Ways to reduce your hot tub running costs

Owning a hot tub is a luxurious experience, but many potential owners worry about the running costs. This article provides 12 tips to help you minimize these expenses, especially with a Sundance Spa.

1. Invest in an Energy-Efficient Model

  • Choose hot tubs designed for energy efficiency. Sundance Spas, for example, offer models with superior insulation and energy-saving features.

2. Use a SmartTub App

  • Leverage technology like the SmartTub app to monitor and manage your hot tub's energy usage efficiently.

3. Quality Hot Tub Cover

  • A well-insulated cover prevents heat loss, significantly reducing energy consumption.

4. Regular Maintenance

  • Regular maintenance, including cleaning filters and checking systems, can improve efficiency and reduce costs.

5. Optimal Placement

  • Place your hot tub in a location that is protected from wind and has adequate sunlight, reducing the need for extra heating.

6. Maintain a Constant Temperature

  • Maintaining a constant temperature rather than frequent heating from a low temperature saves energy.
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7. Use Eco-friendly Settings

  • Many modern hot tubs come with eco-friendly settings or modes that minimize energy use.

8. Timely Repairs

  • Address repairs promptly to prevent inefficiencies or bigger issues that consume more energy.

9. Insulate the Base and Sides

  • Properly insulate the base and sides of your hot tub to prevent heat loss.

10. Upgrade to a More Efficient Heater

  • Consider upgrading to a more efficient heating system if your model is older.

11. Monitor Water Levels

  • Keep water levels optimized to ensure efficient functioning of the heating system.

12. Efficient Filtration System

  • Invest in a hot tub with an efficient filtration system to reduce the need for constant pumping and heating.

By following these tips, you can enjoy the luxury of a hot tub without worrying about high running costs. Sundance Spas, known for their efficiency and quality, can be an excellent choice for those looking to balance luxury and economy.