Spa Chemicals, where to start?!
If you’re new to spa owning, thinking about buying your first or upgrading your current home spa set up, y? You might find yourself reading about spa chemicals and how best to maintain the health and function of your spa. Trying to navigate the world of water treatment can be time consuming and confusing. (If you’re not sure where to start, we have got you covered with simple, all in one kits, just head to our shop).
Learning About Chemicals
The market for water treatment and spa chemicals is huge and can feel a little overwhelming at first glance. The good news is that we have a helpful range of products to suit your needs and your spa perfectly. And, don’t forget that our expert Customer Care Team is always on hand to offer advice if you’d like a bit more information about any of our products or how to use them. You can also find some great advice on our FAQ pages too.
We’ve made it easy for you by stocking a great range of all the products you could ever need and packaged them up into handy kits for you. If you’re just embarking on your new relaxed and refreshed life as a spa owner, you can take the hassle out of shopping for the right combinations of Spa Chemicals by ordering one of our spa kits. We have two great options depending on your preference, the Spa Essential Kit and the Natural Spa Kit. Both contain everything you need to maintain the water in your spa so you’ll be good to go as soon as it arrives.
We know that it’s important to make sure that your spa and your family and friends are well looked after. That’s why we have specially selected and stocked the products that we provide. It’s easy to enjoy your spa for longer without having to worry about something going wrong when you can be sure that you’re using the right products.
Why Treat Your Water?
Water treatment is important for keeping bugs and algae at bay for your health and enjoyment, but using the correct spa chemicals is also really important for the function of your spa parts and spa filters as well. By using our products and having a simple routine in place, it’s easy to enjoy your spa without the hassle. For a bit more detail on the ins and outs of what all our different chemicals do and how to use them, you can read our handy guide on our news pages of our website or chat to one of our Customer Care Team members.
Weekly testing the water using a Test Strip is a good way to avoid having to drain the spa unnecessarily. By testing weekly alongside rinsing the filter, you will have a good indication of the health of your spa you will be able to keep on top of the pH balance of your water to make sure that the water is both safe for you and the spa parts. Looking after the water and parts on a regular basis doesn’t take long and can save you a lot of time and money in the long run by avoiding having to unnecessarily drain and refill the spa or replace parts prematurely.
Keeping It Clean
Keeping your filters clean is the key to crystal clear water. By simply hosing these off and leaving them to soak once a week you can keep the water in optimal condition. You can find our filter cleaner here to make sure your filters stay in great condition and last longer.
It’s a good idea to drain the spa roughly twice a year. Not only does draining the spa give you the opportunity to make sure the water quality is up to scratch, but it’s a great opportunity to check over the rest of the spa and it’s parts to make sure there’s no damage. You can also use this opportunity to give the spa a good clean. It’s important to make sure that you use the right products to ensure that there’s no damage caused to the spa lining.
Using Your Spa
Weekly testing the water using a Test Strip is a good way to avoid having to drain the spa unnecessarily. By testing weekly alongside rinsing the filter, you will have a good indication of the health of your spa. You will be able to keep on top of the chemical balance to make sure that the water is both safe for you and the spa parts. Looking after the water and parts on a regular basis doesn’t take long and can save you a lot of time and money in the long run by avoiding having to unnecessarily drain and refill the spa or replace parts prematurely.
Once you’ve made your decision to buy a spa, all any of us really want to do is get in it, start enjoying it and keep enjoying it! But, it’s a good idea to familiarise yourself with our technical advice pages or speak to the Customer Care Team to make sure you can hit the ground running with your water treatment routine. It doesn’t need to be complicated or time consuming but having an idea of how and when to use the Spa Kits will mean that you can start enjoying your spa straight away and keep enjoying it for longer.
With the right kit and a simple plan in place, your spa and water maintenance will soon become a part of your usual routine housekeeping and you will be able to feel confident in using the pool whenever you like. No need for any special preparations for friends or family coming over, it’s always ready to go. Which is perfect when you really need to unwind after a busy day. Get in touch with our team so we can make sure you’re always spa-ready and good to go.