The Story Behind the Big Green Egg and Ham(burger)!

The Story Behind the Big Green Egg and Ham(burger)!

For the weekend warrior who gathers the charcoal, tongs, and gourmet hotdogs. For the grillmasters intent on perfecting their smoking technique. For those barbeque aficionados who’ve never tried the Big Green Egg. This post is for you! If you’ve not yet said hello, maybe it’s because you’re a little apprehensive about cooking on something that … Read More

Infrared Sauna vs. a Traditional Sauna: Which Is Best for You?

Infrared Sauna vs. a Traditional Sauna: Which Is Best for You?

Saunas have been a part of traditional medicine for many centuries. People have always believed there is a benefit to sweating, and there’s something incredibly relaxing about sitting in a sauna and just sweating it all out. But did you know there’s a new option on the sauna scene? In addition to traditional saunas, infrared … Read More

Relaxing at Home: The Top Benefits of Installing an In Home Sauna

Relaxing at Home: The Top Benefits of Installing an In Home Sauna

Saunas help you live longer. And we’re not just saying this. For over 20 years, a group of researchers studied 2,315 middle-aged Finnish men, in order to understand the effects of different frequencies and durations of sauna bathing on their health. In the end, they concluded that going to the sauna regularly can be linked … Read More

Dive In To This Above Ground Pool Guide

Dive In To This Above Ground Pool Guide

Imagine having a cool yard. Imagine the kids are thrilled with you and your neighbors envy you. Imagine the pool party is always at your house. You can have that with an above ground pool from Thatcher Pools and Spas in Rochester, MN. There is a lot to consider when it comes to types of … Read More

In Ground Pool vs Above Ground Pool: Which is Right for You?

In Ground Pool vs Above Ground Pool: Which is Right for You?

You made the decision to install a pool, but the question remains: Will you install an in ground pool or an above ground pool? There are actually more factors to consider than you would initially realize, such as your budget and location. Read on to learn the differences between these two pools and which one … Read More

Dive In To This Above Ground Pool Guide

Dive In To This Above Ground Pool Guide

Imagine having a cool yard. Imagine the kids are thrilled with you and your neighbors envy you. Imagine the pool party is always at your house. You can have that with an above ground pool from Thatcher Pools and Spas in Rochester, MN. There is a lot to consider when it comes to types of … Read More

Top 6 Ways a Hot Tub Can Improve Emotional Wellness

Let’s be honest, everyday life is straining. As the pressures in life grow, finding happiness isn’t always as easy as it used to be. But if you’re lucky enough to have a hot tub at your home, daily soaks can offer ways to center yourself and your family. Finding just 20 minutes to spend in … Read More

Hot Tub Health Benefits VS Cost

If you’ve ever gone on vacation and stayed someplace with a hot tub, odds are you took this opportunity to enjoy a few soaks and you probably noticed some of the wellness benefits a spa provides. Perhaps you spent mornings relaxing in the spa while taking in the views or maybe after a long day … Read More

How 20 Minutes a Day Will Change Your Life

At Thatcher Pools & Spas we recognize how tough it can be to squeeze time in for relaxing or rejuvenating amid a hectic schedule. The good news is, just 20-minutes in a hot tub is all you need to release tensions, relax muscles and let go of all the clutter in your head. According to recent scientific studies, … Read More