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Scum Balls?

Do Hot Tub Scum Balls Work?

Scum balls are miracle products that help absorb any oil and small debris. But do they work?

MSpa Super Camaro Review

If I want to stay in and be in the hot tub and have people over to watch movies, I do that. – Demi Lovato  Sometimes, when the countless hours that you’ve spent in the office, the endless rigmarole of the daily commute, the grind of everyday life, and the weight of the world become…

A Beginner’s Guide For An Inflatable Hot Tub

An inflatable hot tub, however, is a good option for those on a budget. Inflatable hot tubs are quickly increasing in popularity because they portable, convenient and cost-effective. If you are new to the idea of owning a hot tub and need to explore the ins and outs of owning one then you are in…

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MSpa Lite Alpine Outdoor Spa Review

I do love a spa day, so put me in a hot tub and give me a massage and I am a very happy girl – Ashley Roberts Life can be hectic at the best of times, and when it isn’t hectic, it’s usually frenetic and frenzied. It isn’t easy trying to keep up with…

How to Determine if a Deck can Support a Hot Tub

How to Determine if a Deck can Support a Hot Tub?

If you’re currently renovating your backyard, or you’ve finally decided to treat your family (and yourself!) that hot tub you’ve had your eye on, it’s important to plan for this new addition to your outdoor space. By itself, a hot tub is pretty heavy and, when paired with water and people, can weigh upwards of…

Does Baking Soda Raise pH In Hot Tubs?

Does Baking Soda Raise pH In Hot Tubs?

Looking to save money on those pricey maintenance chemicals without sacrificing the well being of your hot tub? You might have heard that using baking soda is an easy remedy for balancing out your pH levels, but that’s a very vague recommendation. How much baking soda is best to use? Is there any particular brand?…

How Many Gallons Are in a Hot Tub?

How Many Gallons of Water Are in a Hot Tub?

How long is a piece of string? But really, to answer a question like “how many gallons are in a hot tub,” you need to know which tub you’re talking about and which factors can change the water capacity of hot tubs. Fortunately for you, we’ve got time to go through these factors. It’s up…

hot tub disconnect

What is a Hot Tub Disconnect and Do I Need One?

Hot tubs connect to your home’s electricity circuit in different ways. If you own or are looking to purchase a tub that operates on 220 volts, you may have come across the term ‘hot tub disconnect’ and you’re probably wondering two things. Firstly, what is it? And secondly, do I need one?  What is a…

How Much Baking Soda Do I Add to Raise Alkalinity in A Hot Tub?

It is vital to the lifespan of your hot tub to maintain the correct water pH. This helps keep all of the elements in working condition and allows the heat to circulate evenly. You can buy special hot tub chemicals to keep the pH in the region of 7.2 to 7.8. This is called the…

Why Are My Hot Tub Jets Not Working?

Were you just about to take a relaxing soak in your tub, only to find that for some reason, your jets aren’t working properly, or at all? That’s not exactly the soothing experience you were looking for, and we can sympathize, especially when the root cause isn’t immediately apparent. First things first, don’t panic: there…

Best 2 Person Inflatable Hot Tub

5 Best 2 Person Inflatable Hot Tubs

Find the best 2 person inflatable hot tub with these top picks!

What Is The Best Portable Hot Tub Enclosure?

Nothing beats relaxing in your hot tub, does it? The soothing bubbles and jets make for a peaceful evening spent with a partner or some friends. But what about that pesky wind and rain? Or a nosy neighbor peering over the fence? Suddenly it can feel less relaxing and more like a zoo animal on…