When considering wellness applications at home amongst the most popular is the sauna room. This ancient tradition is well-known for delivering a vast array of health benefits to the user. If you’re attempting to design your own sauna for the home and you’ve been conducting some research online, the TyloHelo 3D configurator may be the answer you’re looking for.

Important: This sauna configurator will not work on mobile devices. You will need to use your laptop or desktop PC.

In this comprehensive guide we show you how to design your own sauna using the TyloHelo 3D configurator. We run through every aspect of the sauna design App, breaking it up into key sections with plenty of screenshots to help you along. We’ve also added extra information and building tips from our 30+ years of industry knowledge and experience.

In brief: How to purchase your newly designed sauna.

  1. First complete the design of your sauna room using the 3D configurator.
  2. One complete you must then export the final design specifications pdf file.
  3. Send us the file to: sales@leisurequip.com or upload it to our contact form.

We will then provide you with comprehensive pricing including timescales for delivery plus optional installation cost.

Good to know: Leisurequip are the only trademark approved dealer / installer for TyloHelo in the UK. As a result you can expect 38 years of industry expertise, on-going technical assistance and very competitive pricing.

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Design your own sauna online in 4 easy steps

The perfect DIY sauna is now easy accessible with this handy online App. The TyloHelo 3D sauna designer is the first step to building your own home sauna room. The configurator tool consists of 3 main sections with a summary at the end for you to download a pdf of your specifications.

Screenshot: Start screen of the TyloHelo 3D sauna configurator

Screenshot: Start screen of the TyloHelo 3D sauna configurator

Step 1: Size of your sauna room design

The size of your sauna will of course be dictated by the space you have available. When you begin the sauna designing process there will be minimum standard sizes applied of 2011mm x 2011mm x 2073mm. This is easily editable, however the smaller you go, the less chance there is for interior furniture such as benches and accessories.

Screenshot: Measure up your sauna space and enter the details into the room size option

Screenshot: Measure up your sauna space and enter the details into the room size option

Room size

When you design your own sauna with the App you will first need to measure the space. You’ll also need to consider access points for ventilation. Additionally, you’ll need to leave breathing space between the walls of your home and your sauna when you build it.

sauna room model

Room model

For room model we’ve chosen the glass front specification. Other options for your sauna room design include glass corner, square, corner and round corner. Your choice will be down to aesthetic preferences. You can experiment with the design before you progress to the next part.

sauna design corner side

Corner side

If you choose a glass corner you can also choose which side the corner is to go on. Since we’ve chosen a glass front this isn’t applicable.

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Step 2: Exterior design of your sauna room

At this point you will be ready to move on to the exterior design of your sauna. This will cover an extensive array of building component