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Hot Tubs with a View

March 20th, 2018 by

Every once in a while, we like to step away from the nitty gritty of spa and hot tub maintenance to feature topics around hot tub lifestyle, design and decor. A showcase for hot tub owners who have created a true spa oasis with innovative decking, landscape or location. And speaking of location, some settings […]


Hot Tub Filter FAQ

March 5th, 2018 by

Spa Filters is the topic of the day, a simple product, but one that generates a lot of questions. Let’s start with the general and work our way to the specific. Hopefully you will find the answer to your vexing spa filter question below! Your edification is guaranteed – if you don’t find an answer […]


Spa Parts Terminology

February 20th, 2018 by

Glossary of Spa and Hot Tub Parts Terms! At Hot Tub Works, we are surrounded by spa and hot tub parts. My desk is home to various pool parts, brought in from the warehouse, or dropped off by sales reps. We have several display boards on the walls with dozens of types of spa jets, […]


Romantic Hot Tub Ideas

February 8th, 2018 by

Love is in the air! Valentine’s Day is less than a week away! If you are like me, you too are so over the typical Valentine’s Dinner and a movie. The restaurants are so crowded, and they move you in and out like cattle. It can also feel forced, rushing out on a work night […]


Hot Tub Covers: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

January 26th, 2018 by

When shopping for new hot tub covers, you should know your options. But I’m not talking about spa cover options like Foam Density or a Double Wrapped Core, but I’m talking today about the types of spa covers on the market. There are 3 main types of spa covers – Soft Spa Covers, Hard Spa […]


Hot Tub Ozone Working? How to Tell

January 10th, 2018 by

It’s a common question we get from hot tub owners – how to tell if a spa ozonator is actually working? No matter what spa ozone brand you have, eventually it will fail. All spa ozonators will begin to reduce output and will one day suddenly stop producing ozone, but how do you know when […]


Winter-Proof Your Hot Tub

December 21st, 2017 by

There are two types of hot tubs, those built for hard winters, and those that are not. In fact, many hot tubs models sold in southern markets, such as here in southern California, are built a bit ‘thinner’ – not intended to handle sub-zero or high altitude climates. A hot tub that works perfectly well […]


Hot Tub Preppers: Be Ready for Holiday Visitors

December 11th, 2017 by

December is upon us, and cars and planes will soon be packed with people, visiting relatives for the holidays. Around my house, a popular ‘amenity’ for our guests has always been our 8-person spa, especially for those that don’t have their own hot tub at home. Now is the time to step up spa maintenance, […]


Wi-Fi App Control for Spas & Hot Tubs

November 29th, 2017 by

Control your hot tub from anywhere in the world! That’s how the tagline reads for a new generation of smart hot tub controllers that can communicate wirelessly to your mobile device. Super convenient, now that you don’t have to shuffle out in the cold and lift the lid to turn up the heat. Just pull […]


Top 5 Hot Tub Heater Problems

November 7th, 2017 by

Hot Tub Won’t Heat? A Hot Tub without heat, is … cold! And no fun for anyone. Hot Tubs are meant to be HOT, and if you’ve ever been in a Warm Tub, you know it’s just not the same. If you’re in charge of the hot tub at home, you hear the complaints when […]