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The Great Brand Breakdown
Posted Date : 03-01-2016

We are delighted to publish our side-by-side comparison of the major hot tub and swim spa
manufacturers in the industry. 

We have broken the hot tub comparison into six categories and 30 subcategories. Over the last 15
years, we have periodically
updated the hot tub comparison to reflect the changing needs of consumers like you, and showcase the industry’s improved energy efficiency, technology and

 And don’t forget: Once you find the hot
tub best suited for your family, search our local TradeCertified
dealers to make your purchase.

Never before has a program like ours
existed in the hot tub industry. To become TradeCertified
, a local dealer must demonstrate
its commitment to exceeding customer expectations in five key areas:
affiliations; facilities; service after the sale; employee education; and customer satisfaction. All
applications are reviewed and audited by an independent team of third-party
specialists so you can be sure this accolade has been earned fairly, not bought
with advertising dollars.

 When you see a retailer displaying the TradeCertified insignia
in its showroom, you’ve located one the best of the best
spa professionals in the market.

 To learn more about this program,
see page 55, or visit us at and


David Wood, Editor in Chief