Spa stores often play down the maintenance care side of these fun products. The truth is as reported in the Service Industry News Jan. 15, 2015 addition, proper water and filter maintenance is needed to avoid spa owners and users from contracting diseases such as Legionnaires disease and the more common hot tub rash.
The high water temperatures and greater bio-matter load in hot tubs require a much greater attention to cleaning filters and maintaining proper water chemistry. Many ignore maintenance which will also reduce your jet flow action and eventually burn up your jet pump motors.
A filter cleaner with a water spray is not enough. The Aqua Comb adds the mechanical scrubbing action along with a filter cleaner that completes the full cleaning process.
Work with your pool and spa store to get the chemical balance correct!