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The answers to all of your hot tub related questions

Hot Tub Shopping FAQ’s

The price of a hot tub can vary. However, we have hot tubs in all price ranges for everyone.

Hot tub prices are not an industry secret. The main reason they are not displayed on the manufacturer’s website or most dealers’ websites is that prices vary, depending on several important factors. However, we always make sure we have great hot tubs in every price range to fit everyone’s needs.

How Much Does a Hot Tub Cost?

This depends on the usage, the most energy efficient hot tubs average $10-$20 month.

The cost will depend on a few different factors. These include the ambient temperature outside, the size of your hot tub, and the frequency of use.

The most energy efficient spas on the market cost as little as $10-$20/ month to run.

How Much Does a Hot Tub Cost to Run?



Chosing the right size hot tub can be daunting. You’ll want to consider how many people will be using the tub and what will be a good fit for your family. We are happy to point you in the right direction.

The key to a hot tub that is enjoyed to the full and used all the time is one that fits you correctly, and is big enough to do the job. We want to help you find the perfect hot tub for your family.We have hot tubs in every price range for every family. Choosing a hot tub can seem like a daunting task, we’re here to help!

Setting Up a Spa is Easier Than You May Think!

We recommend the Freshwater Salt System for the best water care experience.

This system can improve your well-being in three key areas: It provides the ultimate experience in relaxation, they help support a healthy and active lifestyle, and they’re convenient and simple to maintain. When you spend less time caring for your spa, you have more time to enjoy the benefits.

What are the benefits of a Salt Water Hot Tub?

Buying a used hot tub can be a good option. However, we recommend buying a new hot tub with a full warranty.

While buying a used hot tub can seem like a great and viable option. There are a few things to consider. If something goes wrong you’re stuck. However, if you buy a new hot tub you will receive a full warranty and can rest easy. Buying a used hot tub from an individual is very much like a shot in the dark. You’ll never really know how that hot tub was maintained, or if proper water care was part of its history. Good water care is the key to getting a full life out of a hot tub.

The smart way to buy a used hot tub


There are situations where you can claim your hot tub on your taxes with a doctors recommendation.

If your doctor has recommended hot water therapy for chronic medical issues or another event that has caused physical trauma, you may be able to claim part of your hot tub purchase as a medical deduction. We recommend consulting your doctor to discuss if this would be an option for you.

Can a hot tub purchase be claimed as a deduction on your taxes?

Hot Tub Use FAQ’s


As long as your hot tub is well maintained and cared for, you can use your hot tub as many times as you want!

“With a hot tub at home, it’s easy to enjoy the benefits of hydro-therapy 24/7 without a costly appointment.
Powerful heated jet streams knead away neck, shoulder, back, and even mind tension, leaving you ready and energized to face another hectic day. As long as your hot tub is well maintained you can, like so many other Hot Spring Spa owners, enjoy your hot tub every day. “

3 Ways to Boost Health in Your Portable Spa

When you feel a migraine coming on, grab a cold compress—a couple if you have them handy. Head out to the hot tub, and get yourself full immersed. Increasing circulation to your extremities will immediately help dilate blood vessels in your feet and hands.

When the migraine comes, use your hot tub

Excessive lotions and other grooming products (make up, hair gel) also cause negative side effects with hot tub water. If you can remember, do shower before heading over to your friend’s place, and resist the urge to use a lot of extra grooming products that can end up creating issues for your friend’s tub later.

Using a friend’s hot tub? Be a good hot tub guest

Depending on the age of the kids in the spa, it’s also important to keep a few things in mind to make sure the tubbing is worry-free for all involved.

Enjoying Your Spa at Home with the Kids

Basically, hydrotherapy is using water to relieve discomfort and pain and promote physical well-being. As a therapy, it’s nothing new as people have been using water to relieve aches and pains for centuries.

Hydrotherapy – What is it and How Can it Improve Your Life?

We’d like to submit to you that the winter time is absolutely one of the BEST times to use your hot tub! It will warm you up, give you a break from the hustle & bustle, allow you get some quiet time on a crisp winter night…it’s good for you 365 days a year, trust us!

Winter Tips for Your Hot Tub

A number of things related to a soak help your body relax and prepare for sleep. One of the key factors is simply the hot (102-104 degrees) water: raising your core body temperature sets your body up to automatically cool down after leaving the tub. To your anatomy, this is a signal that it’s time to sleep.

Need a Good Night’s Sleep? Hot Tub Before Bed

Hot tubs only need to be re-filled once every few months, meaning that a hot tub does not put the kind of daily strain on our water supply that something like regular long, hot showers or baths do.

Want to Waste Less Water? Use Your Hot Tub!

Hot Tub Maintenance FAQ’s

A good cover is essential for minimizing heat loss. Whether anyone likes it, a cover should really be replaced at least every four years.

Winter Tips for Your Hot Tub

We know a lot of folks tend to curb their hot tub use in the colder time of the year.

If you’re one of those folks, we want to offer some advice on some things to definitely NOT do during wintertime with your hot tub.

Five winter hot tub no-no’s

This depends on the usage, the most energy efficient hot tubs average $10-$20 month.

“The cost will depend on a few different factors. These include the ambient temperature outside, the size of your hot tub, and the frequency of use.

The most energy efficient spas on the market cost as little as $10-$20/ month to run. “

How Much Does a Hot Tub Cost to Run?

Hot Spring Spas draw less energy than a 40 watt light bulb when not in use! Really, you can afford to keep it running and hot and not worry about any extra energy expense.

Winter Tips for Your Hot Tub

Hot Tub Installation FAQ’s

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Both 110v and 220v spas will keep the water hot around the clock.

220v spas can heat the water while the jets are on high or low. 110v spas can only heat the water while the jets are on low.”

What’s the difference between 110v and 220v hot tubs?

A hot tub has components that will need service at some point.

Do not build a hot tub’s equipment side in to a deck with no access!

Want to build your hot tub into a deck? Take note of these tips!

Yes! We Are Open!

Homeland Security deems pool and spa maintenance, & the manufacturing and distribution of sanitizing chemicals, as essential.

We are committed to continue providing exceptional service for you, our customers.  In order to better serve you during this time we are currently offering a variety of services to ensure your experience with all of us here at Oregon Hot Tub & AllSpa continues to be excellent.

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We look forward to assisting you in these new ways.

Thank you,

The Oregon Hot Tub & AllSpa Family