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  • Are wood fired hot tubs worth the work?

    Most people default to purchasing an electric hot tub and are done with it. What if you considered a wood-fired hot tub? Electrically heated tubs tend to be more economical, as well as more convenient. So why choose a wood-fired tub?
  • The Best Wood for Barrel Sauna Construction

    Since you already understand the massive benefits of having a barrel sauna, it's time to look at the right wood to choose for your barrel unit. Choosing the right type of wood for your sauna is an important step if you want your investment to last a long time.
  • Wood Burning Or Electric Heat?

    The decision to invest in a barrel or outdoor sauna for your home isn't a difficult one to make. The benefits that come with a sauna are amazing: a reduction in joint and muscle pain, relaxes the muscles, boosts your immune system, stimulates circulation to your blood system, raises metabolism, detoxifies and improves the skin, and much more!
  • Barrel Sauna Basics

    Purchasing your first  barrel sauna is thrilling, but it may also be overwhelming. It's a significant decision with a lot to think about. Having a outdoor barrel sauna in your house offers numerous advantages, but you must ensure that you are making the best decision possible. With this beginner's guide, finding the ideal barrel sauna that fits where you want it, is within your budget, and provides the benefits you want is simple.
  • The lasting benefits of regular sauna use

    The lasting benefits of regular sauna use Ancient cultures and modern science have cited saunas as a great vehicle for physical and mental rejuven...
  • Barrel, Outdoor & Indoor Sauna Maintenance

    While an indoor sauna doesn't require protection from the elements, it's still imperative to do basic routine maintenance.
  • How To Seal a Wood Burning Hot Tub

    Wooden hot tubs are a classic staple. They're stylish, memorable and iconic. The advancements of more efficient materials have provided a more solid and durable foundation for current hot tubs. However, some people prefer the classic look of a wooden hot tub.
  • Why a Barrel Sauna Is Better Than a Regular Sauna Cabin

    Find out what makes a barrel sauna from Backcountry Recreation the best option for your outdoor barrel sauna needs!
  • 10 Things You May Not Know About Barrel Saunas

    10 Things You May Want To Know About Barrel Saunas Easy to Assemble. Barrel saunas are a clever and convenient design. They require no major too...
  • You can use our wood fired hot tubs at this Canadian getaway!

      Earlier this year we sent two of our wood fired hot tubs to a magical little getaway in West Porter Lake, Nova Scotia. The owners Corey & ...