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How to Build a Sauna

Here are all the steps you need to build a sauna from start to finish, with helpful tips along the way.

With a little understanding of what is involved, you can be relaxing in your own home sauna in no time at all. Many companies offer kits that you can set up on your own.

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  • Time

    Several Weekends

  • Price Range

    $1,000 - $2,500

  • Easy/Moderate

    Hard

How to Build a Home Sauna

Here's how to construct the framework and assemble a custom sauna kit.

  • Time

    Several Weekends

  • Price Range

    $2,500 - $5,000

  • Easy/Moderate

    Hard

How to Build a Sauna: Crafting Tongue-and-Groove Walls and Ceiling in a Sauna

Licensed contractor Paul Ryan shows how to build a custom sauna from a pre-cut kit. Tongue-and-groove walls and ceiling are installed as part of the finishing.

  • Time

    Several Weekends

  • Price Range

    $2,500 - $5,000

  • Easy/Moderate

    Hard

How to Build a Sauna: Completing the Job

Licensed contractor Paul Ryan shows how to build a sauna from a pre-cut kit. Tongue-and-groove walls, benches and windows complete the custom sauna project.

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