Fire pits are a great way to extend the outdoor party season. They provide warmth when the weather is cool. Gathering around a fire allows you to stay outside even when the temperature dips.
In the summer, fire pits help keep mosquitoes and other pests away. They are also fun and romantic.
Where to Buy an Outdoor Fire Pit
In recent years, fire pits have become increasingly popular. So there are a lot of different types and designs to choose from, especially if you shop online. In general, the deeper the pit, the longer your fire will last. If this factor is important, you’ll want a large fire pit that will burn until the last of your guests depart.
The very deep tub CobraCo fire pit made from hand-hammered copper, shown below, is made for long-lasting fires.
Extra Large Outdoor Fire Pit
This beautiful fire tub is made from copper. It’s meant to age naturally, lending a classy element to your garden. It comes with a metal stand and a metal safety screen (not shown here) to prevent burning wood embers from shooting out. Lining this pit with a generous layer of sand, before starting a fire, is recommended to protect the tub and prolong its life.
Despite its large size, this copper fire pit can be moved if you wish to bring it to the beach or on a camping trip.
Stainless Steel Fire Pit With Cover
You can sit around and gaze at the flames inside this fire pit by looking at wildlife cutouts. This sturdy fire pit is made from steel. The bowls measures 23-5-inches in diameter and it is 12.5-inches deep. The model shown here is black, but it can also be ordered in a “sandpaint” or rust-colored finish.
Portable Backyard Fire Pit
The lattice work on the hexagonal sides of this fire pit will be a beautiful addition to your backyard. This 24-inch bowl is designed to be used either on a patio or in the yard. This pit is made from steel.