The Kiln Guy

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Kiln Repair

Expert kiln repair on all models of electric kilns


Competitive pricing on all L&L Kilns


All of your kiln issues solved here


Get help setting up a ceramics program, choosing clay and glazes, and setting up a kiln room and studio

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My name is michael ellis, i am the kiln guy

Providing expert kiln repair, and quality customer service since 2007
When you need the job done right, call the kiln guy

Clay is your passion, kilns are the tools that help you achieve your vision. There is no feeling quite like peeking into a hot kiln to see the first glimpse of your creations. Let me help you achieve the results you want. With 8 years of experience in the field, there is no kiln that I can't fix. Is your kiln not worth fixing? No problem, I can help you choose a new kiln that is right for your needs. I provide competitive pricing and will hand-deliver and install your new kiln. I train all of my customers on proper kiln operation, safety, and tips and tricks to get the most out of your firings. Kiln acting up at off hour times? Call me anytime.

  • I repair all models of electric kilns

  • The best kilns on the market, at the best price

  • Kiln acting up? I can provide in-home service calls, and over the phone diagnostics

  • I have a BFA in ceramics from Tyler School of Art. I know clay, and I know kilns


Everybody needs friends, mine are the best

L&L Kiln Mfg. Inc

L&L Kiln Mfg. Inc is my most recommended kiln manufacturer. They make the toughest, most long lasting kilns on the market. L&L Kilns also provide incredibly accurate firings

Rob Battey

Northwest Potters Supply
Rob is my kiln tech guru. When I am working on a stubborn kiln problem and the answer seems lost, Rob helps me find it.

Sandi and Neil

Neighborhood Potters
Neil Patterson was my ceramics teacher in college. Neil and his wife Sandi Pierantozzi are both accomplished ceramic artists, and wonderful people.