Owning a swim spa seems to look expensive. After all, anyone who has a busy lifestyle can simply saunter in to a day spa center and get a respite.
Today, swim spas have been slowly finding their way into many homes. Why is it becoming popular? Mainly, it has the elements of a typical swimming pool with the functionalities of a spa in one compact versatile unit. In fact, any swim spa can benefit those who want to relax after a long day or workout. It can provide family members with bonding moments almost like a weekend spa break.
Bringing Spa Benefits to HomesIf you think a swim spa is a luxury, think again. A swim spa offers great health benefits, which include hydrotherapy (the use of water for pain relief and treatment of illness) and all the aerobic features of a full-sized swimming pool. Not only does it offer you a place to make a few laps, it also soothes and heals your body at the same time. Some of the benefits include:
• muscle toning
• joint strengthening
• speed recovery for wounded tissues
• improved flexibilityIn addition, a swim spa can aid in the healing of people with chronic or back pain, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis and arthritis.If you are looking for therapeutic reflexology, the swim spa can give you the advantages of a hot water massage. By installing a few jets, you allow a smooth continuous flow of water. The spa generates current, which is adjustable depending on the intensity of your workout. The jets can be placed at one end of the spa, sending the current in one direction. You either swim against the current so you can stay in one place or do upstream.