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Narellan Pools releases new AR App for Fiberglass Pools

Narellan Pools released a new AR App for Fiberglass Pools. Their augmented reality allows you to visualize a pool in your own backyard.

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Fiberglass swimming pool brand, Narellan Pools, has entered the digital technology space with its new augmented reality app.

The Narellan Pools AR App is an interactive and detailed app that allows prospective clients to visualize the pool they’ve always wanted, at home in ‘3D’, ‘full-scale’, or ‘in miniature’ modes. The app enables clients to digitally place a Narellan Pools swimming pool to scale, in their backyard, through the power of augmented reality.

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Now available to download for iOS and Android in the USA, Narellan Pools AR takes the process of designing a pool out of the showroom and into the home. Narellan Pools recognizes that potential clients can feel hesitant about making a pool purchase, given how difficult it can be to visualize the final result without seeing a picture of the project beforehand. The app ensures clients feel more confident about how their vision will come to life before they move forward with a purchase.

Narellan Pools new AR app allows homeowners to instantly visualize an inground pool in their own backyard.

Licensees and contractors can utilize the app to their advantage by encouraging potential leads to download the app and visualize their new pool right in their backyard. In a time of social distancing, Narellan Pools AR is an essential tool in reaching clients who can’t meet in the showroom.

“Our new app is another way we’re delivering a world-class client experience.”

Chris Meyer, Narellan Pools’ Managing Director

“The AR App is the first step to owning a Narellan Pool for our clients of today, and the future. Our clients want to create a home that is a sanctuary from modern day life. A pool is an extension of our homes for exercise, recreation, relaxation, and refuge. The AR App allows the buying journey to begin right away, meaning you can start creating the pool of your dreams by using the power of your mobile device.”

The Narellan Pools AR App doesn’t just allow clients to place any shape from the Narellan Pools range in their backyard virtually, it also lets them change the pool’s size and color to see what will align with their dream best. Users don’t have to be in their backyard to use the app, either. With the ‘in-miniature’ mode, they can adjust scaling to fit any space, so they can easily show someone a pool design on their kitchen table for instance.

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AR apps have typically been created for small consumer products, games, or gimmicks, as development can get more complex with large products. Narellan Pools was keen to buck the trend and launch an augmented reality app that showcased a large consumer product – in this case, a swimming pool.

“There was a lot of work involved to make sure the Narellan Pools AR App stands out in the market.”

Peter Baily, Narellan Pools’ Chief Development Officer.

“Getting that pool scaling right was key to providing clients a realistic and helpful experience. We’re excited that the app is already helping consumers to make a buying decision around the pool of their dreams.”

The easy-to-use app offers a huge array of features such as the sharing functionality, so clients can send their pool ideas to family and friends and the ability for clients to include an AR image with their contact details when requesting a free quote from a licensee.

Narellan Pools AR is another exciting way for contractors to connect with clients throughout the USA to experience our American made pools, which are handcrafted with care in state-of-the-art facilities.

About Narellan Pools

From humble beginnings in a chicken shed in south western Sydney, Australia nearly 50 years ago, Narellan Pools has grown to become a leading manufacturer of advanced fiberglass pools. Narellan Pools are now available in North America. We have an incredible network of highly trained and passionate local pool builders who love bringing their clients’ dreams to life.

Narellan Pools are the quintessential client-centric business where the client is truly at the core of everything we do. We are committed to delivering the world’s best and most loved client experiences by delivering quality products at all times, operating with integrity and respect, and providing professional advice and personalised service. To learn more, visit narellanpools.com.

Media Contact:

Peter Baily
Chief Development Officer– Narellan Pools
+61 2 9684 8007
www.narellanpools.com

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RIVERBEND SANDLER ANNOUNCES ACQUISITION OF CRYSTAL CLEAR CUSTOM POOLS

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Riverbend Sandler Pools Acquired Crystal Clear Custom Pools

Plano, TX. (August 10, 2021) – Riverbend Sandler Pools (“Riverbend”), the leading residential pool construction, service, and maintenance provider in the Dallas – Ft. Worth metroplex, and a portfolio company of Concentric Equity Partners (“CEP”), announced the acquisition of Crystal Clear Custom Pools (“Crystal Clear” or the “Company”), a Midlothian, TX-based provider of residential swimming pool service, maintenance, repair, and renovation services. Riverbend has acquired Crystal Clear from longtime owner and leader Tom Sheehy, a multi-decade operator and leader in the pool industry, who will remain with the Company in his current leadership role and join the service and maintenance leadership team at Riverbend.


Crystal Clear is a trusted residential pool service provider serving customers across 19 cities in three counties in the southern DFW metroplex. Founded more than 20 years ago by Tom Sheehy, Crystal Clear emphasizes finding, training, and utilizing the best talent to deliver a top customer experience. All Crystal Clear technicians and employees will continue in their current roles with the Company. Crystal Clear represents an ideal partnership for Riverbend Sandler as a part of the platform’s aggressive organic and acquisition growth goals within the DFW metroplex and throughout the state of Texas.

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“I wasn’t looking to sell my company and was admittedly apprehensive at first after hearing about some other founders’ mixed feelings following an exit.” said Tom Sheehy. “However, the entire Riverbend team quickly put my fears to rest and were great to work with throughout the process. I want to see my legacy thrive and have my employees continue to call their jobs home, and this partnership with Riverbend Sandler will provide benefits to my employees that I wouldn’t be able to provide in the near future.”


“Tom Sheehy’s knowledge and experience across the pool industry will be invaluable to the growth of the Riverbend Sandler platform overall and specifically our service and maintenance businesses” said Riverbend Sandler CEO Bruce Mungiguerra. “I’m thrilled to add Tom to our team and believe he will be a big driver of value for our business moving forward”.


“Crystal Clear has a well-known reputation in the Dallas pool market for service, quality, and
commitment to technician training” said Charles Barnes, Founder and Chairman of Riverbend Sandler. “Our businesses will both greatly benefit from shared insights, and our overall platform customer experience and service delivery will further advance”.
Adam Lucas of CEP adds: “Tom Sheehy is a true entrepreneur and leader who has developed an
impressive organic growth engine for Crystal Clear that will be invaluable for our platform moving forward. This represents our first pool service company acquisition and demonstrates our commitment to an aggressive growth strategy through acquisitions”.

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About Crystal Clear Custom Pools:
Headquartered in Midlothian, TX, and serving the southern parts of the DFW Metroplex, Crystal Clear is a leading residential pool service and renovation company. Founded in 2002 by Tom Sheehy Crystal Clear has differentiated itself in the market by its dedication to its customers and focus on providing the most skilled and highly trained technicians in the market.
For more information on Crystal Clear, visit www.cccpools.com

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Deckorators® Invests in Contractor Program with JobTread Partnership

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 Business Management Platform Supports Contractors

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., July 27, 2022 – Deckorators®, a leading brand of UFP Industries, Inc. (Nasdaq: UFPI), has partnered with JobTread Software to provide their contractor program best-in-class business management support. This partnership demonstrates Deckorators’ continued commitment to supporting and growing its team of Certified Pros.

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With JobTread, Certified Pros will gain seamless access to Deckorators’ full product catalog along with pre-configured best practices, templates, and industry-leading project management tools designed for, and by, deck builders.

Deckorators selected key brand ambassadors to collaborate with JobTread to optimize the management of a deck building business. These insights make the platform uniquely tailored to the outdoor living and deck building markets which rely heavily on economic forecasting and agile responsiveness for success.

“Our goal is to develop a world-class program to help our Deckorators Certified Pros grow their business,” said Nick Larr, Deckorators National Contractor Development Manager. “Job Tread’s product is an end-to-end business management software complete with estimating, job costing, invoicing, scheduling, and a CRM that fits perfectly with our goals for the contractor program.”

Supported by a culture of partnership and family, Deckorators has a growing roster of Certified Pros across the U.S. and Canada. The program features detailed training, workshops, lead generation, marketing collaboration, and Certified Pro Spotlights that live on the Deckorators website.

 Deckorators Certified Pros can:

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  • Gain access to Deckorators’ product catalog and proven project management templates
  • Increase sales with more professional proposals and faster response times
  • Upsell additional products by providing customers with optional selections and upgrades
  • Accurately price jobs and manage costs to enhance profit margins
  • Deliver improved customer experiences through the use of a customer portal for communications, eSignatures, scheduling, online payments, and file and photo sharing

Deckorators Certified Pros receive a discount on their JobTread subscription[DG1] . For more information on the Deckorators Certified Pro contractor program, visit pro.deckorators.com and follow Deckorators on Pinterest, Facebook and Instagram. Contractors can sign up to become a Certified Pro at www.deckorators.com/certified.

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ABOUT DECKORATORS 

Deckorators, the first name in decking, railing and accessories is a brand of UFP Retail Solutions, LLC, a UFP Industries company. Deckorators originated the low-maintenance aluminum balusters category with the Classic Series and has since led the industry with many new and innovative decking and railing products. Its approach to developing exciting and distinctive products allows both DIYers and builders to bring the personal creativity of interior design to outdoor living. 

To learn more about Deckorators decking and railing accessories, visit www.deckorators.com or call 800-556-8449. 

Follow Deckorators on Instagram: @Deckorators 

LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/deckoratorscompany 

Facebook: www.facebook.com/Deckorators 

YouTube: www.youtube.com/DeckoratorsProducts 

Pinterest: www.pinterest.com/deckorators 

UFP INDUSTRIES, INC. (NASDAQ: UFPI) 

UFP Industries, Inc., formerly Universal Forest Products, is a holding company whose operating subsidiaries – UFP Industrial, UFP Construction and UFP Retail Solutions – manufacture, distribute and sell a wide variety of wood- and alternative material-based building and industrial products worldwide. Founded in 1955, the company is headquartered in Grand Rapids, Mich., with affiliates throughout North America, Europe, Asia and Australia. For more about UFP Industries, go to www.ufpi.com. 

ABOUT JOBTREAD SOFTWARE

JobTread provides end-to-end construction management software to help jobs based businesses more efficiently manage all of their processes, from pre-construction through to project completion. The platform offers a central location to manage jobs, teams, schedules, documents, photos, finances, customers, vendors, sub-contractors, and more all in one place. Its budget-first approach creates financial transparency at every stage of a project, mitigating risk and ensuring the project stays on time and on budget. Get organized, complete your projects on time, and increase your profits with JobTread.

To learn more about JobTread, visit www.JobTread.com or call 972-388-1001.

Facebook: www.facebook.com/JobTread 

Instagram: www.instagram.com/jobtread 

YouTube: www.youtube.com/jobtread 

Twitter: @JobTread

LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/28920856 

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Bradford celebrates 40 years

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Leland, NC. Bradford Products, a stainless steel pool and spa manufacturer, celebrates 40 years. A leader in the design and fabrication of luxury aquatic stainless steel products, Bradford specializes in the fabrication of stainless steel swimming pools, spas, water features and other custom vessels for both the residential and commercial markets. Their fully welded, world class vessels are featured in homes and commercial facilities across the U.S. and internationally. With over 170 employees and more than 200,000 sq ft of manufacturing space, Bradford has completed more than 10,000 installations worldwide.

Mike Brodeur, President of the company remembers “Bradford started out as an idea from my father, Dale Brodeur, Sr. In the late 70’s he visited a hotel in California that had a wine barrel hot tub and he loved it.” He went back home to Connecticut and attempted to purchase one, but there was nothing similar on the market, so he decided to build one himself. At the time, he owned a metal fabrication company. He sat down with an engineer and designed a stainless-steel tub that he then built in his backyard. “At the time my folks loved to entertain, and they often had many people at the house. Their friends all loved it and asked how they could get one.” Brodeur says. The idea he put into fruition quickly became a lightbulb moment. Dale Sr. made some spas for friends, and it started to gain momentum through word of mouth. “At that point my father knew he had a good idea and so he started Bradford Products.”

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Bradford Now

It has been 40 years since the first Bradford spa was built. Since then, the family-owned company has evolved into a major leader in the aquatics industry and are continuously adding to their expansive product line. Bradford’s fully welded, self-supported, prefabricated vessels are the ideal solution for rooftop or elevated aquatics. The leakproof nature of stainless steel combined with the impressive strength-to-weight ratio of Bradford’s vessels make them the safest choice for high-risk environments where pool failure would be detrimental. 

Bradford has a major presence in the commercial aquatics industry with significant projects in Las Vegas, New York, Miami and abroad. Their exponential growth and success in the commercial aquatic industry has also been echoed in the residential market. The MPool, released in late 2021, is Bradford’s first fully welded stainless steel pool designed specifically for in-ground, residential use. Available in five lengths, and two edge styles, the pool features full-width entry stairs and a choice of a full-width sun shelf, bench seat or open end for the opposing side. The Bradford Signature Series Spa collection was also designed with residential clients in mind. Equipped to be installed in ground, partially recessed or on grade, the spas provide flexibility for homeowners to incorporate it into their unique landscape.

Bradford’s Future

Bradford’s presence in the industry is constantly expanding, with new projects around the world and new products launching in various sectors. Their two fabrication facilities total over 200,000sqft in Wilmington, NC and neighboring Leland, NC. They have the capacity to prefabricate multiple, large-scale projects while their highly mobile workforce is simultaneously able to complete onsite installations across the United States and abroad.

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About Bradford Since 1982, Bradford has been the leader in the design and fabrication of luxury aquatic stainless steel products. Specializing in swimming pools, spas, water features and other custom vessels for both the residential and commercial markets. From concept to creation, Bradford’s highly skilled work force has designed and completed projects on a global scale. The fully welded world class vessels are featured in homes and commercial facilities across the U.S. and internationally. With decades of experience in conceptual design, engineering, manufacturing, and installation, Bradford Is at the forefront of innovation in the field of stainless-steel aquatic design.

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