Pools – Inground vs. Above-Ground

By admin / July 20, 2017 / Pool Tips / No Comments

Life is full of important questions. Democrat or Republican? Ketchup or mustard? The Beatles or Elvis? None, however, are as important as the question we'll address here, today. Inground or above-ground? It seems like such a simple question, but there are many factors involved. Fortunately, your ...

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What is a Gunite Pool, and Why Should I Want One?

By admin / March 1, 2017 / Uncategorized / No Comments

Constructing a pool can seem like a daunting task, whether you’re building it in your backyard to enhance your property, or if the purpose of the pool will be commercial. However daunting, it’s also so exciting! You’ve probably already begun to imagine yourself sitting poolside this summer, sippi...

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Benefits of Having an In-Ground Custom Spa

By admin / January 1, 2017 / Hot Tub Tips / No Comments

If you’re familiar with us, then you probably know that we delight in offering Utah homeowners beautiful above-ground spas by Caldera. But what you might not know is that we also do custom in-ground spas to go along with residential pools. Are you considering having an in-ground custom spa design...

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Roman Baths and the Hot Tub Tradition

By admin / December 20, 2016 / Fun Facts, Hot Tub Tips / No Comments

The history of hot tub soaks goes back a long way, predating the historical record, even. Early man bathed in natural hot springs for cleanliness, healing, and even worship. However, the ancient Roman Empire took it to a whole new level.

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Can a Hot Tub Help Your Workout?

By admin / December 10, 2016 / Hot Tub Tips, Safety / No Comments

Workouts and hot tubs have long been paired together. After all, isn’t that half the reason that gyms and rec centers feature hot tubs? Well, it’s true that hot tubs can provide benefits to your workout, but timing is essential. Although you’re probably tempted to slip into the hot tub immediatel...

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Pool Safety During the Off Season

By admin / December 1, 2016 / Pool Planning, Pool Tips, Safety / No Comments

During your pool’s off-season, you’re probably not thinking about it much, and that’s the way it should be! However, if you’ve neglected to take certain safety measures over the winter, you could be risking damage and accident, even if no one is swimming in the pool.

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Japanese Onsens and the Hot Spring Tradition

By admin / November 20, 2016 / Fun Facts, Hot Tub Tips / No Comments

In a couple years, the Olympics will be held in Tokyo, Japan, which means millions of foreigners will get to experience the joy of the Japanese onsen, or public baths. A closer look into the Japanese onsen tradition will show us how hot tubs can connect to culture, community and health.

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Spa Party Tips

By admin / November 10, 2016 / Hot Tub Tips, Pool Party Planning / No Comments

One of the best things about a hot tub is using it for entertaining and hosting. If you’re ready for a special themed party around your hot tub, here are some ideas for an amazing girls’ spa night! Step 1: Set the Mood If you’re going for a relaxing spa environment, there are a few […]

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Prepping Your Home for a Hot Tub

By admin / November 1, 2016 / Hot Tub Tips / No Comments

Now that you’ve finally decided to spring for a hot tub, all of your family and friends are excited. After all, you’re not the only one who benefits! But, before you bust out the party favors and buy your new bikini, it’s time to take care of some practical details. Taking a few steps to […]

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Conversation Games for Hot Tubs (Part 2)

By admin / October 20, 2016 / Hot Tub Tips, Pool Party Planning / No Comments

Today we’re sharing some more tips for one of the best hot tub activities: conversation games. Conversation games require nothing but you and your friends. A fun atmosphere to chat and share is also a must, and the hot tub is the perfect place! Last time we talked about Truth or Dare, Dealbreaker...

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