DIY Hot Tubs, Swim Spas, Plunge Pools

DIY Hot Tubs, Swim Spas, Plunge pools… catch the rage! For over 20 years, Custom Built Spas has provided DIYers the most complete and detailed information packages on Spa, Hot tub, Swim Spa and Plunge Pool building that can you find anywhere period! The information packages we offer have been #1 Best Sellers in this […]

About Building a DIY Hot Tub

How many times have you said to yourself, “I wish I had a Hot Tub or spa”, maybe a “plunge pool” or “Swim Spa”? But then you answer your own question why you don’t have one, “I just can’t afford it”. You may be right, the quality ones you seen in retail outlets are expensive! […]

Best Hot tub

Whether you’re searching online or visiting a retail outlet store in your quest to find the Best Hot Tub, do you really know what you are actually looking for? How do you define the Best Hot tub? Well, it is somewhat subjective, however, I can provide you a list of criteria that should be part […]

DIY hot tub

If you’ve been poking around the internet looking at the possibility of building a DIY hot tub, it can be very confusing. No disrespect to legitimate info providers but there is a lot of crap out there. I know this for a fact because surf the net looking at what’s being put out there myself. […]

Will 2018 be Your Hot tub Year

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

Hot Tub Customers

Over the 18 plus years I’ve been in business teaching and helping customers build their own hot tubs and spa projects, I have accumulated quite a number of testimonials and comments from my hot tub customers along with pictures of projects these hot tub customers have gone on to build. They have built spas and […]

Hot Tub Performance

I can’t think of anything more frustrating than just buying a new hot tub, getting it home, getting it all set up, jumping in, hitting the jets button, only to find the hot tub performance is not what you expected. This actually happens a lot more than you would think! Why? Let’s dive into this […]

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 […]