Mid-Range Honor Guard gets van upgrade thanks to retrofit by Lamppa Manufacturing

TOWER- Lamppa Manufacturing, in Tower, is still building on the tradition of founders Herb and Daryl Lamppa. “We believe in being good local citizens,” said Lamppa plant manager Dale Horihan. While the business produces wood-fired furnaces and sauna stoves, they sometime lend their expertise in fabrication to help community projects. This past month, this has … Read more

Tohkanen Dunn Kuuma Sauna Build Trumansburg, NY

Dunn Kuuma Sauna Stove Front NY 3

The stove is great, heats fast, the draft control allows us to create a great fire, love the grates and air feeding the fire from below, all is good! If your furnaces are anything like the sauna stove, I would much rather have had one of your furnaces! (they are) Some pictures of our still-to-be-finished … Read more

Tower company is running hot with American-made steel

TOWER – “Kuuma” in Finnish means “hot.” And that pretty much describes the market for the solidly-built wood-fired sauna stoves and furnaces built at Lamppa Manufacturing in Tower. The company, which uses American made mild and stainless steel, has grown in both size and reputation since Richard and his son Herbert Lamppa started turning old … Read more

7 Year Kuuma Vapor-Fire 100 Owner

Love this furnace, I loaded the furnace about 3/4 full last night at 11:00 temps in the mid 20’s ( Stacking the pieces as tight as I could) and as of this posting the house is still 69 with outside temps at 36. While the temps are not extreme it’s quite impressive to me considering … Read more

Kuuma Sauna Build – Green Bay, WI

Green Bay, WI Kuuma Sauna (angle)

Hi Morgan Finnish sauna finish…a little pun. Just chopped up my wood for on this beautiful December day. Fired up the sauna and thought I would send you the pics I promised you.  It really rocks the heat when it gets warmed up. Could use some snow here to cool down between sauna times.  Looking … Read more

When you support us, we support all of these Vendors

Shop Now Proudly using American steel processed by Louis Industries, Jacklin Steel, Range Steel, and Bemidji Steel. When you support us, we support all of these Vendors: Arrow Auto Glass Bob’s Standard Fabrication Specialties Fastenal Co. Ferguson Enterprises Frandsen Bank & Trust Highland International Hometown Focus Magnum LTL Marsh & McLennan Agency Metal Services  Minnesota … Read more

2023 EPA Federal Tax Credit Information

The Inflation Reduction Act, now signed into law, will change the tax credit for wood furnaces as of Jan. 1, 2023.  The credit in 2023 will be 30% with a maximum of $2,000 and can be taken in addition to the $1,200 tax credit for building envelope upgrades and energy audits.  The efficiency qualification remains … Read more

New Kuuma Vaporfire 100, love it

I bought a new Kumma vaporfire 100 last spring. I have used it for 2 months now and couldn’t be happier. I live near Wisconsin Dells WI, we just went through some very cold windy conditions and it performed great. Temps down to -12 and 20-35 mph winds. I have left the fan on low … Read more

Lamppa MFG Annual Benefit Enrollment

One of our main goals at Lamppa MFG is to provide quality jobs in our small Northern MN community. To be honest, when we decided to add Health Insurance last year, it wasn’t something we could afford at the time, but we knew how much it meant to many of our employees. So we took … Read more