How to Make a Cinder Block Fire Pit for Outdoor Space
Cinder block fire pit is commonly used for barbecues or backyard bonfires. It is commonly made as portable fire container for temporarily using. However, this fire it also can be used for permanent use. A lovely décor is not only needed for interior, but also exterior. Some houses are also completed with outdoor space. Then, there are many ways you can do to enhance your outdoor space’s décor. Fire pit made of cinder block can be one of decoration parts that can make the exterior more attractive. Besides, it is very useful for warm you while relaxing at backyard in winter.
How to Design Cinder Block Fire Pit for Backyard
You must know that cinder block is a material that is commonly used to build a house. This material that resists the heat of fire and is easy to arrange really can be used to make a fire pit for backyard. First thing you must do is to measure the space, so you can make a fire pit in right size. Then, cinder block fire pit shape designs can be made in round or square. So, which one that you like? However, both of them are beautiful, even you need different types of cinder block to make it.
Then, you should find the best spot to place the fire pit. If the ground is grassy surface, you can remove the soil first to get a more stable base. Then, if the tools are ready, you can start to arrange the cinder blocks into a fire pit. Make some layers but not too high to make the heat from the fire can achieve to your place. Put the timber or coals as fuel to set the fire. Moreover, you can provide a grill to use it as barbecue. Then, for permanent build the fire pit with mortar to make it last longer.