Who is Watkins Wellness?

It all started in 1977 – Jeff and Jon Watkins built a HotSpring® Spa and quickly began to lead the industry in innovations: full insulation, underwater lighting, top loading filters, Moto-Massage® – the first moving jet. All while keeping design and beauty in mind. The look of a HotSpring Spa has changed a lot in 40 years, … Read More

Have you ever wondered how your HotSpring spa was made?

Have you ever wondered how your HotSpring spa was made?

Now you can find out! Take a few minutes to watch how a HotSpring spa is made, right on the factory floor. You will take a factory tour of the Vista, CA facility and you can see the people who put their hard work into each hot tub. Plumbing installed by hand, inspections at every … Read More

Do I need a cover lifter?

Do I need a cover lifter?

When making the investment of a new hot tub for your backyard, we suggest that you add a cover lifter to your purchase.   Often, first time buyers don’t realize how much better their hot tubbing experience will be, or they do not think they “need” one. We believe a quality cover lifter will make … Read More

What are Chloramines?

What are Chloramines?

Often, when someone thinks of a hot tub, they think of that strong chlorine smell & they think that the tub is clean because of that strong smell – well, it’s not. Most likely, that is not chlorine, it’s chloramines & they are not a good thing. You shouldn’t have red, irritated eyes around your … Read More

Should I keep my hot tub open year-round?

Should I keep my hot tub open year-round?

In our opinion YES!  Often, first time buyers ask us if they should close their hot tub in the winter – and we suggest that they keep it open and experience at least one snow storm with the benefit of a hot tub. Simply shovel a path to your tub & clean off the cover, … Read More

Hot Tub Watercare Doesn’t Have to be Scary

Hot Tub Watercare Doesn’t Have to be Scary

Don’t be afraid of hot tub watercare Many people are afraid of getting a hot tub because they think the watercare is a lot of work and you need a degree in chemistry to get it right. Well, we are here to tell you not to worry. You always have your owner’s manual to refer … Read More

Who do I call to get my hot tub repaired?

Who do I call to get my hot tub repaired?

A good hot tub should last you years and years. However, you do have to maintain it, just like you would a car. You can’t keep driving your car if you don’t put air in the tires or check the oil, right? Well, the same is true with your hot tub. There is some basic … Read More

Why should you buy a hot tub from a dealer?

Why should you buy a hot tub from a dealer?

Why should you buy from a dealer rather than off the internet, “road side” sale or big box store? You see a hot tub and it is really cheap and want to just jump on it. Be cautious! You are only getting a hot tub and a “cheap” one at that. When you buy from … Read More

How to keep saving money even AFTER you buy a hot tub

How to keep saving money even AFTER you buy a hot tub

Energy Efficiency in a Hot Tub There are a lot of factors that go into making an energy efficient hot tub, lucky for you, HotSpring hot tubs are all certified by the strict California Energy Commission (CEC) standards. Covers It is important to have the correct cover for your hot tub. It has to fit … Read More

Is it time to Trade-In the Old and Bring in the NEW?

Is it time to Trade-In the Old and Bring in the NEW?

You are a hot tubber and love your HotSpring hot tub, but your family has grown and you need a bigger tub, or the opposite – you’re an empty nester and want to scale down. Here at Hot Tubs by HotSping you can trade-in your old tub for NEW state of the art hot tub. … Read More

Why should you buy from a hot tub a dealer?

Why should you buy from a hot tub a dealer?

Why should you buy from a hot tub dealer rather than off the internet, “road side” sale or big box store? You see a hot tub and it is really cheap and want to just jump on it. Be cautious! You are only getting a hot tub and a “cheap” one at that. When you … Read More

Hot Tubs by HotSpring Loves Salt Water

Hot Tubs by HotSpring Loves Salt Water

Do you love the idea of a hot tub, but not sure if you want to worry about the constant maintenance or the chemical smell of chlorine? HotSpring hot tubs in the Highlife and Limelight series are able to run on beautiful, soft salt water with our exclusive ACE Salt Water Sanitizing System with Diamond … Read More

Increase Mobility

Increase Mobility

Arthritis Benefits If you are one of the 46 million Americans affected by arthritis, soaking in your Hot Spring spa can help ease your pain. Joint inflammation from arthritis causes swelling, pain and stiffness, often resulting in the loss of joint movement or function. Immersion in warm water produces hydrostatic pressure on the body that … Read More

A Better Night’s Sleep

A Better Night’s Sleep

According to the National Sleep Foundation, approximately 132 million Americans suffer from sleep disorders like insomnia more than one night a week. Find out how spending time in your spa before going to bed can lead to a deeper and more peaceful sleep.

Hydromassage Benefits

Hydromassage Benefits

There are three factors at work in a spa: heat, buoyancy and massage. Working together, they create a totally relaxing hydromassage experience. The heat in a hot tub raises your body temperature, increasing circulation. The buoyancy of the hot tub reduces your body weight by 90%*, relieving pressure on muscles and joints with a relaxing … Read More

How Much Does a Hot Tub Cost?

How Much Does a Hot Tub Cost?

When shopping for hot tubs, you will quickly find that there are several factors that can affect the final price of your dream spa.  And while we would love to provide you with some sort of online price calculator, the reality is that all pricing is set at the local market level.  Which means the … Read More

7 Ways a Hot Tub is Better than a Couch

Football season is upon us and our couches are anxiously awaiting our undivided attention as we gather round to cheer on our favorite team. This season, let’s do something different. Let’s throw caution to the wind and give our backsides a much needed change. Here are 7 ways a hot tub is better than a … Read More