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5 Hot Tubs Making a Splash in 2020

Outdoor hot tub installation on a deck.

While buying a hot tub might be easy, it’s making sure that you purchase the one that is best for your lifestyle that can take some effort. That’s because not every spa will meet all of your needs and accommodate your budget. So, if hot tub shopping is on your to-do list in the New Year, check out our list of the best spas available in 2020. For all questions and help finding the right hot tub, our team at Swim World in Chelan is always happy to assist.

Reasons to Use Your Hot Tub in the Winter

Outdoor hot tub installation in the winter.

Are you looking for a new way to beat the stress that winter can bring? Then look no further than your hot tub. While it’s true that Chelan gets more snow than the national average – a whopping 34 inches per year – that doesn’t mean you need to go into hibernation mode once December hits. In fact, hot tubbing is a great way to get outside in the winter without freezing your nose off. Put on your warmest hat along with your bathing suit, a fluffy robe and boots and head on out to your spa for a relaxing yet revitalizing dip.

In case you need more convincing, let’s examine the top four reasons to make your hot tub a part of your winter routine.

Steps to Closing Your Swimming Pool

Person checking the water chemistry of their pool.

If you want to enjoy your pool for many years to come, winterizing your pool should be high on your to-do list this fall. Closing your pool for the winter is no small feat. But with our help, you can handle the process like a pro. Read on to learn the seven essential steps to protect your pool from the cold.

How to Plan the Perfect Hot Tub Date Night

Outdoor hot tub installation at night.

If you want to combine romance with relaxation, look no further than your backyard. A hot tub can offer you and your partner hours of quality time relaxing together. If you want to up the ante a bit, why not build your next date night around your spa? Who says hydrotherapy and romance can’t go hand-in-hand? Follow our expert advice to plan the ultimate date night experience.

Steps to Planning the Perfect Hot Tub Date Night

Steps to Planning the Perfect Hot Tub Date Night

Hot tubs offer so much more than a way to relax. They are also ideal for injecting a little bit of romance into your relationship. So, how do you plan the perfect hot tub date night? Follow our expert advice to plan the ultimate romantic experience.

The Best Outdoor Patio Furniture to Compliment Your Spa

The Best Outdoor Patio Furniture to Compliment Your Spa

When deciding on the type of spa you are going to invest in, you may already have a type of furniture in mind prepared to complement it. Those who are more minimalistic may opt for the standard, but effective Adirondack lawn chairs, while there are others who may consider high-quality outdoor living products to be par for ensuring their property remains at its aesthetic best. Outdoor patio furniture is essential to any yard, regardless of any budget, and the area you have available combined with your ideas are both important factors when it comes to optimizing your hot tub experience.

Are Hot Tubs Energy Efficient?

Outdoor hot tub installation on a patio in the spring.

With the rising costs of energy these days, it can seem that everything you own is trying to drive your electrical costs up. Many people are understandably concerned about the cost of trying to maintain their hot tub and may be wondering if their hot tub is energy efficient. While owning a hot tub can certainly come with its own heating and energy expenses, you may be surprised to learn that operating a hot tub is more cost and energy efficient than you initially realized!

How to Clean Your Hot Tub Cover

Hot tub built into a deck with a hot tub cover on.

Hot tub covers can accumulate a lot of dirt and grime. That’s why hot tub covers have to be cleaned and maintained. If they don’t, they may gather bacteria or become brittle and start to break. The coloring may also fade in splotches, or cracks could begin forming that could eventually lead to the cover breaking. If you haven’t cleaned your hot tub cover before, here are some tips for doing so.

Hot Tub Accessories Every Spa Owner Should Have

Outdoor hot tub installation on a deck in the spring.

So, you just love your new hot tub. Your water is properly balanced and toasty warm, but there’s something missing. You haven’t been able to put your finger on it, but you’re sure you need something to round out your hot tub experience.

Soaking in a hot tub is amazing, but with the perfect hot tub accessories, it can be paradise. Whether you want your spa experience to be a peaceful retreat, family night bonding, or a let-loose party atmosphere, you’ll find what you need in the list below. These hot tub accessories all provide functionality and convenience, and some will make your guests marvel!

Alexa, What Is the Best Outdoor Patio Furniture?

Outdoor patio furniture.

Looking for some great outdoor patio furniture? There are many different options out there, but you want to make sure you spend your hard-earned money on the best option. With all of the different brands available, you know not all of them are going to be equal. In addition to the quality of the furniture, you also want to make certain the items you’re buying fit your space. They need to look good on your patio and next to your home. You want something that coordinates with extras such as flowerbeds, water features, or your outdoor hot tub, too. Here are a few things you may want to purchase when looking for outdoor patio furniture.

Should I Buy a Used Hot Tub or a New One?

Jacuzzi Hot Tub outside installation in the winter.

When purchasing a hot tub, various factors will likely come into play before deciding on the right one. Determining what type of hot tub would best suite your home is a pretty big decision, after all. Another factor to consider is whether you should purchase a used or new hot tub. In this article, we’re going to take a closer look at the benefits of both and provide you with some tips if you decide to purchase used. At the end of the day, it all depends on the solution that will suit your lifestyle best!

How to Care for Your Outdoor Products in the Winter

How to Care for Your Outdoor Products in the Winter

A great place for rest and relaxation, the backyard provides endless outdoor activities for families. From blowing bubbles, sunbathing or even curling on a couch and reading a book, backyards are havens for fun and entertainment. However, when the warm weather starts to fade, and the snow starts to fall, you’ll need to protect your outdoor living products from the extreme winter weather. We show you how in three easy steps to ensure your outdoor furniture stands the test of time. Read on for more!

How Long Should I Stay Inside a Hot Tub For?

How Long Should I Stay Inside a Hot Tub For?

Coming home after a long day to enjoy a soak in your Jacuzzi® hot tub helps relax your body and alleviate stress from the daily grind among other amazing hydrotherapy wellness benefits. However, it’s important to know how to enjoy your hot tub safely to reduce health risks associated with misuse.

In this article, we review the different factors that play into your hot tub sessions to give you a better understanding of how long you should stay in your hot tub. Read on to learn more!

7 Reasons Why You Need a BBQ in Your Life

7 Reasons Why You Need a BBQ in Your Life

Is summer even summer without a BBQ? The grill is often a focal point for summer get-togethers for many different reasons. In this article, we explore seven of those reasons to show you why you need a BBQ in your life! Interested? Then let’s get cooking!

7 Amazing Health Benefits of Hot Tubs You'll Love

7 Amazing Health Benefits of Hot Tubs You'll Love

Taking a dip in the hot tub is a great way to blow off steam and relax, but did you know that they can also improve your health? It’s true! The hydrotherapeutic jets and warm water can work wonders on your body, making a hot tub a long-term investment in your quality of life. In this article, we dive into seven of those amazing hot tub health benefits that you’re sure to love. Read on to learn more!

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