Portable Hot Tub, Hot Tub
You don’t need a complicated
inflatable hot tub buyers’ guide to be able to choose the kind that suits your
purpose. However, naturally, you’d like to know a couple of things before
settling for your portable hot tub.
Size is a factor you should
consider before buying your inflatable hot tub. What size you should settle for
would be determined by how many persons you intend for your hot tub to
accommodate at a time.
The more people you intend
for your inflatable hot tub to hold, the larger the size you should go for, and
the more money you should be prepared to shell out.
Inflatable hot tubs have the
incredible advantages of being easily carried around and being used outdoors as
well as indoors. However, your portable hot tub would require more space once
it’s inflated for use.
Even some of the smallest
hot tubs, when inflated, are not less than 180 cm in width. If all you have is space
enough for something that wide, then you’re good to go for any of the smaller
It goes without saying that
the bigger inflatable hot tubs will require more space than that.
Your inflatable hot tub, as
you very likely already know, would require a power source. So where you plan
on placing it should have a plug socket. For folks who might want to use their
inflatable hot tubs outdoors, the tub should be strategically positioned to
make electrification possible, easy and safe.
Extension leads aren’t
recommended. Therefore, the hot tub should be placed close to a door or window
through which it can be connected to a power source.
Some people may wish to take
their portable hot tubs with them for camping and other outdoor activities far
from home. The kind of inflatable hot tub that’s best suited for such
activities is one with a water heater coil combo.
Inflatable hot tubs are made
of very tough materials. However, there are tougher materials out there that
can pierce them. So do your due diligence in making sure to get rid of hard,
sharp objects around your hot tub.
Furthermore, in choosing an
inflatable hot tub, look out for the ones that come with repair kits that will
come in handy in the unlikely event of a puncture.
Your inflatable hot tub will
require occasional maintenance. Every hot tub has its own documented guide on
maintenance, which you’ll get on purchase. Hot tubs have water filters that need
They also use chemicals that
disinfect the water. These chemicals get used up and need to be replaced with
the progress of time. How often you need to change the filters and shop for the
chemicals will depend on how often the Inflatable hot tub is used.
No single inflatable hot tub
buyers’ guide can possibly answer all your questions, but here are a few more
things you need to know about your inflatable hot tub before you buy:
All modern inflatable hot
tubs come with a provision for you to regulate the temperature of the water.
Most of them can get as hot as 40 degrees.
Long It Takes
How long does it take to
fill the hot tub with water and heat it? The answer to that depends on a number
of factors. The size of your hot tub determines the required volume of water,
and the volume of water determines how long it would take to achieve any
The smaller the body of
water, the quicker the heating process. Some other factors would be the
pressure of your water source and the temperature of the environment, which
would influence how quickly or slowly the inflatable hot tub is filled and
It Serve During Winter?
Your inflatable hot tub can
be used during winter. But you must take certain precautions to keep it durable.
For instance, exposing it to temperatures below 4 degrees would freeze the
water and ruin the pump. Besides, using it during winter would also require
doing so indoors.
However, before you use it
indoors, you should make sure there’s no possibility of water from the hot tub ruining
Is It Stored?
Storing it is the easy part.
All you need to do is let the water drain out, deflate it, pack it carefully
and properly and put it away in a dry place until you need it again.