Five Fun Hot Tub Facts to Enjoy on National Hot Tub Day

Along with many random holidays throughout the year, enjoy celebrating National Hot Tub Day! It’s an annual holiday that takes place on March 28th. Make the day a big deal by unplugging from today’s technology, unwinding from the daily stress, and soaking in the hot tub on your back patio.  If you aren’t close to a hot tub, enjoy these five facts below, and check out your future hot tub. You won’t regret it!

  1. As you are reading this post, about 18 thousand people are sitting in a hot tub currently. Also, over 25 million hot tubs are on the planet, today.
 
  1. The Jacuzzi Brothers created the concept of hot tub jets. These seven brothers were Italian immigrants from the early 1900s. The brothers took a hydraulic aircraft pump and installed it in a bathtub to create bubbles in the 1940’s. A family member suffered from rheumatoid arthritis, which also prompted the hot tub invention.
Jacuzzi Bros
  1. 47 thousand bottles of champagne will be consumed this year, by people in hot tubs.
 
  1. Ancient hot tubs consisted of marble bathtubs and hot stones submerged in water. Stones are prepped and remain in hot water until a steamy desired temperature was achieved.
 
  1. In Nagano, Japan, the Japanese Macaque spend about five hours a day in hot springs. These monkeys also enjoy soaking to maintain their health and stay social, according to researchers.
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  After just a few random facts, did you know that hot tubs can benefit you and your health?  If you have fibromyalgia, arthritis, chronic stress, or just everyday aches and pains, a hot tub might be right for you. With the benefits hydrotherapy provides, it is best to achieve the therapy at home. Initially, purchasing a hot tub could get pricey once you consider the cost, placement preparation, electrical installation, chemical purchases, and maintenance.  There is one style of a hot tub that is easy to install, eco-friendly, and budget-friendly called Softub. It’s easy to maintain, has the most portability, and provides the most comfort than any tub in the market!  For more information, find a dealer near you.