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Swim Spa For Sale – Different Types Of Swim Spas

If you are thinking about looking for a swim spa for sale, you will have a lot of options to choose from. No doubt you have already taken a look on the web, and you may be a little bit overwhelmed by the wide range of swim spas that are available. The first thing you need to do when narrowing down your search is decide on the type of swim spa you are going to go for. Read on to discover more about the three options available to you.

Firstly, we have propeller drive swim spas, which create an adjustable and smooth current. You have probably heard of the famous Olympian swimmer Michael Phelps. He has endorsed a range of swim spas, which are all propeller driven. So, how do this swim spas work? Well, at the front there is a propeller, and this is connected to a speed motor, which then drives the water through a grate. A lot of people prefer these swim spas because the current is stronger and deeper and you don’t need to worry about any turbulence. They are also suited to all swimming strokes. The second option is a paddle wheel spa. This creates a wide and deep current across the width of the spa because it works via a big rotating paddlewheel that moves substantial quantities of water. The speed is often adjustable and the current is smooth. Finally, you have jet swim spas, which are the most common. They use pumps that are very similar to those found in hot tubs. They tend to be powered by a pump that pushes air and water through the jets. These are more suited to casual swimmers.

If you are interested in finding a top quality swim spa for sale, look no further than Aqualine Hot Tubs. We sell a great assortment of swim spas and hot tubs, and we have plenty of buying advice and information on our website. Nevertheless, if you still need a helping hand, our customer services team is ready and waiting on 01484 937 337. To start shopping, head to