Save the Date for NPC’s 30th Annual Conference in Washington DC!

Network at the opening reception on Wednesday night and take in two full days of education. Enjoy lunch and auction with Jay Eaton and Peter Vamvakaris on Thursday and Friday.  Socialize and network with our exhibitors at the Exhibitor Reception on Friday Night.


Several highlights from the educational slate:

·         Alan Smith will reprise his always popular Etching Deterioration class

·         Dominick Mondi from NESPA will join us on a Pool Winterization panel

·         The Business Track will offer a class on Succession Planning

·         A very special presentation – The War Room: A Peak Inside Scheduling, Logistics and Work Flow   aka How to Keep all of the Plates Spinning. 

East Coast Members – if you were not able to make it to San Diego for the 2018 Conference, we will be in your back yard; save the date and join us. Detailed information and registration will be available in the coming months.

NEW! The National Plasterers Council (NPC) is pleased to announce the release of its most recent Technical Bulletin. As the leading authority on cementitious interior finishes for swimming pools and spas, the NPC has released Technical Bulletin #4 “The Most Common Reasons for Loss of Color” dealing with color loss issues that can occur in pool finishes. 

Read the Press Release Here!


NEW! The National Plasterers Council (NPC) is pleased to announce the release of a new publication: Technical Bulletin #5 - White Cement & Swimming Pool Plastering. This is a joint-effort publication with Portland Cement Association (PCA) that pulls together years of trade and industry knowledge to explain critical elements of white cement and trade practices commonly used in the plastering of interior finishes for swimming pools.

Read the Press Release Here!

Ask the Technical expert

NPC is proud to offer member expertise to you when you need it!

If you have a problem such as discoloration, staining, deterioration, you must give us some basic information. What is your water chemistry? Do you use a pool service company? What kind of Chlorination are you using? How big (gallons) is your pool? What kind of heating are you using? Are you on well water or city water? How old is your pool? How old is your surface?

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Featured Video - Alan Smith Spot Etching Examples

Alan Smith is in the Pool with Spot Etching & Nodules

Welcome New Members!

Westrock Industries
Nanuet, NY

Certified Pool Consultants
Jacksonville, FL

Cascade Pools
North Vancouver, BC

Timeless Pools, Inc
Brea, CA

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Doylestown, PA

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Brandon, MS

All Idaho Pool & Spa Construction
Middleton, ID

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