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How Long Should You Stay in a Sauna?

Woman relaxing in a sauna.

There are many different types of saunas to use. There are infrared saunas, wet or dry saunas, and wood-burning saunas. Whichever type of sauna you have, it’s a great way to relax. Many people enjoy saunas for their ability to soothe aches and pains, however, others use saunas for their health. While research has shown sitting in saunas is effective at aiding health, many people don’t know how long is too long. In this article, we’re going to take a closer look at just how long you should be relaxing inside a sauna for in order to maximize the health benefits received.

What Foundation is Best for My Hot Tub?

Outdoor hot tub at night.

You’ve taken the plunge and purchased the perfect hot tub for your home. It’s not quite time to kick back in your new spa yet, however. Before you can start enjoying relaxing soaks complete with jet massage, you must ensure your hot tub is installed properly. A stable installation begins with a solid foundation. And that means avoiding grass or dirt as your base. An added foundational layer is needed for a good hot tub installation.

In this article, we will explore the best foundation options for your spa.

How Can a Hot Tub Help with Back Pain?

Woman sitting on the edge of her bed holding her back from pain.

If you’re tired of living with back pain, hot tub hydrotherapy could be just what the doctor ordered. Hydrotherapy, an ancient practice that uses water immersion for healing, is a good way to deal with pain naturally. In fact, it’s one of the best ways to treat musculoskeletal conditions such as low back pain, according to the Arthritis Foundation.

The Importance of Professional Hot Tub and Swim Spa Service

The Importance of Professional Hot Tub and Swim Spa Service

Buying a hot tub or swim spa is a great way to invest in your health, not to mention, the value of your home. If you want to keep your hot tub or spa in good working order, proper service is essential. Read on to learn about the benefits of regular hot tub and spa maintenance.

Living a Healthier Lifestyle with an Outdoor Hot Tub

Fruit-infused waters on a tray with a hot tub in the background.

It seems more often these days, many people are starting to rediscover new ways to improve and enhance their health. Hot tubs and spas are easily finding a welcomed place in many households, due to the many health benefits that they can help users achieve. The modern lifestyle can be considered quite stressful and there are many who find that coming home to a relaxing spa all of their own is one of the more rewarding parts of their day.

The Benefits of Installing Your Swim Spa Outside

Outdoor swim spa installation at dusk.

Thinking about getting a swim spa? If you are, you may be considering renovating an unused screened-in porch or even remodeling your home to create the perfect swim spa area. However, there are a few reasons why installing your swim spa outdoors is the right move. Outdoor swim spas can be more beneficial than those inside, even if they’re in a space with a lot of windows and natural light. Here are some of the benefits to having your swim spa outside.

How Saunas Can Help You Live a Healthier Lifestyle

Outdoor sauna installation.

If you’re looking to live a healthier lifestyle, you may want to consider installing a sauna in your home. Saunas have a number of different health benefits, and while you can always visit a sauna, it’s much more convenient to have one in your home. If you’re unsure if a sauna is worth the expense, take a look at the different benefits they provide. You may be surprised at just how much a sauna can do for you.

The Budget-Friendly Approach to Buying a Swim Spa

Outdoor swim spa.

Having a nice and warm swim spa in your backyard that you can dip in after a long day is a luxury that always brings joy. It gives the benefits of a swimming pool and a spa at the same time, without taking much space in your backyard or home. It is not only a great way to relax and get in a quick workout, but also have plenty of amazing health benefits, including soothing chronic pains, reducing stress, and detoxifying and cleansing your body. 

In this article, we speak about how you can find a high-quality swim spa while still adhering to your budget, rather than directing you to buy a low-priced and substandard swim spa that could cause trouble and stress, instead of relieving it.

How to Take Care of Your Hot Tub

Outdoor hot tub in the winter time.

Congratulations! Purchasing a hot tub is your first step towards a lifetime of relaxation. In fact, hydrotherapy is a great way to de-stress, heal and even restore mental and physical health. Hot tubs and spas have proven to be a worthy investment for your body and mind. So, it would only make sense that you maintain and take care of your hot tub and hot tub accessories. Creating a regular schedule can help to keep your spa in excellent condition, at minimal cost. Hardware replacement can get expensive, so regular upkeep is definitely a must! In this article, we take a closer look at a few ways you can save on hot tub maintenance.

Creating a Budget for Your Hot Tub Installation

Backyard hot tub and gazebo installation.

Are you thinking about buying a hot tub?

If so, we can’t say that we blame you! Soaking in a hot tub on a regular basis can result in many health benefits. Not to mention that the right installation can make a wonderful asset to your backyard, improving not only the aesthetic and functionality, but the value too! Before we get too ahead of ourselves, every larger home project requires a budget. In this article, we’re going to walk you through the different areas that should be budgeted for and help you create one.

5 Swim Spa Exercises You Need to Know

Backyard swim spa installation.

Swim spas are becoming immensely popular due to the extensive benefits they offer. More and more homeowners are now opting for a swim spa in their homes. Having a swim spa in your home can make you feel relaxed and well rested when you use it on a regular basis. Not only that, but a swim spa can also provide the opportunity for regular exercise. If you’re looking to strengthen your muscles, tone your body, or simply live a healthier lifestyle, take a look at some of the water-friendly exercises below.

The Remarkable Health Benefits of Swim Spas

Outdoor swim spa backyard installation.

Swim spas have become extremely popular in the fitness community. If you’re interested in the recreational possibilities of a swimming pool, but simply don’t have the space, or maybe a pool is a little out of your budget, a swim spa might just be the perfect solution for you. They offer a great way to keep your body in shape, while at the same time offering you the relaxation that a hot tub would.

Following are some of the remarkable health benefits you can get if you have a swim spa in your home.

8 Incredible Health Benefits of Using a Sauna

Towels and bucket inside a sauna

If you’re looking for a way to get rid of stress, ease your muscles, and spend some time to yourself relaxing, then there can be no better option than to use a sauna. There are numerous health benefits associated with saunas. This is why they have become quite popular with people who seek to give their body the much-needed rest and break from the routine hectic life. In this article, we have narrowed the list of benefits down to the top eight. Read on to learn how you can improve your quality of life by investing in a sauna.

What is the Difference Between a Hot Tub and Swim Spa?

Hot tub in backyard.

We know what you’re up to! You’re looking for ways to revamp your backyard and turn it into a magical paradise. And you know what else? We don’t blame you! Your backyard is the perfect spot to add accessories, complete some renovations, and do whatever it takes to create a personal getaway, right from the comfort of your own home. Chances are, it has crossed your mind to add luxurious additions such as a hot tub or swim spa. Before you make the final decision on what to include in your new and improved backyard, it might be a good idea to take a closer look at the differences between hot tubs and swim spas. Let’s dive in and find out for ourselves!

Incredible Benefits of Using a Hot Tub in the Winter

Hot Tub Installation

During the winter, we seldom have time off that we can dedicate to our family, and especially ourselves. Every second matters, but sometimes, there are not enough hours in the day! Spending some time in a hot tub could bridge the gaps between taking some time out to relax, while spending additional time with your loved ones, and so much more. In this article, we will take a closer look at the many important benefits of using a hot tub in the wintertime.

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