DEALER VISIT CHECKLIST
Get the most out of your store visit
BEFORE YOU GO IN
Take photos of your backyard so you can show the
dealer where you want to place the hot tub.
If space is tight, gather measurements of areas you
Call ahead to see if you can schedule a private “wet
test” so you know if you should bring a swimsuit.
ANSWER THESE QUESTIONS
Help your dealer help you choose your perfect hot tub
Who will be using the tub?
• Are they very young or have special access needs
• Are they very tall/shor t?
• How many people will be using the tub at once?
What will be the main uses of the tub?
• Hydrotherapy to relieve joint and muscle pain
• Enter taining or family together time
QUESTIONS TO ASK THE DEALER
What is the typical monthly energy cost of running a spa in your area? How much time does it take to maintain the hot tub each week?
How long has the hot tub manufacturer been in business?
How long has the dealer been in business? What is the warranty on the tub and its components?
TOUCH AND FEEL
Take full advantage of your visit to make sure you’ll
love your new hot tub.
Jets – at a minimum with your hand, ideally during a
wet test. How adjustable are they, do they match up
with high tension areas?
Seats – get in the dry hot tub! Tubs vary in size and
depth considerably so make sure seats are not too
small or large.
Listen – How loud is it when the jets are running?
How good is the stereo?
Maintenance – Are the filters easily accessible?
Is it easy to use the control panel? Get a demo of
Got kids? – Hot tubs can be big - a smaller, ‘cool down’
seat will give children a great place to sit.
WRAPPING UP YOUR VISIT
Inspiration – Do they have photos of prior installations,
it’s a great source of ideas.
Getting Ready – Discuss Pre-Delivery Kit with Dealer.
Availability – How soon can your tub can be installed.
Who do you contact for support?