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How Do I Find a Great Pool Builder Near Me?

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How Do I Find a Great Pool Builder Near Me?

After hours perusing website after website to get ideas and finding the exact pool design and color you want, you just need to figure out exactly how to get it! You need a professional, experienced pool builder near you to turn your dream into reality. So you might be asking, “How do I find a […]

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Ask the General; What Can I Expect with New Pool Costs and Accessories?

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Ask the General; What Can I Expect with New Pool Costs and Accessories?

Dear General: You can’t possibly imagine how badly my family wants a pool. But we don’t know where to start. What can I expect with new pool costs and accessories?  How can I get us from the dreaming stage to the swimming stage? Signed; Pool-less in Plainfield Dear Pool-less; Don’t despair. You have to start […]

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3 Easy Steps to Hosting the Perfect Labor Day Pool Party

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3 Easy Steps to Hosting the Perfect Labor Day Pool Party

The arrival of Labor Day means the kids are back in school, fall is just around the corner and the joys of the holiday season will be here before we know it, but it’s far from time to close up the pool. We still have some great swim time left!  Designated to appreciate the hard […]

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Dealer Spotlight: WetScapes Fiberglass Pool Builder in Southern Indiana

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Dealer Spotlight: WetScapes Fiberglass Pool Builder in Southern Indiana

Every month, we chat with a Thursday Pools dealer to learn more about their business and what’s trending in their area. This month, we talked to Jamie Sherrard, owner/operator of WetScapes, Inc. They specialize in high-end fiberglass pool installations in and around Scottsburg, Indiana, which sits about midway between Indianapolis, Cincinnati, Bloomington and Louisville. Tell […]

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Choosing the Perfect Furniture for Your Tanning Ledge

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Choosing the Perfect Furniture for Your Tanning Ledge

  Built-in tanning ledges in fiberglass pools are dreamy. Understandably, they’re a highly sought-after feature with fiberglass pool owners. Tanning ledges are ideal spots to relax after a long day and to perfect your summer glow. Practically an outdoor living room, you’ll spend hours there relaxing and entertaining your friends and family, so you want […]

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Ask the General: How Do I Backwash the Sand Filter in My Fiberglass Pool?

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Ask the General: How Do I Backwash the Sand Filter in My Fiberglass Pool?

Dear General; I love my fiberglass pool, but here’s my problem. I don’t understand how to backwash the sand filter. I keep my pool clean and add all the chemicals I’m supposed to, when I’m supposed to. What is backwashing, and WHY do I have to do it to my sand filter? Signed– Bad Backwasher […]

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Which Thursday Pools Pool Designs are Best for Tanning Ledges?

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Which Thursday Pools Pool Designs are Best for Tanning Ledges?

Fiberglass pools with tanning ledges are in high demand. And why wouldn’t they be? While soaking up the sun’s rays feels glorious, it can also get pretty hot. Being able to relax on a ledge lounger on a tanning ledge with just enough water to keep you cool is … well … just about as […]

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What Qualities Make for a Truly Awesome Tanning Ledge?

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What Qualities Make for a Truly Awesome Tanning Ledge?

Built-in tanning ledges in fiberglass pools have exploded in popularity over the last few years. They’re not just the perfect spot for sun worshippers. They’re also a marvelous place for children to enjoy the water, especially when they’re first learning to swim. Of course the kiddos still need their swim floats, but being able to […]

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Ask the General: Will a Pool Fit in my Yard?

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Ask the General: Will a Pool Fit in my Yard?

Dear General; My family has been begging for a new inground fiberglass pool (and I want one too!), but our yard is pretty small and I’m worried we can’t fit one. How can I find out if a pool will fit in my yard and what it might look like, so we can decide on a […]

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Ensuring Your Tanning Ledge is Properly Backfilled and Installed

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Ensuring Your Tanning Ledge is Properly Backfilled and Installed

Inground fiberglass swimming pools with built-in tanning ledges are heaven. They allow swimmers to lounge in just enough water to keep cool while still soaking up the sun’s rays. They really do offer the best of both worlds, and tanning ledges have rapidly become one of the most sought-after features in the fiberglass pool industry. Built-in […]

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Our Fiberglass Pool Dealer Spotlight; Signature Pools in Chicago

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Our Fiberglass Pool Dealer Spotlight; Signature Pools in Chicago

Every month, we chat with a Thursday Pools dealer to learn more about their business and what’s trending in their area. This month, we talked to Todd Emmerson, regional sales manager and lead designer at Signature Pools in Sandwich, Illinois. One-and-a-half hours from downtown Chicago, they install pools throughout the Chicagoland area.   Tell us […]

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Ask the General: How do I reduce my pool operating costs?

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Ask the General: How do I reduce my pool operating costs?

  Dear General; Our whole family loves our new inground fiberglass pool. We’re wondering though,  do you have any tips and tricks for ways to reduce my pool operating costs? — Frugal in Franklin Dear Frugal; That’s a great question. The top tricks to saving money on your pool’s operating costs in the long run are keeping […]

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Throw a California Beach Pool Party!

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Throw a California Beach Pool Party!

  Everyone loves a pool party. What could be better than good friends, good food and fun next to your beautiful inground fiberglass pool? Well, if you’re ready to take your entertaining to the next level, why not add a theme to your next pool party? If you love west coast style, cool color schemes […]

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Which Kind of Beach Entry (or Zero Entry) Pool is Right for You?

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Which Kind of Beach Entry (or Zero Entry) Pool is Right for You?

You’ve decided that you’re ready to create your own private backyard oasis by getting a pool. You’re also sure that a beach entry pool is the perfect choice for your family, because of the luxurious “vacation every day” feeling it creates and the easy in-and-out for everyone in your group, from the youngest to the […]

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Ask the General: How Do I Control Heating Costs in My Pool?

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Ask the General: How Do I Control Heating Costs in My Pool?

Dear General; I absolutely LOVE my new inground fiberglass swimming pool. What I’m not sure I’m going to love is my pool heating bill. Do you have any tips and tricks for controlling swimming pool heating costs? Signed– Don’t Want My Dollars Going Down the Pool Drain. Dear Dollars; I hear you. No one wants […]

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Is a Beach Entry Fiberglass Pool Right for You?

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Is a Beach Entry Fiberglass Pool Right for You?

Do you love being on the cutting edge of new trends? When it comes to fiberglass pools, resort-like pool features such as tanning ledges, waterfalls, mood lighting and more recently, beach entries (also known as zero entries) have enabled homeowners to bring all the joys of vacation, without the hassle of travel, to their own […]

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What is a Beach Entry (or Zero Entry) Pool, and Why Should I Want One?

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What is a Beach Entry (or Zero Entry) Pool, and Why Should I Want One?

What’s the difference between beach entry inground swimming pools and zero entry inground swimming pools? They’re the same thing! The two terms are used interchangeably. Whichever term you use, they’re trending big-time in the pool world right now. You may not have seen one yet, but you probably will soon. You might have experienced a […]

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Ask The General: How Do You Prime the Pool Pump?

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Ask The General: How Do You Prime the Pool Pump?

Dear General; Everyone keeps telling me I have to prime the pump for my fiberglass pool. That’s all well and good. My question to you is, how in the heck am I supposed to do it? And how do I know when it’s done? Signed– In a Perplexed Pool Pump Priming Pickle in Peru. Dear […]

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Now is The Best Time to Open Your Inground Fiberglass Pool!

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Now is The Best Time to Open Your Inground Fiberglass Pool!

Question: When is the best time to open your inground fiberglass pool? Answer: As soon as possible! The weather is heating up and the summer swim season is almost upon us. Are you ready? The sooner you get your inground fiberglass pool open, the sooner you’ll be having fun in the sun with all your family […]

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Top Five Fiberglass Pool Trends You Don’t Want to Miss in 2018

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Top Five Fiberglass Pool Trends You Don’t Want to Miss in 2018

The summer swim season is fast approaching. If you’re dreaming of creating your own private backyard oasis this year, there’s no better way to guarantee years of memory-making family fun than to invest in an inground fiberglass pool. There are tons of amazing shapes, sizes, colors and styles to choose from and there are awesome […]

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Create a Dreamy Day at the Beach in Your Own Backyard

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Create a Dreamy Day at the Beach in Your Own Backyard

Do you have memories of your whole family enjoying a dreamy, laid back beach vacation? Can you still feel the sunshine on your face, the warm ocean breeze in your hair and the sound of the waves lulling you to sleep at night? There’s just something special about being at the beach. But for those […]

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Inquiring Minds Want to Know: How Do You Make a Fiberglass Pool?

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Inquiring Minds Want to Know: How Do You Make a Fiberglass Pool?

Have you ever watched that show “How It’s Made?” It’s pretty easy to get drawn in. If you’re a naturally curious person, you could get completely geeked out watching them explain how things are made–especially things you’ve never given much thought to the inner workings of–like baseballs, aluminum foil, shoelaces and those cute little paper […]

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Resolve to Spend it Wisely

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Resolve to Spend it Wisely

We’re closing in on the end of the first month of the new year. So it’s a good time to circle back around and check in on our new year’s resolutions. Have any of them stuck? January is great time to assess our goals and plans. Whether your plans are large scale (like going on […]

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This is the Year You DO It!

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This is the Year You DO It!

The new year is here. We’ve all got plans for how we’re going to make 2018 our best year yet. Does your plan for the new year include a big new purchase, like an outdoor playground or fiberglass swimming pool? You can make 2018 the year that you actually DO these things instead of just […]

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Enjoy the Health Benefits of Swimming in the New Year

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Enjoy the Health Benefits of Swimming in the New Year

New Year’s Eve is almost here. For many of us, that means getting dressed up, celebrating with friends, and staying up way past our usual bedtime to properly greet the New Year. It’s also a time for us to stop and assess how our year has gone; what we’ve accomplished and what our hopes, goals […]

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What’s So Great About a Fiberglass Pool?

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What’s So Great About a Fiberglass Pool?

When you’re thinking of buying a pool, there’s a lot to consider. The first thing you’ll have to decide is whether you want fiberglass, concrete or vinyl. Personally, we believe that fiberglass is the way to go. What’s so great about a fiberglass pool? Read on to learn!   That Gel Coat Finish. Why is it […]

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Get Outside After Your Thanksgiving Dinner!

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Get Outside After Your Thanksgiving Dinner!

We’ve all experienced that post-turkey dinner food coma, and for years we’ve been told that “tryptophan” is to blame. We could take comfort in the fact that all we wanted to do was nap on Thanksgiving, because our turkey had, in essence, slipped us a sleeping pill. Well, we’re sorry to have to tell you […]

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Swimming Pool Myths Debunked

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Swimming Pool Myths Debunked

Fall is finally upon us. How many times during this long, hot summer did you say to yourselves, “We really need to get a pool?” But the summer has slipped by, and (much like the diehard Cub’s fans used to say) you’ve found yourself saying, “Wait ‘til next year.” Why did you talk yourselves out […]

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Ways to Heat Your Swimming Pool

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Ways to Heat Your Swimming Pool

Are you one of those people who likes to keep their swimming pool open as long as possible? If you are you’ll probably need some pool heating options for your swimming pool for those chilly days or nights when you’re in the mood to throw a pool party. Lucky for you, there are options available […]

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Benefits of Owning a Spa

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Benefits of Owning a Spa

No one can doubt that a spa can add an extra relaxation element to your backyard. Spas are popular choices among most people. They make for the perfect place to relax, as well as a perfect place to host friends and family. There are more advantages of owning a spa than just having a place […]

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How to Prepare Your Pool for Closing

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How to Prepare Your Pool for Closing

If you are a pool owner that lives outside the Sunbelt states, you may be counting down the number of pool weekends you have left in your swimming season. Here are a few tips on how you can start preparing your pool for winter. While it is not hard, getting your pool ready for closing […]

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Pool Floats that You Need Now for Your Pool

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Pool Floats that You Need Now for Your Pool

Pool floats are essential for when you’re spending your days in your swimming pool. Whether you’re relaxing all day and splashing with your family and friends, pool floats are crucial components to do both. With pool floats, you can be guaranteed to have a good time with all your pool party guests. For any pool […]

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Beauty Features for Your Pool

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Beauty Features for Your Pool

You have your new inground swimming pool in your backyard, and obviously, you want to create your backyard paradise. Water features are an excellent addition to any poolside backyard. Flowing water not only enhances a tranquil atmosphere, but it also adds a sense of fun and elegance to the pool. A swimming pool will bring […]

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How Do I Know if I have a Groundwater Issue?

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How Do I Know if I have a Groundwater Issue?

Groundwater is virtually everywhere. It lies below the earth’s surface in the cracks and spaces of soil, rock, clay, and sand. In some areas, it may be closer to the surface than in others. The upper level of which the ground saturates with water is known as the water table. Often homeowners know they have […]

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When to Replace Your Inground Pool

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When to Replace Your Inground Pool

Your inground pool should be replaced when it has outlived its usefulness. Inground pools when built correctly can be a part of your family memories for generations. Having said that, sometimes folks come to a point in their life when they no longer want or use the swimming pool. This is the point in which […]

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Mosquito Repellent Plants for Your Backyard

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Mosquito Repellent Plants for Your Backyard

There’s no doubt about it; mosquitoes can ruin everyone’s time around the swimming pool. We all do what we can to keep them away at all times because we all know that they are annoying to have around. You can rely on chemical treatments to keep them away, but that requires planning and researching. Chemical […]

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Kid-Friendly Features for Your Swimming Pool

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Kid-Friendly Features for Your Swimming Pool

When purchasing a swimming pool, how a pool is going to look and fit in your backyard isn’t the only thing you need to consider. You also need to think about features that are kid-friendly. Don’t worry; there are plenty of features that your kids will love, but will also complete the aesthetic of your […]

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Advantages to Owning Your Own Pool

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Advantages to Owning Your Own Pool

With many subdivisions and neighborhood communities adding pools; you may be inclined to opt out of purchasing a pool for your own home. After all, why invest in a pool when you can go to a community pool whenever you want. Yes, we have heard that reasoning before. While that may be your first inclination, […]

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Popular Swimming Pool Trends for Your Backyard

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Popular Swimming Pool Trends for Your Backyard

If you are going to take the time in choosing the perfect inground pool for your backyard, you want to make your pool as stunning as possible. There are popular swimming pool trends that will make your swimming pool a great “staycation” spot for you and your family. The trends are favorites among many pool […]

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Pool Lighting Tips

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Pool Lighting Tips

Surrounding your backyard and swimming pool with lighting transforms your yard into the perfect outdoor living space. Pool lights can also serve as a safety measure for your late night pool parties. If you want to make your pool look more beautiful and take your pool parties to the next level, pool lights are sure to […]

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Should I Buy A Cover For My Pool?

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Should I Buy A Cover For My Pool?

Pool covers are common in areas where pools have an “off-season” or when they close during the winter months. If you expect to winterize your pool for some time, we recommended that you buy a pool cover. Keeping your pool coveredduring winter months will protect your pool and make getting your pool ready for use […]

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Style Your Backyard!

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Style Your Backyard!

You’re spending most of your time dreaming about opening up your swimming pool this summer, aren’t you? We know you are ready to open your pool for the season. But is your space and environment surrounding your swimming pool ready? Your backyard style can make a big difference in your backyard pool parties. Now is […]

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Get Your Pool Ready for Summer

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Get Your Pool Ready for Summer

The warm air has finally arrived, and you are itching to celebrate.  There is no better way to celebrate summer’s arrival than to enjoy a relaxing day poolside with those whose company you enjoy most. Here are some tips on how to getyour pool summer ready.  Remove the cover. Before you can begin, you will […]

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Keep Your Kids Safe at the Pool

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Keep Your Kids Safe at the Pool

Summer is almost here, and pretty soon your children will be spending their time in the pool all day long. Now is the time to go over what you need to do to make sure your kids stay safe around the swimming pool this summer. Going over the pool safety rules of the swimming pool […]

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Salt Water Pool vs. Chlorine Water Pool

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Salt Water Pool vs. Chlorine Water Pool

Choosing how to sanitize your inground swimming pool can be confusing when you are comparing a salt water pool vs. chlorine water pool. Overall salt water pools and traditional chlorine pools are very similar. The differences lie in the method of adding chlorine to the pool. Salt systems use the dissolved salt in the pool […]

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How to Make Your Swimming Pool Pet-Friendly

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How to Make Your Swimming Pool Pet-Friendly

Everyone in your family loves your swimming pool, but don’t forget about your pets too! Pets enjoy the water as much as people do. Keep your pets in mind and think about making your swimming pool pet-friendly. There are simple things you should consider when you are looking to make sure your pool is pet-friendly. […]

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What to Expect When You’re Expecting a Pool

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What to Expect When You’re Expecting a Pool

You recently purchased a pool. You are super excited while you are expecting a pool. We are excited for you. The memories you will make around the pool with friends and family will be some of your most treasured. But until then, you have some construction work to get through. We believe setting expectations up […]

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How Long Does the Pool Installation Take?

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How Long Does the Pool Installation Take?

Getting your inground pool installed in your backyard is an exciting time. We know you and your family are ready to get your swimsuits on and jump into your swimming pool. But just like it was a process to choose the right pool for you, it is a process to have an inground pool installed. […]

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How Geography Can Impact Your Inground Pool Installation

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How Geography Can Impact Your Inground Pool Installation

Your geographic location can impact your inground pool installation costs and materials. In some regions of the country, underground rock such as limestone is more prevalent than in other parts and can play a big part in your inground pool installation. Excavating rock often requires specialized equipment to break the rock into manageable pieces so […]

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Surround Your Swimming Pool with Plants

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Surround Your Swimming Pool with Plants

The surrounding plants and landscape around your swimming pool can either make or break your backyard being the place to be in the neighborhood. Different types of plants and flowers can help you create and achieve any style in your yard. There are three traits that plants produce in your backyard. They bring in color, […]

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Top 5 Features to Look for in a Fiberglass Pool

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Top 5 Features to Look for in a Fiberglass Pool

Fiberglass pool designs are packed full of fun built-in features. Each fiberglass pool design offers you different features and benefits. Here are some top features and why you might want to look for them when selecting a fiberglass pool design for your backyard swimming project. Benches and Seats. In-pool benches and seats are an excellent […]

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Maintenance Tools for Your Inground Pool

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Maintenance Tools for Your Inground Pool

We all know that fiberglass pools are a low maintenance option in comparison to other inground swimming pools. Even though they are low maintenance, there is tools and equipment that you should consider purchasing so you can properly take care of your pool. The tools you buy will make your durable fiberglass pool last longer […]

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Patio Options For Your Inground Pool

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Patio Options For Your Inground Pool

Whether you are grilling dinner, sunbathing or watching young swimmers play in the pool your pool patio will probably be used more often than the swimming pool itself. You want to make sure you take into consideration all the patio options that are available to you. Here are some popular pool patio options, and maybe […]

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Best Time of Year to Purchase a Swimming Pool

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Best Time of Year to Purchase a Swimming Pool

You have been fantasizing about your pool paradise for some time, and you’re finally ready to start the process of purchasing a new swimming pool. You might begin researching by asking yourself when is the best time of year to start the process. The best time of year is different for different people, and it […]

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How Do I Know If My Backyard Is Big Enough For A Swimming Pool

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How Do I Know If My Backyard Is Big Enough For A Swimming Pool

A sure-fire way to know if your backyard is big enough for a swimming pool is to have a pool professional provide you with an onsite evaluation. Many of our Independent Dealers and most swimming pool builders will provide a complimentary on-site evaluation and estimate.  This is a great place to start. In an effort […]

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Exercise in Your New Swimming Pool

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Exercise in Your New Swimming Pool

Are you still hanging on to the New Year’s Resolution bandwagon to exercise more in 2017? We have a great idea that will help you to continue your hard work into the summer and to kick your workout regimen up a notch. Adding a new swimming pool to your backyard is an excellent way to […]

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Maintenance Issues with Fiberglass Pools

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Maintenance Issues with Fiberglass Pools

Good news! Fiberglass pools are relatively low maintenance in comparison to other inground pools. The biggest maintenance issues with a fiberglass pool are keeping the water chemistry in balance and your water line clean. Both of these concerns are easy to handle if kept up with on a regular basis. We recommend that both issues […]

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Should I Buy an Inground or an Aboveground Pool?

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Should I Buy an Inground or an Aboveground Pool?

Purchasing a swimming pool is going to be a different buying process for everyone. Because of this, it is important to know all your options, including knowing the differences between inground pools and aboveground pools. Depending on what your budget is and what your ideal backyard paradise looks like to you is going to impact […]

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Top 5 Pool Options Every Inground Swimming Pool Buyer Should Consider

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Top 5 Pool Options Every Inground Swimming Pool Buyer Should Consider

The market for inground swimming pool options is enormous and can be overwhelming, but there are only a handful that every inground pool owner should consider. Here are some important swimming pool options that you should consider and why. We have also included some budget saving tips. Automatic Pool Covers. Automatic pool covers do more […]

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How to Pick the Right Thursday Pool for You

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How to Pick the Right Thursday Pool for You

Congratulations on choosing to add a fiberglass inground pool to your backyard. You have made a wise investment in yourself and your family. Aside from the obvious health benefits, a swimming pool will bring you countless hours of stress free rest and quality family time. Memories made around a swimming pool last forever. At Thursday […]

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Your pool’s journey to your home

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Your pool’s journey to your home

Congratulations on your decision to add a fiberglass pool from Thursday Pools® to your backyard! Your decision will not just add value to your property, but it will surely be the hit of the entire neighborhood for many years to come as you host gatherings that will leave your guests in awe and wonderment. So […]

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The Goliath Fiberglass Pool Design

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The Goliath Fiberglass Pool Design

Your family just called, and you’ve been summoned. For what, you wonder? Other than working harder than usual and needing a vacation, nothing major has happened that would require you to immediately return home. But, wait. There is something, and it’s big – as in gigantic, and it’s guaranteed to make everyone happy. Best of […]

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How much does an inground pool cost?

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How much does an inground pool cost?

On average inground pool cost varies, anywhere from $25,000-$55,000 for a basic inground pool installation and equipment package. Basic pool installations typically include a full installation, delivery, standard pool filtration, maintenance and cleaning equipment, water fill, and some band of concrete. Every pool builder packages their swimming pools differently. For example, some pool builders may […]

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POLYCOR® Shimmer® gel coat proves to be the ideal surface for inground swimming pools.

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POLYCOR® Shimmer® gel coat proves to be the ideal surface for inground swimming pools.

CCP Composites releases a case study done in conjunction with Thursday Pools® on the POLYCOR® Shimmer® gel coat. Case study reveals it is the ideal swimming pool surface.  Daydreaming of that quick dip in the pool? Making that dream into a reality has now been made even easier by the folks at Thursday Pools®! Combining 26 years […]

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Where did you get the name Thursday Pools?

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Where did you get the name Thursday Pools?

It seems like we are always getting asked, how did we get the name Thursday Pools? Well, before the company was incorporated, a marketing team was formed to brainstorm names for the new fiberglass swimming pool company. Marketing experts searched the web and Secretary of State for fiberglass pool company names and posted them on […]

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Fiberglass Swimming Pool Prices-How much does a fiberglass pool cost?

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Fiberglass Swimming Pool Prices-How much does a fiberglass pool cost?

The first question we get asked is “How much does a fiberglass swimming pool cost?”  Unfortunately, it is also the most difficult to answer. Exact costs for your swimming pool project is absolutely impossible to give without seeing the installation site and speaking with your Authorized Thursday Pool® Dealer about specific equipment packages and accessories. […]

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The Evolution of Fiberglass – Thursday Pools, from Auto and Marine Fiberglass Parts to Awesome Fiberglass Swimming Pools

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The Evolution of Fiberglass – Thursday Pools, from Auto and Marine Fiberglass Parts to Awesome Fiberglass Swimming Pools

Fiberglass – From Auto and Marine Fiberglass Parts to Awesome Fiberglass Swimming Pools The creation of Facebook, Apple and Windows are well-known business success stories which garnered unprecedented media coverage, captivating the general public worldwide.  Some of the Internet companies seem to have been created overnight, attracting job seekers and Wall Street investors to the […]

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How to Build the Best Fiberglass Pool? Better Ingredients. Quality Workmanship.

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How to Build the Best Fiberglass Pool? Better Ingredients. Quality Workmanship.

I think we all know the slogan Papa John’s® uses to promote their pizza, “Better Ingredients. Better Pizza. Papa John’s.”  Well, Thursday Pools® has the same mindset as John Schnatter, founder of Papa John’s®.  Thursday Pools® uses better ingredients to make all of their one-piece fiberglass swimming pools and spas.  Our down-home cooking uses only […]

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5 Tips for a great backyard swimming pool design.

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5 Tips for a great backyard swimming pool design.

1. Think outside the box. Think outside the pool. The pool is just the beginning. Don’t just slap a pool in the backyard and add a 3′ to 6′ border of concrete around the pool. One client I visited with was so disappointed when the pool was finished because they realized their large 2-story home kept the pool in the shade […]

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Thursday Pools® Names Annie Brock As Director of Business Development

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Thursday Pools® Names Annie Brock As Director of Business Development

Fortville, IN. October 31, 2013– Thursday Pools® announced today that Annie Brock has been named Director of Business Development.  As Director of Business Development, Brock will be responsible for gaining and strengthening key dealer relationships throughout the US and Canada. “We are excited to have Annie on board and are looking forward to the wealth […]

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Thursday Pools® hosts fiberglass pool seminar for members of the Association of Pool and Spa Professionals.

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Thursday Pools® hosts fiberglass pool seminar for members of the Association of Pool and Spa Professionals.

Fortville, IN. October 23, 2013– On Tuesday, October 15th, Thursday Pools® played host to the Indiana Chapter of APSP’s first members only educational seminar. In an effort to deliver added value to their members, the APSP (Association of Pool and Spa Professionals) decided to hold this free event and Thursday Pools® jumped at the opportunity […]

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Thursday Pools Delivers

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Thursday Pools Delivers

Thursday Pools Trucking delivers high quality pools safely and professionally.  We deliver so our customers can get the job done quickly but safely.  Thursday Pools are delivered top side up with unloading straps attached.  A pool can be unloaded and in the hole within fifteen minutes of arrival.  Can you ask for a more efficient […]

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Goliath 1641 Fiberglass Swimming Pool – Laps and Luxury

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Goliath 1641 Fiberglass Swimming Pool – Laps and Luxury

Come swim laps in Thursday Pools 41 foot Goliath fiberglass pool.  Our Goliath 1641 has an open swim lane perfect for doing laps and staying in shape.  Stairs and sitting ledges are symmetrically located on both sides of the pool, allowing for an open swim lane the entire length of the pool.  Our selection of […]

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Thursday Pools Sets the Standard for “Hospital Clean” Production

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Thursday Pools Sets the Standard for “Hospital Clean” Production

“Hospital Clean” is how we gel coat and manufacture our pools. Thursday Pools only gel coats using custom scaffolding so we never touch the mold when applying gel coat. Extra care and cleanliness is one of the techniques used to set the quality standard for fiberglass pools. Thursday Pool designs and manufactures one-piece fiberglass swimming […]

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Thursday Pools Continues Investment Into Quality Molds

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Thursday Pools Continues Investment Into Quality Molds

Coming from the boating industry, we learned a thing or two about perfecting the fit and finish of fiberglass parts.  In order to make the boat deck and hull fit together perfectly we had to have molds as strong and rigid as steel, so that is what we used to make our molds.  Thursday Pools […]

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Thursday Pools and RML Decorative Concrete Exhibiting at the 2013 Novi Home & Garden Show

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Thursday Pools and RML Decorative Concrete Exhibiting at the 2013 Novi Home & Garden Show

Visit RML Decorative Concrete and Thursday Pools at the Novi Home & Garden Show this weekend, April 5-7, 2013.  Come see great quality fiberglass swimming pools and awesome pool decks.  This is the summer to create your backyard resort. Talk with Gene Foster and he can get you swimming this summer.  Remember, your weekend starts early […]

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Thursday Pools®Textured Surfaces for Fiberglass Pools

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Thursday Pools®Textured Surfaces for Fiberglass Pools

We have learned a thing or two throughout the years in the fiberglass manufacturing industry.  Boat building and fabrication of automotive components has been very beneficial for our fiberglass pool manufacturing.  One of the takeaways is textured surfaces for pools.  Thursday Pools® uses a proprietary process to produce our textured surfaces on each pool.  The steps, […]

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Thursday Pools Delivers a University of Kentucky Blue and White Pearl Spa

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Thursday Pools Delivers a University of Kentucky Blue and White Pearl Spa

Indiana Backyard Living and Judd Pools (www.juddpoolsandspas.com) teamed up with Thursday Pools to provide a Southeastern Conference winning spa to The Collegiate on Angliana student housing development at the University of Kentucky.  The Collegiate on Angliana will have the luxury amenity of a Thursday Pools Pearl Spa.  The Pearl Spa will accommodate a grand total […]

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Press Release – Prograde Pools & Spas and Thursday Pools to exhibit at the 2013 Novi Backyard, Pool & Spa Show

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Press Release – Prograde Pools & Spas and Thursday Pools to exhibit at the 2013 Novi Backyard, Pool & Spa Show

Prograde Pools & Spas will be exhibiting at the 2013 Novi Backyard, Pool & Spa Show March 22 thru March 24.  The event is sponsored by The Association of Pool and Spa Professionals (APSP).  Prograde Pools & Spas is a high quality pool dealer in the Detroit Metro area and they sell and install Thursday […]

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Press Release – Prograde Pools & Spas and Thursday Pools to exhibit at the 2013 Novi Backyard, Pool & Spa Show

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Press Release – Prograde Pools & Spas and Thursday Pools to exhibit at the 2013 Novi Backyard, Pool & Spa Show

Prograde Pools & Spas will be exhibiting at the 2013 Novi Backyard, Pool & Spa Show March 22 thru March 24.  The event is sponsored by The Association of Pool and Spa Professionals (APSP).  Prograde Pools & Spas is a high quality pool dealer in the Detroit Metro area and they sell and install Thursday […]

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Press Release – Thursday Pools Attends 2013 APSP-Indiana Chapter Vendor Show

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Press Release – Thursday Pools Attends 2013 APSP-Indiana Chapter Vendor Show

    Thursday Fiberglass Pools participated in the 2013 Association of Pool & Spa Professionals Indiana Chapter Vendor Show on March 13th.  The show was held in Plainfield Indiana under the direction of Chapter President Dan Hamilton.  The show attracted APSP members throughout the state and gave Gene Foster and Ed Vondell a chance to […]

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Press Release – Thursday Fiberglass Pools Super Structure

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Press Release – Thursday Fiberglass Pools Super Structure

Thursday Fiberglass Pools has engineered and implemented the most durable fiberglass pool laminate schedule ever (see below).  This construction provides incredible strength, flexibility and peace of mind.  One major factor that contributes to the strength and flexibility is the use of the most technically advanced and environmentally friendly fiberglass in the industry, Owens Corning Advantex […]

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Indiana Flower & Patio Show and Thursday Fiberglass Pools

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Indiana Flower & Patio Show and Thursday Fiberglass Pools

Mark your calendar, Thursday Pools will be exhibiting at the 2013 Indiana Flower & Patio Finer Outdoor Living Show. The show runs March 9 – 17th at the Indiana State Fairgrounds. Stop by booth 306a and learn about the company, technical details about fiberglass pools and pricing. You can order at the show and have […]

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Press Release -Thursday Pools to Exhibit at the 2013 Indianapolis Home Show

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Press Release -Thursday Pools to Exhibit at the 2013 Indianapolis Home Show

  Mark your calendar, Thursday Pools will be exhibiting at the 2013 Indianapolis Home Show!  The show runs from Friday January 25th through Sunday February 3rd at the Indiana State Fairgrounds http://www.indianapolishomeshow.com.  Stop by booth 379 and learn about the company, technical details about fiberglass pools and pricing.  You can order at the show and […]

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Press Release – Thursday Pools’ Executives Attending Mid America Pool & Spa Show – 1/19/13

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Press Release – Thursday Pools’ Executives Attending Mid America Pool & Spa Show – 1/19/13

Thursday Pools US and Canadian executives will be attending the Mid America Pool & Spa Show January 21-24, 2013.  The show will be held at the Schaumburg Convention Center in Schaumburg Illinois.  The objective is to participate in seminars, review exhibits and meet with current and potential Thursday Pools dealers.  Mike Vokey, Director of Thursday […]

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Thursday Fiberglass Pools and Dogs

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Thursday Fiberglass Pools and Dogs

What do Thursday Fiberglass Pools and dogs have in common? They both love water. Thursday Fiberglass Pools and dogs go well together. Dogs can swim in the pool without worry, not like your neighbors vinyl liner pool. Strong and durable fiberglass is harder than a dogs nail, so if your dog takes a dip it won’t […]

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Thursday Pools Press Release – Best Diving Rectangular Pool 2013

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Thursday Pools Press Release – Best Diving Rectangular Pool 2013

Thursday Pools is honored to have our Monolith model named Best Diving Rectangular Pool for 2013 by Marcus Sheridan of River Pools and Spas. Connect to his blog to read more…http://www.riverpoolsandspas.com/blog/bid/92668/the-best-inground-fiberglass-swimming-poolsdesigns-of-2013?source=Blog_Email_%5BThe+Best+Inground+Fi%5D  

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Press Release – Thursday Pools Implements Owens Corning Fiberglass 12/19/12

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Press Release – Thursday Pools Implements Owens Corning Fiberglass 12/19/12

Press Release – Thursday Pools Implements Owens Corning Fiberglass 12/19/12 Thursday Pools has recently implemented the use of 100% Owens Corning® OVC™ Reinforcements  – Advantex® Fiberglass in their pool manufacturing.  This is a major improvement in quality and environmental stewardship says Bill Khamis. Advantex® is both an E-Glass and a Boron Free Corrosion-Resistant E-CR Glass.  […]

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Thursday Pools Press Release – CMEP and Bradbury’s Waterin’ Hole Visit

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Thursday Pools Press Release – CMEP and Bradbury’s Waterin’ Hole Visit

Thursday Pools Press Release – Key Employees Visit Cummins MidRange Engine Plant (CMEP) in Columbus Indiana 12/15/12 Key employees from Thursday Pools visited Cummins MidRange Engine Plant as a part of our benchmarking activities.  The employees looked for best practices in the areas of safety, quality and productivity.  Several items were observed which will be […]

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Thursday Pools Sets the Standard for “Hospital Clean” Production

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Thursday Pools Sets the Standard for “Hospital Clean” Production

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Thursday Pools LLC and Backyard Leisure Team Up

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Thursday Pools LLC and Backyard Leisure Team Up

Backyard Leisure of Terre Haute, Indiana and Thursday Pools teamed up on Friday September 21 and 22 at the Vigo County Fairgrounds.  The Pool and Spa Sale was a slam-dunk during the two-day event.  Many people interested in a swimming pool from around Central Indiana and Illinois showed up to learn and look at the […]

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