Questions and Answers About Barrel Saunas•
Posted on September 22 2022
Are outdoor barrel saunas allowed indoors? Yes. Our barrel saunas are designed with the outdoors in mind; the barrel shape is waterproof and moisture resistant, and western red cedar is weather resistant. But it works just as well indoors as it does outdoors.
Do barrel saunas need a roof?
Often, barrel sauna owners may have to cover their barrel sauna when not in use, or build an auxiliary roof on top of their barrel sauna. Barrel saunas in four-season climates are prone to maintenance issues. Not on the bench. Barrel saunas suffer because they are only one bench height.
Are barrel saunas easy to use?
Less energy is used to heat the room due to the efficient use of air space. Additionally, the thick red cedar wood slats are excellent insulators, keeping the exterior of the sauna cool even on top of the sauna.
How much does a barrel sauna cost?
Barrel saunas cost between $2,500 and $15,000. Most barrel sauna kits cost around $5,000, but you do find great deals on barrel sauna kits.
What do you put under the barrel sauna?
There are a variety of materials that can be used as a base for a barrel sauna, but the most popular materials include concrete slabs, flagstones, wooden platforms, brick pavers, and compressed gravel. If your barrel sauna takes place in your home, any floor type is suitable, but carpeting is not recommended.