We all love spending time outdoors and patio fireplaces make it possible to spend many more hours in the garden.
Day or night, summer or winter, with an outside fireplace you can entertain family or friends all year round. Even on chilly evenings the outdoor patio fireplace or deck fire pit will provide heat and light, and the warm glow will always create an enviable ambiance.
The outdoor patio fireplaces come in many sizes and in both modern and traditional designs. Stone patio fireplaces can be purchased that look like they’ve been handmade, and a distinctive black pagoda offers a 360 degrees view of the fire.
The portable outdoor fireplace which is gas powered and has ceramic logs is a typical example of a contemporary model, while a cast iron or copper fire pit complete with mesh cage gives a much more traditional look.
Brick, stone, glass, and steel, can be used to create the most beautiful backyard fireplace, many of which incorporate a cooking grate so you can rustle up a tasty snack too.
An extremely popular patio fireplace for the modern home is the gas firepit. The convenience of not having to chop wood or light the fire are the main reasons that people choose the outdoor gas fireplace. You can still cook on many of the gas models, so you won’t have to miss out on your favorite hotdogs!
For a really contemporary look why not go for one of the modern outdoor fire bowls. A potable unit can weigh around fifty pounds and may have a burn surface of around four hundred square inches.
Some of the outside fireplaces are very ornamental, and can even have cutouts of stars and moons. Imagine sitting around the fire in the evening as the warm glow shines through the cutouts.
When you are choosing a patio pit or fireplace try to make sure it is corrosion resistant. This should make keep it looking great for years to come. A steel grate is said to provide supreme airflow.
You may prefer a cast iron fire pit, one of the patio wood stoves, or one of the many imitation or real stone fireplaces. Whatever your preference for evenings on the patio and night’s to remember, patio fireplaces offer warmth, light, and a wonderful focal point to socialize with family and friends.