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Buying a franchise and becoming a business owner is a major decision that shouldn’t be taken lightly. We encourage you to do all the research you can - exploring our website, reading articles, talking to franchise professionals. Our blog covers a variety of topics related to franchising and business ownership, and we hope you will find it a valuable tool for your exploratory process. You can search by category or simply scan the latest articles.

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Getting the Word Out

October 11, 2018

Since launching in 2016, Pool Scouts has been gaining traction across the country. With 17 franchisee owners and 39 territories sold, we continue to grow across the United States. But there are still so many who would be well suited for this opportunity and this kind of business! So, we’re getting the word out! We’ve […]

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Green Pool Care Options…Yes, We Said Green!

August 1, 2018

In pool care circles, the word “green” is not typically looked upon with much delight. Whenever that word surfaces, it usually means that a colony of algae has taken over the pool—transforming the water from clear blue to murky green. This renders it unswimmable until a sufficient amount of shock can be added to the […]

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Top 5 Pool Industry Service Trends 

June 5, 2018

By Dana Robinson Trends are perhaps the only consistent aspect of any given industry. When Americans became more carb conscious two decades ago, restaurants responded in kind with low-carb menu options. And when online shopping began to encroach upon the brick-and-mortar retail game, storeowners were suddenly forced to consider online business plans of their own. […]

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Pool Scouts Picks Up Momentum in 2018

March 21, 2018

Pool Scouts entered 2018 with a whole lot of momentum. Adding three locations to the mix, we kicked off the year with nine locations and continue to build on the positive energy. The concept, the opportunity, AND the investment make Pool Scouts an easy franchise to get excited about. Our current franchisees tout the support, […]

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Meet-A-Scout Series: Todd Crowe, Director of Operations

September 5, 2017

**Our “Meet a Scout” blog series introduces you to one of the people that make Pool Scouts great. We’ll offer you a little insight into a member of our team, where they are from and what makes them tick! Intrigued? Keep reading.** This time around we are pleased to introduce Todd Crowe. Todd is the […]

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Why The Decision Day Is An Important Part Of The Franchise Process – Pool Scouts

July 19, 2017

After all of the research, the conversations, the paperwork, and the emails, the final step before purchasing a franchise is the Discovery Day, also known as a Decision Day.  Decision Days bring energy and excitement to the office as potential franchisees commit their time to travel to the headquarters and spend a day with the […]

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