12 Steps to a Clean Hot Tub: Spring Is on the March!

'Spring Ahead' this weekend As the clock springs ahead an hour this weekend, it’s heartening that in most of our Best Hot Tubs’ showroom environs the temperature on Sunday will reach “spring” levels. But 50 degrees or not, spring is undeniably on the march (pun intended) — suggesting this is the time [...]

By |2019-03-07T13:42:39-05:00March 7th, 2019|Best Hot Tubs, Bullfrog Spas, Bullfrog Spas JetPaks, Hot Tub Covers, Hot Tub Maintenance, Hot Tub Tips, Hot Tubs in Winter, Seasonal Use of Hot Tubs|Comments Off on 12 Steps to a Clean Hot Tub: Spring Is on the March!

Shark Tank’s Barbara Corcoran Loves Her Best Hot Tubs’ Bullfrog Spa

With Punxsutawney Phils predicting an early spring, and Long Island’s recent seasonally warm weather, the timing is perfect to plan how you’ll spend your 2019 outdoor living season.  If you’d like a bona fide expert’s advice on that, an internationally-recognized authority on products useful and enjoyable, we think a key panel member of ABC’s [...]

By |2019-02-07T15:31:21-05:00February 7th, 2019|Backyard Retreats, Bullfrog Spas, Bullfrog Spas "X" Series, Hot Tub Decks, Hot Tub Installations, hydrotherapy, Outdoor Entertaining, Seasonal Use of Hot Tubs|Comments Off on Shark Tank’s Barbara Corcoran Loves Her Best Hot Tubs’ Bullfrog Spa

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

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

Hot Tubs: A Cure For End-of-Summer-Blues

The days are getting a bit shorter. Kids are back at school. And if you’ve got a pool, you’re planning on closing it soon.  For some, this time of year can bring on end-of-summer-blues. But can a hot tub really help? In our experience, yes it can. For one thing, when you own a [...]

Best Hot Tubs: Lordy! There’s a Shark in Our Spa!

Barbara Corcoran of ABC's Shark Tank You might think having a shark in a hot tub is a bad idea. But, that’s not necessarily so. At least not when the shark is an internationally recognized celebrity. The shark in question is Barbara Corcoran — real estate mogul, business expert, author, speaker, and [...]