Hot Tub Lifestyle

The hot tub duck escaped from his Hot Spring Spa and stowed away in a big jacket pocket on the trip to Banff & Lake Louise. It helps to have a professional photographer take the photos. The flowers are always lovely in the summer in Banff. Kayaking is a great way to enjoy a sunny … Read More

More news from the experts who have been studying hot water immersion: Dr. Bruce Becker at Washington State University and Dr. Jack Raglin of Indiana University.  Here’s a short summary of their latest findings presented at the World Aquatic Conference in Colorado Springs last October. According to Dr. Raglin, taking time to relax in warm … Read More

You may not know that Watkins Mfg, the maker of  Hot Spring Spas is committed to building the most environmentally friendly spas. In honor of Earth Day last week, I wanted to share with you the newest of their efforts. The people who build the most energy-efficient AND the best-selling spa in the world are … Read More

Fido here may look peaceful-he’s in for therapy and this hot tub is kept cooler (in the high 80’s) for his treatments. But having your dog in your own hot tub? Not a good idea. Dogs shed short hair which will clog filters. There’s also the possibility of pet “germs” and their compatibility with human … Read More

One of the great benefits of owning a hot tub is the opportunity to see the night sky.  This warmer weather we’ve been having has resulted in clear night skies. Tonight you’ll be in for a rare treat as you soak in your hot tub.  Astronomers have announced that a meteor shower in the Lyrids … Read More

The first Hot Spring Spa we ever sold at Olympic Hot Tub was to a young grandmother whose husband had just retired in Seattle. She came into our store looking for a portable hot tub because she thought her grandchildren would visit more often if she installed such an “attraction” at their home.  That was … Read More

The continuing cold weather made me think about how hard the cold is on arthritis sufferers.  If you suffer from arthritis, take note that the Arthritis Foundation highly recommends the healing properties of hot tubs for those with the disease.  Because people with arthritis have a very difficult time moving without pain, they tend to … Read More

Now that spring is here, it’s time to think of installing a hot tub for the summer months ahead. As soon as you’ve selected your Hot Spring Spa from Olympic Hot Tub, you can start planning the garden around it. The ripples from your hot tub garden makeover might just wash over the entire yard … Read More

We’re recognizing World Health Day today, April 7th with a look at the high rate of back pain in this country. Lower back pain is the number 2 reason in the U.S. (after colds and the flu) for a visit to the doctor. Millions of people suffer needlessly. For many years Europeans have used spa … Read More

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