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What Is a Self-Cleaning Hot Tub?

What Is a Self-Cleaning Hot Tub?

When you hear the word ‘self-cleaning hot tub’ does it sound too good to be true? Well, if you are envisioning a hot tub where you as the owner never have to do any type of maintenance, then yes, it is. While self-cleaning hot tubs greatly reduce the amount of time spent having to clean
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Does a Hot Tub Need a GFCI Breaker?

Does a Hot Tub Need a GFCI Breaker?

Once you have purchased your hot tub, it is time to start planning your installation and preparing for what needs to be involved. When it comes to connecting a hot tub, many people wonder if a hot tub needs a GFCI breaker. According to the National Electric Code, a hot tub or swim spa is
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Can a Hot Tub Be Used in a Bathroom?

Can a Hot Tub Be Used in a Bathroom?

If you have decided to install a hot tub in your home, you probably have some questions about where the best place to put it is. While basements or sunrooms are common, can a hot tub be used in a bathroom? A hot tub can definitely be installed in a bathroom and it is a
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Why Are Swim Spas So Expensive?

Why Are Swim Spas So Expensive?

When you are in the process of shopping for a new swim spa, you may be curious as to why there is such a difference in price tags or why swim spas seem so expensive. To begin with, there can be major differences in technology, quality, and design amongst brands, which influences the price tag.
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Can Hydrotherapy Help with Weight Loss?

Can Hydrotherapy Help with Weight Loss?

When learning about hot tubs and hydrotherapy, you will find that one of the great benefits is weight loss. It is important to know that even though enjoying a soak can benefit your health, it will not alone shed multiple pounds of weight. However, hydrotherapy can play an important part in your weight loss journey.
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Are Swim Spas Hot or Cold?

Are Swim Spas Hot or Cold?

If you are looking to get a workout in the comfort of your own home, a swim spa is a perfect way to challenge yourself. Some models even have jetted seats so they can also be used for relaxation like a hydrotherapy massage. Since swim spas can be used for both exercise and leisure, a
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Can a Hot Tub Be Used as a Pool?

Can a Hot Tub Be Used as a Pool?

As Canadian backyards become smaller, traditional backyard pools become less of an option for people. A popular option people are turning to is tubs for their backyard or deck. Since hot tubs are available in many different sizes and shapes, potential buyers frequently ask, “Can a hot tub be used as a pool?” It may
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Should I Put My Hot Tub Above Ground?

Should I Put My Hot Tub Above Ground?

When it comes to planning out your hot tub installation, one of the main decisions is to install above or in the ground. Most people end up installing their hot tub above ground for a number of reasons. A few were easy installation, cost-effectiveness, and the opportunity to have landscaping variety surrounding your hot tub.
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Can You Use a Hot Tub in the Winter?

Can You Use a Hot Tub in the Winter?

One question we get asked all the time, especially from our Canadian customers, is “Can you use a hot tub in the winter?”  The short answer to this question is a resounding, “Yes!”  However, there are some things you need to keep in mind when running your hot tub throughout the winter months.  This article
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How to Make a Staycation Feel like a Vacation?

How to Make a Staycation Feel like a Vacation?

Staycations are becoming a more popular way of spending your time off from work.  Not only can staycations be cheaper than a typical vacation that includes flight and hotel costs, but they can also help you learn to appreciate the true value of your own home and backyard. With the money you save by staying
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