What Is Total Alkalinity And How Does It Affect A Pool Or Spa

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Total Alkalinity is the measure of all of the alkaline substances that can be found in your pool or spa. Your main focus when dealing with Total Alkalinity is to measure your calcium carbonate, keeping your calcium carbonate in a safe range will help with the up keep of your pool and much more. Your […]

Spa Maintenance

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Spa maintenance is in most cases simple and straightforward. Keep the water balanced, sanitized, and filtered. In most spas it is also recommended to change the water every 4-6 months. Please remember that this article contains general information only and is not intended as a complete spa care guide. Be sure to follow the instructions […]

What To Look For In A Spa

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Now that you have made that decision to purchase a portable spa, how do you decide which one to purchase? That decision should be based on;1. How many people will use the spa at one time?2. Do you want a spa with just seats or add a lounger?3. Would you like one lounger or two […]

What Is A Portable Spa?

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What does the term Portable Spa mean? The Association of Pool and Spa Professionals (APSP) defines a portable (self contained) spa as “A factory-built spa in which all control, water heating and water circulation equipment is an integral part of the product” (from ANSI/APSP/ICC-6 2013 1.2.1).Ease of use, portability and hassle free installation are some […]