• How Heavy should my Heavy Hot Tub Cover be?

    How heavy should my hot tub cover be? The simple answer is a hot tub cover should weigh about 50 – 75 pounds and should be easily taken off and put back on your hot tub by one person.

  • The Cover Guy 1st Annual Scholarship Winner!

    The Cover Guy is happy to announce that Alana Babers has been awarded The Cover Guy 1st Annual Scholarship. The Cover Guy would like to thank all 257 students that applied to win The Cover Guy Scholarship Award. There were so many students that represented the Qualities of The Cover Guy brand and our Employees and it was a tough choice.

  • Time to Open the Swimming Pool

    Time to open the swimming pool. Spring is here and the swimming pool season is about to kick off. Here is a guide and tips to opening your swimming pool.

  • Testing Your Hot Tub Water Chemistry

    Testing your hot tub water chemistry is actually one of the simplest tasks to ensure your hot tub water is properly taken care of. The hardest part of this process is simply having the patience and the peace of mind to calmly collect your samples and follow the given instructions. There’s a simple, step by […]

  • Health Benefits of Hot Tub Therapy

    Stress is poison, hot tubs are the medicine. That little factoid is commonplace as in this day and age everyone knows about the dangers of stress, but few people know about the full range of health benefits a hot tub provides. How can some hot water and strong jets help a person live longer? The […]

  • How to Choose a Hot Tub Cover

    Whether you have a new or a used hot tub, a hot tub cover is essential to extend its lifespan. Buying a new hot tub cover can be a pricey, but the savings that come from a new spa cover is well worth the price. Choose your hot tub cover carefully and you’ll get the […]

  • How to keep your hot tub water clean

    Spa water is prone to bacteria and viruses due to the intimate nature of hot tubs. Here we share few tips on how to keep your hot tub water clean.

  • Hot Tub Equals Back Pain Relief

    Whether it’s chronic or isolated back pain it can sideline you from your regular daily activities, and responsibilities. The secret to a fast recovery from a back issue is the quickness and timeliness of the treatment for your ailment.

  • The Benefits of Hot Tubs for Athletes

    To keep the water clean and to avoid contracting nasty bacterial infection that could set you back, make sure to buy a spa cover.

  • New Hot Tub Cover ~ When is it Time for a New One?

    One of the questions we hear the most at The Cover Guy is when do we replace our hot tub cover?

  • How to Drain and Clean Your Hot Tub

    Here you can find the instructions and supplies that can help you through the process of cleaning or draining your spas & hot tubs.

  • How to disinfect or clean your hot tub

    The number one rule of hot tub maintenance is keeping the water clean and sanitized, and here we share few ways to clean your hot tub.

  • Tips for creating a custom hot tub pad

    Creating a hot tub pad is always a good idea, as it will prevent uneven sinkage and damage to the bottom of the spa and ensure long life to your tub.

  • How to Fill Your Hot Tub

    Before you fill your hot tub, property of the water including the amount of metal present in it is to be checked for the long life of your tub and plumbing.

  • Two-Person Hot Tubs

    It’s a simple fact of life, that most people would enjoy owning a hot tub. Even so, all to many people avoid making this life changing investment based on excuses like “we don’t have enough room!”, or “they’re too expensive!” and even, “we don’t host enough people at our home to make it a worthwhile […]

  • Hot Tub Filters 101

    It can be tempting to cut corners in order to save pennies after making the initial financial splurge of your first hot tub, but there are some areas that you simply must not skimp on. One of those areas, is your hot tub’s filter. We want to give you a Hot Tub Filters 101 to help […]

  • Hot Tub Accessories for 2013

    Everybody knows hot tubs are amazing as they are, but with a few functional, stylish, and just plain-old-fun additions, you can make yours even better! With that in mind, we’ve rounded up our favourite hot-tub accessories and toys of 2013? 1) Spa Umbrella by SunBrella This Spa Umbrella spans 9 feet and sits on a […]

  • Why you should get a hot tub cover cap

    The primary purpose of a hot tub cover is to protect your unit from debris and animals when not in use.  But these covers also add aesthetic value to your backyard deck, so it is important to protect the actual cover from outdoor elements as well. A hot tub cover cap ensures that your investment […]