Tones for Tanks Creator, Joel Waddell

Meet Joel Waddell.  Nestled in Dartmouth, he is an Audio Engineer and Musician in groups such as Rich Aucoin and Beauts, and is the brains and heart responsible for our Tones for Tanks (TM) Solfeggio Frequencies for our floatation therapy tanks.  We wanted to get cozy and get the “WHY?” behind Joel’s drive to create these…

Float Tunes – Shawn’s Pick

From Shawn, our Float Host and all-around INCREDIBLE guy! As a frequent floater, I like to change things up while in the tank.  Sometimes I to listen to music. This mix of songs represents the dream like state I sometimes go into while floating.  Jumping from thought to thought.  Some of the songs I have…

Karmic Exchange Day – December 7th

Mark your calendars! Make an offer!  The Floatation Centre is excited to announce that we will be having our very first Karmic Exchange Day this holiday season. Our intention is to give first-time floaters the chance to float with a different type of exchange than regular currency. What you bring fourth is up to you!…

Post-Float Tunes – Lindsay’s Pick

Each person who works here has a deep connection with music. Today, we were discussing albums that we listen to post-float and thought “heck, let’s share this with our pals” and ask YOU, our dear float family: What tunes do you put on to keep the bliss running through your bones? It is no secret that…

Frequent Floater Profile: John Rockwell

We immediately feel our selves calm down when John enters TFC for his weekly floats.  So it shouldn’t be a surprise that he teaches meditation internationally via Shambhala and brings this incredible presence to our space.  He is a lovely, lovely human being. [I’ve been staring at the computer screen, trying to put into words…

Are You Experiencing? 3 Floats for $99

Like Yoga, Floating is a practice.  You won’t get all the answers in your first float, but it’s a great start.  All our guests we chat with have hearts in their eyes after that key third float – they’re locked in! They *get it* and are hooked on the blissful effects of floating.  We’re all…

#WhyWeFloat: Natalie

We use the word ‘compassionate’ here to describe the team that we’ve attracted.  There is no one more caring and compassionate about your experience here than Natalie.  Nat is part of The Tea Hive Collective, a group that provides harm reduction services//psychedelic support and creates safer spaces (primarily at music festivals).  What she brings to…

Palmer’s 5 Tips for Floaters

There are plenty of things that you can do to “prepare” for your float.  Our float guru, Palmer, wanted to share his five tips for floating with you to assist in your own practice.  Read more below! Arrive early! Even if it isn’t your first time, come say hi, pay, have some water, sit and read….

Why We Float: Rachel

Early Spring, we hired three new team members to ensure that we are providing you with the best experience possible.  While each team member’s personality is vastly unique, they all have two things in common: they have the biggest hearts out there AND they love to float.  Our reasons for #whywefloat are always different and we take away our…

Tanks for asking!

One of the common questions we are asked is about the floatation therapy tanks we use.  A lot, and I mean, A LOT of research went it to this decision.  The things I considered were: ease of maintenance, durability, price point, company reputation, and what other floatation centres around North America were using.  I settled…