winter hot tub

Beating the Winter Blues – The 5 Most Effective Ways

Ever felt the drain that comes with going through the Winter season? For some reason, you just don’t feel 100% and tend to be less ambitious, more lazy. It happens to all of us to some degree or another as the crappy weather leaves us all feeling a little depressed, fatigued, even melancholy. The trick is to combat these feelings with activities and keeping your body busy/alert in the right ways. Read on for some more information on what YOU can start doing today to combat those pesky Winter blues!

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wood fired hot tub

What’s so great about wood-fired hot tubs?

Most of our wooden hot tub packages UK come with wood-fired stoves. Heating tubs with wood-fired stoves is an idea of Scandinavian extraction, which has now spread to the rest of the world and UK. In this post I want to talk about why we think wood-fired stoves are the best heating choice for wooden hot tubs.

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Royal Tubs UK products: hot tubs and saunas

Various Use of Royal Tub’s Products

Royal Tubs is the leader in wooden hot tubs in the UK. We provide an unparalleled source of relaxation and enjoyment by means of our experience, commitment to quality, and our sheer love and understanding of hot tubs. There is also a sense of tradition involved in “tubbing”, with their Japanese origin that dates back hundreds of years. We try to fuse tradition, comfort, and relaxation to provide the best customer experience possible.

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Benefits of the Company’s SPA Products

The products that we offer here at Royal Tubs are all great for relaxation and enjoyment of life in a traditional manner. It’s a means for enjoying quality time with family and friends as well as having some precious private time for oneself.

Every wooden hot tub is designed with extreme care, exceptional design, quality material, and your comfort in mind! The fact that the wood we use – either Larch or Spruce – are very calming and relaxing also helps.

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NEW fiberglass ofuro hot tub

Quality of the Products and Services of the Company

Relax and enjoy life and appreciate everything that you have. Just how do you do that in today’s hectic and turbulent world? By going back to simple and natural means, that’s how. In doing so, you’ll get to experience a traditional form of luxury that allows you to sit back and have the exact kind of relaxation and pleasure that you deserve. Royal Tubs will help you with all that through our wooden hot tubs and other products.

We take pride in being the number one hot tub specialists in the UK and we do it while remaining affordable for anyone who wants to enjoy their own wood fired hot tub. All of our clients expect only the best from us and we respond to that by coming up with great designs and using the finest grade wood available. Customers need only to select from our array of products, customise and then enjoy our customised delivery service. Read more

hot tub wasps hornets

Have Wasps and Hornets Near Your Hot Tub?

Learn How to Deal With Them!
There’s nothing better than owning a hot tub or pool, especially in summer. The only problem is that for most owners, this invites some unwanted and dangerous guests around the same time. Hornets, Wasps, and Yellow Jackets are problematic in that they tend to build their nests close to water sources and as autumn approaches, their aggression becomes wild. It’s obvious you can’t enjoy yourself with a potentially deadly group of stingers flying around your tub or pool but fear not! There are a number of things you can do to start fighting back and taking control of your pool/hot tub.

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hot tub health

Hot Tub Health Benefits

For hundreds of years people have enjoyed the age old Japanese style of tubbing. Not only is it a deeply relaxing and therapeutic experience it can also have a number of health benefits, and can help to relieve pain and symptoms from a variety of medical conditions.

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wooden barrel

Barrel Hot Tub History

Ofuro hot tub with curved top
In Japan they call them ofuros and to this day they are present in most Japanese homes. A wooden bath used to enjoy a long, relaxing soak in hot water is seen as the perfect way to relax and unwind after a long day. At Royal Tubs we manufacture our modern take on this traditional product from the finest spruce and larch, creating a superior product the people of Japan would surely approve.

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The Woods for wooden SPA products We Use

To build a wooden hot tub that will stand the rest of time, you need wood of the best available quality.
The best wood for quality barrel hot tubs, home saunas and water tanks is either Larch or Spruce. “First grown” wood will offer the best longevity this valuable wood comes from trees that may have been growing for up to a thousand years.  This has given them a long time to establish the natural chemical extractives that protect the wood from decay. Sadly there are no “first grown” Larch or Spruce trees available anymore so we now rely on “second growth”. Unfortunately these trees are only likely to be around 60 years old and this has a significant impact on the level of extractives that make the wood decay resistant.

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