Dec , There s an earthy romance associated with fire pits, especially wood burning ones They remind us of cozy evenings around the campfire But wood fires contribute to air pollution, and some cities have banned wood burning fire pits In response, savvy designers and homeowners are turning to natural gas,
Fire pit and corner bench built with Pavestone blocks Lay a paver patio or add amenities to your outdoor entertaining space Pavestone s SplitRock system is perfect for outdoor living projects like fire pits, planters, benches, and outdoor kitchen islands The blocks stack easily, without mortar, to make lasting backyard
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Jun , Barbecues on a deck, mulch in a flowerbed, a fire pit in the backyard they can all lead to fires that originate on the outside of a dwelling and extend to the This newly built wood frame home features a truss roof and floor system, oriented strand board (OSB) sheathing wrapped with an air moisture barrier,
Oct , Come winters and you are forced to remain indoors post evening However, nothing can beat the serenity and peacefulness of cold winter evenings And for that you need to come up with a way to spend time outdoors without catching a cold If you have a backyard get a nice firepit installed and trust me you
Jul , Fire pits are crowd pleasers Lighting up a fire is a natural way to create a focal point at an outdoor gathering Whether it s the hypnotic dancing flames or some sort of primal memory, the fact is that people love to gather around fire And if you re looking for an excuse to invite people, all you need to say is
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May , Today we re featuring a guest contribution by Matt from the DIY Village on building a custom fire pit If you don t know Matt and Jacque, hop on over to their site It s chock full of awesome DIY articles! When it comes to transforming a back yard, an outdoor fire pit rates high on everyone s DIY to do list.
Jun , Depending upon the design of your desired fire pit, this can be a DIY project or one that is commissioned out to a masonry or landscape crew The interior of a flagstone fire pit is constructed with fireproof materials (cinderblock, for example), and the exterior is finished with mortared flagstone This would not
Jun , Designer Greg Koehler of Outdoor Dreams Location Midlothian, Virginia Size About square feet ( square meters) Homeowners request This was actually pretty simple The couple wanted something different, especially for the fire pit, designer Greg Koehler says As with all of our clients, I asked
Get outdoor living ideas that ll transform your outdoor living space into an inviting outdoor oasis Find outdoor living ideas at or sliding doors The wow way add weatherproof flooring, such as stone tile or scored concrete, for the space outside and the adjacent room inside A fire pit is a proven winner Food and fire have
Jul , These outdoor spaces minimize yard work and keep the focus on enjoyment An outdoor living room positioned at the highest point in the yard provides a lookout over neighboring Bernal Hill, while the Cor Ten steel fire pit creates a welcoming spot to How to Pick the Right Floor for Your Garden Room.
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Adding extra decoration and a little heat to your garden is easy with Southern Patio s fire bowls and chimineas Using a fire bowl, or chiminea, is a great way to provide heat and add beauty to your outdoor space Here are some tips for use from Southern Patio Paver fire pit on concrete patio Paver Fire Pit Focal Point.
Dec , Nestled at the base of a bank, and concealed from view, this built in wraparound seating area also doubles as a retaining wall in this Australian garden A winding path paved with terra cotta stones leads to this secluded nook Stone flooring Eco Outdoor fire pit EcoSmart insert in custom rusted metal base.
May , The three bedroom home in Glassell Park features an updated kitchen, hardwood and polished concrete floors and an outdoor fire pit () The master suite has vaulted ceilings, skylights and a walk in closet There are three bedrooms and two bathrooms Outside, built in seating surrounds a fire