be hosted by Zodi...

Welcome New APSP Members!

Industry News
Friday, September 11, 2015

The Association of Pool & Spa Professionals (APSP) welcomes the following companies, new members from August 15 until September 10, into the ...

Hot tub sales are heating up in the South and West!


Friday, September 11, 2015

Estimated change in new hot tub sales from 2013 to 2014, by region Check out this and other great hot tub statistics in the 2014 YEARBOOK. ...

APSP University Offers New Format for Hot Tub Program

APSP University
Friday, September 11, 2015

Great News! This fall, APSP University will offer the CHTT Certified Hot Tub Technician® program as part of their October Phoenix Roundtable event...

Hot Water in Vegas

Events
Friday, September 11, 2015

In just a few short months, I’ll be seeing you in Las Vegas at the International Pool | Spa |Patio Expo. So what's happening related to hot ...

California Drought & Hot Tubs

Industry News
Wednesday, August 12, 2015

One of the most important issues affecting our membership is the California drought. APSP/IHTA has hired the California-based lobbying firm Nossaman, ...

The Great Hot Tub ESCAPE

Industry News
Wednesday, August 12, 2015

By now you’ve probably heard that APSP is launching a new consumer outreach campaign, ESCAPE. ;The campaign is designed to raise consumer awaren...

CEC Adopts New Appliance Efficiency Regulations & Administrative Civil Penalties

Advocacy
Tuesday, August 11, 2015

The California energy commission (CEC) has recently adopted new Appliance Efficiency Regulations & Administrative Civil Penalties which took effec...

Expo’s Coming this November. Are You Ready?

Industry News
Tuesday, August 11, 2015

Start planning now for the 2015 International Pool| Spa| Patio Expo happening November 10-12 at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, NV. It’s a great time...

APSP Welcomes New Members!

Industry News
Tuesday, August 11, 2015

The Association of Pool & Spa Professionals (APSP) welcomes the following people into the APSP family. With the support and participation of membe...

State Hot Tub Legislation Updates

Advocacy
Monday, August 10, 2015

To help you better understand what proposed legislation or regulations mean for you and your business, APSP reports on bills that affect the hot tub i...

Member Perk$ - Member Locator for Consumers

Member Perks
Monday, August 10, 2015

APSP works to help you build your business and reach your target audience. Through your free listing on our Member Locator for Consumers, we showcase ...

Get the Skills Hot Tub Consumers Demand

APSP University
Monday, August 10, 2015

Get yourself or your crew the quality training they need from a trusted source.  APSP University offers a wide variety of business skills webinar...

APSP Offers Training Solutions for Accredited Partners

APSP University
Monday, August 10, 2015

Make sure that your hot tub training program meets the highest industry standards by getting it APSP Accredited.  It’s an easy process and ...

Hot Tub Stat of the Month

Research
Monday, August 10, 2015

Great news! Hot Tubs sales are on the rise. APSP’s 2014 YEARBOOK makes understanding the hot tub marketplace easier.  Make sure you h...

Medical Tax Deductions for Hot Tubs

Industry News
Monday, August 10, 2015

If your customers are investing in a hot tub for medical purposes, there’s a good chance they could get a tax deduction.  Become ...

What's Going On?

Industry News
Thursday, July 16, 2015

That’s the question Marvin Gaye posed in his hit song. And surprisingly, as CEO, I get asked those same words often. “What’s going o...

New Customizable Toolkits Promote the Value Certification

APSP University
Monday, July 13, 2015

Customizable toolkits for CSP Certified Service Professionals® now available.This toolkit is the premier customized piece that you need to st...

State Hot Tub Legislation Updates

Advocacy
Monday, July 13, 2015

To help you better understand what proposed legislation or regulations means for you and your business, APSP reports on bills that affect the pool and...

Check Out This Fact Sheet on Hot Tubs & Drought

Industry News
Monday, July 13, 2015

It’s more important than ever that we make smart water choices. Promote the benefits of hot tubs by downloading and sharing this fact sheet.&nbs...

The IHTA of APSP’s Engineering Committee Works to Protect Your Interests

Industry News
Monday, July 13, 2015

The IHTA of APSP’s Engineering Committee make vital contributions to the hot tub industry. By harnessing the knowledge and expertise of these in...

APSP University Offers Solutions to Your Business Skills Needs

APSP University
Monday, July 13, 2015

  Make the most of your summer by getting the in demand business skills and credentials you need to advance your hot tub car...

Help Us Recognize the Industry’s Top Hot Tub Professionals

Awards
Monday, July 13, 2015

  There’s still time to nominate yourself or a hot tub industry colleague for the 2015 class of APSP Fellows.  Do...

Member Perk$ - Post a job or find one on APSP's Career Center

Member Perks
Monday, July 13, 2015

When it comes to connecting with the right job opportunity, timing is everything. Don’t wait until fall to start searching for your next rock-st...

Hot Tub Stat of the Month

Research
Monday, July 13, 2015

  Are you looking for business support tools to help you quickly identify growth opportunities for your hot tub business? Fi...

We Need More Hot Tubs—Int’l Awards of Excellence Deadline is July 31

Awards
Monday, July 13, 2015

  We want to see more outstanding hot tubs represented in the 2015 International Awards of Excellence program, but we need y...

Nordic Hot Tubs Takes Leadership Role

APSP University
Wednesday, June 17, 2015

  APSP University is pleased to announce Michigan based Nordic Hot Tubs is taking a leadership role in industry education by...

Hot Tub Statistic of the Month

Research
Wednesday, June 17, 2015

You need current hot tub research to grow your business.  You’ll find it in the 2014 YEARBOOK.  Order your copy by emailing your APSP ...

Consumers Spend Less Energy Thanks to New Hot Tub Labeling

Standards
Tuesday, June 09, 2015

The newly revised ANSI/APSP/ICC-14 2014 Standard for Portable Electric Spa Energy Efficiency enhances consumer’s energy awareness and gives them...

SAVE THE DATE - WAVE Network Expo Reception for Young Professionals

Events
Monday, June 08, 2015

Join us on Tuesday, Nov. 10 from 4-5:30 p.m. at the Border Grill in Las Vegas, NV to network and socialize with other young professionals. APSP WAVE N...

APSP Member Perk$

Member Perks
Monday, June 08, 2015

Members can receive up to 80% off on office and school supplies from Office Depot and OfficeMax.  All online orders are delivered next day with f...

Soak Up Recognition this November in Vegas

Awards
Monday, June 08, 2015

Help us promote the benefits and beauty of hot tubs and get the industry recognition you deserve by entering your masterpieces into the 2015 Internati...

State Hot Tub Legislation Updates

Advocacy
Friday, June 05, 2015

To help you better understand what proposed legislation or regulations mean for you and your business, APSP reports on bills that affect the spa and h...

Aquatic Related Organizations Convene for All Association Forum

Industry News
Monday, June 01, 2015

(ALEXANDRIA, VA) –Fifteen aquatic related organizations convened in Dallas last week for the All Association Forum, organized and hosted by The Association of Pool & Spa Professionals (APSP). The purpose for the Forum was to gain understanding about each organization’s mission and goals, as well as discuss industry issues, challenges and opportunities for collaboration.

World Water Day Marked by Pool & Hot Tub Industry with Water Conservation Standard

Standards
Monday, June 01, 2015

(ALEXANDRIDA, VA) – To mark World Water Day, the Association of Pool & Spa Professionals (APSP), the country’s only industry organization accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) to write the nation’s pool, spa and hot tub standards, and the World of Recreational Water Foundation (WRW), announce the initiation of a new ANSI/APSP Standard for Water Conservation Efficiency in Pools, Spas and Swim Spas.

APSP Signs Letter in Support of America's Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2015

Industry News
Monday, June 01, 2015

(ALEXANDRIA, VA) – The Association of Pool & Spa Professionals (APSP) has joined 173 other industry organizations in a massive show of support for H.R. 636, the America’s Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2015. 

APSP Announces Launch of APSP University

APSP University
Monday, June 01, 2015

(ALEXANDRIA, VA) –The Association of Pool & Spa Professionals (APSP) today announces the launch of APSP University which will offer industry newcomers and experienced professionals with live classroom, virtual classroom and online courses for professional development based on correct, current and concise pool and spa content developed by experts in the industry.

APSP/IHTA Joins European Portable Hot Tub Standards Harmonization Work Group

Industry News
Monday, June 01, 2015

(LYON, France) - The Association of Pool & Spa Professionals (APSP)/International Hot Tub Association (IHTA)announces that it has joined the European Portable Hot Tub Standards Harmonization Work Group spearheaded by the British and Irish Spa and Hot Tub Association (BISHTA) and DIN, the German institute for standardization.

APSP & IHTA Take Historic Steps to Unite Hot Tub Industry With One Voice

Industry News
Monday, June 01, 2015

(ALEXANDRIA,VA) - The Association of Pool & Spa Professionals (APSP) and the International Hot Tub Association (IHTA) have agreed to work as a single entity to unite and strengthen the portable spa industry in North America and abroad.