Hot tub covers Protect and preserve your hot tub or spa. They not only keep debris, rain, snow, and UV rays out, but they also help maintain the temperature of the water and ensure energy efficiency. Therefore, keeping your hot tub cover in good shape maximizes its lifespan and efficiency.
Here are some tips for maintaining a good-looking and durable hot tub:
Keep the cover clean
Regular cleaning of your hot tub cover is crucial for its longevity. Dirt can damage the cover fabric and decrease insulation capability. Therefore, it is important to clean it with mild soap and water regularly. Avoid using harsh chemicals or abrasive materials as they can scratch the surface of the cover and weaken its fabric.
Protect it from the sun
UV rays can weaken the fabric of your hot tub cover, causing it to fade, crack, and dry out. To prevent this, you should use a shade or a cover lifter to protect your cover from the sun.
Maintain the water chemistry
Proper water chemistry maintenance in your hot tub can help extend the life of your cover. When the water is not balanced, it can cause the chemical vapor to break down the cover's material. It will cause the cover to deteriorate faster and have a shorter lifespan.
Use a cover lift
A cover lift helps prevent unnecessary wear and tear on the hot tub cover. It enables you to easily remove and replace the cover, eliminating the need to drag it across the ground, which can cause damage.