November 10, 2014

How Clean is your Hot Tub?

Using Chlorine or Bromine as Primary Sanitizer? Many hot tub owners rely on chlorine or bromine as the primary sanitizer for their hot tub. Unfortunately only […]
March 28, 2012

Go Green With Your Hot Tub

What is Ozone? Ozone, or O3, is active oxygen. It is an oxidant that works thousands of times faster than chlorine. The biggest disadvantage of ozone […]
March 27, 2012

Hot Tubs and Lake Living

Being a hot tub owner since 1998 I have a lot of experience with the effects of hot tub water contamination. We live on an inland […]
December 19, 2011

Maintaining Hot Tubs

Typical outdoor hot tubs are the heated and circulated water filled tanks that are often used as a source of relaxation and as a form of […]
February 27, 2011

How to Get Started on Maintaining Hot Tub Water

When you become an owner of a hot tub, you inherit the responsibility of maintaining the water in the tub.  This is a critical responsibility because […]
February 25, 2011

Cryptosporidium & Hot Tubs

In the early 1990’s, hundreds of thousands of residents on the south side of Milwaukee experienced a massive outbreak of cryptosporidiosis, the intestinal disease caused by […]
December 13, 2010

Spa Chemicals: Chlorine & Bromine

Spa Chemicals: Chlorine & Bromine Bromine and chlorine are the most common chemicals used in spa maintenance. These elements are both halogens, a family of elements […]