A hot tub can be great for your physical, mental, and emotional health.

Before installing an inground hot tub, however, there are a few things you need to consider. You do not want to make a rushed decision – or end up with a design that is not right for your wants and needs.

That is why we suggest reviewing these five key questions before installing an inground hot tub.  

5 questions to ask yourself before installing an inground hot tub


1. Why do you want a hot tub?

There are a number of reasons people want a hot tub. The reasons we hear most include:

  • Relaxation
  • Health benefits
  • Spending more time outdoors
  • Socializing with friends
  • Revamping the backyard

Before installing an inground hot tub though, it is important to know the reason or reasons driving you. This way, your pool company can make sure the hot tub you are installing will meet your wants and needs.

2. What kind to design do you want?

There is an endless variety of inground hot tubs available to homeowners. You want to make sure you get the one that is perfect for you and your loved ones. In order to do that, it is important to think about the size, shape, and style that interests you.

Not sure what design to go with? Here are a few hot tub looks to help inspire you.

3. Where do you want to install your inground hot tub?

Before installing an inground hot tub, consider where you would like to place it. Make sure to consider:

  • How much privacy you will have
  • What your view will be
  • Whether or not you want your hot tub to be covered
  • The proximity to your home
  • If the ground will provide a solid foundation.

It is also important that you choose an area your hot tub installation team can access.

4. What extras would you like for your hot tub?

In today’s world, there is a whole host of extras available for hot tubs, including lights, jets and more. Extras can add to your experience in the tub or the ambience around it.

Choosing your extras is also one of the most fun parts of designing your hot tub! Take some time and get some inspiration, then make a list of the extras that you would love for your hot tub.

5. Who is going to be installing your inground hot tub?

The final thing to look at is who you want to have install your hot tub. Not only will your hot tub installation team work with you to design your hot tub, but they will also help you get the proper permits and will build your tub. Therefore, you are placing a lot of faith in your team. It is vital to choose a professional Vancouver pool company that can give you an incredible – and safe – hot tub to enjoy for many years to come!

Ready to move forward with installing an inground hot tub? We can help make your spa dreams a reality! Get in touch with us today for your free quote.