Fiberglass Swimming Pool Sector Enjoys “Double Bump” in Growth in 2020

In an industry already experiencing historic sales, one segment seems to be standing out: fiberglass pools. The category had already seen considerable growth over the last several years. Now, the COVID-19-driven demand has taken it to a new level, leading manufacturers to expand facilities and staff. “Most of [our dealers] have ordered more than ever […]

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Thursday Pools Receives $25K Grant for Pollution Prevention

Thursday Pools was recently awarded $25,000 from the Indiana Department of Environmental Management because of the innovative pollution prevention system that the company is currently developing at its manufacturing facility. This additional pollution prevention system further enhances environmental stewardship. Specifically, Thursday Pools has designed and developed an innovative gel coat gantry robot. This unique system […]

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Fiberglass Pools Taking Market Share from Gunite

One of the biggest stories of the last few years in the pool business has been the growth of fiberglass pools. Estimates suggest fiberglass has garnered up to 17 percent of the new pool market (that figure is higher in fiberglass’ Midwestern heartland, and lower in the gunite strongholds of the South and West). Overall, […]

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Fiberglass: The Builder Friendly Product

The surge in popularity of fiberglass pools has been well-documented in recent years. In many cases fiberglass pools are being added to a builder’s lineup to provide a more comprehensive product line, as the different types of pools offer complementary strengths and thus allow a builder to serve a wider spectrum of customers. For instance, […]

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Fiberglass Pools to The Rescue Post – COVID – Thursday Pools seen in PoolPro Magazine

Homeowners have been stuck indoors and are looking to do more in their yards — especially this summer, which will likely be the ultimate staycation.  As pool professionals start receiving calls asking how quickly consumers can get a swimming pool installed, both builders and service professionals are looking at (Thursday Pools) fiberglass pools to help […]

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Small Fiberglass Pools from Thursday Pools

Thursday Pools (Fortville, IN) has created two new, small-sized fiberglass pool models designed specifically for smaller backyards.  Created for the growing number of urban developments with small lot sizes, the new Aspen pool is available in a 12-by-25 foot size as well as a 14-by-30 foot size to fit into compact yards or other small […]

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Thursday Pools Introduces the Sunken Living Area Fiberglass Pool

Thursday Pools introduces the Sunken Living Area fiberglass pool. The designs, which will be released in 2020, offer Sunken Living Areas in round or square shapes. In-pool options include: a comfortable sunken sitting/dining area, a fire pit, a swim-up bar, and a luxurious in-pool spa. See the full article in Pool and Spa News

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Aqua Highlights Thermal Oxidizer Addition To Thursday Pools

Thursday Pools, manufacturer of innovative fiberglass pools, has installed a new thermal oxidizer — a fume incinerator that reduces VOC emissions by up to 98%. This new piece of equipment will be used to capture VOC’s (volatile organic compounds) emitted during the production process.   See the full article    

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PSN Featured “How To Profit From Your Inventions”

Our industry is filled with talented, creative, hard-working and hands-on professionals who have many brilliant ideas. But because pool professionals don’t always have a clear process to innovate in their businesses, learn to patent, or protect and monetize their ideas, many innovations never make it to market or get gobbled up by bigger players.

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Pool & Spa Marketing Feature Beach-Entry Trend

As with many trends in residential pool construction, the beach-entry pool is another feature that comes from the resort industry. Today, when consumers go on vacation to hotels and experience the benefits of a beach entrance on a pool, they want one in their backyard. Until now, the only way to achieve a zero-depth beach-entry pool was to build one out of gunite.

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