How Many Gallons are in a Swim Spa?

How Many Gallons are in a Swim Spa?

If you are considering purchasing a swim spa, you may be wondering how many gallons are in a swim spa. Like a pool or hot tub, this is dependent on the size of your spa and the model. However, as an estimate swim spa can typically range from 1450 gallons for a small model to about 2500 for a larger, family sized spa. To find out how you can calculate how many gallons of water a swim spa may hold and examples of different sizes and water capacity, keep reading below.
Posted 5/25/2020
Can a Swim Spa be In-Ground?

Can a Swim Spa be In-Ground?

If you are considering purchasing a swim spa, you may be wondering if it can be installed in-ground. While portable, self-contained units are popular and can easily be placed on the ground, patio or deck and in-ground installations can be the focal point of your landscaping and transform your backyard into a magazine-worthy personal oasis. Swim spas can be installed in-ground, however, there are a few points that you should be aware of.
Posted 5/19/2020
Can a Swim Spa be Moved

Can a Swim Spa be Moved?

One of the best advantages of owning a swim spa over a traditional pool is that if you decide to move, your swim spa can come with you. But, like with other large items like pianos, swim spas do need special care when it comes to moving them. If not, since they are extremely heavy there is a chance that someone could be injured or that the shell of the spa could be cracked.  Here are the tips you need to know so that your swim spa can be moved without a hitch.
Posted 5/15/2020
Can You Use an Exercise Pool in Winter

Can You Use an Exercise Pool in Winter?

If you have been considering purchasing an exercise pool, (also known as a swim spa) knowing how many months per year you can enjoy your investment is important. Some people think that like traditional pools, exercise pools need to be closed down for the winter months, but with swim spas, this isn’t the case. In fact, you can use them to exercise or just relax all year long - even in the coldest months of winter. To learn more about the benefits of using an exercise pool in winter, keep reading below.
Posted 5/12/2020
How to Keep a Backyard Pool Clean

How to Keep a Backyard Pool Clean

If you have been considering options for a backyard pool but want something that is simple to clean and maintain, a swim spa is a perfect choice. Hydropool features the world’s only self-cleaning swim spa technology, which makes it a breeze to keep your water sanitary, clear and is way less work than keeping a backyard pool clean. So, how exactly does a self-cleaning swim spa work?
Posted 4/21/2020
How Much Does an Exercise Pool Cost?

How Much Does an Exercise Pool Cost?

While exercise pools, also known as swim spas, in recent years have been increasing in popularity, there is still somewhat of a new concept for many. Most people just learning about swim spas are not sure how much they cost or what additional expenses to expect. To find out how much exercise pool costs, keep reading below.
Posted 4/15/2020
How to Exercise in the Pool Without Swimming

How to Exercise in the Pool Without Swimming

Many people love to workout in a pool but not necessarily by swimming laps. Aquacise or aqua fitness is a growing trend and for good reason. It offers an exceptional workout that is low impact and easy on joints. While many people just simply do not have the space to install an inground swimming pool in their backyard, a swim spa is an alternative that can work in even the smallest of spaces. Equipped with a water current that allows users to swim in place without having to constantly turn around and do laps. Swim spas also are the perfect spot to perform aquatic fitness as the water depth is ideal for standing and there are a number of accessories available to diversify your workout routine. Here are some of the ways to exercise in the pool without swimming.
Posted 2/21/2020
Can You Swim Laps in a 30 Foot Pool?

Can You Swim Laps in a 30 Foot Pool?

If you are looking to get a great workout and swim laps in your very own backyard pool, you’ll probably start thinking about what size pool you need. For swimming laps, ideally, you would want a length of 60-75 feet with a width of about 6 feet. If your outdoor space is small, you may be wondering if you can swim laps in a 30-foot pool. While it is possible to accommodate exercising with this size, it can be less desirable from the constant turning around when swimming laps.
Posted 2/18/2020
What Size Pool for a Family of 4

What Size Pool for a Family of 4?

Swim spas have become a popular alternative to full-sized swimming pools due to their economy of size, diversity in function and their lower price point. Once you’ve decided that a swim spa is the best alternative for your family you’ll need to figure out an appropriate size. What size pool for a family of 4 will depend on the space you have, how you plan on using it as well as your body type. In this article, we’ll go through these considerations to help you make the right decision for your family.
Posted 2/11/2020
What Size Should a Backyard Pool Be

What Size Should a Backyard Pool Be?

Once you’ve decided that you want to install a backyard pool you’ll be faced with a lot of questions. What size should a backyard pool be? Would you be better served by an above ground pool or a swim spa? What needs to be done to prepare the area for installation? To help you answer these questions we’ve come up with an article that will allow you to think through your decision-making process and ensure you end up with the pool that’s ideal for you.
Posted 2/6/2020



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