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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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Pool Scouts Named One of Entrepreneur’s Top 100 New Franchises – Pool Scouts

May 2, 2019

Pool Scouts was recently included in Entrepreneur’s 2019 Franchise 500 Top New Franchise list. Not only did we have the honor of being named for the first time, but we cracked the top 100 coming in at #70! There were more than 1,000 companies that applied for this year’s ranking, and “those that rose to […]

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Pool Scouts Visits the Queen City of Charlotte, NC

April 2, 2019

Just three years ago, Pool Scouts opened its doors and launched the brand to the franchising industry. Since then we have grown operations across 9 states and 44 territories! From the start, the goal was to build a pool service franchise that stood out in the crowd of so many small, unremarkable businesses in the […]

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New Year, New Business

January 11, 2019

You’ve heard the age-old phrase, “new year, new you”. For some of us that adage resonates. It’s a brand new year and for many, that means New Year’s resolutions. People pledge to be more present, start a healthier lifestyle, spend more time with family – all to better themselves and their lives. But what about […]

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Why Franchising – 5 Advantages to Buying a Franchise

December 3, 2018

If you have business ownership on the brain, you may find yourself amidst the battle between whether starting an independent business or buying a franchise is the best option for you. Both paths provide the undeniable pride and hard work of being an entrepreneur, but there are certainly some reasons that many people opt for […]

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A Salute to Our Franchise Owners

November 12, 2018

The Pool Scouts’ promise, “Perfect Pools, Scouts Honor” harkens thoughts of a capable, confident and dedicated service. With over a dozen locations nationwide, Pool Scouts owners come from various backgrounds, over 10% of which are veterans having served our country. The Pool Scouts headquarters is based out of Virginia Beach, VA, and as such, we […]

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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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