Hot Tub Insulation

The value of a well-insulated spa! In a previous blog, I talked about electric heat vs. gas heat and how electric heaters for spas work. Whichever heating method you choose for your spa, you’re going to want to maximize the efficiency of your spa to reduce operating cost. Proper hot tub insulation will help achieve […]

DIY Hot Tub

When over 50% of people who see the letters DIY, the first thought that comes to their minds is “I can’t do that”. The truth is that most likely 90% of you can do DIY projects, especially when you have a little help and guidance. A DIY Hot Tub is not nearly as difficult to […]

Hot Tub Building Basics

You may have seen articles or video clips on You Tube about hot tub building. However, I can almost bet you that none of those articles/clips detail the important things you really need to know to have a successful DIY hot tub building project. I’ve reviewed dozens and dozens of those posts and they almost […]

Cocktail Pool

So, what’s the latest craze for the pool and spa industry that’s recently begun to emerge, it’s the Cocktail Pool. Ok, I know you’re smiling or chuckling to yourself. Maybe you’re saying what are they going to come up with next. Nothing wrong with thinking like that at all. But the theme idea behind all […]

Let 2017 Be Your DIY Hot Tub Year!

Happy New Year to all my readers and followers! It seems that the rumor mill is already buzzing with optimism in regards to the economy in the pool and spa industry for 2017. Many of the pool and spa industry gurus are predicting a banner year after the past few years of depressed sales. All […]

Why A Custom Built Spa

I have no doubt that most people have seen or maybe even the had the opportunity to relax in a spa or hot tub at one time or another. It’s a great experience and the first thing that came to your mind was probably, “boy I would love to have one of these”. And then […]

Plunge Pool

The plunge pool is one of the Fastest Growing “Must Haves” for Gen X and Baby Boomers! I don’t know anybody who doesn’t enjoy relaxing in a nice clean body of water, warm or cool. And, it’s pretty common knowledge that for most of us, water provides one of the best environments for relaxing and […]

In Ground Hot tub

If you’ve been entertaining the idea of getting a spa or hot tub, you may have wondered if an in ground hot tub would be an option you should consider. In my opinion, yes you absolutely should consider this option. However, there are several questions you should answer for yourself first. Here are some of […]

Exercise Pools!

How would you like to relax and exercise at the same time? Kind of an oxymoron wouldn’t you say, you know, words that don’t agree. Well for the most part those words don’t agree. EXCEPT, if you are referring to doing water exercises in exercise pools or swimming pools. If you are in a water […]

Permits for Spas and Hot Tubs

Do you need Permits for a spas and hot tubs? I get asked this question frequently, so here’s the best information I can give you on this. I can tell you though that permits for spas and hot tubs are generally required in most areas of the US. According to the building code, (does not […]