Enjoy the Winter From Your Backyard: Fire Pits Are Great for Entertaining Family and Friends!

As the cooler weather rolls in, fire pits because great additions to any home by giving the homeowners a chance to enjoy the outdoors beyond the warmer months. It very important to build a fire pit with the right materials that can handle the fires you want to build in it. 

Tips For Building the Right Kind of Fire Pit for Your Yard

  • Firebricks – Firebricks should be placed on the inside of fire pits to absorb and withstand the heat of the fire. Firebricks are heavy clay bricks and can come in many shapes and sizes.
  • Fire Mortar – Fire proof mortar is made specifically to help resist fire and heat damage, making it the perfect material to use alongside fire bricks.
  • Outside Design Elements – Stone works well for fire pits as they tend to blend in with the surrounding areas.. Stone are also non-combustible like bricks and concrete. Avoid any material that is combustible or that can reach high temperatures. Flagstone allow you to design a fire pit that is both safe and aesthetically pleasing.

Outer Image can design and build a great outdoor living space and fire pit for your family and friends to enjoy all winter long.  

Contact us (859-689-0076) for a free consultation!


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