Tyler Ford, service technician with Southern Pools and Spas, balances the water on a Caldera Freshwater Salt System spa. Hot tub valet services deliver profits, other benefitsBy David Conrads For many spa retailers, starting a hot tub valet service is an enticing but formidable task. Typically offered on a weekly,
Retailers and manufacturers offer advice on proper chemical care for swim spas By David Conrads For many swim spa owners, water chemistry can be bewildering and intimidating. Chemical packaging is typically geared toward dosage for hot tubs; dosage on pool chemicals is likewise packaged for swimming pools. Given the size difference,
RB Retail & Service Solutions updates SQLSponsored Content*By SpaRetailer on behalf of RB Retail & Service Solutions It’s the dream — one piece of software that will manage all the nuances of a hot tub and swimming pool retail and service business. While there are lots of great point-of-sale options on
How one company is increasing customer retention for retailersBy Nick Ryan Tim Rodger was faced with a problem: His spa customers were complaining about maintenance and sensitivities with traditional chemicals. After working with chemists to develop a solution, in 1994 Rodger released Spa Marvel Water Treatment & Conditioner, an enzyme-based
The water care solution that removes grime from hot tub pipes By Keith Loria Even the best maintained hot tubs need a strong cleaning on the inside from time to time, as contaminants such as gunk, bacteria, mold, surface grit, oils and other hard to remove pollutants can build up.