Hot Tub Maintenance

Hot tub maintenance can be made simple by cutting it down to a 3-step system:

  • Balancing
  • Sanitizing
  • Shocking

Balancing spa water means that the water is neither too alkaline (high pH) which causes destructive scale buildup on equipment, nor too acidic (low pH) which may erode plumbing and cause costly damage to spa pumps, seals and heaters. Balanced water has a more pleasant feel to the skin, and allows your sanitizer to work more effectively. Spa water can be tested by using test strips to check alkalinity on a weekly, or bi-weekly basis. Santa Barbara 22

Water sanitation is arguably the most important out of the 3-step system. Preventing additive chemicals can be made easy by implementing an ozone or salt water system to your hot tub. Not only will a sanitation system ensure that your spa water is always ready to be enjoyed, but it can also reduce the amount of chemicals used to balance or shock spa water. If you do not have a sanitation system, it’s not too late!

Contact your local certified Cal Spas service dealer.

The most important thing to do in preparation for shocking the spa water is to first test the spa, and adjust the pH to the range of 7.2-7.6. Oxidizers work best in a low pH environment, and the efficacy of your spa shock is twice as great at a pH of 7.6, than it is at a pH of 8.0. When shocking the spa, be cautious when using spa shock, oxidizers can be dangerous when misused or mishandled. Different oxidizers have varying strengths – be careful not to overdose your spa shock treatment. High winds can blow spa shock right in your face. Gently pour it over the surface, and clean up any spills right away.

Another way to effectively maintain your hot tub clear of the elements is by implementing a diligent and form fitting spa cover. Find the perfect fitting spa cover for any hot tub brand at www.QuickSpaParts.com and limit the amount of hot tub maintenance you need to perform on your hot tub.calspasblogwinterbanner.jpg

Introducing the New Patio Series Spas

Introducing the latest addition to the popular Patio™ Spa Series by Cal Spas.Z735B_Tropical_EnvironThe all new Z735L and Z735B spas provide users a higher performing spa and a more invigorating hydro therapeutic experience while remaining within a competitive price point. The new Patio™ Spas were specifically engineered by Cal Spas® professional product development team to provide consumer the best quality product at the best price. The new spas have a 2 pump system which promote better filtration and guarantee a better massage, while providing its users an overall better hot tubbing experience. Z735B-Top-View-TempThe 7-foot Patio™ 753 Spas are the best choice for style, comfort and overall relaxation. The spas are available in a lounge and bench configuration, allowing its users to unwind among the 35 stainless-steel jets and LED waterfall feature in style. The lounge configuration is ideal for those seeking the ultimate hydrotherapy experience, while the bench configuration allows an entire family or group of friends to enjoy the hot tub at one time. Whether you are looking to enjoy a solitary soak in your hot tub, or want to entertain a small group of guests, the new Patio™ 731 Spas are the solution! Z735L-Patio-Top-View-TempA bigger and brighter underwater LED package illuminates the entire hot tub which consumers may enjoy from sundown to sunrise. A new larger 5-inch LED light brightens the floor, while underwater LED lights scattered throughout the hot tub ensure users visibility at night. Users may also choose to upgrade their spa by adding a booming iSound System or WiFi capabilities to transform their backyard into the ultimate home resort destination. The opportunity of experiencing a new Patio™ 735 Spa should not be missed! Z735L_Pacifica_EnvironTo learn more about the brand new Cal Spas® new Patio™ 735 Spas or other Cal Spas products, please visit calspas.com

To find your local dealer for pricing or more information regarding the new spa, please visit calspas.com/dealer-locator.