Maintenance

Buying a hot tub is one thing. But, maintaining it is another thing. There goes a lot into maintaining your hot tub. You have to check the water chemistry which is very confusing. You have to clean the hot tub, and that can be hard. But don’t worry. Using our guides you will be able to maintain and enjoy your hot tub. Check out our sub-categories:  Cleaning, Water Chemistry

How To Raise Alkalinity in a Hot Tub?

How To Raise Alkalinity in a Hot Tub?

Do you have low levels of alkalinity? If yes, then here's how to raise alkalinity in a hot tub with 5 easy steps. The only thing you need...

Can You Use Pool Chemicals in a Hot Tub?

Can You Use Pool Chemicals in a Hot Tub?

Can you use pool chemicals in a hot tub? Yes, and no. You can use bromine tablets in a hot tub and pool. But, you can't use chlorine...

How to Raise Chlorine Levels in a Hot Tub?

How to Raise Chlorine Levels in a Hot Tub?

If your chlorine levels are low, and you want to learn how to raise chlorine levels in a hot tub then check our 6 step guide.

How to Keep Hot Tub Water Crystal Clear

How to Keep Hot Tub Water Crystal Clear

If you want to learn how to keep hot tub water crystal clear then check our 6 methods. We have presented each of the methods with an image.

Can You Use a Shop Vac To Clean Your Hot Tub?

Can You Use a Shop Vac To Clean Your Hot Tub?

You can use a lot of things to clean a hot tub, but can you use a shop vac? Yes, you can but only if you use a dry/wet shop vac and...

Can You Clean Hot Tub Filters in a Dishwasher?

Can You Clean Hot Tub Filters in a Dishwasher?

You can use a lot of things to clean your hot tub filters. But can you clean hot tub filters in a dishwasher? We explained the pros and cons.

Why Does My Hot Tub Smell Like Chlorine? 

Why Does My Hot Tub Smell Like Chlorine? 

If your hot tub is smelling like chlorine, don't worry. Here are 5 steps on how to get rid of chlorine smell in your hot tub.

Can You Use a Hot Tub if the Alkalinity Is Low or High?

Can You Use a Hot Tub if the Alkalinity Is Low or High?

If you have a low or high level of alkalinity you shouldn't use the hot tub. Your alkalinity levels should be between 80-120 ppm. If not...

How to Raise or Lower Water Hardness in a Hot Tub?

How to Raise or Lower Water Hardness in a Hot Tub?

Eventually, you will need to learn how to raise or lower water hardness in a hot tub. Having too much calcium hardness isn't good...

8 Common Salt Water Hot Tub Questions Answered

8 Common Salt Water Hot Tub Questions Answered

Interested in salt water hot tubs, but don't know what they are? Here are 8 most common asked questions about salt water hot tubs.

Can You Use a Hot Tub With High Chlorine or Bromine?

Can You Use a Hot Tub With High Chlorine or Bromine?

Can you use a hot tub with high chlorine or bromine? No, you shouldn't use it. Having high chlorine or bromine can cause...

Can You Mix Different Brands of Hot Tub Chemicals?

Can You Mix Different Brands of Hot Tub Chemicals?

There are different brands of hot tub chemicals. So, can you mix them? No, you shouldn't mix them. However, you can do this instead...

Can You Run a Hot Tub Without Chemicals?

Can You Run a Hot Tub Without Chemicals?

Can you run a hot tub without chemicals? Yes, you can. But, only temporary. Using a hot tub without chemicals for too long isn't recommended.

Should I Shock My Hot Tub After Refilling?

Should I Shock My Hot Tub After Refilling?

You should shock your hot tub very often. But, should you shock your hot tub after refilling it? You shouldn't. But, there's more to this.

6 Things That Could Be Affecting Your pH in a Hot Tub

6 Things That Could Be Affecting Your pH in a Hot Tub

Here are the 6 things that can affect your hot tub pH levels. The list includes chlorine, bromine, baking soda, vinegar, and much more.