Augmented Reality App Makes Spa Shopping Convenient and Fun

Augmented Reality App Makes Spa Shopping Convenient and Fun

You’re ready to create your own backyard retreat with a new Hot Spring® spa. After researching the benefits of hot tub ownership, you know how regular soaks can provide muscle and stress relief, help you sleep more soundly, and give you the vitality to be your best. In addition, you can look forward to spending … Read More

Plunge Pool and Hot Tub Combo

The perfect balance of recreation and relaxation Depending on where you live, pools near you likely close after Labor Day. As one season ends, the baton is passed from summer pool parties to crisp autumn evenings enveloped in hot tub conversation and relaxation. If you love both, there’s no need to compromise. This couple brought … Read More

Facts About the FreshWater® Salt System

Facts About the FreshWater® Salt System

If you own a hot tub or are shopping for one, clean water and simple maintenance are sure to rank high on your list of priorities. A Hot Spring® spa equipped with the FreshWater® Salt System will deliver both, in a stylish, comfortable, energy-efficient package. The FreshWater Salt System keeps your water clean, clear and … Read More

Choosing the Best Hot Tub for Lower Back Pain

Choosing the Best Hot Tub for Lower Back Pain

Lower back pain can make mountains out of molehills and chasms out of cracks in the sidewalk. It can be hard to go to work when you can hardly get out of bed, just like it’s hard to enjoy time with your family when every minute—and every movement—is fraught with pain. One way you may … Read More

Hot Tub Safety Tips

Hot Tub Safety Tips

Purchasing a spa is exciting for the whole family! Fantasy spas require minimal setup and maintenance, leaving more time for you to enjoy the befits of hot tubbing while keeping safety in mind. Whether you will be using your spa solo or with friends and family, there are some very important safety tips to follow. … Read More

Hot Tub Health Risks: Separating Fact from Fiction

Hot Tub Health Risks: Separating Fact from Fiction

People love hot tubs, in part, because of the amazing health and wellness benefits they provide. From soothing arthritis pain to relieving stress, hot tubs have improved the lives of millions of people around the world. But there are also a lot of misconceptions out there about hot tubs. Specifically, people worry about any potential … Read More

What is the Best Swim Spa for You?

What is the Best Swim Spa for You?

Endless Pools® customers share why they love their swim spas A quality swim spa can give you and your family convenient, on-demand access to active fun, hydromassage, low-impact workouts, and uninterrupted swimming. It’s a smart, engaging way to bring more togetherness and increased fitness to your loved ones. Endless Pools stands as a longtime industry leader. … Read More

Top 5 Reasons to Own a Spa

Top 5 Reasons to Own a Spa

Hot tubs are a symbol of luxury, something you find in a hotel, spa, or gym, and having one of your own comes with many lifestyle benefits like turning your backyard into a private oasis that you can enjoy whenever you want. Keep reading to discover our top 5 reasons why you need to own a spa. … Read More

Hot Tub Enclosures For All Seasons

Hot Tub Enclosures For All Seasons

Does the weather stop you from enjoying your home hot tub? Perhaps the snow or rain disrupt your plans to walk out into the yard and relax in the warm water. One of the greatest joys of owning a hot tub is warming up in the water throughout the winter months—when you can make it … Read More

What is the Ideal Hot Tub Temperature?

What is the Ideal Hot Tub Temperature?

When you choose a Hot Spring spa, you’re not just buying a hot tub, you’re making a long term investment in your health, vitality, and well being. Like any piece of fitness equipment, your hot tub will provide maximum benefit when you use it regularly. When it’s always ready and set to the perfect temperature, … Read More

The Difference Between 110v and 220/230v Hot Tubs

The Difference Between 110v and 220/230v Hot Tubs

Hot tubs come in many different shapes and sizes with endless accessories, features, and options. While waterfalls and underwater lighting are certainly fun, the most important difference to consider is the electrical configuration. When shopping around for a hot tub, you may notice models with different electrical configurations, 110V and 220/230V. 110v spas are typically … Read More

Hot Spring® Spas Earns Tradecertified™ Ranking

Hot Spring® Spas Earns Tradecertified™ Ranking

Did you know Hot Spring Spas earned a TradeCertified™ endorsement in 2021, just as they have every year since 2006? This designation means that Hot Spring Spas has been recognized as a spa manufacturer that consistently provides a superior dealer experience based on audited dealer satisfaction surveys. Purchasing a hot tub from a TradeCertified™ manufacturer … Read More

Aqua Cycling: The Aquatic Workout You Need to Try

Aqua Cycling: The Aquatic Workout You Need to Try

For a fresh, innovative workout, aqua cycling can take you to the next level. With basic exercise equipment, it’s possible to get a good workout at home. Lifting weights, treadmill running, and stationary cycling are all traditional options – but how long before they’re collecting dust in the corner? What if I told you by … Read More

How to plan a romantic Valentine’s Date: Hot Tub Style

How to plan a romantic Valentine’s Date: Hot Tub Style

Spending Valentine’s Day at home this year? Want to create a unique and special date night for your significant other? Look no further! A hot tub date night is the perfect romantic setting for you and your loved one on Valentine’s Day. It’s affordable. You already have the hot tub! It’s easy. All you need … Read More

Energy Efficiency Hacks!

Energy Efficiency Hacks!

For spa owners, the enjoyment of taking a relaxing, therapeutic soak is the goal. We’re pretty sure that a surge in your power bill is not anyone’s goal when it comes to hydrotherapy. To help you not freak out at bill-paying time — at least when it comes to power bill-paying time — we’ve got … Read More

Got FOGO?

Got FOGO?

It’s Friday night, and you’re supposed to meet friends at that new restaurant in town. But it’s half an hour away, you’ll probably have to parallel park, and Carol is bringing her weird friend again. The couch is calling your name and all your video streaming services are ready to be browsed. So, you decide … Read More

HOT TUB FEELING MORE LIKE A BUBBLE BATH?

HOT TUB FEELING MORE LIKE A BUBBLE BATH?

You lift up your cover and what do you see? Bubbles and not the good kind! You try to scoop out the bubbly foam out and yet, the bubbles just keep coming back. Leaving you questioning how did this happen? An onset of the suds are annoying and can come out of the blue. Yet, with … Read More

STRONG SPAS HOT TUBS GIVE YOU HEALTH AND WELLNESS BENEFITS

STRONG SPAS HOT TUBS GIVE YOU HEALTH AND WELLNESS BENEFITS

Hydrotherapy has been an essential element of health and wellness since at least the time of Hippocrates. The Greek father of medicine wrote extensively about hydrotherapy, which is essentially the use of water to relieve discomfort and promoting physical well-being. For Hippocrates, a good, warm bath “soothes the pain in the side, chest and back,” … Read More

THE BEST ECO-FRIENDLY HOT TUBS: CONSIDER A SALT WATER SYSTEM

THE BEST ECO-FRIENDLY HOT TUBS: CONSIDER A SALT WATER SYSTEM

A large, seven-seat hot tub holds around 450 gallons of water. That might seem like a lot of water, but when you consider the fact that an average person sends around 100 gallons per day down their drains as a result of household activities, it’s really not. A home hot tub holds about four days worth of water. However, … Read More

Arthritis Therapy Pools (and the People who Love Them)

Arthritis Therapy Pools (and the People who Love Them)

Why these customers choose water therapy for arthritis relief To alleviate the pain of arthritis, many people turn to aquatic exercise in home therapy pools. There’s a solid body of evidence demonstrating that aquatic therapy pools can offer symptom relief for arthritis sufferers. And Endless Pools customers have shown that an arthritis therapy pool can range … Read More

Why You Should Buy a Water Treadmill

Why You Should Buy a Water Treadmill

For low-impact cardio exercise, this could be just the thing! An ‘underwater treadmill’ sounds like something from the future, seemingly with about as much chance to be in every home as a robot housekeeper. Fortunately, water treadmills are real, and they’re even more beneficial to fitness than those on land! Endless Pools strives to have … Read More

Pool Water Testing Methods

Pool Water Testing Methods

Having your own pool is a dream come true, right? It’s great to enjoy the outdoors in the spring and summer months. It’s perfect for outdoor entertaining and hosting all of your neighbors. There is, however, some maintenance that needs to occur to keep the pool clean and clear. One part of pool maintenance is … Read More

Water Stress Relief

Water Stress Relief

Did you know that chronic stress can lead to death?  According to Mayo Clinic, chronic stress can lead to heart, digestive, and memory problems. Fatigue and sleeping problems are body indicators that you need to slow down and unwind from your daily stressors.  Believe it or not, taking a swim is a perfect stress reliever! … Read More

Is Soaking in a Hot Tub Before or After Exercise Good for Sore Muscles?

Is Soaking in a Hot Tub Before or After Exercise Good for Sore Muscles?

Like a soothing reset, your hot tub can help bring your body from stiff and overloaded to supple and rejuvenated. Heat therapy helps increase blood flow, stimulate healing, and relax muscles. In fact, you’ll benefit from soaking in the hot tub before and after exercise. Studies have shown that both heat and cold therapy can promote … Read More

Recycle Hot Tub Water

Recycle Hot Tub Water

There’s a great deal of attention on water conservation and smart water use, especially in areas of the country where rain or snowfall are below normal levels. Here are some tips to using your old spa water wisely. The water in your hot tub can be recycled for use around your home, decreasing the amount … Read More

The 10-Day Experiment. Are You In?

The 10-Day Experiment. Are You In?

We’re hot tubbers. We know that using a hot tub as part of a daily routine leads to positive results for the mind and body. We believe the best hot tub benefits come with frequent soaks and we want to “test the theory,” so to speak. So we’re looking for a few volunteers to join … Read More

Aquatic Fitness

Aquatic Fitness

Be sure to consult your doctor for any medical advice before beginning any new exercise programs.  You can achieve all your weight loss and fitness goals from the comfort of your backyard! Implementing your exercise routine underwater not only helps your joints and muscle pain go away it also helps build muscles.  Owning a swim … Read More

Above Ground Pool Inspiration

Above Ground Pool Inspiration

Enhance your backyard by purchasing an above-ground pool this Summer! At Emerald Springs Spas, we carry the most durable above-ground pools. Garden Leisure and Splash SuperPools above-ground pools each feature their unique styles. They are both built for long-lasting and safe swimming.  Why get an above-ground pool?  An above-ground pool is much more affordable than … Read More

Financial Benefits

Financial Benefits

Financial Benefits You can include in medical expenses amounts you pay for special equipment installed in a home, or for improvements, if their main purpose is medical care for you, your spouse, or your dependent. Capital Expenses You can include in medical expenses amounts you pay for special equipment installed in a home, or for … Read More

Are Hot Tubs a Good Investment?

Are Hot Tubs a Good Investment?

It’s always nice having some spare money–some you’ve either tucked away or came to you through a year-end bonus or tax-rebate–and now you’re looking for the best and most satisfying way to spend or invest it. Family holiday? A kitchen remodel perhaps? You can do any of those things… …Or you could buy a hot … Read More

Where To Buy Hot Tubs

Where To Buy Hot Tubs

Ever find yourself asking, where to buy hot tubs? As homeowners, we’ve all had that same exact thought, where you look out over your back patio and suddenly realize you need that hydro-massage hot tub you’ve always wanted but never really had the time, or confidence, to buy. It’s a race we’ve all ran; I … Read More

4 Hot Tub Benefits

4 Hot Tub Benefits

Looking For A Trusted Hot Tub Brand? Check Out Hot Springs Spas! When buying a hot tub spa, customers might feel overwhelmed with all the various brands and models available to them. How are you supposed to choose from all of these options? It’s simple; one brand stands out among the others. At Emerald Springs … Read More

Could Your Home Use a Backyard Upgrade?

Could Your Home Use a Backyard Upgrade?

Nearly 19 million American families have at their homes hot tubs, spas, or splash pools. OKC residents living without these are simply missing out on some of life’s most enjoyable amenities! Today’s household splash pools and spas are more advanced, more unique, and more affordable than ever before. And with Emerald Springs Spas, a leading … Read More

Increase Mobility

Increase Mobility

Arthritis Benefits If you are one of the 46 million Americans affected by arthritis, soaking in your Hot Spring spa can help ease your pain. Joint inflammation from arthritis causes swelling, pain and stiffness, often resulting in the loss of joint movement or function. Immersion in warm water produces hydrostatic pressure on the body that … Read More

A Better Night’s Sleep

A Better Night’s Sleep

According to the National Sleep Foundation, approximately 132 million Americans suffer from sleep disorders like insomnia more than one night a week. Find out how spending time in your spa before going to bed can lead to a deeper and more peaceful sleep.

Hydromassage Benefits

Hydromassage Benefits

There are three factors at work in a spa: heat, buoyancy and massage. Working together, they create a totally relaxing hydromassage experience. The heat in a hot tub raises your body temperature, increasing circulation. The buoyancy of the hot tub reduces your body weight by 90%*, relieving pressure on muscles and joints with a relaxing … Read More

When Should I Replace My Spa Cover?

When Should I Replace My Spa Cover?

Your spa cover is more than an attractive accessory. It also has the very important job of holding in heat when your spa is not in use, helping to reduce energy consumption and keep energy costs low. The cover also prevents excess evaporation, helping you conserve water, and it prevents debris and objects that could … Read More

Sleep Better

Sleep Better

Why do I sleep better after a soak in the hot tub? Many people struggle to wind down completely at the end of the day, in order to get a complete and restful night of sleep. In fact, in his groundbreaking book, Undoing Perpetual Stress, Dr. Richard O’Connor makes a solid case that the human … Read More

Tips for Your Next Hot Tub Date Night

Tips for Your Next Hot Tub Date Night

It’s Friday night. You promised that special someone a romantic date night but you’ve just sat in an hour of traffic and your back hurts. Getting gussied up to go out is the last thing you want to do. So skip the dinner and movie and head back to your Hot Spring hot tub for … Read More

The Art of Hot Tub Relaxation

The Art of Hot Tub Relaxation

Take Your Relaxation to a Whole New Level. Taking time to relax and destress is an important element of maintaining a balanced life. Being immersed in warm water has been proven to help you relax both physically and mentally, and even helps your body turn down the “fight or flight” response we have to stress. … Read More

Download Our Printable Spa Purchase Checklist

Download Our Printable Spa Purchase Checklist

A lot of consideration and planning can go into making a smart spa purchase. It’s good practice to have a detailed list of tasks to complete and questions to ask before making your purchase, but how do you know what to do or ask? We’ve put together a complete printable spa purchase checklist for you … Read More

Purchasing an Above-Ground Pool in Oklahoma

Purchasing an Above-Ground Pool in Oklahoma

Few things generate as much excitement for homeowners as the prospect of owning a pool. The idea of spending summers swimming, playing and staying out of the heat are often enough to begin the first forays into discussions about whether or not a swimming pool would be a wise purchase. Unfortunately, many homeowners often mistakenly … Read More

How to Make Your Spa More Energy Efficient

How to Make Your Spa More Energy Efficient

Hot Spring Spas’ supreme-quality building materials make them the most energy-efficient hot tubs on the market. We’re proud to carry this lineup of spas that use the best insulation, the quietest, most efficient pumps, and intelligent filtering systems. Investing in a Hot Spring Spa is the ultimate answer to energy efficiency, but no matter which … Read More

Control Your Spa from Anywhere with Hot Spring’s Connextion App

Control Your Spa from Anywhere with Hot Spring’s Connextion App

Hot Spring, the world’s leading hot tub brand, is once again setting a trend in the industry with its new Connextion mobile app for spa owners. Now, you can monitor and control your spa remotely from anywhere with a Wi-Fi connection. The Connextion app allows owners to not only communicate with their spa, but to … Read More

2016 OKC Home Show

2016 OKC Home Show

Are you looking for home and garden inspiration? We’re excited to be showing this weekend at the 2016 Oklahoma City Home & Garden Show at the State Fairgrounds. Last year, more than 30,000 people enjoyed the three-day show, visiting with vendors, seeing product demonstrations, and meeting the stars of popular home and garden television shows. … Read More

Hard water and your spa

Hard water and your spa

If you’ve read our primer on water chemistry, you know that the minerals in your spa’s water can impact the way you experience your tub. Hard water can leave your skin feeling itchy or dry when you exit the tub, and the various chemicals – in the forms of lotion, makeup, and other additives – … Read More

How to prepare for hot tub delivery

How to prepare for hot tub delivery

Welcome to the family of hot tub owners! Purchasing a tub is a big decision, and we’re glad you’ve joined us on the journey to relaxation. Now it’s time to get ready for your spa to arrive. It may be that you know exactly where the spa is going to go, and have everything lined … Read More

How to troubleshoot your spa pump

How to troubleshoot your spa pump

Having to have your spa repaired is never fun. You want to be using your spa, not having it worked on! The truth is, your spa has a number of working parts, and each one needs to be operating at its peak for you to have the best possible spa experience. Keeping that performance up … Read More

6 questions to ask before purchasing a spa

6 questions to ask before purchasing a spa

Investing in a top-quality spa is no easy task. With the variety of options on the market, it can be challenging to know what brand, model, and option package is right for you. To make it easier, we’ve formulated six questions that will help you identify exactly what your family needs for the best possible … Read More

Hydrotherapy for seniors

Hydrotherapy for seniors

For most senior citizens, a soak in a hot tub has the same benefits it does for the rest of us – relaxation, fun, socializing, and pain relief. In fact, many senior centers and senior living facilities have spas available for their members and residents. Arthritis sufferers, in particular, may find that their pain is … Read More

Hydrotherapy and back pain

Hydrotherapy and back pain

Back pain sufferers know that chronic pain can feel like a never-ending battle. Back pain ranges from dull aches to stabbing pains, and its causes are numerous. Typically associated with aging, back pain is a common “getting older” punchline. But its causes can also be serious injury, poor physical practices, poor health, and poor posture. … Read More

Techniques for relaxation

Techniques for relaxation

We all know a good soak in a spa is a great way to relax at the end of a long day. In a Hot Spring spa, this is especially true, because our configuration of massage jets are specifically designed to help relieve tension, and our mood-setting lighting options only enhance the effect. But there … Read More

How Much Does a Hot Tub Cost?

How Much Does a Hot Tub Cost?

When shopping for hot tubs, you will quickly find that there are several factors that can affect the final price of your dream spa.  And while we would love to provide you with some sort of online price calculator, the reality is that all pricing is set at the local market level.  Which means the … Read More

DIYer’s love this simple home improvement project!

DIYer’s love this simple home improvement project!

Spring has sprung and summer is right around the corner. This is the time where many folks start thinking about home improvements and makeovers.  We’ve compiled a few ideas that will enhance your backyard and possibly your quality of life too! Our favorite affordable home improvement is one that brings the entire family together for … Read More

How to Choose Your Hot Tub Foundation

How to Choose Your Hot Tub Foundation

Thinking about getting a hot tub, but not sure where to put it?  There are a few things you’ll want to keep in mind when choosing the perfect place for your hot tub that will enhance your enjoyment. If you live in an area that’s gets snow, or other bad weather, we highly suggest placing … Read More

7 Ways a Hot Tub is Better than a Couch

7 Ways a Hot Tub is Better than a Couch

Football season is upon us and our couches are anxiously awaiting our undivided attention as we gather round to cheer on our favorite team. This season, let’s do something different. Let’s throw caution to the wind and give our backsides a much needed change. Here are 7 ways a hot tub is better than a … Read More

To Stay Connected, Try Being Less “Connected”

To Stay Connected, Try Being Less “Connected”

When people talk about staying connected to one another these days, we tend to think first of social media. With Facebook and Twitter, we can stay connected all day, every day. In fact, you’ll learn what people are having for breakfast, where they’re “checking in” and see adorable photos of their pets drinking from the … Read More

Choosing between a hot tub and a pool

Choosing between a hot tub and a pool

It’s no surprise spas and pools go hand in hand. The refreshing coolness of a swimming pool is a great complement to the relaxing warm and massage of a hot tub, and people often install – and enjoy – them together in the same back yard. But many homeowners don’t have the space or the … Read More

Hydrotherapy and mental health

Hydrotherapy and mental health

If you’ve been following along in this series, you know that hydrotherapy – the act of heat and water pressure acting your muscles and joints – has a number of physical benefits for all walks of life. Did you know that your time in a spa can also reap mental rewards? Stress and your body … Read More

What you need to know about water chemistry

What you need to know about water chemistry

With two decades of experience under our belt, we’ve come to understand some things about the way the water in your hot tub behaves – how it works, how it makes you feel, how it feels on your skin, how to keep it clean, how to keep you from wasting your time and money on … Read More

Buying a saltwater hot tub

Buying a saltwater hot tub

There are, without question, distinct advantages to buying a saltwater hot tub. Salt water sanitizing systems are known for the luxurious feel of their water,  and the ease of ownership of a salt water tub is unparalleled. The best in class FreshWater Salt System for example, is found on Hot Spring Spas Luxury Spa Collections. … Read More

Hydrotherapy for athletes

Hydrotherapy for athletes

You know the feeling. You really pushed yourself yesterday in your workout, went for just one more rep, added just five more pounds, and you’re feeling it today. Maybe you ran just one more mile, or did just one more flight of stairs, and today, your legs are jelly. While some trainers put athletes in … Read More

The history of hot tubs

The history of hot tubs

The modern hot tub is a marvel – you can soak your cares away while listening to music through built-in speakers, control the temperature, jets, and lights in your tub with a remote control panel, and enjoy comfort and relaxation previous generations of spa owners could only dream about. Have you ever wondered how we … Read More

What’s In a Name? Why Your Spa Source Matters

What’s In a Name? Why Your Spa Source Matters

Every day, we see customers looking for their dream hot tub experience. Maybe you’re looking for the perfect way to wind down after a long day. Or, maybe you’re after a spa to share with friends on summer nights. Maybe you’re in need of the healing power of hydrotherapy. We’ve talked to customers who’ve found … Read More

Limelight Giveaway with Twin Peaks & WWLS The Sports Animal

Limelight Giveaway with Twin Peaks & WWLS The Sports Animal

  Are you feeling the luck of the Irish? Join our friends at WWLS, The Sports Animal, for a St. Patrick’s Day contest, the annual 68 Team Giveaway! Why should you be at Twin Peaks on March 17? Because this year’s grand prize is a brand new Hot Spring Limelight Glow spa. We’re proud of … Read More

Using Your Hot Tub All Winter Long

Using Your Hot Tub All Winter Long

It’s easy to envision using your hot tub on warm summer nights. During these winter months, though, a dip in a steaming tub can be a rewarding relaxation at the end of a long day. Closing your pool at the end of the summer season is a yearly ritual for most owners, but closing your … Read More