• Can any Hot Tub Use Salt Water?

    When it comes to salt water hot tubs, there are a lot of myths and misconceptions. You may have heard that salt water hot tubs are maintenance free, devoid of all chemicals or that they’ll cause all your metal components to rust and fall apart. These are actually all myths – which we’ll discuss later […]

  • How to Patch Above Ground Pool Liner?

    So your swim season is in full gear, the water is fresh and clear, you’ve had some successful swimming pool parties and you’ve got some more planned before the end of the season.  But then one day you notice that the water level of your pool is a lot lower than it should be – […]

  • Can Hydrotherapy Help Arthritis?

    Arthritis is a very common affliction of the joints. It’s distinguished by joint pain, swelling, inflammation, stiffness and limited range of motion. It’s been found that more than 20% of all Americans, ranging across all age groups, suffer from some form of arthritis. There are actually more than 100 different types of identifiable arthritis. However, […]

  • Are Pool Water Test Strips Accurate?

    When it comes to keeping your swimming pool water fresh and clean, regular water testing, along with a good cleaning regimen are of utmost importance.  There are many different ways of testing your water chemistry, but test strips are probably the most popular.  Cheap, quick and efficient, these tiny pieces of paper are familiar to […]

  • What Are Inflatable Pool Toys Made Of?

    What kind of backyard swimming pool is complete without a range of inflatable pool toys?  From the functional, such as life preservers, water wings and kickboards to the ostentatious such as floating unicorns, swans and flamingos, inflatable pool toys are strongly associated with fun, sun and relaxation around the pool.  But what are inflatable pool […]

  • Learn How Much Pool Water is Needed for Testing

    Swimming pools are definitely about fun and relaxation, but they also require responsibility.  One of your biggest responsibilities when it comes to swimming pool maintenance is keeping the water chemistry balanced.  No one wants to swim in a pool full of so many chemicals that it’s harmful to your eyes and skin.  Conversely, no one […]

  • Can an Indoor Hot Tub be Used Outside?

    Buying a new hot tub can be an exciting time!  However, you can also find yourself with many more questions than you have answers.  Deciding between hot tub models, sizes or indoor versus outdoor versions can make it a daunting process.  But as you start to narrow down your personal preferences hopefully the right model […]

  • Where Can I Get a Hot Tub for My Garden?

    Deciding to buy a hot tub is a major deal!  You’re probably looking at spending several thousand dollars, making major renovations to your property all while envisioning a future that includes warm water, bubbles and a relaxing environment.  There aren’t that many things that can change your lifestyle so radically.  So, if you’re asking yourself […]

  • What’s the Best Hot tub for the Money?

    Buying a hot tub can be considered a major life purchase.  And similar to cars, recreational vehicles, appliances and other high-priced items, getting the best value for your money is an important consideration.  And a hot tub should be no different.  If you’re looking for a hot tub that will be part of your household […]

  • Can a Hot Tub Raise Your Blood Pressure?

    Hot tubs can be many different things to many different people.  Some people use hot tubs as a place for socialization.  Inviting over a group of family and friends to spend time in the hot tub can be a great way to have some fun while catching up and fraternizing.  Other people prefer to use […]