I’ve never really been a camping person (I’m more of a “glam” person). I’ve certainly done my part over the years, but I have to admit that I enjoy my outdoor activities the most when I’m in a real bed after a nocturnal shower. However, one of my favorite activities related to camping is a campfire. It’s hot, enjoyable and there’s usually some kind of tasty snack.
We tried to find a design that we knew we wanted and that would work for the space we had. We also wanted a design whose construction does not cost a fortune. I was so surprised at the ease and speed with which to do it. We only needed one morning to do it and we love the results! Much better than those you buy and much cheaper! I can not wait to use all summer!
Building your own fireplace is much easier than it looks! With careful planning and preparatory work, you can tick off your to-do list this weekend in less than two hours of hands-on time. All you have to do is level the earth, add sand and gravel and then build the fireplace from landscaped bricks. Follow this step-by-step guide to learn how to do the home improvement project at home, and get tips on setting up your exterior with furniture and fixtures.