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How to Identify a Quality Softub

You are ready to buy a Softub, but you need to make sure that you are buying a quality tub. A quick internet search will turn up several articles on how to identify a high quality traditional hot tub. But, what about people like you who are looking for a

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Genius Ideas to design privacy for your Softub

Maybe you need privacy for a romantic evening in your Softub? Maybe you just need to block out the rest of the world as you enjoy some much needed stress relief? Whatever the reason, most Softub owners want some amount of privacy surrounding their Softub. We have put together 5

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How will a Softub affect your utility bill

Softubs caught your eye because of their portability and ease of use, but before you plunge into Softub ownership you’re wondering how much does it cost to run a hot tub and how Softub will affect your utility bill. We’ve got the breakdown and we think you’ll be pleasantly surprised.

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Stay hydrated while you hot tub

Whether it is 8 glasses a day, your body weight in ounces or any of the other calculations out there, drinking water is a must. Your body is made up of mostly water, so it stands to reason that water is what it needs to function properly. Soaking in hot

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Stay limber after 50

You’ve heard it said that youth is wasted on the young. The older you get the more you believe that to be true. At the time you didn’t know that you were taking for granted all of the things that you could easily do. Now that you are aging and

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Hydrotherapy for Autism

As a parent of a child with autism, you are always on the lookout for ways to help your child be the best they can be. When you come across something that can bring enjoyment and help your child, you jump on it. A hot tub, even a small Softub

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Softub Enhancement

In recent years the trend in America has been minimalism and simplicity. Softubs totally embrace that idea of simplicity. Our lightweight tubs are not complicated, but they totally get the job done when it comes to relaxation and hydrotherapy.  These accessories can keep things simple while increasing the enjoyment of

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Softubs can actually save on water usage

From fibromyalgia and arthritis to back pain and knee pain, heat therapy from water can bring significant relief to those who suffer. For many that relief comes in the form of a hot bath every night. If your nightly routine includes drawing a bath, you may want to consider investing

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Softubs on Decks

In an ideal world you would pick out a hot tub then build a gorgeous deck that fits your hot tub perfectly. However, that is not a reality for most people as most of the time the deck comes first. A more typical scenario is having a perfectly functional deck

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7 Ways to Prevent Soreness After Exercise

“Feel the burn.”  “If it’s not hurting, it’s not working.” “No pain, No gain.” We have all heard the workout cliches that subtly, or not so subtly imply that there is a level of discomfort that comes with exercising. Although it is true that there will be some sore muscles

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Softubs for Motorcycle Enthusiasts

As fall approaches and the temperature cools, the open road starts calling to motorcycle enthusiasts across the country. Riding through the hills, taking in the beauty of the changing fall leaves, is an ideal way to spend the weekend. Unfortunately, as we age, those long rides leave us with a

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Add value to your vacation rental with a Softub

Vacation Rentals by owner are becoming increasingly popular. As the owner of a vacation home, you know that the competition is steep when it comes to attracting guests. Guests want the most amenities for the best price. That leaves you constantly on the lookout for new ways to attract guests

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Softub to help fight the common cold

Headache, stuffy nose, cough, congestion and an overall feeling of ick! These are just a few of the symptoms that come along with the common cold. It may be common, but it is uncomfortable and inconvenient. Getting rid of a cold isn’t always an easy task, but your Softub may

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Best Times to Softub

  There are hundreds of reasons for you to jump in your Softub and we have yet to meet a Softub owner that needs an excuse to take a soak, but just in case you are looking for a good reason to use your Softub, we have put together a

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Ideal Length of Time to Softub

As soon as you take your first soak in a Softub, you know that you could easily spend hours basking in its greatness. Unfortunately, spending hours on end in your Softub might not be so healthy. Too much time in the heat can cause lightheadedness, dizzy feelings and nausea. This

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Softubs can enhance your Athletic Performance

You are on the court, you hear the rhythmic thud of the ball, the squeak of your shoes on the court, and the satisfying swish of the net as you make a great shot. You know that you are on your game today. Unfortunately, no matter what your sport of

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Can your Softub improve the old grey matter?

The older you get the more grey starts coming into your life. You start getting more and more grey hairs and you have to pay more attention to sharpening that old grey matter that is underneath all of those grey hairs. Keeping your brain sharp is vital to feeling youthful

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Accessorize your Outdoor set-up

Recent pool and spa marketing research shows there are over 7.3 million hot tubs in operation in the United States. You can assume that a fair amount of those are in-home hot tubs and you just joined the ranks when you purchased your Softub. But, you have never liked being

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Summer Softub reading list

Whether it’s a thriller that makes you jump out of your skin or a romantic book that carries you away to a love filled land, reading is a favorite pastime for millions of Americans. Why not try combining your love for books with your new found love…your Softub. The warm

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Hot Tub Tax Relief

This article appeared in the June 2018 edition of Aqua Magazine, a trade publication dedictated to the pool and spa industry. It was written by the magazine’s editor, Scott Webb. I’VE ALWAYS BELIEVED that one day hot tubs will get full credit for the health benefits they provide and be

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Softub for workout recovery

The exhilaration that you feel during an intense workout session is what keeps you going, but the day or two after that workout can be pretty brutal. Your muscles are sore, your joints are stiff, and it takes a few days for you to be able to resume your regular

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Essential Accessories

If you recently purchased a Softub, you are undoubtedly falling in love with the ease and convenience of your Softub. If you are a long time Softub owner, you are still loving the ease and convenience that your Softub has brought you over the years. Whether you are brand new

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Nurse’s orders: Daily Softub Soak

As a nurse, you spend all day caring for other people. You put your heart and soul into caring for your patients. Every thought is consumed with what your patients need, what will make them comfortable and how you can ease their pain. When your shift finally ends and you

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Softubs ARE durable

As a Softub dealer, we are constantly dispelling myths about Softubs. Maybe people just think that Softubs are too good to be true, so they come up with reasons that they couldn’t be as good as everyone says. One of the biggest myths is that Softubs are inflatable, which they

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Get your Softub ready for summer

With the dog days of summer quickly approaching, you might not be thinking about your Softub, but you should be. Your Softub will need just a little bit of loving care as you head into summer. Many of these things are just general routine maintenance, but the changing season is

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Routine Maintenance

We are always talking about how easy it is to install and own a Softub and it is true! Softubs are easy! Unfortunately, Softubs are not magical and they do require some routine maintenance. We have put together 5 simple things that need to be done to keep your Softub

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Softub Owner’s Testimonials

We could write a hundred articles telling you how great our Softubs are, but we think it means a whole lot more when our customers tell you what they think. Check out these great testimonials from real life Softub owners. RON Ron has been a Softub owner for 16 years.

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Father’s Day Softub

He is always working hard, sacrificing his time and money for the good of the family. He’s there to listen and help whenever he can…he’s dad. Even when he drives you crazy, you still love him and deep down you know that you owe him far more than you can

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Softub App

Have you downloaded the Softub Express App yet? It is a great resource for Softub owners and those who are thinking about investing in a Softub. With over 20 features it is so much more than just a hot tub app. For Softub Owners Our app is a great resource

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Memorial Day Party Ideas

Memorial Day is the perfect holiday for hosting an outdoor party for your friends and family. This year, you purchased a Softub so you already know that you will be hosting and you have the perfect centerpiece for your party, but what else should you do? Decorations You will want

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Soak away your motorcycle riding pains

The open road, the wind in your face, the sun on your back, and the roar of a motor in your ears, sounds like your ideal weekend. There is nothing you would rather do than ride around the country on your motorcycle, taking in new sights and exploring the beautiful

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Easy Softub Setup

One of the greatest features of a Softub is that they have a plug and play style setup. With 10 simple steps that can easily be completed by one person. You can’t ask for an easier setup. When that truck pulls up and your Softub is rolled off. You are

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Softub vs. Hard Tub

Stress-free relaxation, relief from sore tense muscles, better sleep, we all know the benefits of owning a hot tub, but the thought of investing in a hot tub of your own seems daunting. Traditional, acrylic hot tubs are expensive to purchase, expensive to run, and that doesn’t even take into

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Hitting the road? Be sure to pack a Softub!

If you don’t know where you’re going, any road will get you there.  — Lewis Carroll That pretty much sums up the RV life, doesn’t it? Life on the open road, adventure around every bend. New discoveries to be made, and new places to explore. After all that adventuring, wouldn’t it

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How to buy a hot tub at a home show

If you’re hot tub shopping and doing your research, you’ll come across a number of articles online urging you not to purchase a hot tub at a home show. We disagree, so long as you follow some simple guidelines. After all, home shows are fun! It’s a SHOW – enjoy

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Recharge in a Softub

Do you remember that Dolly Parton song, 9-to-5? It may be from the 80’s, but goodness the lyrics still ring true today. After all, who doesn’t tumble out of bed, stumble to the kitchen, and pour themselves a cup of ambition? Who doesn’t feel like they’re working hard every day,

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Cold weather hot tub use tips

Soaking in your Softub on a cold winter day can be just the thing to warm you up and rejuvenate you after a long cold week. Unfortunately, soaking in a hot tub during the winter months can also seem a bit daunting and might cause some people to avoid their

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Hydrotherapy For You and Your Kids – At Home!

Raising a child is an art form all its own. Children can have very short attention spans – who can blame them? The bombardment of information they are processing 24/7 in our busy, high tech society can overwhelm even the best behaved and most composed – heck, it overwhelms most

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Hot tubbin’ with Type 2 diabetes?

Recently, it seems that there has been a flood of new research showing all of the amazing health benefits that hot tubs can offer for various diseases, Type 2 diabetes is no exception! The New England Journal of Medicine recently published their findings on a study of hot tub use

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Softubbin In The Dark!

Softubs are a joy to use at any time, in any weather, but there’s just something about soaking in the dark that takes the experience to another level. The cool, crisp air. The stars above. The quiet. It all helps you to sink deeper into the moment. Focused, your senses

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Soak In A Softub and Sleep Better

Using your Softub for 15-20 minutes every day can relieve muscle tension, stress, and ease your mind so you can sleep better. Of course longer, more frequent soak sessions are even better! Any hot Softub time is time well spent. There’s actually a bit of science behind this strategy of

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Carpal tunnel symptoms? Get relief in your Softub!

Click, click, click, click, click. Tap, tap. Tap, tap, tap. Click, click, click, click. Click, click. Tap. Sound familiar? How many hours a day do you spend clicking and tapping way on your computer keyboard? Or swiping and tapping on your smartphone? Working. Shopping. Banking. Chatting with friends and family.

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The Softub Difference

Softubs are different, and it’s the differences that make them great. “Sure,” you’re thinking. That’s what they all say. But Softubs really ARE different. One look will tell you that. But that’s just the start … First of all, don’t think of a Softub as a soft-sided hot tub. While

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Tom Thornbury’s Vision

ANYbody, ANY body part, ANYwhere, ANY time. That’s the Softub difference – and it’s all because of Softub founder Tom Thornbury’s vision to develop an efficient, portable, true hydrotherapy spa. Hydrotherapy Tom wanted to create a spa that would offer true, beneficial hydrotherapy for any body part on any size

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No, it’s NOT an inflatable hot tub!

It’s a common misconception. And if we’re honest, it sort of makes us crazy. We hear it all the time at shows. But no, Softubs are not inflatable hot tubs. They’re real, honest-to-goodness hot tubs that will provide you with years of worry-free enjoyment. Yes, they’re portable. But you don’t

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Yes, you CAN use your Softub indoors!

You know a Softub is comfortable, portable, and easy to use. But did you know you can also use your Softub indoors? It’s true! If you’d like to use yours indoors, just follow these simple tips to get the best experience: Where you place it matters Be sure to place

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Supercharge Your Sedentary Time!

If you’re going to be sitting at home, you may as well be sitting in a hot tub! Here are just a handful of hot tub hobby hints… Morning coffee Hot coffee in your hot tub to start the day – Why wouldn’t ya? Evening cocktails Why sit on that

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Testimonials

People everywhere are falling in love with Softubs! From the easy installation, to the portability, comfort and affordability – the reasons are endless. But don’t just take our word for it. Listen to our customers tell you why, in their own words. Chris and MaryAnn have been Softub owners for

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When your hot tub guests won’t leave

Not too long ago, we received a letter: Dear Softub Express, A few weeks ago, we had some friends over. The evening went great! We had a cookout, enjoyed some hot tub time, and in general just had a lot of fun with our friends. But, as my wife and

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Crazy life? Make it a great life with a Softub.

Some days are just … long. You sleep through the alarm, or it doesn’t go off at all. By the time you make it out of the house it’s in shambles! Child number one spilled her cereal and child number two couldn’t decide between eggs and toast or a granola

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Hot tub accessories

With the holidays approaching, everyone is on the lookout for that perfect gift. If anyone on your shopping list is a hot tub owner, some new accessories for their hot tub would, without a doubt, be a fantastic gift! Hot tubs are calming and relaxing, but the right accessories can

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Everything you need to know about hot tub chemistry

If the thought of keeping hot tub chemicals balanced is keeping you from getting a hot tub, fear not! With this simple guide you won’t have to worry about keeping chemicals balanced. You can put your focus back on the fun and relaxation that comes along with hot tub ownership.

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Find your zen with hot tub yoga

Namaste. There’s nothing quite like yoga class for helping you find inner peace. First you pack your gym bag, then you drive to the gym and change in the locker room, and finally you try to nail your poses in a room full of other people who all seem better

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One Day Only-Black Friday Deals!

$50 for 50% deals With the purchase of $50.00 or more in regular priced products on Black Friday ONLY: Receive a Tub Guard cover at 50% off( Limit 1) Receive an Aqua Tray at 50% off (Limit 1) Receive any in-stock InSPAration fragrance at 50% off (Limit 2) Receive a

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Softub’s Electrical

Your Softub has been carefully engineered to provide maximum safety against electrical shock. Installation must be within 10 feet of a three-wire grounded outlet with an isolated power supply of 15 amps (110-120volts). The outlet should be a minimum of 5 feet from thespa. Connecting the Softub to an improperly

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Outdoor Set-up Tips

Your hot tub can be used for more than just therapeutic and recreational purposes. With a few simple steps, your spa will become a piece of décor that will accent your backyard beautifully. Tips from Softub Express.

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Enjoy yoga in your Softub

Yoga is growing in popularity because this practice is excellent for improving or resolving many problems of the mind, body and spirit. In fact, a great place to practice hot tub yoga is at home in your very own personal hot tub retreat!

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Home Spa Day: A How-to

A home spa day is about taking the time to relax and focus on yourself and if you are one of the lucky people with a Softub at home, you are in for some ultimate pampering! Try these steps and turn your hot tub into the ultimate in-home-spa experience. Relax

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You Deserve Relaxation!

Enjoy pampering with a difference—anytime, anywhere. Relax, rejuvenate, and enjoy while soothing jets provide ultimate hydrotherapy. Softubs are light, portable, comfortable, and environmentally friendly. Whether inside or outdoors, a Softub can change your favorite spot into an oasis of relaxation. Softub is designed to deliver stress-free quality time, bringing tranquility

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