Proper kiln maintenance and care is an easy task that, if you pay attention to the small things, can save you down time and lots of maintenance dollars. Before every firing. Look. Take a gander inside of your kiln and make sure nothing has taken up residence.
Kiln brick cracks and chips can be filled in and fixed with products such as brick filler and kiln cement. Loosened elements can be fastened back into place with element staples. Leaky spots in your kiln such as a missing peep plug can be filled with a number of refractory materials.