Using pea gravel as a base for your hot tub has some distinct advantages.. Place 4 inches of medium-grade construction gravel on top of the landscape cloth, .
Before we get into the materials we use for a hot tub base we need to first. . part of doing a crushed stone base to to dig up the grass and top soil and dig down .
I have heard that pea gravel is best although it doesnt pack down. I am currently building a base for my new hot tub and using the gravel idea.
I prefer to avoid a concrete slab for the hot tub as that will require jumping. manufacturer who stated that the tub can be put on a crushed gravel base without any. and topped by 24"x24" concrete pavers with the tub on top.
I am putting a hot tub in my back yard. I have learned cement/concrete and gravel are best. Gravel got slightly higher marks and is cheaper and .
I looked into building a concrete pad for the hottub to rest on.. However, it is important to note that not all hottub constructions can rest on a pea-gravel bed.
The cement pad will be poured and the hot tub settled on top of it. When the. The gravel will conform to the base of the tub and hold it in place. There must be