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How to Drain a Hot Tub

How to Drain A Hot Tub

A hot tub should be drained on every 2-4 months, depending on how much use it gets. But if you’ve had a weekend hot tub party or if there is a chemical imbalance in your hot tub, you should drain it and fill it up with fresh water.

To make full use of your hot tub, you also need to maintain it and you will need to drain the hot tub from time to time. There are many ways of draining the hot tub and in this article, we are going to take a look at some of these methods and discuss how to drain a hot tub properly with a method that is quick and efficient.

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How to Move a Hot Tub

how to move a hot tub

Soaking in a hot tub is one of the best ways to relax and let go of the tensions of your daily life. But when it’s time to move the hot tub, it can be one of biggest reasons to stress you out. Moving a hot tub is no child’s play because of the size, weight, and the irregular dimensions of the hot tub.

Also, lifting the hot tub without damaging it can be quite tricky and loading it into a truck will require professional help. Preparation and caution are the keys when it comes to moving a hot tub and you should do your preparation in advance and keep in mind all possibilities when you attempt to move a hot tub. So, if you want to learn more about how to move a hot tub spa or a hot tub by yourself, then read on.

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How Long To Heat a Hot Tub

covered hot tub

Soaking in a hot tub can be a wonderful experience after a long day at work. The hot water works great for taking away the stress and the aches of the day. But to enjoy the warmth of the hot water, you have to heat up the water first. Keep in mind; several factors can influence the rate at which the water will get hotter, and you have to switch on the hot tub accordingly so that you can have a tub full of hot water whenever you reach home.

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Fun Things to Do in a Hot Tub

fun things to do in hot tub

A hot tub can be a relaxing spot to unwind after a long day, and it can also be a place to have some much-needed fun over the weekend. The best part of owning a hot tub is that it’s great for taking out some me-time. If you like being by yourself, a soak in the hot tub can help you relax, take away your tensions and recharge your mind, body, and soul. If you are the outgoing and party type, you can invite your friends and family members to join in the fun of soaking in a hot tub, too!

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How Much Does It Cost to Install a Hot Tub

above ground hot tub

Installing a hot tub can be a complicated task that should not be attempted without expert supervision. If you are thinking about building a hot tub in your backyard or installing a prefabricated hot tub, the question of price must have crossed your mind. Given that hot tubs require a combination of electrical fittings, plumbing, and construction, it can be pretty expensive to build a hot tub.

Of course, you can buy a prefabricated shell that is easier to install but also requires assistance from a certified electrician and a plumber. Inflatable hot tubs, on the other hand, are plug-and-play that only needs an electrician’s inputs if you are buying a 220v hot tub.

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What Hot Tub Temperature is Safe During Pregnancy ?

what hot tub temperature is safe during pregnancy

Using a hot tub during pregnancy is something that most expecting mothers want to do, but they should practice certain precautions to make sure that using the hot tub is safe for them and their baby. Soaking in a hot tub has several benefits such as a relaxed feeling, lowering of stress, and lowering of blood pressure, better sleep, and much more.

When it comes to pregnant women, using a hot tub at certain times during the pregnancy is not recommended by the medical professionals. Hot tubs should be avoided during the first trimester as even a ten-minute soak in the hot tub can raise the body’s temperature that can be harmful to the fetus(1). Keeping hot tub’s temperature lower than 100 degrees F can be ideal, but even then pregnant women should not soak in the tub for more than ten minutes at a time(2). 

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How To Choose a Hot Tub

How To Choose a Hot Tub

A hot tub can be a wonderful investment, and it can add to the quality of your life, too. But most people feel confused when it comes to choosing a hot tub. After all, there is so much choice available in the market that finalizing on one hot tub can be a difficult decision.

The choice of a hot tub depends on several factors. When you are in the market for purchasing a hot tub, you have to make sure the model you choose satisfies all or at least most of the criteria that are in your mind. Let’s take a look at some of these factors that you should keep in mind when looking for a hot tub.

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