Lighting Backyard Escapes: Nothing Enhances Like a Hot Tub

Bullfrog Spas from Best Hot Tubs Just as interior lighting enhances the mood of an interior room — changing its tones, and altering how objects look within it — lighting has the same effect outdoors. However, the good news is you won’t require a lighting designer to set the mood. If you are [...]

Outdoor Fire Pits and Fireplaces: Cool Ways to Keep Warm

We are fortunate that today there are lots of ways to light a backyard fire. There’s the popular fire pit, outdoor fireplaces, as well as warm, glowing campfires for roasting hot dogs or marshmallows. Plus modern technology offers something our ancestors never dreamed of — natural gas. With a wide range of choices in natural [...]

By | 2017-03-07T13:24:10+00:00 November 11th, 2016|Backyard Retreats, Best Hot Tubs, Bullfrog Spas, Outdoor Entertaining, Outdoor Fire Designs, Seasonal Use of Hot Tubs|Comments Off on Outdoor Fire Pits and Fireplaces: Cool Ways to Keep Warm

Memorial Weekend: Best Hot Tubs’ Main Street Grand Opening (Windham, NY)

Enjoy Memorial Weekend discounts at our new new Windham location — #5354 Main St. State (Route 23)   Great news for Windham, NY, residents! This Memorial weekend, Best Hot Tubs (formerly Long Island Hot Tub) will relocate to its new prime location on Windham’s Main Street — just in time to kick off summer with great [...]

By | 2017-03-07T13:24:15+00:00 May 26th, 2016|Best Hot Tubs, Bullfrog Spas, Bullfrog Spas JetPaks, Bullfrog Spas STIL model, Hot Tubs and Spas, Outdoor Fire Designs, Outdoor Great Room|Comments Off on Memorial Weekend: Best Hot Tubs’ Main Street Grand Opening (Windham, NY)

Personalizing Your Hot Tub: Spa Accessories (Part II)

  “The only thing that separates us from the animals is our ability to accessorize.” —-  Clairee Belcher, Steel Magnolias In part two of our blog on spa accessories, we’re moving from the basic add-ons to the sexier amenities. We’re talking about such neat items as waterproof audio systems, exterior and interior spa lighting, and especially [...]

By | 2017-03-07T13:24:30+00:00 April 2nd, 2015|Backyard Retreats, Budget Outdoor Escapes, Bullfrog Spas, Family Fun, Health Benefits, Hot Tubs and Spas, Outdoor Fire Designs|Comments Off on Personalizing Your Hot Tub: Spa Accessories (Part II)

Spring Forward! Daylight Savings Time Brings Out Budding Hot-Tubbers

  They had lost an hour sleep last Saturday night. Yet here they were on Sunday, lining up at Long Island Hot Tub’s showroom to purchase a new hot tub. It seems that as Spring approaches, when we are most ready to tackle home projects, eagerness for ways to spend time outdoors springs forward with [...]

By | 2017-03-07T13:24:31+00:00 March 13th, 2015|Backyard Retreats, Budget Outdoor Escapes, Bullfrog Spas, Destination Pool and Spa, Hot Tubs and Spas, In-ground Spas, Outdoor Fire Designs|Comments Off on Spring Forward! Daylight Savings Time Brings Out Budding Hot-Tubbers

Whether They’re Pre-manufactured or Custom, Outdoor Fireplaces Rock

Note: Long Island Hot Tub is now known as Best Hot Tubs   When the temperature slips, outdoor fireplaces become more than just attractive focal points: they extend our outdoor living season — and by several months with a little luck. Options for outdoor fireplaces vary, including natural stone and pre-manufactured kits. The choices of burning [...]

By | 2017-03-07T13:24:35+00:00 October 30th, 2014|Budget Outdoor Escapes, Bullfrog Spas, Family Fun, Hot Tubs and Spas, Outdoor Fire Designs|Comments Off on Whether They’re Pre-manufactured or Custom, Outdoor Fireplaces Rock

What’s Hot in Fire Pits

Note: Long Island Hot Tub is now known as Best Hot Tubs   There are a wide variety of fire pits available, so today we’re focusing mainly on what’s hot in natural gas fire pit accessories and style. And one design, in particular, is getting a lot of buzz: the “rectangular” fire pit. To get an [...]

By | 2017-03-07T13:24:35+00:00 October 24th, 2014|Budget Outdoor Escapes, Family Fun, Outdoor Entertaining, Outdoor Escapes, Outdoor Fire Designs, Uncategorized|Comments Off on What’s Hot in Fire Pits

Outdoor Fire Designs: We’ve Come a Long Way Baby — or Maybe Not!

Note: Long Island Hot Tub is now known as Best Hot Tubs   There’s something primeval about gathering around a fire. Our early ancestors relied on a group fire for warmth, cooking, security in numbers, and a deterrent to predatory animals. Perhaps that’s why, as we gather around a fire with family and friends, we feel [...]

By | 2017-03-07T13:24:35+00:00 October 2nd, 2014|Budget Outdoor Escapes, Family Fun, Outdoor Fire Designs|Comments Off on Outdoor Fire Designs: We’ve Come a Long Way Baby — or Maybe Not!