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Why You Need A Fire Pit

There are plenty of great reasons why you need a fire pit but, the most important reason is that you simply want it. Breezy summer nights create the perfect atmosphere for a cozy fire roaring in the background. A well built fire pit provides a safe surrounding that allows you to enjoy the comforts. A custom built fire pit creates visual appeal to any backyard patio. It provides a gathering place for lasting conversations and making smores!

While you are planning out your perfect patio design, consider how a fire pit will enhance your area. While fire pits are always a crowd pleaser, if not built correctly they can be more of a danger than an enjoyable piece. Contact us to discuss the best options and designs for your custom fire pit.

Few fire pit safety tips

  • Stay clear of surrounding or overhanging trees.
  • Be aware of the distance between your home or any other structures. A good rule of thumb is to have at least 10 feet distance.
  • Don’t build a fire larger than the contained area.
  • Keep water or an extinguisher close by, just in case.
  • Don’t leave the fire unattended. When you are done, put it out.
  • Be cautious of no burn days, if it’s extra dry or in a drought you’ll want to hold off on starting a fire.
  • Educate anyone using the fire pit of safety and best practices to safely enjoy the feature.