Enjoy a clean and optimally functioning sauna experience 


Sauna Society Builders not only builds saunas and activates saunas with special events and workshops, we also maintain sauna spaces at hot spots like The Hewing Hotel.  Designing and building a sauna is a large investment. We help our clients ensure they are getting the most out of their investment by providing maintenance packages that ensure a fresh,
 safe sauna experience.

Services include: 

  • Power wash and non-toxic sanitizer scrub
  • Mold inspection and removal 
  • Heatmap thermoimaging and insulation repair 
  • Stove and chimney safety inspection
  • Benches repair help to prevent splintering

SSB maintains The Hewing Hotel’s iconic rooftop sauna space.

Helping clients like Omar Ansari, owner of Surly Brewing Company, enjoy an optimal and safe backyard sauna experience.

Hot Box: How Minnesota Millennials Are Leading A Finnish Sauna Renaissance

Forbes – February 2018

The sweat life of urban saunas in Minnesota

City Pages –  April 2014

Meet the builders

John Pederson

John Pederson is the Founder of the 612 Sauna Society Cooperative, a Member-owned 308B Sauna Co-op (the nation’s first) serving the Twin Cities Metro area. John discovered Sauna and Sauna Society as an exchange student in Helsinki in 2004. He started his first sauna...

Rodney Buhrsmith

“As a busy dad and business development professional, I’m motivated to make wellness an every-day experience for our families and society at large…”  Rodney joined the build team for The Forge mobile sauna in 2016 after building many saunas of his own. In July 2017...

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