Hotspring World Blog http://www.hotspringworld.co.uk/rss/blog.xml This blog will feature exciting news of product releases, new developments within our showrooms, charity events we’re involved with, any advice or help we can offer, as well as current trends within the spa industry. en-gb Wed, 23 Apr 2014 18:08:11 GMT Copyright: (C) Hotspring World 15 10 Further Reasons to Own a Hot Tub Here are 10 further reasons to own a hot tub:1. Bird watchingKeep a handy bird reference book beside your tub and see how many different bird species you and your family can identify – you'll be amazed how many different feathery friends you'll find spending time in your garden 2. Become a True... http://www.hotspringworld.co.uk/blog/10-further-reasons-to-own-a-hot-tub/ Thu, 01 Jan 2014 05:02:48 Living It Up In A Hot Tub There is no doubt that good maintenance really helps when it comes to break downs or repair needs. And it really doesn't matter what we are talking about.We know that regular car maintenance and servicing can keep your car running smoothly and keep unexpected repair costs to a minimum; this is the... http://www.hotspringworld.co.uk/blog/living-it-up-in-a-hot-tub/ Thu, 10 Oct 2013 05:45:17 Yet 10 More Reasons to Own a Hot Tub Here are 10 more great or unusual reasons to own a hot tub:1. Ready when you areBecause all sophisticated hot tubs allow you to simply set the temperature you want and then forget it till you need it, your tub is always ready for you, day or night, all year round. You'll never have to wait for warm water... http://www.hotspringworld.co.uk/blog/another-10-reasons-to-own-a-hot-tub-1/ Sun, 10 Oct 2013 05:01:46 Another 10 Reasons to Own a Hot Tub Here are yet more reasons to own a hot tub:1. A gift to treasureWhy not have a fully loaded tub, supplied with everything your loved one needs, and have it put in place in time for an anniversary, birthday or special occasion? Your partner will receive years of enjoyment, and a hot tub will prove to... http://www.hotspringworld.co.uk/blog/another-10-reasons-to-own-a-hot-tub/ Sun, 09 Sep 2013 02:01:39 10 More Reasons to Own a Hot Tub Here are ten more well-known, and a few surprising, reasons to own a hot tub1. Family FocusInstead of coach potato syndrome, or everyone in their own rooms, just flip the cover open, turn on the lights and music, and before you know it you'll have all the entire family surrounding you in a naturally... http://www.hotspringworld.co.uk/blog/10-more-reasons-to-own-a-hot-tub/ Sun, 09 Sep 2013 03:42:15 10 Reasons to Own a Hot Tub Here are some well-known, and also some surprising, reasons to own a hot tub:1. Sleep wellSitting in a hot tub will raise your body temperature and prepares your body to sleep within minutes of getting out. A ten to fifteen minute soak in the evening and you will be sleeping like a baby!2. Overall PleasureAs... http://www.hotspringworld.co.uk/blog/10-reasons-to-own-a-hot-tub/ Tue, 08 Aug 2013 06:25:58 Hot Tub Magic! How to Beat the Effects of GravityWe have no real sense of gravity in our everyday lives. That's probably because we can't see, feel, touch, smell or taste gravity. Nevertheless, over the course of our lives, the effects of this invisible force can be both insidious and profound.Here are just a few of... http://www.hotspringworld.co.uk/blog/hot-tub-magic/ Sun, 05 May 2013 10:29:27 Breaking hot tub news! Hot Tubs are hitting the Headlines...Over the past few weeks such major media outlets as the Daily Telegraph, the Sunday Times and the BBC have been busy highlighting the UK's growing trend for hot tubs. With an estimated 300,000 owners and users of hot tubs, despite the recession, these bubbly machines... http://www.hotspringworld.co.uk/blog/breaking-hot-tub-news/ Mon, 05 May 2013 03:15:33 Hot Tub Shows The story so far…Our first three shows this year, which took place in Suffolk, Newbury and Newark, have all proved interesting and enjoyable experiences, save for some inclement weather that just proved to us, if proof were needed, how brilliantly HotSpring hot tubs perform in cold weather!We... http://www.hotspringworld.co.uk/blog/hot-tub-shows/ Sun, 04 Apr 2013 12:58:18 Exciting Hot Tub Show News Our summer show scheduleThis year we will be attending a number of garden shows around the UK. Alongside our stand, there will be much to amuse, entertain and delight you. There are indoor and outdoor plant displays and stands, garden and home sections, crafts and gifts available, as well as some lovely... http://www.hotspringworld.co.uk/blog/exciting-hot-tub-show-news/ Sun, 04 Apr 2013 04:04:40 Hot Tub Health Tips How Pro Athletes Use Hot TubsIn a survey of 3000 people undertaken by YouGov, according to the Telegraph: “When asked what they would most like in their garden, 16 per cent said a hot tub, closely followed by 15 per cent who wanted a swimming pool. A vegetable plot was only favoured by 13 per cent,... http://www.hotspringworld.co.uk/blog/hot-tub-health-tips/ Sun, 03 Mar 2013 01:29:26 Top 5 Resources For Hot Tub Buyers Making your spa purchase as easy as 1,2,3…4,5!Choosing a hot tub can be confusing. With so many models and brands to choose from, how does today's savvy customer make sure they buy a product that will delight them for years to come?The following 5 resources will help. In no particular order, they... http://www.hotspringworld.co.uk/blog/top-5-resources-for-hot-tub-buyers/ Mon, 03 Mar 2013 05:50:38 Brand new hot tub for 2013! Introducing the Limelight Gleam... We are excited to announce and introduce a brand new addition to the Limelight family, the Limelight Gleam. Available now in the UK.The Limelight Gleam is by far the largest member of the HotSpring family, with seating up to 8 adults! Indeed, in many respects, this hot tub is in a class of its own. Large... http://www.hotspringworld.co.uk/blog/brand-new-hot-tub-for-2013-introducing-the-limelight-gleam/ Wed, 02 Feb 2013 11:42:19 Freeflow Hot Tubs from only £40.90 a month! You can own a brand new hot tub for cheaper than you thought! We have competitive finance options available just like this Freeflow Emerald hot tub with only £250 deposit.Ever wanted to own a brand new hot tub?Now you can with our fantastic finanace options available!Own the Freeflow Emerald with... http://www.hotspringworld.co.uk/blog/freeflow-hot-tubs-from-only-4090-a-month/ Mon, 02 Feb 2013 05:14:40 Make Valentine's Day a Hot Tub Delight! Secrets of romance on this special day...In the days leading up to Valentine's, we are surrounded by images of romance: restaurants triple their prices, romantic getaways abound, and we can experience some pressure to find a perfect way of expressing our love for our partner, spouse or “significant... http://www.hotspringworld.co.uk/blog/make-valentines-day-a-hot-tub-delight/ Sun, 02 Feb 2013 12:38:38 Say Hello to a Natural Life Five Ways ACE® Saltwater can Transform Your LifeThe hot tubs most commonly found in gyms, hotels and other recreational areas, as well as those installed in people's homes and gardens use traditional methods of sanitation – bromine or chlorine and perhaps ozone.However, HotSpring's unique ACE®... http://www.hotspringworld.co.uk/blog/say-hello-to-a-natural-life/ Sun, 02 Feb 2013 12:59:57 How hot tubs alleviate stress and insomnia Bubble by bubble let your stress and worries drift away in the comfort of a HotSpring Spa.More than ten years ago, BBC news was giving us this shocking news:"Every day 270,000 people take time off work for stress-related illness and absenteeism cost the UK £10.2bn last year."The article reveals... http://www.hotspringworld.co.uk/blog/how-hot-tubs-alleviate-stress/ Sun, 01 Jan 2013 07:28:29 The Massive January Hot Tub Sale What? You haven't heard about our January sale? As a valued HotSpring World customer we are giving you all huge... and I mean HUGE savings on hot tubs for January only so make the most of it while you can! Starting from only £2,995 no one has an excuse to miss out on this fantastic sale!To take... http://www.hotspringworld.co.uk/blog/the-massive-january-hot-tub-sale/ Tue, 01 Jan 2013 11:04:23 An Amusing Anecdote International memories from Greg WelshFor many years, HotSpring has provided sales training to its staff across the world. And thirty-five years in the hot tub business does give us a wealth of experience to draw from. With expert sales professionals on hand to consult with in showrooms, by email and... http://www.hotspringworld.co.uk/blog/an-amusing-anecdote/ Sun, 01 Jan 2013 02:12:24 Hot Tubs Can Ease Backache How jets provide an excellent back massage.Although much research has been done, nobody is completely sure what percentage of the population in the UK suffers from bad backs. According to the NHS, “most people” suffer from backache at some point in their lives (for more details see information... http://www.hotspringworld.co.uk/blog/hot-tubs-can-ease-backache/ Mon, 01 Jan 2013 11:10:49 Our Modular proves there's more to life than commuting When Harry Left SallyHarry and Sally live in a semi-detached home. Although they both have jobs, there's one crucial difference: Harry drives, and Sally works from home.Their day begins...When Harry drags himself out of bed at the crack of dawn. After eating breakfast on the go, he drives at a snail's... http://www.hotspringworld.co.uk/blog/our-modular-proves-theres-more-to-life-than-commuting/ Sun, 12 Dec 2012 10:10:46 35 Years in Hot Tubs! Part Two The Watkins Heritage continues…As we have seen in our previous blog, the Watkins brothers approached the hot tub business a little bit differently from many of their competitors. The brother's tradition of challenging themselves to produce a truly world-class product resulted in such revolutionary... http://www.hotspringworld.co.uk/blog/35-years-in-hot-tubs-part-two/ Sun, 12 Dec 2012 01:58:04 How to Choose Your Perfect Hot Tub Seven Top Tips to Maximize a Test Soak...We strongly recommend trying out a hot tub yourself - a test soak is the equivalent of test-driving a car – and direct experience will give you more information than simply looking at different models.Here are seven simple pointers to help you make the most... http://www.hotspringworld.co.uk/blog/hot-to-choose-your-perfect-hot-tub/ Sun, 12 Dec 2012 03:24:26 Why Choose a Hot Tub? How to find your perfect tub...This article explores two common reasons people choose a hot tub: stress-relief and social enjoyment. Focusing on these needs can help you narrow down the choice from the wide range of tubs available.The ability to relax and escape the stresses and strains of everyday life... http://www.hotspringworld.co.uk/blog/why-choose-a-hot-tub/ Mon, 11 Nov 2012 04:25:06 35 Years in Hot Tubs! Celebrating the Watkins Heritage.In 1977, brothers Jeff and Jon Watkins produced the first self-contained, insulated portable hot tub.The HotSpring tub they made in their Californian garage proved revolutionary. In the three-and-a-half decades since, Watkins produced a stream of innovations that have... http://www.hotspringworld.co.uk/blog/35-years-in-hot-tubs/ Sun, 11 Nov 2012 04:48:57 HotSpring World of Enfield is moving! Our Crews Hill Enfield Showroom is now moving to In-Ex Chelsea Garden Centre based in Goffs Oak, Hertfordshire.Attention Enfield Hot Tubbers!We are very pleased and excited to announce that our Enfield Showroom is moving to a different location.Local gardeners and hot tubbers will be able to purchase... http://www.hotspringworld.co.uk/blog/hotspring-world-of-enfield-is-moving/ Fri, 08 Aug 2012 10:04:33 A Hot Tub for Lifetime Ownership Meet Neil, owner of our oldest UK hot tub...Neil is the proud owner of a HotSpring Home Spa, made in 1987. Every inch a gentleman and engineer (probably a contradiction in terms, he tells us!). Neil still possesses his original hot tub paperwork, which he maintains in pristine condition inside a neat... http://www.hotspringworld.co.uk/blog/a-hot-tub-made-for-a-lifetime/ Sun, 08 Aug 2012 08:32:34 How to get the most from your Hot Tub Three secrets to successful hot tubbing!When it comes to getting the most from your hot tub, here are three secrets that help our customers achieve maximum use and enjoyment:1. LocationThere are a few factors to consider when selecting the perfect spot for your hot tub. Generally speaking, you might... http://www.hotspringworld.co.uk/blog/how-to-get-the-most-from-your-hot-tub/ Mon, 07 Jul 2012 01:22:48 Raising Funds for Cambridge - 1st Prize Glow Hot Tub! The Scotsdale's Garden Centre in Cambridge are raising money for the Cambridge Cancer Help Centre. Buy a raffle ticket for £5 to be in for a chance to win a hot tub!100% of funds raised go to the David Rayner Building - Home of the Cambridge Cancer Help Centre at Scotsdales Garden Centre - Registered... http://www.hotspringworld.co.uk/blog/raising-funds-for-cambridge---1st-prize-glow-hot-tub/ Tue, 07 Jul 2012 02:08:37 HOT Summer Hot Tubs Although we have missed out on some sunshine this Summer, we are still giving you HOT Summer Offers on our Hot Tubs!There are some massive savings to make the most of this month, you can save up to £5,000 on Demo Models and some selected New Models!If you are looking to invest in a hot tub, now... http://www.hotspringworld.co.uk/blog/hot-summer-hot-tubs/ Tue, 07 Jul 2012 10:48:02 Latest News Modular Building at Chelsea Flower ShowNow the dust has cleared following the Chelsea Flower Show, we want to give you some idea of how things went, and what the idea was behind our appearance at Chelsea this year.Having met Patricia Fox at Aralia Garden Design and Build we were very fortunate to work... http://www.hotspringworld.co.uk/blog/latest-news/ Sun, 07 Jul 2012 10:02:16 New Hot Tubs Pages Update Recently having a re-design on our hot tubs brochure, we loved the look of it so much that we updated the hot tubs section on our site to match!Here at HotSpring World, we offer HotSpring High Life hot tubs, HotSpring Limelight Collection hot tubs and Hot Spot hot tubs.We have introduced a colour for... http://www.hotspringworld.co.uk/blog/new-hot-tubs-pages-update/ Fri, 06 Jun 2012 08:30:16 HotSpring World Hot Tubs Sponsors Northborough Junior FC HotSpring World Peterborough is proud to support Northborough Junior Football Club U10s."To celebrate the recent re-opening of its Peterborough showroom in new premises at Dobbies Garden World, showroom manager Billy Harbison was eager to find a way to support the local community.He got in touch with... http://www.hotspringworld.co.uk/blog/hotspring-world-hot-tubs-sponsors-northborough-junior-fc/ Thu, 06 Jun 2012 09:25:01 Modular Garden Building featured in 'Rooftop Workplace' Garden After following on from our previous article about the Bespoke Modular Garden Building being under construction at the Chelsea Flower Show, it is now complete ready for the shows grand opening tomorrow.The Bespoke Modular Garden Building is be featured in the 'Rooftop Workplace of Tomorrow' Show Garden... http://www.hotspringworld.co.uk/blog/modular-garden-building-featured-in-rooftop-workspace-garden/ Mon, 05 May 2012 12:58:27 Why some Hot Tubs are Greener than Others Six Environmental Factoids why some hot tubs are greener than others:Since 1977, HotSpring hot tubs have been renowned for their Energy Efficiency. Made in California, they have to pass the most rigorous energy efficiency standards in America.Our HotSpring Highlife Collection features a silent circulation... http://www.hotspringworld.co.uk/blog/why-some-hot-tubs-are-greener-than-others/ Sun, 05 May 2012 07:06:27 Bespoke Modular Garden Building at Chelsea Flower Show As we speak, there is a Bespoke Modular Garden Building under construction at the Chelsea Flower Show!This year, the Chelsea Flower Show is on May 22nd - 26th. The Bespoke Modular Garden Building will be shown in one of the Chelsea Flower Shows main gardens, surrounded by colourful flower beds.The Modular... http://www.hotspringworld.co.uk/blog/bespoke-modular-garden-building-at-chelsea-flower-show/ Thu, 05 May 2012 08:41:43 We follow the construction of a CUBE... We have been following a blog who has been writing a diary of the installation of their CUBE.We have been excited here at HotSpring World Hot Tubs to keep track of an installation in Chiswick of a CUBE.It turns out that Rupert Barksfield and his wife are keen bloggers so have been writing a blog of their... http://www.hotspringworld.co.uk/blog/we-follow-the-construction-of-a-cube/ Wed, 05 May 2012 01:15:01 Breaking Product News! Revolutionary Fibercor® Insulation in our hot tubs.With a host of new products, hot tubs and innovations on offer in 2012, Watkins Manufacturing remains vibrant and forward-looking, and here at HotSpring World we are delighted to share with you a few details of some pioneering insulation.All our... http://www.hotspringworld.co.uk/blog/breaking-product-news/ Sun, 05 May 2012 12:39:24 A Great Year for Great Britain - and Hot Tubs! Celebrate this year with family and friends in your brand new hot tub.Spread the cost of your hot tub with 12 months 0% interest!This offer is available on the hot tubs listed below:HotSpring GrandeeHotSpring SummitHotSpring EnvoyHotSpring AriaHotSpring VanguardLimeight PulseThe hot tubs above will also... http://www.hotspringworld.co.uk/blog/a-great-year-for-great-britain---and-hot-tubs/ Fri, 05 May 2012 11:09:45 A Bolt From Beyond! A Brand New Hot Tub for a Brand New Season...As promised in previous articles, we are always keen to bring you news of product developments. This year is no exception, with several groundbreaking announcements in the offing, and a great new hot tub to admire – The Bolt Hot Tub.With the sun finally... http://www.hotspringworld.co.uk/blog/a-bolt-from-beyond/ Sat, 04 Apr 2012 02:42:16