Vacation Rentals/Home Sharing: Regular Hot Tub Maintenance is Essential

acation Rentals/Home Sharing Amenities When homeowners purchase a rental property, or simply let out their main residence from time to time, they frequently want to advertise they have a hot tub. This is because a spa is a great marketing tool that increases the profit they can make.    But before [...]

Precautions to Take When Using Your Hot Tub in Winter

Last week our blog offered tips on how to move your hot tub closer to your home should you feel it’s too far away to enjoy during cold snaps. This week, we thought we’d focus on general precautions to take when hot tubbing in winter, regardless of where you’ve positioned your spa. Think Head, [...]

By |2019-01-31T14:57:38-05:00January 31st, 2019|Best Hot Tubs, Bullfrog Spas, Hot Tub Covers, Hot Tub Tips, Hot Tubs and Spas, Hot Tubs in Winter, Seasonal Use of Hot Tubs|Comments Off on Precautions to Take When Using Your Hot Tub in Winter

Want to Move Your Hot Tub Closer to the House?

One of the joys of having your own hot tub is you don’t have to travel to a winter resort to warm up in one. It’s right there in your backyard, even when you’re not skiing.   Garden Installed Hot Tub That said, when temperatures fall, and hot tubs have been [...]

By |2019-01-24T14:44:40-05:00January 24th, 2019|Best Hot Tubs, Bullfrog Spas, Bullfrog Spas JetPaks, Family Fun, Healthful Relaxation, Hot Tub Installations, Hot Tub Tips, Hot Tubs in Winter, hydrotherapy, Seasonal Use of Hot Tubs|Comments Off on Want to Move Your Hot Tub Closer to the House?

Impending Polar Vortex? Batten Down Your Spa Hatches

Weather Map/Polar Vortex 2014 Some weather experts are predicting the return of the infamous polar vortex, which has hammered us with sustained cold and snow-pounding blizzards in seasons past. The northeast, in particular, may be in for some extreme winter weather come end-December or early January.   ”Jigokudani hot spring in [...]

By |2018-12-20T14:48:29-05:00December 20th, 2018|Ask the Experts, Best Hot Tubs, Bullfrog Spas, Costs of Hot Tubs, Energy Efficient Spas, Hot Tub Covers, Hot Tub Maintenance, Hot Tub Tips, Hot Tubs and Spas, Hot Tubs in Winter, Seasonal Use of Hot Tubs|Comments Off on Impending Polar Vortex? Batten Down Your Spa Hatches

Buying Hot Tubs Online and from Big Box Stores

Purchasing Online The gift-giving season is upon us. Ideas are everywhere. On social media. In emails. On television. Not to mention promotions in stores. So how do we narrow down a proper list?  Well if a hot tub is on your gift or wish list, you may be considering purchasing a spa [...]

By |2018-12-06T13:52:03-05:00December 6th, 2018|Best Hot Tubs, Bullfrog Spas, Bullfrog Spas "X" Series, Bullfrog Spas A-8 Model, Energy Efficient Spas, Hot Tub Maintenance, Hot Tub Pricing, Hot Tub Tips|Comments Off on Buying Hot Tubs Online and from Big Box Stores

9 Tips for Throwing the Best Holiday Party on the Block

Diwali: Hindu Festival of Lights The holiday season is revving up, and we’re getting in the party mood. Just yesterday, Hindus celebrated Diwali, or the Festival of Lights. Just two weeks away is Thanksgiving. Hanukkah follows 10 days later. Not too long after there’s Christmas, Kwanzaa and New Year’s Eve. Just the [...]

By |2018-11-08T15:33:18-05:00November 8th, 2018|Hot Tub Parties, Hot Tub Tips, Hot Tubs and Spas, Hot Tubs in Winter, Outdoor Entertaining, Seasonal Use of Hot Tubs|Comments Off on 9 Tips for Throwing the Best Holiday Party on the Block

Will I Entertain More If I Get a Spa?

In recent weeks, our blog has been focusing on the advantages of looking up from our smart phones and socializing more in-person.  To complete the series, we checked in with Timothy Sullivan, and his partner Brian, who live in South Baldwin, NY, and see if, for example, their Bullfrog [...]

Tips for Hot Tub Halloween Party: Eat, Drink, and Be Scary

It can be easier than you think to host a hair-raising Halloween hot tub party. Today we’ve curated some fun online ideas — and included some of our own, Munster-friendly, not too complicated ideas. Overall Basics: You’ll want very clean water. Have a simple theme — creepy or sophisticated. You can go small (one [...]

By |2018-10-11T15:11:49-05:00October 11th, 2018|Bullfrog Spas, Family Fun, Hot Tub Maintenance, Hot Tub Parties, Hot Tub Tips, Outdoor Entertaining, Seasonal Use of Hot Tubs, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Tips for Hot Tub Halloween Party: Eat, Drink, and Be Scary

Best Hot Tubs: A Great Cover Story

Since we opened our first showroom in Farmingdale, Best Hot Tubs has included a hot tub cover with all our spa packages. We do this because a quality hot tub cover will not only keep unwanted things out and reduce the amount of chemicals needed to keep clean water, but a cover also keeps [...]

By |2018-08-30T13:14:11-05:00August 30th, 2018|Best Hot Tubs, Energy Efficient Spas, Hot Tub Covers, Hot Tub Maintenance, Hot Tub Repairs, Hot Tub Tips, Hot Tubs in Winter|Comments Off on Best Hot Tubs: A Great Cover Story

When It Comes to Vacation Rentals — Hot Tubs Are Popular

It’s usually not hard to get bookings in popular vacation spots during the height of travel season. But as Christine Karpinski, author of “How to Rent Vacation Properties by Owner” says, adding a hot tub ensures “gravy income,” even during the off season. One great example of this is an extraordinary treehouse vacation rental [...]

By |2018-08-23T13:53:08-05:00August 23rd, 2018|Best Hot Tubs, Family Fun, Hot Tub Maintenance, Hot Tub Tips, Hot Tubs and Spas, Hot Tubs in Winter, Outdoor Escapes, Vacation Rentals|Comments Off on When It Comes to Vacation Rentals — Hot Tubs Are Popular