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Prep Your Indoor & Outdoor Living Space for Your Most Memorable Spring Yet!

Prep Your Indoor & Outdoor Living Space for Your Most Memorable Spring Yet!

We’ve had an incredibly long winter here in the Pacific Northwest, but with a few recent sunny days it reminds us that we live in a beautiful state! It also reminds us, that we need to prep our indoor & outdoor living space for the most memorable spring yet! With all the excitement surrounding sharing meals with family & friends outdoors or the kids playing “Marco Polo” in the pool, or loved ones relaxing in a hot tub – some…

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Five Famous Holiday Fireplaces

Five Famous Holiday Fireplaces

It’s December which means the holiday season is officially in full swing here at Aqua Quip. We think that nothing says “Happy Holidays” quite like a roaring Regency Fireplace and Hollywood has historically agreed! Check out some famous holiday Fireplaces from your favorite festive films and be amazed at the coziness a fireplace, insert, and stove provides.   WHEN YOU’VE GOT THE WHOLE PLACE TO YOURSELF Macaulay Culkin’s character Kevin Mccallister might have been a bit surprised, at first, to find himself…

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5 Activities You Didn’t Know You Could Do in a Swim Spa

5 Activities You Didn’t Know You Could Do in a Swim Spa

If you didn’t already know, a Swim Spa is a two-in-one swimming pool and hot tub, and it’s revolutionizing exercise and relaxation. Ranging in length between 12 and 19 feet, Swim Spas can be used by the whole family. Or, if you’d rather keep it to yourself, that’s okay too. Swim Spas are endless pools that combine powerful jets with plenty of room so you can swim laps without actually swimming laps (AKA who needs to turn when you can…

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How Hot Tubs Can Ease Your Arthritis Pain

How Hot Tubs Can Ease Your Arthritis Pain

Have your joints stopped moving as smoothly as they used to? Creaky joints are inconvenient and frustrating. Put that WD-40 down and relax in a hot tub instead. Hot water and strong jets provide optimal relief for your whole body. One, thirty-minute soak in a hot tub can substantially reduce the tension in your bad knees, achy elbows, and cracking fingers and toes. Hot water benefits your health and well-being Warm temperatures release everyday tension in your muscles, and while you’re…

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Hot Tub vs. Jacuzzi: Knowing the Difference

Hot Tub vs. Jacuzzi: Knowing the Difference

Chances are, you or someone you know has mistaken a hot tub for a Jacuzzi without even realizing it. When asked the difference, many people would probably say that Jacuzzis are just fancier hot tubs. But what makes them so special? A lot of the time, it’s because Jacuzzis come with massage jets, colorful lights, waterfalls, and speakers, whereas hot tubs don’t always come equipped with so many fun features; however, it is still possible for a plain ole hot…

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New Year, New You!

New Year, New You!

As the New Year begins, we start to focus on being our better selves, whether it’s getting fit, spending more time with family, avoiding technology more, or simply living with less stress. Fortunately, these resolutions all happen to have one common solution: a hot tub. Hot tubs can do so many things for you physically and mentally. The high levels of heat that you get from a hot tub can help you lower your blood pressure and help you to…

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How To Clean Your Hot Tub Filter

How To Clean Your Hot Tub Filter

A properly operating filter helps keep your hot tub water clear and clean by capturing the hair, oils and cosmetics that wash off when people use the spa. When the filter is dirty however, all that debris remains in the water. It is advised to clean your filter every 4-6 weeks with frequent use. Follow these easy steps to clean your filter: Remove the cartridge. Rinse with a garden hose to remove loose debris. Use SpaGuard Filter Cleaner and Degreaser…

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Excitement over Charity at the Seattle Home Show!

Excitement over Charity at the Seattle Home Show!

What an amazing second weekend we had for Swim for Charity!! We started the weekend by still riding on our excitement from the first weekend and the huge success we had. The stories, fundraising and home show attendant excitement was more than we could have ever expected. The second weekend was no let down. Some highlights of this past weekend was an amazing 86 year old man who has been swimming for 75 years and swam for the COMPLETE hour!!…

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Making Your Hot Tub Smell Good!

Making Your Hot Tub Smell Good!

Do you suffer from dry or itchy skin from soaking in your hot tub? Does the scent of your hot tub water bother you? Well, you’re in luck! Aqua Quip wants to make sure you love getting in your hot tub and offers some great solutions to smelly water and itchy skin. Gentle Spa: Gentle Spa is an amazing water conditioner that leaves your skin feeling silky soft with a fresh, yet subtle, fragrance. It is a neutral scent that…

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