Guide For Buying Used Hot Tubs Hot tubs come with a promise to give you a rejuvenating experience and you frequently pay for such refreshing moments, but what if you can own one such tub. Isnâ€™t that a brilliant idea? But at present will it be difficult for you to spend this huge chunk of money? No problem! The solution to your problem lies in purchasing a used hottub; when you have made up your mind to buy a used tub, then it becomes essential for you to keep certain things in mind and work accordingly.
Start your hunt by going through the various advertisements splashing on the pages of the newspapers or you can also scout the internet. Contact the dealer and fix a time to view
some used tubs which you feel might match your preferences and need. Try to collect information of the various retailers who deal in hot tubs. Also put in effort to find the brand names that are being sold and serviced there. Used tubs are more likely to give trouble, hence while purchasing a used hottub you should never go in for those brand names that are not serviced in your locality.
Modern day hot tubs come with many advantageous features such as capacity, blower, adjustable jets, pulsating and rotating jets and recliner seats. So first and foremost you should jot down the features in a piece of paper that you require in your hottub. Make the list prioritizing the features. This list will be of great help while you are deciding from various options of tubs.
The real testing time of the used hottub is the most crucial moment. Never see the tub only in the dry state. Ask the owner to fill the tub with water. Check the working condition of the tub. Make sure that all the existing heating elements function in a proper way. Usually the hot tubs have multiple motors, so verify if they are still working properly. You also need to check the underside, if there are hairline cracks or small leaks then you should never buy the tub. If possible get into the tub and sit; this will help you to test the strength of the seating arrangement. You can try this even when the tub is dry. If the seller of the tub poses a hindrance in any of the above checking then rest assured that there is something fishy about the whole unit.
After your long and well scrutinized search when you have decided which hottub to buy then you can try to negotiate on the price of the spa. While checking the tub if you have
noticed minor damages then you can ask the seller to count on them and give it at a cheaper rate. Are you paying the charges for the tub to be transferred and installed at your place? Then you can also ask for a discount from the seller. If you dream of getting a used hottub similar to a shiny new one then you dreams are surely going to get shattered. You should be ready to make some compromises in one or the other way be it the looks or the service when buying used hot tubs.
Published on Jun 25, 2011
Hot tubs come with a promise to give you a rejuvenating experience and you frequently pay for such refreshing moments, but what if you can o...