8 DIY Fire Pits to Get Your Yard Ready for Summer

 

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It might not be exactly tropical in your neighborhood yet. But for many of us, it’s finally warm enough to start daydreaming about summer. And that means thinking about getting the yard ready for cookouts, ball games, and gatherings under the stars.

If you’re thinking about the changing seasons, think about making your own fire pit. This popular backyard feature is surprisingly easy to construct, and will bring your outdoor living to the next level. Make a quick trip to the hardware store, grab the kids to help out, and you can have one of these gorgeous backyard features by this weekend!

1. Stone-Topped Fire Pit

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DIY Network

 

2. Upcycled Lantern Fire Pit

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House & Fig

3. Concrete Bowl Fire Pit

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ManMade DIY

4. In-Ground Organic Fire Pit

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Laura Catherine

5. Glass and Metal Mini Fire Pit

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The Art of Doing Stuff

6. Raised Brick Paver Fire Pit

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Bridgman

7. Mini No-Wood Fire Bowl

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8. Fire Pit Patio (With Bench!)

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Instructables

Are you thinking of adding a fire pit to your yard this year? Is it warm enough in your town yet to even think about spending the evening making s’mores?

 

This article originally appeared on Porch.com

Written by Jacqui Adams

  Porch.com is the free home network that connects homeowners and renters with the right home service professionals.

 

This blog was posted on the Windermere.com.

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