Greetings Hot tub enthusiasts. This post is about a class of products that have appeared in the Spa industry known as “enzymes”, and more specifically the product, “Spa Marvel”. Readers of this site may have already seen my review of the enzyme-based purge product from Natural Chemistry, but until now I have not evaluated an […]
Vinegar, pathogens, safety, and home spa remedies
I have received some requests to comment on the use of various home remedies for hot tubs, particularly vinegar. There are so many of these remedies that I can’t comment on all of them, and frankly I haven’t tested any of them — primarily because I haven’t seen compelling evidence that they work better than […]
What does EPA registration mean?
Having demonstrated the performance of Hot Tub Serum “Total Maintenance” in previous posts, I feel you should know about EPA registration. EPA registration is neither trivial to obtain nor inexpensive, but the manufacturer has gone through the impressive rigor. That, by itself, says a lot. It means that proving the science is more important to […]
ahh-some vs “Serum Total Cleanse” – is there a difference?
An astute reader brought to my attention that a product very similar in appearance to Ahh-Some, known as “Serum Total Cleanse” has been available for some time now. My curiosity got the best of me, so I brought in a small jar and did a little recon: Turns out they are the same product, only […]