Tag Archives: Spas

Spas Are Not Miniature Pools

Pool water. Spa water. Pretty much the same thing, right? Wrong! Spa water is a lot different than pool water and there are several reasons why. Number one is the water temperature. A pool generally will be kept somewhere from … Continue reading

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Why not buy a spa?

Why should you buy a spa? The bigger question is why shouldn’t you? With winter coming on it’s the best time of year to relax in a hot soothing body of water. You deserve the rest and relaxation that a … Continue reading

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30 Years & Counting!

2014!  Wow, what a number, or should I say what a year.  Yes, 2014 just began, but it is a big year for me, as it marks my 30th anniversary with Eastgate Pools.  While I don’t remember the exact date, … Continue reading

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Did you know?

Did you know? That the White House Pool was built in 1975 by President Gerald Ford. To make the pool more efficient, the pool cabana was renovated for better solar heating. There was a swimming pool built inside by FDR … Continue reading

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Spa Cartridges

  The root of many spa problems, both in terms of water quality, as well as water flow, is quite simple: the cartridge filter(s). I cannot stress to new and old spa owners alike how crucial it is to be … Continue reading

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Hot Tubs and College Football

Hot tub season has seemingly become a year-round thing, but most will agree that the best time to use a hot tub is the fall and winter.  There’s something about watching the trees change colors while listening to your favorite … Continue reading

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Is It A Spa Or A Hot Tub?

“What’s the difference?”  It is an age-old question and the two terms have become pretty much come to mean the same thing.  But they are different.  A ‘Hot Tub’ historically has been associated with a big round wooden vat, with … Continue reading

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So How’s The Economy?

Judging from our recent sales, things are looking up.  We’ve had the best year EVER in early hot tub sales.  Maybe it is because of the 50+ specials we bought direct from a manufacturer.  As these are model closeouts, home … Continue reading

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Super Hot Hot Tub News

If you’ve been considering a hot tub purchase, you should stop in as soon as possible.  We just made a special purchase of hot tubs from Four Winds Manufacturing.  These are display tubs from Home Shows and State fairs.  They … Continue reading

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Time To Change The Hot Tub Water

Why not?  The fall season is upon us and after that comes winter.  The last thing you want to do is try and change it in the heart of the winter when it is bitter cold.  So let’s do the … Continue reading

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Do You Have An IPhone Or IPod?

Bring it to the store and we’ll plug it into the docking station of our Sundance Hot Tub.  Chances are your music will sound it’s very best.  I have a great inventory of Sundance Hot Tubs that have iPod Docking … Continue reading

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Max’s Big Bargain Spa Tent Sale

We’ve turned into Tent City here at Eastgate Pools & Spas.  Not only do we have two outdoor tents featuring 1200 sq. ft. of outdoor casual furniture demos and special deals, we now have a third tent set up with … Continue reading

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See Us At The Home And Garden Show . . . Get your Hot Tub!!

Eastgate Pools is prominently displayed at this year’s Fifth Third Bank Cincinnati Home and Garden Show at the Duke Energy Convention Center.  There—did I get all the sponsor’s names in that sentence?  Kind of like a NASCAR race. Anyway, our … Continue reading

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Don’t Worry Be Happy

We just had a customer in the store today who has had their hot tub for a total of three days and they came in for their very first water test as proud new owners of their hot tub.  They … Continue reading

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