While salt water systems have become a popular alternative to chemical treatments for your hot tub, it can become expensive to purchase and maintain, and does in fact still contain chlorine, the very chemical you are trying to avoid.
The Salt Water System Facts:
- Through an electrolysis cell, chlorination is produced to sanitize spa water. Though it is in smaller amounts than a regular chlorination process, you are still using harsh chemicals to sanitize the water.
- Stand-alone salt water systems can range from $500 to $700 and a built-in water system can cost up to $1500, both with only a one year warranty
- Requires regualr maintenance. Salt needs to be replenished with water splash-out and when the water is changed.
- Salt water systems also require the following to be purchased for proper performance:
- Hot tub shock
- Calcium Remover
- Test Strips
- Stain and scale defense
- PH up/down
Instead, choose the DEL Ozone System for the easiest and most effective clean!
Ozone Oxidation is the simplest and most natural way to sanitize your tub. The Ozonator eliminates unwanted bacteria and other elements that cause the water to become cloudy and give off unpleasant odors. The Ozonator is hands-free and does not require constant monitoring. Once it is installed, it simply works!