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4 Things to Do in a Swim Spa

4 Things to Do in a Swim Spa

With swim spas being a perfect hybrid of a traditional swimming pool and a hot tub, there’s no end to the ways that you can find enjoyment in them! A huge perk of owning a swim spa is the functional versatility that it offers. One minute, you can challenge yourself in the swim lane, and the next, you can simply soak in the warm water to relax and ease your stress.

In this article, we break down four popular ways to get the most out of your swim spa. Read on to find out more!

How to Create the Backyard Spa of Your Dreams This Spring

How to Create the Backyard Spa of Your Dreams This Spring

We all dream of having a backyard that doubles as the perfect getaway. A backyard spa installation is a great way to make your yard look and feel like a luxurious vacation spot. But when it comes time to create your dream spa, where do you start? Never fear! We’ve put together this handy guide to help turn your dream into a reality. Read on for some expert tips on how to create your ideal spa installation this spring.

Backyard Water Safety Tips You Should Know

Family spending time together in and out of the hot tub.

Safety first, as they always say. At AJ Spa & Hot Tubs, your health is our number one priority. If you have a hot tub or swim spa installed in your backyard, go the extra mile to create a safe area. Adults, children, and elderly alike should be able to relax and rejuvenate in the comfort of your backyard without the worry of getting hurt. Of course, accidents do happen, but taking the precautionary steps to avoid someone getting hurt can help reduce that risk.

Read on to learn how you can create a safe and functional backyard for everyone to enjoy.

Tips to Help Your Swimsuits Last Longer

Swimsuit and other pool accessories

Young or old, everybody needs a swimsuit or two!

When it comes to swimwear, there’s plenty of variety. From bikini’s and one-pieces, to bathing tops and pants, they come in many different colors, patterns, sizes and material. . If you own an outdoor hot tub, swim spa or swimming pool, you’re going to need one. If you find yourself in the water on a regular basis, chances are the products used to keep the water clean, combined with wear and tear, can take a toll on your fun and trendy suit. Luckily, we have a few tricks up our sleeves that can help preserve the quality of your swimwear and help it last for a long time to come!

How to Plan an At-Home Spa Day

Products and items needed for a spa day

It’s no secret. You work hard all day. Whether you put long hours in at work, are overwhelmed with homework, or the kids are keeping you up all night, we all need a break from time to time. You deserve to set aside a few hours and dedicate them to yourself. Well, we’re suggesting that you take an entire day and dedicate it to yourself. And what better way to take care of yourself, than with an at-home spa day? In this article, we’re going to take you through the simple steps to plan and execute a complete spa day.

How to Lose Weight with a Swim Spa

Beautiful backyard swim spa installation with sun shining through the trees.

Losing weight is no easy feat. Luckily, a swim spa can help you get a jump start on your weight loss and healthy lifestyle. The best part? Water-based exercise doesn’t have to take a huge toll on how you feel physically or emotionally. After a water workout, you don’t necessarily feel gross and sweaty or like your body has undergone a deep-impact workout. In fact, many users end up feeling refreshed and rejuvenated following a workout in their swim spa. Let’s take a closer look at some of the benefits and exercises you can try.

How to Quickly Relieve Sore Muscles in a Spa

Woman relaxing in a hot tub outside.

We know how it feels. Suffering from joint pain and sore muscles is no way to live. The constant aches and pains, the limitations in mobility, and the effects that it can have on your social life. In fact, after a while, your overall quality of life can begin to suffer. It’s important that you take your health and wellness into your own hands and find a solution to help you feel better, before your physical discomfort begins to take a toll on your emotional health too. A hot tub might just be the answer you’ve been looking for all along. Let’s take a look at how you can quickly and effectively heal sore muscles in a spa.

How Can a Spa Help You Heal After an Injury?

A Couple laughing in the hot tub

Many physiotherapists around the world highly recommend spending time in a spa to help improve recovery after minor muscle and joint injuries. How does it all happen? How can a spa help you heal after an injury? Most of the benefits you will experience are often attributed to the hot temperature of the water, which can have a remarkably positive effect on your body, and help you heal faster than you would by simply relying on regular physiotherapy. Let’s take a closer look at the part that hot tubs play in the recovery process following a minor injury.

Benefits of Using a Hot Tub in the Winter

Hot Tub warming Outside

The coldest months of the year have arrived, and our hot tubs are still going strong. You might think that these luxurious and pleasant features are only usable during mild weather conditions, but there are plenty of amazing opportunities to enjoy your hot tub in the winter. If there’s a hot tub in your backyard, chances are you’ll rediscover and appreciate your outdoor spaces during the winter time, with the added bonus of a wide variety of remarkable health benefits and relaxation. Read on to learn more about some of the many benefits of using a hot tub in the winter!

What to Plan Before Buying a Hot Tub

Backyard Hot Tub Installation

Choosing and buying a hot tub for your home can be a truly exciting time. Especially if this is your first at-home spa! Hot tubs can add value to your home and improve your lifestyle with relaxation, fun and an overall improvement in wellness. Having said that, you should definitely spend some time planning, before buying a hot tub. Become aware of what’s on the market, what hot tub features might fit your needs, and more.

Read on and find out more about what you should consider before buying your new hot tub.

5 Incredible Ways to Stay Stress Free

Lady relaxing in a spa

There’s no doubt about it, our daily routines are full of things to do. Life can get so busy in the blink of an eye. Your days might be full of chores, commitments, and to-do lists. Some of these obligations might be quite stressful, especially when you’re tending to them on a weekly, if not daily, basis. If you are looking to release some built-up tension and get rid of unwanted stress, read on! We’ve gathered five of the best ways to live a stress-free life, for many years to come!

How to Winterize Your Hot Tub

Spa in a hot tub

Planning to shut down your hot tub for the winter?

Preparing your hot tub for the winter season is a very important process. If you fail to take the necessary steps toward a cleaner and more effective way to winterize your hot tub, you might actually risk the health of your precious spa and uncover massive critical damage when you are ready to use it in the spring.

Help! My Hot Tub Isn’t Working Properly!

Man adjusting his hot tub controls

Are you having problems with your hot tub?

No need to panic! We are here to help you troubleshoot and find out what’s going on with your beloved spa. There are many things that could be happening, and many possible causes behind the problems that you are experiencing. In this article, we will take a closer look at some of the more common problems and try to help you figure out what's happening.

Now, let’s take a look at some of the most common hot tub problems!

3 Signs You Desperately Need a New Hot Tub Cover

Lifting Hot Tub Cover

Do you need a new hot tub cover?

There’s no denying it, a hot tub cover is an essential accessory that every hot tub owner should have. They’re designed to help keep your hot tub clean and safe from weathering and pollution. These contaminants are mainly from external debris and other elements. But covers are useful for so much more than that. They’re designed and constructed with premium insulation materials that can help lower the costs associated with your energy usage.

Hot Tub Yoga 101

Two women doing yoga posses in front of a hot tub

If you’re looking for a fun and healthy alternative to working out in your hot tub, you should definitely consider hot tub yoga!

Some people might say that hot tub yoga is just a fun fad, but they would be wrong! The hot tub yoga community has grown exponentially over the past few years, and there are many practitioners of this discipline all over the world. Many people prefer to practice this relatively new form of yoga compared to traditional yoga, because it offers a more comfortable environment. If you’re getting curious, read on to find out more!

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Patchogue, NY 11772

 

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