Your new spa will give you years of enjoyable pleasure. It will require a certain amount of maintenance and care to keep it clean. This guide will help you get started and take care of your spa. Keep it in a place that is easy to find for future reference. After you have completed the six steps below your spa will be ready to hop-in and enjoy. Please take the time to test the water that you are using to fill your new spa with the test strips provided in the start-up kit. Make a note of these readings in the space provided in the back of your owners’ manual. This will allow you know where your starting point is and will make the start-up go much smoother for you.