Why is the Pump of Your Hot Tub Humming?
You had a long day at work and came home to relax. The first thing that came to your mind is a nice relaxing soak in your hot tub. So you rushed to your backyard and turned everything on, eagerly waiting. However, what came next was unexpected. The pump of your hot tub is humming […]
What’s in a Size: Choosing the Right Size For Your Hot Tub
You’re in the process of designing your ideal hot tub. Now is the time to decide on size. Would it be better to go with a bigger size? Or would it be better to get something smaller? Which size will complement your backyard or patio design the most? There is no right or wrong answer […]
How a hot Tub Can Relieve Your Neck Pain
Chronic neck pain is one of the most widespread health conditions for adults. According to a health study at Harvard, seven out of ten adults will have experienced neck pain at some point in their life. The existence of smartphones and tablets have exacerbated this epidemic, giving birth to the term “tech neck”. Furthermore, long […]
A Soak Gone Wrong: Is It Time to Replace Your Hot Tub?
Are you a spa lover who often soaks in your hot tub? Then, be aware and pay attention to your tub’s conditions. While a good soak could help you relax and clear your mind, unsanitary water in your hot tub could pose multiple health threats. A hot tub that cannot maintain its temperature well could […]
Oily Film in Hot Tub? Causes and Treatments
You love your hot tub, but you’ve been noticing oily film and scum floating on top of the water. Don’t fret – you’re not alone! It’s actually a very common problem for hot tub users, and you will not need to invest in a brand new tub. Many factors can contribute to the formation of […]
Hot Tub Exercises For Knee Pain
Soaking your body in warm water is one of the oldest forms of therapy to help soothe muscle pain. Hydrotherapy is not a myth. It is scientifically proven that warm water loosens joints and reduces pain. In fact, many patients suffering from arthritis participate in water aerobics because the buoyancy of the water eases pressure […]
The Best Way to Start Your Day: Why It’s Good to Soak in the Hot Tub in The Morning
Perhaps you’re too exhausted to go for a jog in the morning, or perhaps you have a hard time getting out of bed everyday. At Seaway Pools & Hot Tubs, we believe that if you enjoy what you’re doing, you’re more likely to change up your morning routine. Why not add an enjoyable activity that […]
Is Drinking Alcohol in the Hot Tub a Good Idea?
If you’re hosting a party at your home, alcohol may be involved. As your guests jump in the pool and the hot tub, have you ever wondered if drinking alcohol in the hot tub is good idea? Well, the answer is, simply put, it’s a bad idea. Drinking in a hot tub is not a […]
Irritated Skin After a Soak in the Hot Tub: Reasons and Solutions
After a long, exhausting day, soaking yourself in a hot tub can be the best treat. But the warm waters you so look forward to might not be that friendly to your precious skin all the time. Sometimes, your skin can become irritated or form a rash after you bathe. The two main reasons for […]
How to Prevent Odors From Your Hot Tub
Notice a foul smell coming from your hot tub? Inexperienced spa owners might pass off foul smells as a sign of too much chlorine. But, typically, if your hot tub starts smelling bad, chances are there’s bacteria manifesting in your spa, spa equipment, or spa cover. This bacteria can actually be harmful to our bodies. […]