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PROJECT FOCUS | by Ron Derven 64-Ft. Lap Pool and Spa Features Resort-Type Amenities PROJECT LOCATION This award-winning pool and spa is located in Muttontown, New York, which is on Long Island on the North Shore of Nassau County in the Town of Oyster Bay. BUILDER The project was constructed by Haven Pools, Huntington, New York. Started by Karl and Muriel Bonawandt in 1968, Haven Pools has been exclusively a gunite pool builder and service company for the past 43 years. The family-owned business is now run by their son Craig, who worked summers for the company during his high school and college years. Although Karl retired in 1985, for many years he continued to work there whenever he was in town. Craig’s son Patrick joined the business 10 years ago and continues to uphold the family’s tradition of pool 20

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of The Edge - Q2 2011

The Edge - Q2 2011
The President’s Message
Letters to the Editor
Delivering Retail IMPACT
Are Your Suppliers Giving You the Tools You Need to Succeed?
Smart Tips to Boost Profi ts Today’s pool and spa professionals know how to survive a tough economic climate.
Project Focus
Succession Planning for Your Pool and Spa Business
Service Excellence Done Right Pools & Spas knows the secret.
Water Testing – Back to Basics
Promoting Your Business with Email
Index of Advertisers

The Edge - Q2 2011