Curing fire schedule for a new Masonry Heater

Posted in Curing Fires for masonry heater or oven, Education, Masonry Heater, Masonry heater core, SR Refractory cast core system

This is the curing fire schedule that we recommend all of our clients use for curing a new masonry heater.  You basically want to start out small with your fires and gradually add ~ 3-5# of wood per day.  You

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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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Balas SR-18 masonry heating system with oval channels, a rear facing white oven and heated bench. Finished in fieldstone, brick, and stucco. Brick was finished with clay plaster.

Posted in Bakeoven, Brick masonry heater, Chimney, Contraflow Heater, heated bench, Masonry Heater, Masonry heater core, SR-18 core, Stone masonry heater, Stucco heater, White Oven

We built this masonry mass stove down by Strum WI for one of Mark Morgans of www.bearpawconstruction.com clients.  Mark is one of the most well versed green building contractors in the US.  He teaches green building across the country and

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Casey SR-13 Top vented heater with white oven and 3 sided heated bench. Finished in 3″ concrete block.

Posted in Bakeoven, heated bench, J Loop, Masonry Heater, Masonry heater core, SR-13 core, top vented masonry heater, White Oven

We built this masonry heater over by Sarona WI with one of our SR-13 top vented masonry heater core systems with a white oven and 3 sided heated bench.  We laid 3″ CMU around the heater core and hearth.  The

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Christensen SR-18 see-thru masonry heater Finished in Custom Alberene Soapstone with a 4 sided bench

Posted in 4-sided hearth, Custom masonry heater core, Heater Love, J Loop, masonry fireplace, Masonry Heater, Masonry heater core, see-thru firebox, Soapstone, SR-18 core, top vented masonry heater, wood box

We built this custom soapstone masonry heater for a client near Duluth MN.  The Christensens loved one of the custom Tulikivi masonry heater designs that Ron Phil in MT designed but was way out of their budget.  This is one

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Culham SR-18 6-sided masonry heater with rear facing white oven and front heated bench. Finished with reclaimed brick and hand split local granite hearth.

Posted in 6-sided masonry heater, Bakeoven, Brick masonry heater, heated bench, Masonry Heater, Masonry heater core, SR-18 core, top vented masonry heater, White Oven

 

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Rogotzke SR-13 corner masonry heater with white oven and heated bench. Finished with Slate and a band of taconite stone tile.

Posted in 5-sided masonry heater, Bakeoven, Contraflow Heater, heated bench, Heater Love, Masonry Heater, Masonry heater core, SR-13 core, Taconite stone, White Oven

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Sanborn SR-13 Masonry Heater corner unit. Finished with slate and stucco.

Posted in 5-sided masonry heater, J Loop, Masonry Heater, Masonry heater core, SR-13 core, Stucco heater, Taconite stone, top vented masonry heater

We built this 5 sided masonry heater down in the walk out basement up by Squaw Lake MN.  This heater and extra block work formed the base foundation for the larger masonry heater on the main level.

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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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Henricksen SR-13 with white oven. SR-concrete facing. soapstone trim. heated bench. stucco/clay plaster

Posted in Bakeoven, Cooking, heated bench, Heater Love, Hot Water, J Loop, Masonry Heater, Stucco heater, Uncategorized, White Oven

SR-13 masonry heater core systems, top vented with a white oven and a side heated bench.  We faced the heater with our SR concrete castings and the homeowners finished the final coat of clay plaster and tile accents.

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