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How To Run A Hot Tub Economically

So, you’ve invested in a Hot Tub and now you’re taking full advantage of it. You’re using your tub on a regular basis and you, and all the visitors you’re suddenly receiving, are experiencing the health and lifestyle benefits of relaxing in a Hot Tub. Once you’ve paid for your Hot Tub there are some ongoing costs to consider and plan for so that you can make the most of your investment and keep your tub in good running order. In our post about Hot Tub running costs we outlined some of the ongoing costs Hot Tub owners need to be aware of including costs for electricity, water, chemicals and maintenance/servicing. Like anything with an ongoing cost there are ways to ensure...

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How Much Does It Cost To Service A Hot Tub?

A Hot Tub is an investment and, like a lot of investments, a Hot Tub will run better and last longer if it is properly serviced. Think of a Hot Tub as like a car – if you service it regularly it’ll be cheaper to run, more pleasant to use and will last longer before it needs to be replaced. When your Hot Tub is service the engineer will drain the tub and ensure it is in good working order. Any consumable elements, like filters, will be replaced if necessary. Depending on the level of the service, elements of the tub will be cleaned in order to ensure the tub runs well and remains hygienic. After the service your engineer...

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Pregnancy And Hot Tubs: What You Need to Know

* There are a lot of health related questions people ask us about using a Hot Tub. Generally the focus is on the numerous health benefits of using a tub but there are also some areas of concern for people who are suffering from health issues or other situations which may make them more cautious about the activities they undertake. We often get asked if pregnant women should use Hot Tubs. While we’re experts in Hot Tubs we can’t claim to be trained Obstetricians so on this matter we defer to the guidelines provided by the NHS. The Rule As a general rule if you’re pregnant you should avoid Hot Tubs, saunas, steam rooms and other places where you might...

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How Long Do Hot Tubs Last?

A 13788 If you’re looking to invest in a Hot Tub one of the main questions you may be asking yourself (or Googling!) is how long do Hot Tubs last? It’s an understandable question, afterall a Hot Tub is an investment and you want to know how many years of enjoyment your tub will provide for you and your family. As with anything of this nature there isn’t one answer which will be relevant in all cases as there are so many factors involved in how long your Hot Tub will last. The good news is that if you invest in a good quality Hot Tub and look after it well it will last you for a long time, perhaps...

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How Long Can You Stay in a Hot Tub?

Owning a Hot Tub provides you with many health and lifestyle benefits which you’ll be able to experience for years to come. You’ll enjoy relaxing in the tub and you’ll wonder how you ever got by without the therapeutic effects of hydrotherapy. There are however, a few things you need to be aware of to ensure the health and safety of those using your Hot Tub. It’s important that you don’t stay in your Hot Tub for too long as this could put your health at risk. The Risks If you spend too long in your Hot Tub you may risk overheating. Your core temperature will become too high and you you could even risk fainting (although this is very...

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