Firepit adds coziness to the home exterior such as garden, front patio and backyard. They can sometimes be built inside the home if there is no fireplace; however, the best place to build them is patio enclosures without screens or front porch.
You can use bricks, concrete blocks, cement blocks and some building materials for making DIY firepits. There are so many easy to follow plans as well which could guide you a lot.
Paver Fire Pit
In order to design this DIY fire pit design at home first of all you need to mark off the space and lay a border. A circle will require 15 stones so make the first layer with bricks and add the next three layers on top of the first. For making it strong you can use cement. Once this is done you can decorate the area according to your wish. Clean the yard and make it a better place to sit and enjoy the evening. Now put the wooden sticks inside the brick fire pit and enjoy.
DIY Flameless Fire pit Plan
In order to design this DIY firepit plan this you need the following things
Lace strips, tree branches, aluminum foils, washable school glue, paint brush, string lights, rocks.
To design this wrap each branch in aluminum foil. Apply the glue to the strip of lace. Wrap a lace around the branch starting at one and working the way to another. Repeat until all your branches are covered and let dry. Once it’s totally dry use a sharp knife to cut a clean line into the lace from one end to another. Remove the cast from the branch. Repeat it for all branches. After this arrange the rocks in circular shape and put string lights in the middle. Arrange the lace branches into cone-like shape. Now at the end plug in the string lights and your DIY fire pit is ready.
DIY Indoor Fire pit in a Bowl
In order to design this indoor fire pit, you need the following things.
Quickset concrete, plastic bowl, 1 bag of river rock, a can, firepot gel fuel, cooking spray, stick and plastic tub.
First of all you need to pour the dry concrete mixture in the plastic tub adding water to the desired level and stir continuously. After spraying the inside of the plastic bowl pour in the mix concrete. Place the can in the center. Take the can out after some time and let the mixture dry. At last put the gel fuel in the middle and the burning bowl is ready.You can build burning bowl firepit for your friends and give them as a gift as well.
Build Portable Fire pit
To design this portable fire pit for your home or rooms,you need the following things.
Chrome shopping cart, steel lath, galvanized steel corner bead, 3 cookie sheets, hinges, handle, nuts and bolts.
The first step is to remove the rubber and plastic from the cart. After that build a frame that fits in the bottom of the basket for this use galvanized steel drip edge flashing. You will enjoy building DIY portable fire pit because it turns out to be amazing, you can keep it anywhere.
The third step is to make a bottom pan where you can use material like metal sheets to cut them according to the frame and fix them. Line the sides of the cart with the steel lath. With large washers you bolt all four sides of lath to cart. Cut the remaining pieces of steel. Put the burning wood at the lower side of the cart. And then light them up.
Table top Fire pit
In order to design creative firepit this you will need the following things.
Marine silicon, cheap glass frames, small rocks, metal mesh, gel fuel, any metal planter with lid.
First of all make a glass box. You can make a glass box by putting the bead of silicon around the edges of your glass and place them together in the desired shape. Now that you have a glass box, cut a piece of mesh that fits exactly inside your box. Put the opened can of gel fuel in the center of planter. Place as much mesh as you want to cover the surface. Finally cover the mesh with rocks. Light your fire by carefully lighting the gel fuel. Your table top fire pit is ready, and it is also really beautiful.