Outdoor Fire Pit ~ enjoy the warmth all year!

patio fire pitFrom cool summer evenings to downright chilly winter days—enjoy wonderful sights, sounds and smells of an open fires with an outdoor fire pit on your deck or patio.

Fire pits bring the pleasure of the open fire to your own backyard. You will find a large selection of fire pit sizes and styles together suitable for small outdoor areas as well as larger areas or party-size gatherings.

Be sure to select a secure, stable and safe location for your fire pit, making sure nothing hangs over the flame area or is close enough to be affected by the heat or a random spark. Some fire pits are not recommended for use on a wood deck, be sure to check specifications. Ideally, firepits are situated in an open area so you can sit around the fire and enjoy from all sides.

Wood-burning fire pits are generally the least expensive to buy and to operate. Check for zoning regulations to be sure that you can burn wood on your property. Some municipalities allow wood burning in a small chimenea unit, but will not approve a built-in or dug fire pit.

Outdoor fire pits come in a variety of styles and are available in the following materials:

  • steel
  • copper
  • cast iron

Accessories available for outdoor fire pits:

  • spark screen
  • cooking grill
  • fire poker

Some wood-burning fire pits have optional cooking grills to add to your outdoor enjoyment - remember the fun of roasting marshmallows with family and friends!