Hot Tub Maintenance

  • Bromine vs Chlorine

    The question is often asked, “Which is better, bromine or chlorine?”  As a pool or hot tub owner, you know chemicals are a must to keep your water clean and sanitized. Managing the use of these chemicals is not all that difficult and you can read more about how to do so effectively here. In […]

  • Weathershield Fabric: What, Why & Care

    The Cover Guy is proud to introduce Weathershield fabric into our menu of customizable options for all hot tub covers.  What is Weathershield Fabric? Weathershield is a solution dyed polyester fabric which creates a beautiful alternative to standard vinyl material from which hot tub covers have been made from for years.   The Cover Guy now […]

  • How to Test your Hot Tub Water

    How to Test your Hot Tub Water Testing your hot tub water seems like a pretty easy thing to do especially with the awesome hot tub water test strips that are available today. You don’t have to be a chemist anymore with drops of this and drops of that. You simply place the strip in […]

  • How to Care for your Hot Tub Cover

    A hot tub cover is a very important piece of equipment. The cover protects your hot tub from unwanted debris, harsh weather conditions and backyard animals. Covers also help you save on energy costs by keeping the heat inside your hot tub when you aren’t soaking in it. Hot tub covers are a necessity for […]

  • 5 Ways to Reduce your Hot Tub Energy Bill

    One of the biggest bugbears of hot tub ownership has always been that pesky power bill. Takes a lot of energy to keep your hot tub hot, especially during the colder months. It is possible, however, to tame the beast. It is possible to reduce that ravenous grizzly down to teddy bear size. And it’s surprisingly easy to do.

  • Hot Tub Cover Lifter Buying Guide

    In this Post we have put together a hot tub cover lifter buying guide for choosing the perfect hot tub cover lifter for your hot tub space. There are three things to consider when your making your purchase of a hot tub cover lifter.

  • How to Use (or Not) your Hot Tub in The Winter

    there are precautions you need to take for hot tubbing in the Winter, and doing a little winter preparations to your hot tub will have you set for a season of relaxation and bliss. So we have put together a little hot tub care 101 for using your hot tub in the winter.

  • How to Measure for your Hot Tub Cover

    You need a new hot tub cover, maybe you have needed it for months or even a year. What is holding you back? If you are like most hot tub owners measuring and purchasing a new hot tub cover seems a little overwhelming

  • The Best Place to put your new hot tub – Things to consider

    Best Place to put your new hot tub and the top things to Consider when placing your hot tub. We shed light on Do’s and Don’ts of placing a new Hot Tub.

  • Sundance® Spas Error Codes and Information

    Sundance Spas Error Codes and Information

  • Viking Spas Error Codes

    Viking Spas and Hot Tubs The Viking Spa Company is an original hot tub company that is a family run. The Viking Spas line consists of eight molds that can be made up in three different ways to hit each price range and hydrotherapy need. This limited line of tubs makes it easier for Viking […]

  • Cottage Hot Tub Care Made Easy

    When your hot tub is at the cottage, hot tub care involves a few extra considerations. Most hot tubs are designed for city treated tap waters.

  • Hot Tub Cover Upgrades Demystified

    Choosing the options for your new hot tub cover, it’s pretty easy to get bogged down in unfamiliar terminology. Not many people come in to hot tub ownership knowing what double wrap foam, full length steam stops and energy undersides are, or why they are important. It’s also not obvious why foam density matters so […]

  • Hot Tub Filter Fundamentals: Care and Cleaning

    Hot tub Filters are easy to take for granted, but need care. We have put together a small look at Hot Tub Filter Fundamentals the care and cleaning.

  • Hot Tub Chemistry Isn’t Rocket Science

    Hot Tub Chemistry really doesn’t have to be difficult. Just a handful of things, it’s easy to keep your hot tub looking and smelling perfect.

  • Vita Spas Error Codes & Information

    Vita Spas Vita Spas designed the industry’s first hot tub that was built to be appliance grade. They also utilize a steel frame as one of the essential building blocks for each of their products. Their focus on hydrotherapy includes the same level of therapeutic relief that consumers would receive by visiting a massage therapist. […]

  • Artesian Spas Error Codes, Information, and Owners Manual

    Artesian Spas Artesian Spas is co-owned by two experts in the spa industry. Between them, they have accrued more than 100 years of combined manufacturing experience with spa products. Their extensive history with spas inspired them to create special features that are not available from most other spa manufacturers. For example, there are many eco-friendly […]

  • Healthy Hot Tubbing – Exercises for Everyone

    Traditional exercises to increase strength include push-ups, sit-ups, and weight lifting. These exercises can be replicated in the tub – healthy hot tubbing