• How Do Self-Cleaning Hot Tubs Work?

    One of the most common concerns among potential hot tub buyers is the amount of time and effort they’d need to invest in keeping their hot tub clean. It’s true that a poorly maintained hot tub can pose health risks, so cleanliness is an important part of hot tub safety. However, most hot tub manufacturers […]

  • How to Disinfect a Hot Tub?

    Although most people who use hot tubs don’t necessarily think about water chemistry or regular maintenance procedures, someone needs to take care of those things to ensure the hot tub remains safe for bathing. Due to the high water temperatures and a relatively small amount of water, untreated hot tubs can quickly become overrun with […]

  • How Similar Are Hot Tubs and Swimming Pools?

    It pays to be well informed before making a major purchase. Deciding between a hot tub or a swimming pool should be preceded by thoughtful research and information gathering so you’re able to make the right decision. Investing in something that’s rarely used or doesn’t provide the options you were looking for will invariably lead […]

  • Why Are Hot Tubs Good for You?

    You might think that hot tubs are all about parties and hanging out with family and friends and you’d be right! However, there are also health benefits that are associated with using a hot tub. Why are hot tubs good for you? There are many different reasons. In this article, we’ll cover some of the […]

  • Do Swim Spas Need Chemicals?

    If you don’t have access to a lot of space, a swim spa may be an ideal substitute for a full-sized swimming pool. Similar to a full-sized swimming pool, you’ll need to regularly add chemicals to your swim spa. Why do swim spas need chemicals? Because swim spas are closed systems that simply recirculate a […]

  • How To Drain a Swim Spa?

    Swim spas are a perfect alternative to a full-sized swimming pool or a lap pool if there’s not enough space to install the larger tanks. Relatively speaking, swim spas are compact and can fit into areas that wouldn’t be able to hold their larger counterparts. But just because you have a swim spa doesn’t mean […]

  • What Is the Best Swim Spa to Buy?

    Because we deal exclusively in Hydropool swim spas, you probably know what our answer would be to the question of “What is the best swim spa to buy?” That said, we wouldn’t sell Hydropool swim spas if we didn’t believe they were the best on the market. Hydropool has been in business for over 40 […]

  • How To Choose Size of Swim Spa

    Swim spas come in a wide range of sizes. Although they’re all typically about eight to ten feet wide and four to four and half feet deep, their length can range from 12 feet to over almost 20. If you’re wondering how to choose the size of a swim spa to meet your needs, we’ve […]

  • 110V Vs 220V Hot Tub

    Buying your first hot tub is like learning a new language. There’s a lot of industry jargon that you need to get up to speed with to make an informed decision. For example, who knew that there are hot tubs that require different amperages? If you’re trying to make the 110V vs 220V hot tub […]

  • How Often to Change Hot Tub Water?

    Unfortunately owning a hot tub isn’t all fun and games. There are regular maintenance procedures that need to be taken care of as well. However, once you have a good understanding of things such as how often to change hot tub water, you’ll fall into a routine that makes keeping your hot tub fresh and […]