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Ready for spring WILDFLOWERS and WATERFALLS?

Ready for spring WILDFLOWERS and WATERFALLS?

Spring in Colorado brings many changes in the weather. Part of that is beautifully sunny days when all you want to do it get outside and enjoy why many of us chose to live in Colorado: the beautiful scenery and outdoor activities. Here is a great blog to enjoy by The Denver Ear with some … Read More

Hot Spring Spas in the News

Hot Spring Spas in the News

Hot Spring Spas are in the news again. This time for the much anticipated “Spaman” launch. Get all the details in the original story released by Olympic Hot Tubs. Hot Spring Spas and SpaceX Team Up To Launch “Spaman” On Next Falcon Heavy Launch

Create a Backyard Retreat – Getting Started

Create a Backyard Retreat – Getting Started

Have you thought about creating a backyard retreat? Its not too early to start planning. With a little planning now, you can have a beautiful and comfortable backyard retreat this summer you and your family will want to stay home for. Here are a few suggestions to get your planning started. Think water, fire and … Read More

IHT Holiday Hours

We want to be sure you know about our holiday hours. We wish you a Merry Christmas and a happy holiday season. You can also call in your filter and water care orders with free shipping with orders over $75 to save you some time in this busy holiday season. 303-296-7727.

Dazzling Fall Gardens

Dazzling Fall Gardens

I am a gardener. I love getting my yard in shape and Fall is the perfect time for a new look. I came across this great article and want to share it with you so you can have the best Fall yard possible. The only other thing I’d add is a hot tub, of course. … Read More

Understand Stress, Then Hot Tub It Away

Understand Stress, Then Hot Tub It Away

Last year I became a member of the 90%. You might not have heard of this one, but it is the percentage of adult doctor visits caused by stress. Around 43% of adults will suffer from stress at some point in their lives. Less money coming in along with housing and children-based costs caused major … Read More

20 minutes in the Spa for Improved Health, Hot Tubs Arvada

20 minutes in the Spa for Improved Health, Hot Tubs Arvada

For generations, people have been using hot tubs to relieve aches and pains, reduce stress and entertain family and friends. But regular hydrotherapy has some amazing health benefits as well. Here are three ways 20 minutes in the spa a few times a week can improve your health. Cardiovascular Benefits The body uses energy to … Read More

Top Benefits of Hot Water Immersion, Hot Tubs Lakewood

Top Benefits of Hot Water Immersion, Hot Tubs Lakewood

The modern hot tub offers families, singles, and even retirees’ a convenient place to relax and rejuvenate from the comfort and privacy of home. If you’re considering your options with a spa, and wondering what you have to gain, here are the top three benefits of hot water immersion. Decreased Stress Hot tubs combine elevated … Read More

Hot Tub Health Benefits for an Active Lifestyle

Those of us with an active lifestyle are always looking for way to improve our workout and recovery. If you fit in this category, let us help. We found a great blog post by Caldera Spas titled “5 Health Benefits of a Hot Tub for Active People“. Here is a quick list of their top … Read More

So many events to enjoy in Denver, June 3 & 4

Let’s kick off summer with one of the best weekends in June. There are so many great event in Denver during the summer months. June kicks off two of the best. The People’s Fair – Art & Music Festival “People’s Fair is Denver’s oldest neighborhood festival and famous for bringing together a diverse population to … Read More

The Useful Nature of a Lap Pool, Swim Spas for Sale Aurora

With health and entertainment benefits, a swim spa is an exciting investment. But, it’s also practical. Here’s some information on the useful nature of the modern swim spa, and some of the ways you can benefit. Therapeutic Health Benefits Time in the swim spa resolves a variety of aches and pains, reducing stress that triggers … Read More

Hot Tub Dealer Denver Shares Tips for Stress Relief

“Educating people on the effects of stress and how to fight it is a smart strategy for long term health and wellness”, said Jill Seng of International Hot Tub Company. Here are three quick stress-busting tips to help people deal with their stressful lives. Sink into a Relaxing Hot Tub – When life gets tough, … Read More

A Quality Spa Cover Can Save You Money, Hot Tub Dealer Denver

Maintaining an enjoyable, low cost, energy efficient spa has everything to do with choosing the right cover. If you love using your spa, and you’re interested in maximizing your investment, here are three ways a quality hot tub cover can save you money. Heat Retention The right cover insulates heat that’s already collected in the … Read More

The Benefits of Hydrotherapy for Hot Tubbing

Buoyancy, heat and massage create the wellness effects of hot tubbing. This is defined as hydrotherapy- the therapeutic use of warm water. Our bodies weigh 90% less in water, reducing the pressure of gravity on our muscles and joints and therefore giving us a sense of weightlessness and buoyancy. Heated water raises our body temperature, … Read More

The Perfect Thanksgiving Bird on the Perfect Grill

Thanksgiving is in a couple of days! According to the National Turkey Federation, Americans will consume around 45 million turkeys on a day filled with gratitude and togetherness. From IHT to your home, a little guide on selecting the Perfect Turkey for your Big Green Egg grill and/or Weber this holiday season! You may feel option overload…but relax.  … Read More

hot tubbing in the snow teaser…(just text up for draft now)

BUT using your hot tub in the snowy, wintry months is a great way to prevent sickness. Hot tubbing flushes out toxins and refreshes our lungs with cold air, which helps with coughs. And hot tubbing in the snow is an incredible way to beat cabin fever! Additionally, a hot tub is a great way … Read More

Spa Stories from Boulder

Just some kind words from some of our fave customers. There’s more where that came from. We’re in it for a lifetime (literally and figuratively).  

End Back Pain With a Regular Spa Use – Used Hot Tubs Highlands Ranch

Hot tubs and spas have been used for centuries to relieve nagging pain in the lower and upper back, shoulder area or both. What about as a long-term solution, can a spa help with lasting relief? Here are three ways to end chronic back pain with regular hot tub use. Elevated, Sustained Heat – For relieving … Read More

De-Stress December in a Hot Tub

    Don’t let Frosty melt in your hot tub this season! It’s easy to overlook him when you’re busy putting the tree up, decorating, shopping, meal prepping for parties, grading exam papers, and all the endless December activities! Now that I have your attention…It’s so important to carve time out each day to unwind … Read More

Staff Profile: Kimberly Pettinger

photo: Kimberly and family Length of time at IHT: 3 years My job at IHT: Delivery Department. I schedule and coordinate all the hot tub deliveries and crews. Plus a variety of Customer Care areas and bookkeeping. Hometown: Colorado native – Westminster Sports Team: Denver Broncos all the way Favorite thing about Colorado: The weather … Read More

Swim Spas and Staying Fit During the Holidays

  Michelle Hughes does the freestyle at Ironman Boulder in August 2016. This time of year brings longer nights and stressful holiday schedules, so it can be difficult getting that daily workout in. That’s not to add to the fact that we are often surrounded by yummy, tempting holiday treats and meals often loaded with fat and … Read More

Planning Your Spa Purchase – Hot Tubs, Swim Spas Denver

Winter is the Perfect Time to Start Planning Your Hot Tub Purchase The weather may be cold, but it’s also a great time to plan for a new hot tub. Planning ahead is how you make an informed decision when it comes to a spa that fits your needs and budget. If you’re considering adding … Read More

Boost Your Immune System with a Hot Tub this Winter

Now that the holidays are over, it’s three long months till spring. More intentionality with our lifestyles this time of year can help prevent some of the negative side effects people often face in winter. Are you finding yourself or loved ones sick this week? Boosting your immunity and avoiding a trip to the doctor is … Read More

Super Bowl Sunday Bison Burgers Recipe

Bison Burgers With Drunken Onions   For Burgers: 1 1/2 lb. ground bison1 T. Worcestershire saucesalt and pepper as neededcanola oil as needed4 slices Colby Jack cheese (or whatever you want)4 Brioche rollsField Greens For Onions: 1 large white onion – julienne1 T. olive oil2 T. butter1 T. brown sugarpinch red pepper flakes1/2 oz. Whiskey

Hot Tubs and Mood Lighting

With your Hot Spring or Caldera Spa, you’re already gaining numerous benefits in life: relaxation, wellness, stress relief, healthier relationships, and massage therapy.  But there’s another less-talked-about benefit that we often take for granted, especially during long, dark winter months. Take advantage of MOOD lighting with your hot tub, often thought of as chromatherapy. The … Read More

Staff Profile: Ricky Hiner

photo: Ricky and family Length of time at IHT: Since April, 2003: Almost 14 years! My job at IHT: I have done almost everything, I started cleaning showrooms and offices, became a sales assistant and moved into sales, did bookkeeping, scheduling, deliveries, service, and currently I am the Operations and Finance Manager. Inspiration to work … Read More

Shape Up in an IHT Endless Pools Swim Spa for 2017

Austin Mitchell kills it at Ironman Boulder, August 2016. Read more about him here.  Happy New Year! We hope yours is fantastic and rewarding thus far!  Are you looking for new ideas to get in shape for spring and summer 2017? Remember, as we love to say, summer bodies are made in the winter!

Beat Winter Blues in the Hot Tub

The holidays are over and a new year is upon us. It’s easier to be down in the dumps this time of year; depression is more common, and if you’re single on Valentine’s Day, that doesn’t help either! 

Planning for 2017: Choosing Your Outside Setting

When you fantasize about the luxury of a personal hot tub in your own backyard, what do you see? Do you see scenes from that movie, Hot Tub Time Machine? For some, perhaps. Maybe you see family time, with the kids or grand kids. How about quiet time and relaxation: early, early morning. Just before … Read More

Limelight

Our Limelight line from Watkins Manufacturing, the maker of Hot Spring Spas, has many of the same features as the Highlife line. The spas are beautiful with an elegantly detailed spa shell, and the seating is spacious and incredibly comfortable. The cabinets are well-built with steel frames and low-maintenance ELMwood simulated wood. Limelight use the … Read More

Lakewood Hot Tub Dealer Shares Health Tips for the New Year

“While both eating better and getting more exercise are very good lifestyle changes, they aren’t the only ways to improve health”, said Jill Seng of International Hot Tub Company. Here are three easy ways to improve health for the New Year that anyone can do. Sleep Better and Longer by Adding a Portable Spa to … Read More

Using Your Outdoor Hot Tub in The Middle of Winter

Photo Credit: Imgur When the weather is cold and snowy, using your hot tub is more pleasurable than at any other time of year. That can’t be more obvious than by the way our monkey friends enjoy it, as seen in the photo above. It may seem that being in your bathing suit outside in … Read More

Nordic Spas at International Hot Tub Company

International Hot Tub Company has been known for nearly 40 years as offering the very best spas from Hot Spring Spas and Caldera Spas. But they are not the only manufacturer we represent.

Self-Improvement With a Portable Spa, Hot Tubs Sale Littleton

Lounging in the spa offers more than meets the eye. In fact, regular use contributes to optimal health and well being. Here are three self-improvement solutions and incredible health benefits to be gained from soaking in a hot tub. Alleviate Chronic Pain Hot tub heat therapy is an easy and effective way to feel better … Read More

Hot Tub for Improved Health, Hot Tubs Sale Highlands Ranch

The sensation of warm, massaging water on the body is incredible. Instantly, aches and pains decrease, as heat relieves sore, stiff muscles and joints. This is the spa lifestyle, and an easy method to hot tub your way to improved health. Banish Pain, Be Your Best Pain is distracting, whether it’s a stiff neck or … Read More

Choose Endless Pools Aquatic Fitness Systems for Optimal Wellness

Choose Endless Pools Aquatic Fitness Systems for Optimal Wellness

Fitness is in our DNA. Endless Pools Fitness Systems are designed with your well-being in mind. We are the most recognized name in aquatic fitness. Here’s why… Endless Pools is the pioneer of swim-in-place technology, the magic is in the machine – the Endless Pools Swim Machine, revolutionary underwater treadmill – the only one of … Read More

Staff Profile: Chris Pinter

Staff Profile: Chris Pinter

Length of time at IHT: Ten years. Favorite thing about Colorado: Mountains, camping, fishing and skiing. I love camping at Brainard Lake Recreation Area. Bucket list item: Ski the French Alps: Chamonix, foot of Mount Blanc, Vallee Blanche. Favorite hobby: Cooking seafood and traditional continental cuisine. Background: I began in 1980 doing hot tub service, … Read More

Choosing Your Hot Tub – Consider Your Dreams and Setting

Choosing Your Hot Tub – Consider Your Dreams and Setting

Your Hot Tub Dreams When you dream about the luxury of a personal hot tub in your own backyard, what do you dream about… family time: the kids or grand kids all relating to each other, enjoying spa time together. Remove the hectic distraction of today’s electronic devices and see what a difference communication can … Read More

IHT’s Longstanding Roots in Boulder

IHT’s Longstanding Roots in Boulder

Boulder, Colorado, home to the University of Colorado as well as tons of local shops and restaurants drawing thousands of tourists annually, is known as the fittest city in America with a 12% obesity rate. Located at the base of the great Rocky Mountains at 5430 feet above sea level, it is a mecca for … Read More

Swim Spas Dealer Supports Physical Therapy Month, Used Hot Tubs Boulder3

Swim Spas Dealer Supports Physical Therapy Month, Used Hot Tubs Boulder3

“National Physical Therapy Month is the perfect time to show people how they can effectively deal with pain without medications”, said Rich Hiner, president of International Hot Tub. Here are three simple tips for better pain management through therapy and other non-medication therapy. Use Hot Tub Hydrotherapy to Beat Pain – Hot tubs provide sustained … Read More

Smart Tips for New Spa Owners – Used Hot Tubs Boulder

Now that you’re a proud owner of an exciting hot tub, you may be wondering how to make the most of your investment. What would spa owners recommend? Here are a few things they would say – smart tips for new hot tub owners’ compliments of spa enthusiasts. Invest In a Quality Cover The benefits … Read More

Winterizing Your Hot Tub Cover

Winterizing Your Hot Tub Cover

To prolong the life of your hot tub cover, get it ready for Colorado’s long winter season. Save long-term and “keep a lid on it,” as they say. In most back yards the hot tub cover is the only thing that lies between the HotSpring or Caldera spa and frigid Colorado winter night temperatures. Here are … Read More

12 Benefits of Owning a Fireplace

12 Benefits of Owning a Fireplace

Fall is here, and temperatures are dropping at night. Pumpkin spice lattes, butternut squash soup and carving jack-o-lanterns are on our minds. Boots are out. Days are getting shorter. It is the season for gearing up for a long winter ahead. And with that comes moments of craving a warm fireplace on crisp fall evenings … Read More

Used Hot Tubs Denver, Swim Spas Dealer Shares Healthy Aging Tips

“With age, there are often physical restrictions that can make it difficult to maintain or improve health,” says Rich Hiner of International Hot Tub. Here are three ways to live healthier while getting older.  Improve Well-Being with a Denver Hot Tub – Adding a hot tub to the home, whether it’s a smaller portable spa … Read More

Hot Tubs and Family Health and Fitness Month

Hot Tubs and Family Health and Fitness Month

September is often thought of as a month of all seriousness – such as back-to-school and work for many families around the USA. However, don’t let it pass you by without a little fun in the sun. It holds that the last Saturday in September is always Family Health and Fitness Day USA, and 2016 marks … Read More

Swim Spas and Weight Loss

Swim Spas and Weight Loss

Endless Pools swim spas are the best full-body workouts for many reasons. They improve your muscle tone, heart health, and overall mental wellness. These remarkable machines provide numerous other health benefits while being easy on your joints compared to running on terrain. They also provide a prime opportunity for injury rehabilitation. They are a great option … Read More

Swim Spas, Endless Pools Denver, Dealer Shares Romance Tips

Swim Spas, Endless Pools Denver, Dealer Shares Romance Tips

“Romance is an important element in any love relationship,” says Rich Hiner of International Hot Tub. “Romantic connections also make relationships fun and exciting in ways physical connections cannot.” Here are three tips for stronger romantic relationships that everyone can do. Increase Romance with a Swim Spa at Home – Swim spas provide double the … Read More

Swim Spas Denver — Why It’s time to Invest in an Endless Pool, Sale

Swim Spas Denver — Why It’s time to Invest in an Endless Pool, Sale

Thinking about adding an exciting swim spa to your home, but need a few more reasons to invest? Swimming and spa relaxation at home are powerful motivators. Here are three more advantages of ownership. Compact Design Compact design enables most swim spas to fit practically anywhere – and that’s truly exciting. Swim laps in open … Read More

Using An Endless Pools Swim Spa To Achieve Your Goals

Using An Endless Pools Swim Spa To Achieve Your Goals

You may have been tuning in to the Rio Olympic Games these last couple of weeks. It is truly an inspiration to watch so many people who have sacrificed years and years of their time and energy for an honorable calling. What a joy it is to see all the countries of the world unite in … Read More

Olympic Gold & Silver Medalists Train in Endless Pools Swim Spa

Olympic Gold & Silver Medalists Train in Endless Pools Swim Spa

The other day, Alistair Brownlee won gold medal in the men’s Olympic Triathlon in Rio. His brother, Jonathan Brownlee, placed a very close second, winning silver. They won gold and bronze in London in 2012, respectively. What a huge victory! While training for the London Olympics four years ago, Alistair injured his Achilles tendon, so … Read More

Swim Spas & Heart Health

Swim Spas & Heart Health

“Think about it: Heart disease and diabetes, which account for more deaths in the U.S. and worldwide than everything else combined, are completely preventable by making comprehensive lifestyle changes. Without drugs or surgery.” – Dean Ornish* “Physical fitness is not only one of the most important keys to a healthy body, it is the basis … Read More

Spa Dealer Shares Social Wellness Tips – Hot Tubs Highlands Ranch

“Improving social wellness takes very little effort, but there are many simple ways to reconnect quickly,” says Jill Seng of International Hot Tub. “Even a little time spent with friends, family and even strangers improves mood, self-esteem and stress levels.” Here are three simple social wellness tips. Create a Social Atmosphere at Home with a … Read More

Highlands Ranch Hot Tubs and Swim Spas are Fun and Energy Efficient

With innovative engineering, a new hot tub is an affordable and practical investment. Here’s how quality brands prioritize energy efficiency to create hot tub solutions that work for any budget. Money Saving Features Smart components like energy efficient circulation pumps, heaters, and LED lighting ensure low energy use. The right features can reduce operating costs, … Read More

Swim Spa Use Offers Mental Health Benefits

Swim Spa Use Offers Mental Health Benefits

“Lack of activity destroys the good condition of every human being, while movement and methodical physical exercise save it and preserve it.” – Plato Exercising in your Endless Pools swim spa on a regular basis offers numerous mental health benefits. In this stressed-out society, swimming in your Endless Pools swim spa is a welcome respite, … Read More

2016 IRONMAN® Boulder, IHT Swim Spas & Hot Tubs

2016 IRONMAN® Boulder, IHT Swim Spas & Hot Tubs

So what is an IRONMAN® Triathlon all about and what is the connection with Boulder, Colorado and IHT? First…A little IRONMAN® History According to Wikipedia, An Ironman® Triathlon is one of a series of long-distance triathlon races organized by the World Triathlon Corporation (WTC), a subsidiary of the Chinese Wanda Group, consisting of a 2.4-mile … Read More

Swim Spas Improve Muscle Tone for Better Health and Fitness

Swim Spas Improve Muscle Tone for Better Health and Fitness

In today’s society Americans are growing increasingly obese, while the pressure to fit into a perfect body “mold” increases. What has resulted has been nothing short of a disaster where poeple are spending billions on diets that lead to disappointing results. But more often than not, people don’t realize that buidling lean muscle boosts your … Read More

Staff Profile: Carly

Staff Profile: Carly

Name: Carly Schofield Position: Customer Care Length of time at IHT: 1 year. Previously managed a day spa downtown. Hometown: Muskegon, Michigan, right on Lake Michigan! College: Western Michigan University Favorite thing about Denver and Colorado: “Friendly people. Outdoorsy. Sunshine. The mountains are great.” Favorite things about IHT: “I love it here and am glad I made … Read More

Recipe for the Perfect Burger

Recipe for the Perfect Burger

Who doesn’t love a summer BBQ. Next time you fire up the grill, try this recipe for the perfect burger. It also helps to have a great grill.  We carry Weber and the Big Green Egg if it is time to replace your old grill. Let us know how we can help. The Author Sloan … Read More

Swim Spas: The Best Form of Aquatic Exercise

Swim Spas: The Best Form of Aquatic Exercise

At International Hot Tub, we are excited about the latest introduction of the newly redesigned Endless Pools Fitness Systems – Swim Spas. As you pool over (no pun intended) whether to add one to your home, consider the numerous benefits of swimming for exercise. Exercise in the water (including Endless Pool Fitness Systems) offers benefits … Read More

Be Still and Breathe in Your Hot Tub

Be Still and Breathe in Your Hot Tub

As we find ourselves in the middle of 2016, it’s easy to think of the daily headlines of terrorist attacks both home and abroad, as well as presidential candidates that are creating stress for a substantial amount of the U.S. population. But, don’t worry…relax. Never has there been a better time to unwind from all … Read More

Spa Dealer Shares Communication Tips – Hot Tubs, Swim Spas Arvada

“Good communication is essential for strong family bonds,” said Rich Hiner, president of International Hot Tub. “Practicing communication skills increases family satisfaction levels and relationships instead of the alternative divorce and behavior problems.” Here are three ideas for building better conversations for family health.Develop a Powerful Conversation Spot with a Hot Tub – Adding a … Read More

Vacation Every Day at Home – Arvada Hot Tubs, Swim Spas

A hot tub at home offers a quick mini spa retreat with soothing heat, invigorating massage and buoyancy. Here’s how to make it easy to vacation every day with a hot tub at home. Refresh and Restore On Demand A quick dip in the family hot tub is the perfect way to unwind, re-energize and … Read More

Arthritis Improves with Hot Tub Use

Arthritis Improves with Hot Tub Use

According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, over 52.5 million Americans suffer from arthritis today. This unfortunate condition causes swelling, pain, stiffness, and reduced joint function, and is often worse in cold weather. The Arthritis Association recignizes there is a solution for a better quality of life for arthritis sufferers: warm water immersion. … Read More

Five Hot Springs To Check Out This Summer

Five Hot Springs To Check Out This Summer

We have been proudly offering a lineup from Hot Spring Spas since 1978 in the Denver and Boudler areas, and we take pride in serving you with the ultimate backyard experience, as well as innumerable hydrotherapy and relaxation benefits. Our great state of Colorado offers even more options for hot tubbing without leaving the state, … Read More

Hot Tubs Lead to Sleep Benefits

Hot Tubs Lead to Sleep Benefits

Nowadays, we modern Americans live frantic, stressful lifestyles, even when we exercise and eat a well-balanced diet. Why is that, you ask? We can think of one major cause… Research shows us that around 70 million Americans suffer from sleep disorders more than once weekly. Harmful results of sleep deprivation include… battered nerves, memory lapses, … Read More

Health Benefits of Hot Tubs

Health Benefits of Hot Tubs

At IHT, hot tubs have been proven time and time again to give your body numerous health benefits. We hope this will offer a point of reference as you do your hot tub research. 1. Sleep When our bodies are cold, it can disrupt our normal sleeping patterns…however, when we take time to soak in hot … Read More

Snow Monkeys On The Other Side of the World Keep Us Going

Snow Monkeys On The Other Side of the World Keep Us Going

At International Hot Tub in Denver, we’re passionate about helping you meet your relaxation goals. But sometimes even selling relaxation can be tiring. When we need a break and life happens, we take a moment to watch these viral videos from the inter-webs. On the other side of the world, these little guys put humans … Read More

Spa Dealer Supports Family Wellness Month – Hot Tubs, Swim Spas Lakewood

“May is designated as family wellness month in order to help people see how they can improve their relationships in their immediate and extended family,” Rich Hiner, president of International Hot Tub. Here are three tips for a stronger, healthier family. Know What Family Involvement Is – Have each member of the family sit down … Read More

Texas Style Brisket

Texas Style Brisket

This brisket is wonderful alone or served with soft tortillas and taco toppings. Ingredients One 10 to 12 lb (4.5 to 5.5 kg) whole packer brisket (Choice or higher) Instructions Mix the rub ingredients (listed below) in a large bowl. This mix will make more than you need for one brisket; store the remainder in … Read More

Blueberry BBQ Chicken

Blueberry BBQ Chicken

Recipe courtesy of Vivian Howard. Her documentary film series, “A Chef’s Life,” has won a Peabody Award, a Daytime Emmy and was nominated for four James Beard Awards. You can read more about Vivivan on P32 of our Lifestyle Magazine. “My Blue Q Suace is inspired by typical Eastern North Carolina vinegar-based barbecue sauce. But we … Read More

Fish and Shrimp Stuffed Jalapeños

Fish and Shrimp Stuffed Jalapeños

Recipe courtesy of O’Neill Williams. Ingredients 1 pound jalapenos 4-6 oz cream cheese 1-2 pounds shrimp 1 pound bacon Seasoning Instructions Set EGG for indirect cooking (with convEGGtor) at 400°F/204°C. Cook the grouper on a Perforated Cooking Grid. Mix with cream cheese when cooked. Cut the stems off and split the jalapenos in half long … Read More

Plank Roasted Pears with Blue Cheese

Plank Roasted Pears with Blue Cheese

Recipe copyright Kared Adler and Judith Fertig and used by permission of The Harvard Common Press. Photo courtesy: 25 Essentials: Techniques for Planking. Whether you serve these over dressed greens as a salad, on their own with a bold red wine as an appetizer, or as a sweet-savory dessert with a glass of port, you’ll … Read More

Grilled Grouper with Basil Tomato Sauce

Grilled Grouper with Basil Tomato Sauce

Recipe courtesy of O’Neill Williams. Ingredients 1 Tablespoon lemon juice 1 ½ teaspoons minced fresh rosemary or ½ teaspoon dried rosemary, crushed 1 ½ teaspoons olive oil ¼ teaspoon salt dash pepper 2 fish fillets ¼ cup diced seeded tomato 1 tablespoon minced fresh basil or 1 teaspoon dried basil 1 Tablespoon chopped green onion … Read More

Grilled Cheesesteak Pizza

Grilled Cheesesteak Pizza

Recipe adapted from Laura’s Lean Beef. For more on Laura’s Lean Beef, visit laurasleanbeef.com. Ingredients 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil 1 roasted red bell pepper, sliced (use from a jar) 1⁄2 onion, sliced 1 (14.5 ounce) can Red Gold® Diced Tomatoes, drained 1⁄2 tablespoon dried oregano 5 ounces Laura’s Lean Beef Sirloin Steak, cooked and … Read More

NY Strip Steaks

NY Strip Steaks

Recipe courtesy of O’Neill Williams. Ingredients 4 NY Strip steaks, seasoned with 4 tbsp Dizzy Gourmet® Cosmic Cow Seasoning™ Instructions Set the EGG for direct cooking (without the convEGGtor) with a Cast Iron Grid at 650°F/343°C. Grill steaks to desired internal temperature. 2 ½ minutes, then flip. 2 ½ minutes, then flip. Cook additional 3 … Read More

Cedar Planked Salmon with Honey Glaze

Cedar Planked Salmon with Honey Glaze

Recipe courtesy of Robert Mondavi, Jr. – Co-Founder and President of Winemaking, Michael Mondavi Family Estate and Folio Fine Wine Partners. “Collectively our family has ten EGGs…needless to say, we all believe in the versatility of the Big Green Egg.” Ingredients 2 Cedar Grilling Planks 1 ½ cup (120 ml) Dijon mustard ¼ cup (60 … Read More

3 Tips for Better Relationships – Hot Tubs, Swim Spas Castle Rock

Whether two people have just met or have been together for years, developing a relationship takes work. The things that make relationships strong do not have to be hard, however. Here are three tips for better relationships that are as important at the beginning as they are years down the road, and will help anyone … Read More

Relief For Insomnia – Hot Tubs, Swim Spas Parker | Saunas on Sale

If you suffer with insomnia or other sleep related condition, a hot tub may provide some relief. Here is some information on insomnia and how to soak your way to a better nights’ sleep.To encourage local residents to check out the benefits of using a hot tub to help improve their overall health and well-being, … Read More

Is that really what it’s about?

Best Buy’s “Win the Holidays” theme…Shouldn’t it be about something more? As I have been getting ready for the holidays…in my case, Christmas, and being in marketing, I couldn’t help but notice all the Best Buy commercials bragging about “Winning the Holidays”. It implies that by shopping there you win and everyone who does not … Read More

BMW & Hot Tubs by HotSpring Spas: Distinctive Design

BMW Group DesignworksUSA and HotSpring SpasWith input from BMW Group DesignworksUSA, the stunning new NXT spas represent the future of spa design. What makes these spas so special is the entirely new exterior design. Through innovative technology we have achieved a distinctive new look – unlike anything else you will find.     Here are … Read More

DIYer’s love this simple home improvement project!

DIYer’s love this simple home improvement project!

Spring has sprung and summer is right around the corner. This is the time where many folks start thinking about home improvements and makeovers.  We’ve compiled a few ideas that will enhance your backyard and possibly your quality of life too! Our favorite affordable home improvement is one that brings the entire family together for … Read More

How to Choose Your Hot Tub Foundation

How to Choose Your Hot Tub Foundation

Thinking about getting a hot tub, but not sure where to put it?  There are a few things you’ll want to keep in mind when choosing the perfect place for your hot tub that will enhance your enjoyment. If you live in an area that’s gets snow, or other bad weather, we highly suggest placing … Read More

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

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

110V One of the nicest things about 110v or “plug and play” hot tubs is that once it’s sitting in your backyard, all you have to do to enjoy it is fill it up and plug it in. You don’t need to hire an electrician and hard wire anything. Because it only draws 11 amps, … Read More

7 Ways a Hot Tub is Better than a Couch

7 Ways a Hot Tub is Better than a Couch

Football season is upon us and our couches are anxiously awaiting our undivided attention as we gather round to cheer on our favorite team. This season, let’s do something different. Let’s throw caution to the wind and give our backsides a much needed change. Here are 7 ways a hot tub is better than a … Read More

Will 20 Minutes In My Spa Really Matter?

Will 20 Minutes In My Spa Really Matter?

We truly believe it will. At Caldera Spas, we believe it because we live it, and 20-minute renewal is part of our daily lives. From personal experience, we believe that 20-minutes a day can help you release tension, relax muscles and let go of all the clutter in your head. Science seems to concur. Recently, … Read More

What Should I Do Before My Hot Tub Arrives?

What Should I Do Before My Hot Tub Arrives?

Once you’ve decided to buy a hot tub, there are quite a few jobs to complete to prepare for its arrival. Your local Caldera Spas dealer can walk you through the process in a step-by-step way and provide detailed pre-delivery instructions that will make the task feel completely manageable. Our goal here is not to answer every … Read More

What Is Hot Tub Circuit Therapy And How Does It Work?

What Is Hot Tub Circuit Therapy And How Does It Work?

A Caldera Spas Hot Tub serves many purposes, including enhancing family time and allowing you to relax both mind and body. They also have a physically therapeutic benefit. Hot tubs are often used to release muscular tension or to help in the recovery of overworked muscles. What Is Hot Tub Circuit Therapy? A Caldera Spas … Read More

How Can A Hot Tub Enhance My Fitness Routine? Part 2

How Can A Hot Tub Enhance My Fitness Routine? Part 2

This is the second post in a two part series on how a hot tub can improve your fitness routine. Read part one here. A fully integrated workout strategy should go beyond the actual workout to include important essentials such as nutrition, rest and recovery time. Can I Stretch In My Hot Tub? Dynamic stretching is … Read More

How Can A Hot Tub Enhance My Fitness Routine? Part 1

How Can A Hot Tub Enhance My Fitness Routine? Part 1

A fully integrated workout strategy should go beyond the actual workout to include important essentials such as nutrition, rest and recovery time. This is the first post in a two part series on how a hot tub can improve your fitness routine. Recovery refers to techniques and actions taken to maximize your body’s ability to … Read More

What Can I Do With My Hot Tub Water When It’s Time To Change It?

What Can I Do With My Hot Tub Water When It’s Time To Change It?

There’s a great deal of attention on water conservation and smart water use, especially in areas of the country where rain or snowfall are below normal levels. Here are some tips to using your old spa water wisely. The water in your hot tub can be recycled for use around your home, decreasing the amount … Read More

Is A Test Soak Helpful Before Buying A Hot Tub?

Is A Test Soak Helpful Before Buying A Hot Tub?

At first, it seems a little odd – you narrow down the list of hot tubs you’re interested in, then go to the dealer, slip into your swimsuit and climb into a hot tub, right there on the showroom floor. If your dealer offers a test soak, take advantage of it. It’s a great way … Read More

Invest In Your Wellness Success –20-Minutes at a Time

Invest In Your Wellness Success –20-Minutes at a Time

When life gets busy—and it always does—it’s easy to let our wellness routines become anything but routine. And while taking some time for ourselves can be a challenge, it doesn’t have to become an afterthought.  Activities like exercise, meditation and personal reflection may very well be the missing ingredient to jump-starting productivity and regaining a … Read More

To Stay Connected, Try Being Less “Connected”

To Stay Connected, Try Being Less “Connected”

When people talk about staying connected to one another these days, we tend to think first of social media. With Facebook and Twitter, we can stay connected all day, every day. In fact, you’ll learn what people are having for breakfast, where they’re “checking in” and see adorable photos of their pets drinking from the … Read More

Family Fun: Connection & Conversation in the Hot Tub

Family Fun: Connection & Conversation in the Hot Tub

In this day and age of texting, Facebook, smartphones and the Internet, it becomes harder to unplug and spend quality time with people you love. Or at least it is for me. Anyone else? Various studies (a few which are outlined in this Forbes article) describe how being constantly “plugged in” takes a toll on us physically, emotionally, … Read More

Hot Tub Benefits for Your Fitness Routine

Hot Tub Benefits for Your Fitness Routine

If you’re physically active like I am, I’m sure you’ve dealt with workout plateaus or slow recovery time due to sore, fatigued muscles. If you’re facing these issues, it’s time to ramp up your total fitness strategy. And you can start right in your Caldera hot tub. Physical benefits of hot tub use. Water is … Read More

The 10-Day Experiment. Are You In?

The 10-Day Experiment. Are You In?

We’re hot tubbers. We know that using a hot tub as part of a daily routine leads to positive results for the mind and body. We believe the best hot tub benefits come with frequent soaks and we want to “test the theory,” so to speak. So we’re looking for a few volunteers to join … Read More

The Power of Water: Top 5 Benefits of Water Immersion

The Power of Water: Top 5 Benefits of Water Immersion

For centuries people have sought the wellness benefits of immersing themselves in water. From the Roman baths to today’s Caldera hot tub our attraction to water continues to help us think and feel our best. Whether it’s to soothe aches and pains, or to calm a restless mind, the transformative effect of water is quite … Read More

Soak Yourself to Sleep: A Natural Sleep Aid

Soak Yourself to Sleep: A Natural Sleep Aid

Sometimes I have trouble falling asleep. Other times, I’ll wake up and can’t get back to sleep. It doesn’t happen all the time, but when it does, it seems to stick around for a while. Both situations are frustrating, especially when the alarm clock goes off in the morning. Evidently, I’m not alone. According to … Read More

Can My Hot Tub Improve My Sleep?

Can My Hot Tub Improve My Sleep?

Sleep is normally preceded by a drop in body temperature. If that’s true, how could a hot tub help? First, soaking in a hot tub helps you relax mentally while the water’s buoyancy helps decompress your joints. Your circulation increases while your blood pressure and heart rate decreases, helping you reach a resting state. In … Read More