History of the Sauna

Are saunas just another health fad that will come and go like Wii Fitness or pilates? Absolutely not! Saunas have stood the test of time, as they were first invented as long ago as 2,000 BC! Since then, they’ve proved time and time again to be highly beneficial in a variety of health and wellness … Read More

Hot Spring Spas Logo Light Guide

In 2018, the Highlife, Highlife NXT, and Limelight Collections of hot tubs got new logo lights! These lights look just like branding on the tub, but they actually are super helpful tools and can indicate a lot about the status of your spa. This blog post is a quick and easy guide to understanding what … Read More

Tips for a Better Night’s Sleep

According to a Consumer Reports survey, 27% of US adults say they have trouble falling asleep or staying asleep most nights. Scientists believe this is both due to Americans working longer hours and spending more time on electronic devices. Whatever the reason, there are steps you can take to get a better, more satisfying night of … Read More

5 Fun Game Room Decor Ideas

After you purchase a gorgeous new pool table, shuffleboard, bubble hockey or air hockey table, ping pong table, or dart board, what comes next? Your game room has its main element, but it needs more. Have no fear! Your friends at HotSpring Spas & Pool Tables 2 are here to help. We’ve compiled a list … Read More

All About the HotSpring Hot Tub Wireless Remote

The HotSpring wireless remote control panel is a new form of technology bringing a whole new meaning to hot tubbing. The wireless remote control panel features a LCD touchscreen with colorful features used to operate all of your hot tubs functions. It works with wireless communication to your control system, and has wireless charging. The … Read More

Hot Tub Electrical Setup 101

You have already made the best decision toward Every Day Made Better by incorporating a hot tub into your lifestyle. Before it’s delivered you really only have to do 2 simple steps: 1.) Provide an area to place the hot tub 2.) Make sure the electrical is hook up. The electrical setup needs to be … Read More

Sand vs Glass Pool Filters

Sand: Filter sand has always been the go to filter for quite some time. It gets the job done when it comes to filtering your pool. The most common type of sand is 20-grade silica sand, meaning this type of sand can filter particles as small as 20 microns. Sand has jagged edges that are … Read More

How to Treat Mustard Algae

Since you are here reading about how to treat mustard algae, you have probably experienced a chlorine demand due to the existing mustard algae in your pool. That being said, it is important to maintain a strong and for that matter, higher than normal chlorine level. Filling your skimmer basket or floater with your maintenance … Read More

Hard Side vs Soft Side Pools

On a beating hot summer day, nothing sounds as delightful as a refreshing splash in a pool. In our experience at HotSpring Spas and Pool Tables 2, the popularity of above ground pools (soft-sided and hard-sided) has grown tremendously due to the affordability and the perceived ease of set-up. To help you decide which kind … Read More

8 Common Salt Water Hot Tub Questions Answered

1. Will the water smell like the ocean? The ocean smells like salt, fish, and seashells and contains much more salt than our hot tubs. For every 1,000,000 molecules of water in the ocean, there are 35,000 molecules of salt, which means there’s 35,000ppm (parts per million). At HotSprings, our saltwater hot tubs use efficient … Read More