April 2022

20 Florida Pool Prosm • April 2022 DIGGING UP IDEAS What might be heard at Mount Rushmore about Salt Water Pools... I keep the pH in the correct range. I add conditioner as needed, honestly. I check the salt level and only use AQUASALT. I clean the cell every 2 to 3 months of use. 7.5 x 4.75 Florida Pool Pro What a ride it has been, keep it going By Richard Moseley, Holland Pools and Spas, LLC / richard.hollandpools@gmail.com Good day to one and all. It has been a while since I tried to put my thoughts into written words. I wish you all luck in this article and your ability to stay awake as we pass this time together. I am told this article has to be based on a pool builder's world and that I can discuss anything I would like. Well, as we look back at the last few years, what a ride it has been. At the beginning of the pandemic, I thought we were heading into a terrible downturn. What a shock it was when instead we grew business to a level not seen since the early 2000’s. Business boomed and we went through shortages that were never imagined. We did not have the person power to keep up with the growth, and we experienced material shortages that we never expected nor have seen before. From people power to materials, our customers told us how to overcome those obstacles, or at least mine did. “Go hire so and so,” or “Go to another supplier!” Oh how I wish we could have just thought of that ourselves. I would probably