According to a survey by Lloyds Insurance in 2013, 10 per cent of the country now has a hot tub and they are cropping up for sale all over the country too! That figure of 10% of the population is the equivalent of over two million households in the UK alone! And whilst no doubt some people may dispute this figure, there is no doubting the real desirability of these relaxing and entertaining spas.
Those looking at hot tubs for sale may feel they need to justify their rationale for making a purchase. That being so, here is the ultimate list of reasons to buy a hot tub on sale in the UK.
The National Sleep Foundation has found that soaking in hot water before going to bed can ease the transition into deeper sleep. A 90-minute session hot tub session before bed raises your body temperature and will lead to a better night’s sleep.
There aren’t many better ways to relieve stress than soaking in a warm and inviting hot tub. Sit back and relax without a care in the world as jets of air and water stimulate your nerve endings, improving your overall mood.
Ease sore muscles
After a vigorous exercise routine or physical workout, your muscles are bound to be hurting. But by applying some heat to the area, any tension will soon be loosened and pain should disappear quickly. This is good news for people that suffer from sore backs and painful necks too.
Help with injuries
If you’ve had an injury of some sort, blood flow increases to the affected area and causes swelling. Unfortunately, this can be quite painful and uncomfortable. But with a hot tub, warm water dilates the blood vessels and helps with sore injuries.
Alleviate chronic pain
Chronic neck and back pain is not only incredibly debilitating, but also very difficult to treat. Thankfully, hot tubs equipped with powerful nozzles and jets can provide a therapeutic massage to these sensitive pressure points and alleviate chronic pain.
Spending some time in a hot tub with your loved one can be extremely romantic and improve the relationship between the two of you. Create a bit of mood lighting, set up some candles and fill the space with pleasant aromas for the ultimate romantic gesture.
Whether it is a birthday, anniversary or other special occasion, hot tubs are great for entertaining family and friends. This can be a curse as well as a blessing though, because they’ll never want to leave!
Quality time with the family
Mobile devices and other forms of technology are an ever-present distraction for children and teenagers these days. But setting some time aside and enjoying a hot tub session together is a great way to reconnect as a family.
If you decide to sell your home in the future, a hot tub can notably increase the value of the property. And if you don’t want to leave it behind, you can always take the hot tub with you.
So, if you’re browsing hot tubs for sale but aren’t sure whether you can justify a purchase, this list of the most attractive and, we think, most agreeable reasons should help you to make the right decision.
Like anything in life, at the end of the day making the decision to buy a spa or hot tub really comes down to your lifestyle and how the overall benefits can fit into that. We think that for the combination of overall health benefits that they can bring into your family’s life and the associated fun and games that are naturally provided too, nothing else really comes close to owning one!
There is much more information regarding the benefits and ins and outs of looking for hot tubs for sale over at the HotSpringWorld site including their fascinating insights on the blog.