Fire pits are an amazing thing in winters, but don’t worry, you don’t need to go out and buy one you can just conjure up one. Here’s are some of the do it yourself ways of making fire pits at home.
Old Shopping Basket
Now days with groceries being ordered online and delivered at your doorstep, shopping baskets are mostly found in the attic. So, go ahead take it out and it’s a readymade fire pit. All you need is wood or coal, whatever you want to burn.
Washing Machine Drum
What could be more exciting than using the drum of your old washing machine .Just add some metal bars and your fire pit is good to go.
Old Wheels To Fire Pit
This is a common find around every household, all you need to do is to fix two of those wheels and cut out a side window so that you can load all the wood from it. As it has holes on the top and bottom it can also double up as an outdoor stove. This is so much better than just throwing these away.
Stone It Up
Got that big stone bowl you don’t know what to do with. Just add up a little gravel and your fire pit is ready. This looks stylish, and is a no mess solution as well. Prepare this in advance for that romantic talk in your backyard or this can be permanently placed in your gazebo for that weekend get together.
From A Barrel
Old wine barrels are easy to get and don’t cost much as well. You need to put in some effort and love .Let your imagination do the rest.
You can cut it in half and add sand at the bottom and gravel on the top or you can fix up a gas system and it will be well hidden. I am sure a lot of your guests will take inspiration from this and make their own improvisations to it.
These DIY fire pits are easy to make and contribute a lot in making the environment neat and clean. So, why don’t you all contribute a bit by having above mentioned up cycled fir pits.