Luhrsen Lake Superior Stone Fireplace

Posted in Fireplace, Heater Love, masonry fireplace, PriorFire Firebox, Rosin Firebox, Stone Fireplace

The stone for this project was hand picked by the Luhrsens at various locations along Lake Superior.  We designed a Rosin Style 36″x36″ PriorFire Firebox into this fireplace because this is one of the most efficient open hearth fireboxes that

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Cook Lake 48″ PriorFire Fireplace Retrofit

Posted in Fireplace, masonry fireplace, PriorFire Firebox, Restoration, Rosin Firebox

We upgraded the inefficient existing fireplace that the homeowners originally had to a much more efficient PriorFire/Rosin style firebox.  We also relined the chimney with a smaller 9″ flexible stainless steel chimney and insulated the extra space between the new

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Mt. Horeb SR-22 Bell Heater with black oven. Tulikivi Harmaja & 36×36″ PriorFire Fireplace.

Posted in Bakeoven, Black Oven, Cooking, Double Bell Heater, Fireplace, Heater Love, masonry fireplace, Masonry Heater, Masonry heater core, Masonry Heater Door, PriorFire Firebox, Rosin Firebox, Russian Bell Masonry Heater, SR-22 Core, Stone Fireplace, Stone masonry heater

Here are some updated final photo’s from the project down by Mt. Horeb WI.  We built one of our SR-22 masonry heating systems with a black oven and double bell heating chambers.  We also built a 36″x36″ PriorFire/Rosin style fireplace

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Gunflint Fireplace finished with local fieldstone and Gunflint slate.

Posted in Fireplace, Heater Love, masonry fireplace, Stone Fireplace, Taconite stone

We built this fireplace at Gunflint Lodge and finished the fireplace with local fieldstone and Gunflint slate.  Bruce, the owner of Gunflint Lodge gave us some creative leeway to come up with a unique design for one of his cabins.

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Sanborn SR-22 Masonry Heater with rear white oven, woodbox and stone table. Finished in Taconite, slate, and polished Granite

Posted in Bakeoven, Custom masonry heater core, Fireplace, Masonry Heater, Masonry heater core, SR Refractory cast core system, SR-22 Core, Taconite stone, White Oven, wood box

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Shodo’s SR-18 with heated bench. Finished in brick.

Posted in Brick masonry heater, Contraflow Heater, Fireplace, heated bench, Masonry Heater, Masonry heater core, Russian Bell Masonry Heater, SR-18 core

Shodo’s heater was one of our SR-18 masonry heater cores with a large bell, a side heated bench chimney.  Her heater was finished with clay brick. Patrick Sieben, a very talented mason from St. Paul MN  drove down to help

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Simensen 36″ Rosin Fireplace finished with Fieldstone & Slate

Posted in Fireplace, masonry fireplace, Rosin Firebox, Taconite stone, Uncategorized

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Simensen SR-18 with white oven and heated bench. Finished with taconite & slate.

Posted in Bakeoven, Contraflow Heater, Fireplace, Heater Love, Masonry Heater, Masonry heater core, SR-18 core, Taconite stone, White Oven

The Simensen SR-18 Masonry heater with white oven and front heated bench was built up on Lake Vermilion MN.  We finished the face of the heater with local banded taconite stone from the MN Iron Range, a custom cut piece

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Jordan Custom SR heater core system

Posted in Custom masonry heater core, Fireplace, masonry fireplace, Masonry Heater, Uncategorized

We designed and manufactured this custom J-Loop masonry heater core system for one of our students from a class up at North House Folk School.  He built it on his own and finished the heater with 3″ cmu block and

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Miller SR-18 with white oven and front heated bench. Finished in MT ledgestone with NY bluestone hearthstones.

Posted in Bakeoven, Chimney, Contraflow Heater, Cooking, Fireplace, Heater Love, Masonry Heater, Masonry Heater Door, Pizza Oven, SR-18 core, Stone Fireplace, Uncategorized, White Oven

For the Miller project by Sarona WI we built our SR-18 masonry heater core system with our white oven and a front and side heated bench with the chimney on the side.  The heater was finished with a 4″ solid

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