With an impressive range of hot tubs and swim spas, the Wellis brand is the leading spa manufacturer in Europe. Their products feature the latest in smart spa solutions coupled with innovative massage experiences. Wellis is now entering into the North American market, and Pettis Pools is pleased to soon include their fantastic range of  Read More

If you or someone you care about suffers from arthritis, you’re familiar with the uncomfortable pain and inflammation that comes along with it. It can slow you down and, frankly, make for some pretty miserable days. Osteoarthritis happens when the cartilage that cushions your joints breaks down. It happens most often in your hips, knees,  Read More

Did you know that as you age, you’ll lose muscle strength and flexibility if you don’t exercise? And as you lose that strength and flexibility, you’re more likely to suffer a fall? That may not sound like that big of a deal, but falls can actually be very serious for seniors. They’re the number one  Read More

It might be easier to ask, what isn’t a swim spa. Because you’ll never find a more versatile, useful, enjoyable piece of equipment you can add to your home. Just look at all the ways you can use a swim spa: Swimming Well, of course. It’s right there in the name. And if you’re a  Read More

Hot Tub Tax ReliefThis article appeared in the June 2018 edition of Aqua Magazine, a trade publication dedicated to the pool and spa industry. It was written by the magazine’s editor, Scott Webb.I’VE ALWAYS BELIEVED that one day hot tubs will get full credit for the health benefits they provide and be seen as the  Read More

Health and wellness are on everyone’s mind these days! The pharmaceutical companies are making a killing with the latest skinny pill, shakes, and drinks. But are they really good for you? If you take the time to read the small print, three out of four times the side effects outweigh the positives of using the  Read More

From cars, to hot tubs, to people – neglect and inactivity leads to deterioration and atrophy. For the senior citizens among us, this is particularly true and it is especially important that they are diligent in their efforts to stay active – mentally and physically. For folks who perhaps have recently retired from sedentary jobs,  Read More