TOP 5 FIRE PIT IDEAS
A growing trend that is as primal as man is the gathering around a fire. Adding a fire pit can be a surprisingly inexpensive and attractive focal point to your outdoor furniture setting.
It also provides warmth and light for your outdoor space when socialising. The range of fire pits available massively grown, providing a solution that is a stylish and welcome addition to almost any backyard.
1. THE FIRE PIT FOCUS
If you have an outdoor space that lacks a point of focus, one way to instantly enhance interest is to add one of the latest in a growing range of stylish fire pits.
Ideally you want to ensure you have a prepared flat surface surrounding the fire pit to place chairs and side tables.
A stunningly simple, yet stylish choice of fire pit will draw attention. If you want to go all-out, design a recessed fire pit lounge area to add a sense of privacy.
2. SET IT IN STONE
Create your very own Stonehenge in your backyard by centering your fire pit within a circle of stones. A border of rocks will allow it to feel like an intimate area. To achieve a totally down-to-earth rustic look, choose a classic or rusted cast iron fire bowl.
3. GO BOHO
Another option that is easy to craft is a casual, bohemian space for your fire pit.
A fire pit surrounded by some fabulous floor cushions and ottomans for that extra laid-back seating against a natural backdrop of lush foliage would perfectly complement the boho vibe.
Consider a beaten cast iron fire bowl to create a warm and casual ambience and surround with natural coloured gravel to complete the look.
4. SLEEK & CONTEMPORARY FIRE PIT
The perfect addition to a modern home is a sleek and contemporary fire pit setting.
For a sophisticated space, opt for a simple yet stunning matt black painted finish stainless steel fire pit or a cast iron design reminiscent of ancient classical lines.
Complete the elegant look by complementing with contemporary stylish chairs, such as classic outdoor butterfly chairs.
5. PARTY CENTRAL
Regardless of the size of your garden, fire creates the perfect ambiance for parties. It’s easy to transport your family and friends into a magical haven with the soft, warm light from your fire.