Sauna Heater Comparison

 
TOULE

Available in 6kW & 9KW Models:  (6KW or 9KW Included with sauna purchase)

For the price point vs quality it doesn't get much better than this! This heater is the best bang for your buck both in its reliability and features of this specific model (off board digital controls, timers, etc). 

Pros
- Auxiliary output controls for lights, fans etc.
- Delayed Start Feature
- Can be purchased with on heater controls or wall mount
- Digital controller
- Offered at a steep discount when purchased with a Backcountry sauna.

Cons:
- Not the most "attractive"
- Wall mount model can be more difficult to install

HARVIA KIP

Available in 6kW & 8W 

Harvia has been the biggest name in sauna heaters for over 70 years! The Harvia FLB model, made by Harvia in Finland, is a traditional Finnish-style wall-mounted sauna heater. What this one lacks in special and aesthetic features it makes up for in heat and getting the job done. 

Pros:
- Extremely reliable
- Easy to use
- Great for rental units or Airbnb's
- Durable stainless steel components
- ETL safety listed

Cons: 
- Expensive for so few features
- No remote control

HARVIA CILINDRO Available in  9KW Models

The Harvia Cilindro PC90E electric sauna heater has an outer casing that is partially open at the front, allowing users to enjoy the benefits of a large stone surface and place the heater containing a massive amount of stones in a small space.

Pros:
- Extremely reliable
- Can create lots of steam
- Easy to use
- Great for rental units or Airbnb's
- Durable stainless steel components
- ETL safety listed

Cons
- Can take longer to heat up the sauna due to the increased thermal mass of the rocks.

HUUM HIVE MINI / DROP & HIVE

Available in 6kW, 9kW, 11kW, 12kW Models

These are one of our best sellers! What the HUUM line of products offers is a more traditional sauna experience by limiting metal and increasing total rock surface area. This provides a closer to wood fired experience with the reliability of electricity. Many of our customers prefer the design of the Huum as it is an accent piece against the backdrop of your high-quality wood sauna.

Pros
- Wifi Controller
- HUGE amount thermal mass (rocks)
- Looks fantastic
- Auxiliry controls for fans, lights etc
- Certified to CSA/UL and CE standards
- Allows for extreme amounts of steam

Cons
- Will take longer to heat up the sauna
- Can require some troubleshooting