Yurt Survives Wildfire!

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I received a call from a concerned yurt owner yesterday. This Rainier Eagle Yurt customer had to vacate his yurt home due to a raging wildfire in the Utah wilderness! Unsure what to expect when he returned after the "all-clear", he came home to his yurt standing - unharmed.  A dirt road  … [Read more...]

A Wall Tent Wedding

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A Rainier Wall Tent is the focus of this beautiful tent wedding inspiration photo shoot recently featured in Seattle Met. The photo shoot features local Northwest vendors - it's the perfect source of inspiration for those who've dreamed of a rustic, outdoor wedding. We hope you'll check out … [Read more...]

Guest Post: Massage Sanctuary in a Rainier Yurt

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Today we have a guest post from Jennifer Rosendale, who uses a Rainier Yurt to house her massage practice, Avalon Yurt Sanctuary, and a meditation group. Her clients love the relaxing energy of the yurt, and Jennifer is truly enthusiastic about the space. Here’s her story. The Magic of a … [Read more...]

Yurt Interior Flooring

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Yurts don’t maintain their structural integrity as well if placed directly on the ground but should be firmly attached to a circular platform of the same size of the yurt you are purchasing. If you are building a residential yurt fixed with plumbing and electricity it’s best to elevate at least … [Read more...]

Yurt Raising Video

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This video shows how quick and easy it is to set up yurt - hope your yurt goes up as nicely as this one did. Send us a link to your installation videos! As always, feel free to call me with questions. Namaste, … [Read more...]

Heating Your Yurt

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What if I don't want to use only a wood stove to heat my yurt? Two is always better than one, so I recommend that if you can, you use two sources of heat for your yurt.  There will be times that you  have a power outage and must rely on your wood stove.  Likewise there will be times when you … [Read more...]