Advantages of hot tubbing in cold weather

Advantages of Hot Tubbing in Cold Weather

Around this time every year, we start to see the seasons change. The leaves continue to fall, days grow shorter and the temperature outside drops. We gather around the fireplace in loungewear with hot beverages and soak in the warmth. But fuzzy socks and hot cocoa can only do so…
Sundance spas

Start the New Year with a Sundance Spa!

Have you been thinking about resolutions for 2018? If one of your goals is to slow down, relax and enjoy life a bit more, purchasing a hot tub may be the best way to start off the new year. Benefits of Hot Tubs Did you know that there are many…
Tips for enjoying your hot tub in the winter

Tips for Enjoying Your Hot Tub in the Winter

While swimming season has ended for now, the winter months can be a great opportunity to take advantage of spending time in your hot tub. The combination of cooler temperatures and warm water can be relaxing, especially when you follow these tips. If you'll be using your spa when it…
How to remove hot tub stains

How to Remove Hot Tub Stains

Have you ever removed your hot tub cover, only to notice unsightly stains on the shell or fixtures? These stains can not only put a damper on your plans for a relaxing soak, but they can cause damage to your hot tub over time. The good news is that most…
Know before you buy

Things to Consider Before Purchasing a Hot Tub

Have you been thinking about adding a hot tub to your backyard oasis? While a spa is a smaller project than building an in-ground pool, there are still many factors to take into consideration before you make the purchase. At Rising Sun Pools, our experts are here to help guide…
National hot tub day

Celebrate National Hot Tub Day on 3/28

On Tuesday, March 28, we welcome National Hot Tub Day with our swimsuits on and our bodies ready for some extra relaxation. It's the perfect excuse to sit back and enjoy yourself for 15-20 minutes. The Internet insists on it! While the world has only been celebrating National Hot Tub Day…
How to prepare your hot tub for a major storm

How to Prepare Your Hot Tub for a Storm

With spring just around the corner, the Triangle will likely start to see an increase in the development of thunderstorms. When the forecast calls for stormy weather, it's important to remember to take care of your hot tub. Without the necessary preparation, damage can occur to the sides of the…
How to get rid of hot tub odors

How to Get Rid of Hot Tub Odors

If you've ever removed your hot tub cover and noticed a foul-smelling odor, it can put a damper on your plans for a relaxing soak. The good news is that hot tub odors are not uncommon and they can usually be fixed easily. Here are some of the most common culprits…
The importance of purge, drain, and refill

The Importance of Purge, Drain and Refill

While maintaining water balance in your hot tub is important, there's something else that you need to do to your spa to keep it working properly: purge, drain and refill. What is purge, drain and refill? Even with regular cleaning and sanitizing, the water in your hot tub will have…
How to prevent and remove white flakes in a hot tub

How to Prevent and Remove White Flakes in a Hot Tub

Have you ever noticed white flakes floating in the water or gathering by the drain of your hot tub? You're not alone! The good news is that this isn't uncommon and there are ways to remove it and prevent it from happening in the future. Cause of white flakes There are…