Entries by Stephanie Fritz


2019 Best Franchise to Buy

2019 Best Franchise to Buy National pool service franchise is ranked among the top 10 franchises in their investment category. ASP – America’s Swimming Pool Company is ranked on the Forbes magazine list of America’s Best Franchises to Buy. The brand ranked number eight in the category of companies with an entry cost below $150,000. […]


What Type of Training and Support Should You Look for in a Franchise?

An essential part of opening a new franchise location starts with great training. Franchise owner training and support. It’s one of the fundamental reasons why you are considering a franchise business opportunity, so don’t overlook the details when choosing your perfect franchise. Training New Franchise Owners No experience? No problem! Most franchise organizations do not […]

ASP Franchise Owners Come Together at Annual Event

ASP – America’s Swimming Pool Company Business Owners Come Together at the Franchise Organizations Annual Event ASP – America’s Swimming Pool Company held its 12th annual ASP Owners Meeting in Destin, Florida, this January. Stewart Vernon, founder and CEO of the nation’s most recognized swimming pool service company, hosted the event, which was attended by […]


Top Franchise Opportunity for Veterans

ASP – America’s Swimming Pool Company announced its rankings into the 2018 Top Franchises for Veterans rankings by Entrepreneur Magazine’s Franchise 500. ASP is ranked #81 of the top 150 franchises offering incentives and other programs to help veterans become franchise owners. Current military service members and veterans possess valuable skills that can translate into […]


Pool Service Franchise Named a 2018 Top Innovative Franchise Brand by Franchise Business Review

America’s Swimming Pool Company is ranked as a Top Innovative Franchise brand by Franchise Business Review.  Innovation & the Future of ASP  ASP – America’s Swimming Pool Company is continually working on new ways to improve the way we work in the pool industry, and we’re always staying leaps ahead of the competition. Our relationships with our […]

Authority Brands acquires America’s Swimming Pool Company

JUST ANNOUNCED: Authority Brands acquires America’s Swimming Pool Company Authority Brands, LLC announced today the purchase of America’s Swimming Pool Company (“ASP”). Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. The acquisition represents the first brand addition since Authority Brands was acquired by funds advised by Apax Partners in September 2018. Founded in 2002, ASP is the […]


Personality Traits of a Successful Franchise Owner

Do you have what it takes to succeed in the franchise world? Franchisees who experience the greatest level of success and fulfillment in their business are those that choose a business venture that coordinates with their true personalities. See how you match up to these top 5 personality traits of successful franchise owners. Strong Work […]

Take Control of Your Pool Business

Starting a business is very rewarding, but it is also a lot of hard work. Lately, have you been struggling with finding the time to focus on your customers? As a small business owner, it can be challenging to juggle the business side of your company while maintaining quality customer service. Can anyone else relate? […]


2018 Top Low-Cost Franchise by Franchise Business Review

Own a pool service franchise – for less than 100K. Franchise Business Review (FBR) surveyed thousands of franchise owners from nearly 150 leading low-cost franchises, and we are honored to announce ASP – America’s Swimming Pool Company was identified as a top low-cost franchise opportunity by FBR with an initial investment starting at under $100,000. Thousands […]

How to Choose the Right Franchise

Looking to start a franchise business? Read this first.  Business ownership is the American dream and franchising is appealing to those entrepreneurs wanting to make their next move, but don’t want the risk that comes with starting a business on their own. There are hundreds of franchise opportunities out there, so finding the right one […]