Backyard Hot Tubs

Key Considerations for Backyard Hot Tub Installations

One of the best ways to transform your outdoor living space into a tranquil retreat involves installing a new hot tub. It’s the perfect way to relax and unwind after a long day at the office. Whether you soak in solitude or enjoy a glass of wine with your significant other, few things compare to a private hot tub experience. And now, you can bring that experience to the comfort of your backyard.

Of course, installing a hot tub is not as simple as having it delivered and filled with water. So, where do you start?

Don’t worry; Mufson has answers to your critical questions. With careful planning and preparation, installing a hot tub in your backyard can create an enjoyable space you will love spending time in all year round.

Where Will You Install the Hot Tub?

The No.1 rule in real estate is location, location, location! The same applies to hot tub installations – identifying the appropriate spot is crucial before building your hot tub. In general, homeowners will want to pick a surface that’s flat and level, has good drainage, and is far away from any trees or shade structures.

Also, the professional hot tub company you hired needs direct access to the installation site. Follow these quick steps ahead of the installation date:

  • Clear away any debris from around the site such as rocks or sticks.
  • Add gravel or sand underlayment to provide extra support against sinking
  • Ensure adequate access points via gates/pathways so delivery personnel can get their equipment inside without issue.

There needs to be enough room for you or a professional to perform any maintenance. If a spa is not going on a preexisting patio, Mufson Pools has concrete pad for sale. We prep the area and pour the concrete; we also run the electric – all for an additional fee.

How Will You Use Your Hot Tub?

Before installing a hot tub, consider how you can maximize your spa experience and get the most usage from your investment. Hot tubs are incredibly versatile, and their benefits extend far beyond relaxation.

  • Stress Relief: Soaking in warm water soothes sore muscles while relieving anxiety and depression that often comes with daily life.
  • Improved Sleep Quality: A quick dip before bedtime can make all the difference when it comes to sleep quality. Soaking in warm water helps promote better circulation which encourages restful slumber.
  • Physical Well-Being: The warm water in a hot tub can treat joint pain brought on by high-intensity physical activity or medical conditions.
  • Mental Health Boosts: A quick escape from reality into a world of tranquility is incredibly therapeutic.

When researching different hot tub brands, tell your professional hot tub installation company about your specific needs and how you wish to use your new spa.

How Do I Keep Users Safe in the Hot Tub?

Like owning a pool, safety still matters for hot tubs. You’ll want to invest in a lockable hot tub cover. Adding a lockable cover not only ensures safety but also helps your hot tub retain heat. Furthermore, this extra layer of protection will prevent any children, pets, or wildlife from creeping into the hot tub.

What about Energy-Efficient Hot Tubs?

Although hot tubs have always been a luxurious way to relax and unwind, they can also be energy hogs when not properly maintained. Luckily, more modern hot tubs use energy-efficient functions so that you can enjoy your spa experience without breaking the bank. Energy-efficient hot tubs use less energy while providing the same amount of heat and performance.

These models use advanced insulation and pumps that are designed to be more efficient, as well as features such as timers and automatic shut-off settings to make sure the tub only runs when it is in use. Talk to a nearby hot tub installation company to see how they can bring energy efficiency to your backyard oasis.

Are You Ready to Install a Hot Tub with Mufson Pools?

Whether you’re hosting a party or just looking to liven up your outdoor living space, installing a new hot tub can make your backyard the envy of your neighborhood. Visit our Luxury hot tub showroom featuring Marquis Spas to learn more today, located at 49 Oak Street in Norwood, NJ. We specialize in installing and building both custom gunite hot tubs and prefabricated luxury spas! Are you ready to install a hot tub in time for an upcoming staycation?

Dial (201) 768-6844 today to talk with our hot tub and spa professionals today!


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