The Ultimate Sauna Heater Guide
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Hooray! You’ve decided to get a sauna. Congratulations, you are on your way to pure relaxation and innumerable health benefits. But here comes the real question: what type of heater do you need? We are here to break down not only what types of sauna heaters are available, but how to choose the right size heater for your sauna.
For all sauna heater selections, you will need the cubic measurements for your sauna space. That just means the measurement of the width of the room multiplied by the length multiplied by the height.
i.e. 8 ft (length) X 5ft (width) X 7ft (height) =280 cubic ft.
Appropriate examples of heaters for this size would be:
If your sauna measurement lands between the given recommendations of two sauna heaters, always choose a slightly larger heater as you will overall be more pleased with its performance and ability to heat the room. It is recommended that sauna ceiling height does not exceed 8 feet for most heaters. As heat rises, it can be difficult to maintain the desired temperature throughout your sauna if the ceiling height is too high.
And that’s that!
With this information, we hope you can be confident in how to choose a sauna heater to suit your needs. Whether it is a private or public sauna, the right heating element can ensure years of enjoyable use. Our professionals are always here to help and answer any questions you may have. We hope you enjoy the dreaming and planning portion of your sauna build as much as you enjoy its continued use and health benefits.