Pizza Oven Build: Thermal Mass and Insulation Layers

Here it is: our Pizza Oven build. There are lots of resources online.


As we know to our cost absolutely critical is the the clay sand mix ratio. It must be 2 sand to 1 clay!  And it can take nearly an hour to mix a batch.



Thermal mass layer over sand former



We used sawdust for the insulation.


The insulation layer starting to cover the thermal mass layer


The insulation layer



The insulation layer



Adding a retaining wall



Completing the insulation layer


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