In this episode we discuss Coral Seas products Green to Clean and Yellow Out as well as Algae. Chris refers to an algae spore as pac-man who gets trojan horsed into thinking the product is a phosphate only to get ripped apart from the inside out by these amazing products. This one is one of the most entertaining ways we have heard algae being discussed.
In this episode we discuss what enzymes are exactly and how they are used. We discuss how Pool Perfect and Spa Perfect work and that they are multi-faceted enzymes which helps them break down organic material better. We learned a lot on this one and we think you will as well.
In this episode we dive into phosphates, what they are exactly, and how they are a fuel for algae blooms. We discuss Natural Chemistry’s Phos Free product and how they were one of the first brands to really focus on eliminating phosphates.
In this episode we interview our friend and industry leader Chris Marcano. Chris is the Director of Training and Education for NC Brands. This includes Natural Chemistry, SeaKlear, and Coral Seas. Chris is well known throughout the industry for traveling from trade show to trade show teaching classes and helping the industry get more knowledgeable.
In this episode we interview our friend and one of our mentors Brett Gereau of Advanced Pool Specialists. Advanced Pool Specialists is what Brett does now, but he has had quite the journey through the pool industry. He has been in the industry his entire adult life and is very passionate about it.
In this episode we interview our favorite photographer Jimi Smith. Jimi has an amazing and unique story that he shares with us. From growing up in Georgia, to living on the island of St. Thomas, and many adventures such as working as a diver to even treasure hunting. His nomad lifestyle can be summed up by his Instagram bio which states God, Family, Photography, and Pools. He has shot photos for many of the top builders in the world and his photos have been featured in many articles and magazines. His photos have even been showcased on the cover of Luxury Pools magazine multiple times. It was an honor for us to have him in the studio.
In this episode we interview Brad Parker who is the Director of Digital and Brand Marketing for Zodiac. He came in to talk to us all about Jandy Quitting the Internet! This is a hot topic of discussion throughout the industry, as the policy took effect January 1st!
In this episode we make a very BIG announcement! We have officially sold our pool service accounts to move into Pool Chasers full time! Its a very big move and risk, but we feel very strongly that we are the right people to help change this industry for the better.
We had the pleasure of interviewing the Executive Director of The Northeast Spa & Pool Association Dominick Mondi. We got a chance to discuss The Pool and Spa Show in Atlantic City and some of the great benefits of attending. We discuss going into the show with a plan as well as leaving with a plan to make your business better in 2019.
We had the pleasure of interviewing the President of the Southwest Pool and Spa Show Michael Miller. We got a chance to discuss the show and some of the great benefits of attending. Attending the show is a great way to get a head start on growing your business in 2019.
Ledge Lounger is an in-pool and outdoor furniture company that was founded in 2011. They are known for designing outdoor furniture and accessories, made out of high-quality materials that withstand the sun, weather and, chemicals of the outdoor and pool environments.
In this episode we interview James Burns of Doc Dean's Pools. We love how aggressive they are being with the social media world as we have been all about that from the very beginning. Doc Dean's Pools is doing a lot of great work out in Florida and we are excited that they are so passionate about helping their customers by providing an excellent service experience.
In this episode we interview Greg Garrett. Greg is an expert in Water Chemistry and Pool Surfaces. Greg is the current owner of Applied Material Technologies and the former Technical Services Director of the National Plasterers Council. We have heard Greg’s name bounce around for years, but were so stoked when we finally got the chance to meet him, attend one of his classes, and eventually have him come to the studio!
In this reflection episode we have Kyle Auld join us since he was a huge part of our 3 man team while we were in Vegas. We recap our experience at the International Pool, Spa, and Patio Show and our first Pool Chasers Mixer.
In this episode we interview the service manager for our very own Brothers Pool Service and Repair Mr. Kyle Auld. This was so fun for all of us since Kyle is such a big part of our team. In this episode we discuss Kyle’s story and how he moved all the way from Minnesota to come work with us.
In this episode we interview the Director of the International Pool, Spa, and Patio Expo Tracy Garcia. We go over why the show was started and why education is so important to them. We also go over the show floor and some of the exciting events that they have lined up this year.
In this episode we interview the pioneer behind the #1 swimming pool channel on YouTube David Van Brunt. It was a true honor to interview David as he has been one of our mentors for a long time and we learned so much from him.
In this first episode of the mini series, we discuss chlorine and bromine along with other sanitizing options. Wayne Ivusich from Taylor Technologies has a very good understanding of the topic and we hope you guys enjoy the episode.
In this episode we interview Wayne Ivusich from Taylor Technologies. We have wanted Taylor on since the beginning so we are so stoked that they agreed to send Wayne down to Scottsdale to record with us. We learned even more then we anticipated from Wayne and were very impressed with his knowledge on the subject matter. We know you guys will be as well.
Welcome to sweet episode 16. In this episode you will be listening to Greg and Tyler discuss the early beginnings of Pool Chasers and why building up this community is so important. There were many struggles during the early years of starting our pool service and repair company Brothers but we figured out that we needed to speak up and create a good and positive example along the way.
In this episode, we interview Founder and Co-Owner of Red Rock Contractors and Red Rock Pools and Spas Rick Chafey. We discuss how Rick got started and how he has fully immersed himself into all areas of education. Being educated and doing things up to code has made him one of the industry leaders.
In this episode we interview our friend Kim Olson who works for Broadly. We discuss how to stand out online. We have known Kim for several years now and she is one of our best go to contacts when we want to talk about online reviews. There is a lot of great content in this one, so we hope your ready to learn!
In this episode we interview Megan Kendrick who is the owner of Pool Pro Magazine. It was such an honor for us as Pool Pro is our favorite magazine in the industry. Reason being is, it is tailored more to us as pool pro’s. We pick up a copy of every new issue as soon as they hit the shelves!
In this episode we interview Justin Bowie from JMax Plumbing and Jeromey Naugle from Premier Paradise. It is an episode jammed packed full of knowledge as Justin discusses plumbing hydraulics, total dynamic head, and many other plumbing insights.
In this episode with interview Jobber’s CEO Sam Pillar. This episode is jammed full of content about business. Sam discusses how he and his partner Forrest met in a coffee shop and turned a small idea they had into the juggernaut Jobber is today. Sam discusses his journey through college and his path to figuring out that he wanted to do something he loved and was passionate about.
In this episode we interview Trevor Tipton who is the owner of Artisan Elements in Scottsdale Arizona. We had a great time with Trevor. He is a custom pool builder who does it right. He lives by his core values and principles to teach and educate customers on what they are buying. He understands that the product he provides is a lot of money and focuses on giving the clients the ultimate backyard experience.
In this episode we interviewed Hal Denbar from Patriot Pool and Spa in Austin Texas. Hal's story is awesome and we are so excited to share it with you guys. It is jammed full of information about the pool service and repair part of the industry. This is our wheelhouse as well so it was very fun to record. We can relate to all of what Hal talks about as we are sure many of you will as well.
In this episode we interview Fred Schweer from PoolRx. We have been friends with Fred for several years now. He has introduced us to this product that has changed our business. Fred has also been to our facility and trained our team several times on the product. We were very excited to have him on the podcast and to share our experience.
It was our pleasure to interview Bobe’ Owners Kris and Julie. We have seen their products in the field for years and also met them at trade shows in the past, but were very intrigued once we found out they were in AZ where we are. We even got to go visit their facility here in Phoenix and we were very impressed with their operation. We think everyone can learn a lot from their passion and drive. They are both great leaders in the industry.
In this episode we interview our first pool builder. We sat down with Jeromey Naugle of Premier Paradise. He is a huge inspiration to us and one of the best design minds in the country. We start off with a deep discussion about Jeromey’s childhood. He really opens up and shows how if you really want something, you can achieve it. It does not come easy, and you have to earn it everyday. This is really a great learning experience for anyone who has fallen or been given the short end of the stick in life. Pick yourself back up and push to conquer your demons.