Tammy Broccas August 21, 2018
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Deciding to buy a hot tub is an incredibly exciting time, however, it is important to not get caught up in a moment of excitement and rush into making a purchase without being fully informed. Even when someone believes that they are making a great choice, there are several common hot tub purchasing mistakes that you may unknowingly make.

By knowing what to look out for in order to make the best decision and not later suffer from buyer’s remorse, read the article below. We will highlight the most common buying mistakes for you to avoid so that you can make the best choice.

Choosing the Wrong Location

Don’t make the mistake of purchasing a hot tub until you have carefully thought out where you will put it. Once filled with water and people, a hot tub weighs over 4,000 pounds, so it needs to have proper support. Always consult with an engineer if you are planning to place on a deck or patio to ensure that the structure is strong enough to support it safely. Avoid placing in areas which are prone to flooding or near sand which can damage the mechanical components.

Choosing The Cheapest Model

A too good to be true sale or clearance price tag may be enticing and technically save you money up front but will almost always end up costing you more in the long run. Low-end hot tubs cost more money for ongoing cleaning chemicals, repairs and usually have parts that fail sooner and need to be replaced.

Instead of just basing your decision on the price tag, think about what the overall cost of the hot tub will be over its lifetime. Higher quality, more expensive models will have excellent energy efficiency, require minimal maintenance and cleaning and will be supported by a comprehensive warranty…

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