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Making a pizza oven is an easy and fun-full activity. If you are doing a residential pizza oven for home based use, then you should consider DIY. Even if you have not built a pizza oven or even participated in the process before, don’t worry, through the numerous tutorials available, you will be amazed by what you will be able to construct.

To make a pizza oven, you need to first determine what you want. There are two types of pizza ovens; the igloo and the barrel. If you are doing a home-based oven for pizza, then the igloo is best suited. On the other hand, if you are doing a pizza oven for commercial use, then the barrel will come in handy.

With the purpose defined, you need to source for construction materials. These are available both locally and from hardware stores. The budget you have will determine where you source your materials nevertheless, locally sourced and recycled materials are best. With the materials, you can then begin the challenge to build a pizza oven. Use the tutorial available online to get the job done and best of luck!