Swim spas became a hot, new item in recent years as a way for people to stay fit and healthy. These large, pool-like structures are essentially a cross between a swimming pool and a hot tub. As such, they offer a variety of benefits for people looking to maintain an active lifestyle. Swim Spas for Fitness One of the primary benefits of swim spas is that they allow people to swim and … [Read more...] about How Do People Use Swim Spas to Stay Fit?
Can I Move My Hot Tub?
The weather outside is frightful. But your hot tub is cozy, bubbling, and running like a champ. It's perfect... or at least it would be if it were in a different spot. So, if you're asking yourself, "Can I move my hot tub?" Goodall Pools & Spas recommends a slight revision to that question. Instead, ask, "Can my hot tub be moved?" The answer is yes, as long as you make the appropriate … [Read more...] about Can I Move My Hot Tub?
What Is a Swim Spa?
Swim spas are the new hot item when it comes to backyard enjoyment. But what exactly is a swim spa? Swim spas are a good fit for people looking for the best of both worlds between a swimming pool and a hot tub. The defining feature of swim spas is their programmable flow currents, allowing users to enjoy the benefits of distance swimming even in limited space. Not only that, but they also … [Read more...] about What Is a Swim Spa?
Why to Get a Swim Spa: 4 Reasons from Happy Owners
Swim spas are relatively new stars in the pool and spa industry. Once upon a time, they were viewed as something only someone like Michael Phelps would own. However, recent years have shown that swim spas are one of the most versatile wellness amenities you can add to your home. Why to Get a Swim Spa So why would a typical homeowner purchase something once thought of only as an Olympic … [Read more...] about Why to Get a Swim Spa: 4 Reasons from Happy Owners
Swim Spa Maintenance: Is It Hard?
Swim spa maintenance is not as expensive as you may initially think. In fact, it's quite easy to do when you follow a few best practices. By following these practices, you can enjoy your swim spa for years to come without having to worry about expensive repairs or replacement costs. What Are the Steps for Swim Spa Maintenance? The important point to remember is that swim spa maintenance … [Read more...] about Swim Spa Maintenance: Is It Hard?
Can You Actually Swim in a Swim Spa?
It's a question that has been asked for years: “Can you actually swim in a swim spa?” The answer is yes! Swim spas are designed for swimming, and most come with powerful jets that will provide an amazing massage. In fact, they're referred to as "swim spas" because of their ability to let you enjoy a legitimate swim experience in a spa-like environment. So if you're looking for a great way to get … [Read more...] about Can You Actually Swim in a Swim Spa?
Should I Get a Pool or a Swim Spa?
“Should I get a pool or a swim spa?” We’re glad you asked! The best answer to this comes in the form of another question: What are your goals? Ultimately, the scales will tip depending on how you envision using your swimming environment. Pool or Swim Spa: Does It Matter? There are numerous ways to create an aquatic environment that is safe, enjoyable, and durable. Pools and swim spas are … [Read more...] about Should I Get a Pool or a Swim Spa?
What’s the Difference Between a Swim Spa and a Hot Tub?
Backyard aquatic entertainment comes in many different forms. A swimming pool is amazing, but there are also other options to consider adding to your backyard to complement a pool. Goodall Pools & Spas has been helping Pennsylvanians with their at-home leisure activities for almost 60 years now, from Harrisburg down to Lancaster. Maybe you’re considering getting a swim spa or a hot tub for … [Read more...] about What’s the Difference Between a Swim Spa and a Hot Tub?