MHA Design/Build Contest
The Masonry Heater Association of North America hosts the annual Design/Build Contest for members of the organization. Participants enter their own projects, and experts in the industry judge the submissions without knowing who did the work.
Masonry Heater: Must be primarily a masonry heater but may have additional components such as a heated bench, heated water, or bake oven.
Masonry: May be any masonry project including a combination heater/fireplace/oven type of design, an entire house, chimney, wall, etc.
Bake Oven: Must be primarily a bake oven with no attachment to a masonry heater, fireplace, or other appliance.
See the contest 2017 contest entry forms for complete information.
Contest results can be viewed on the following pages:
2015 Contest Winners
2014 Contest Winners
2013 Contest Winners
2012 Contest Winners
2011 Contest Winners
Sorry, we don’t have photos from 2009 – 2010. If you have photos from these contests please let us know so we can add them to the list. If you have any additions or corrections please contact Marge Padgitt.
If you are interested in participating in the next annual contest please download the entry forms and instructions here: 2016 contest entry forms If you have questions please call Marge Padgitt at 816-461-3665 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please read the rules carefully as they have changed slightly from last year. If you are interested in serving as a judge for the contest please let us know.
Media: Please visit the Media page for high-resolution photos of more projects by our members or send a request to Richard or Marge. Photos may be used in publications with proper credit given to the owner and the MHA.
Last modified: February 22, 2017, by marge
Created: June 23, 2013, by marge