Sitting around a firepit is a great way to have fun and relax. Fire pits can be used during the spring, summer, and the fall. Your can sit around the firepit with friends and family members to enjoy a few drinks, or to roast marshmallows over an open fire. If you are thinking about getting a fire pit, below are a few DIY and professionally designed backyard fire pit ideas.
DIY Fire Pit Ideas
• Stone Fire Pits
If you know what you are doing, you can make a stylish, three-tier fire pit at a low cost. Start by using concrete blocks to create a circle that covers the inner base completely. Next, you should stack the blocks to create three tiers, making sure that they are secure and won’t tip over. The final results will be a fantastic looking simple fire pit that is ready to be used.
• Stone Fire Pit and Half Wall
These firepits are incredibly stylish, and you can create one to fit in with any style home. If you have an empty area in the yard, this is a great option. You may think that this is a difficult type of fire pit to make, but it is much easier than you think. To make your fire pit, you will need stone bricks and cement or heavy duty glue. Once you outline the space that you plan to cover, you can get to work.
• Concrete Fire Pit
Base level concrete fire pits are the classiest versions, and they are very easy to make. The job doesn’t take long, and the final results will look as though it had been done by a professional. The first thing that you will need to do is set the base of the pit deep into the ground; therefore, you need to be sure that the surface can handle the depth.
• Re-Purposed Washing Machine Drum Fire Pit
If you have an old washing machine sitting out in the yard, the drum can be made into a fire pit. You might need to make a few tweaks to the drum to turn it into a fire pit, but the process won’t take long, and it is relatively simple.
Professionally Made Fire Pits
• Wood Burning Copper Fire Pit
These fire pits are absolutely beautiful. The hammered copper that is used gives the fire pit a sophisticated elegance that looks amazing. Not only will the copper fire pit create heat, but it will also improve the aesthetics of your backyard.
• Lattice Fire Pit
If you want to add some glamour to your backyard, this is the perfect type of fire pit. These fire pits come in a variety of shapes and styles. They also come in several colours. This type of fire pit can complement any garden, porch, or patio.
• Brown Stone Fire Pit
This is the perfect choice if your style is stonework. This is a wood-burning pit, and it can be an excellent addition to your backyard. You can choose a shape and size that best fits with the design of your yard. You can also customise the height of your fire pit. A brown stone fire pit can add functionality and beauty to your backyard.
• Stainless Steel Fire Pit
If you prefer a more modern look, a stainless steel fire pit would be great for you. These fire pits have an industrial look, and there are several varieties available. You can even have one custom designed to make yours completely original. These fire pits are popular because they are very durable and weather resistant.
If you want to improve the function and appearance of your backyard, any of these fire pit options will achieve this goal.