Category Archives: DIY Hot Tub Building

This blog covers everything you need to know about building your own DIY Hot Tub. From planning to plumbing, I cover it all.

Should I use a Cartridge Filter or a Sand Filter in my Hot Tub?

Cartridge Filter

Cartridge filters and sand filters are two of the most popular methods for filtering water in a hot tub. There is no right answer to whether you should use one or the other, but there are some important differences between them that you should be aware of before making your choice:

How to build a Concrete Lounger for your Pool, Cocktail Pool, Spool or Hot Tub

How to build a concrete pool lounger

If you want to make your Pool, Cocktail Pool, Spool or Hot Tub even more comfortable and relaxing for the family, then building a concrete lounger is an excellent idea.

There are many ways to create one of these chairs – but this blog post will focus on how to build a simple concrete lounger that can be used in any type of pool.

What is the best method to heat my DIY Hot Tub?

Best way to Heat a Hot Tub

What is the best way to heat my DIY Hot Tub? This is a question that many people ask about their hot tub. In this blog post, we will discuss various ways to do just that. We will look at the advantages and disadvantages of each method.

ULTIMATE Guide to building a DIY Plunge Pool

Plunge Pool DIY

Having a DIY plunge pool in your back yard doesn’t get any better in those hot summer months! Did you know however, that they are easier to build than you think? In this article we are going to look at all the different variables you are going to need to consider to build your ultimate DIY plunge pool. Don’t worry, as I have already said it is easier than you think.

A Guide to Hot Tub Electrics

Hot Tub Electrics

Hot Tub electrics is kind of essential. If you have opted to heat your Hot Tub with an electric heater, you are going to need electricity. Pretty obvious right? OK, but in most instances, it is not just a case of plugging into an outlet. You need to have a dedicated supply for your Hot Tub. But what does that look like? In this article, we’ll explain a bit more about the electrics and requirements for your Hot Tub.

The ULTIMATE guide to Hot Tub Lights in your DIY Hot Tub

Thin Hot Tub Light

You lift the cover on your DIY Hot Tub build. You can feel the heat rise, the steam hits your face. Your water is beautifully clear and the soothing colours gradually fade from red, to green, to blue, to white, ah bliss. The hot tub light, as with any “scene” really sets the ambiance so it is really important to get it right. In this blog post we are going to discuss how to install lighting into your DIY Hot Tub build. We are going to assume that you have built your tub out of bricks or concrete as we did in our own guide.