Why does my water smell like chlorine?

Why does my water smell like chlorine? Chlorine breaks things down and becomes depleted doing so. It breaks down contaminants in the water that are introduced by the bathers including sweat, body oils and other human waste, and it breaks down things that are dissolved...

When & How to Do a Spa Purge

When & How to Do a Spa Purge Regular cleaning and maintenance, including spa purge, are a necessary part of hot tub ownership. Proper upkeep will ensure you can enjoy a safe and ready-to-use spa and prevent issues down the road. You may have a good handle on your...

How to Super-chlorinate Your Pool or Spa to Decontaminate It

How to Super-chlorinate Your Pool or Spa to Decontaminate It If your pool or spa is harboring a contaminant, mould, algae, fungus, or bacteria of some type, you’ll need to decontaminate it. To decontaminate, you need to super-chlorinate or super shock the pool or spa...

Hot Tub Biofilm – How to Eliminate It & Prevent It

Hot Tub Biofilm – How to Eliminate It & Prevent It Are you suddenly using more chemicals in your hot tub? If your chemical levels are off more often than they are balanced, it could indicate a buildup of hot tub biofilm in your spa. Biofilm can form in your spa’s...

Amazing Hot Tub Benefits for Physical, Mental, and Social Wellness

Amazing Hot Tub Benefits for Physical, Mental, and Social Wellness Hydrotherapeutic baths have long been used to relieve pain and promote health. But did you know that soaking in a hot tub benefits your body in the same way? Indulging in a warm, relaxing hot tub soak...

White Water Mold in Hot Tub

The Nitty-Gritty on White Water Mold in Your Hot Tub Kicking back in your hot tub should be a relaxing experience for both your body and mind. But if you notice white flakes in the hot tub water floating around you, it can diminish the calming effect of bathing. Not...