Greg Trutza
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Karsten Real Estate Team / Keller Williams Realty wrote:
I would like to add a fire feature without all the smoke. Does anyone know the best place to find these glass rock fire pits/bowls??
   Comment   June 23, 2011
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Annie Thornton
Here is a wide selection of outdoor firepits, and a majority of them have the capability of being gas powered.
http://www.houzz.com/photos/firepits
June 23, 2011 at 8:40am   
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COASTROAD Hearth & Patio
There are a couple of ways you can find your local fireplace nerds (gas firepits like above a not generally D-I-Y projects, especially if you're working with propane)

Try the Hearth, Patio & BBQ Association's website and do a dealer search: http://www.hpba.org/retailer-locator

Or you can go to the National Fireplace Institute website and find a certified gas specialist: http://www.nficertified.org/pages_consumers/consumers-1.html
May 11, 2012 at 6:43am     
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Joan Hamilton Foulkes wrote:
Where does the propane/gas come in?
   Comment   May 14, 2013
Carolyn Lunny Bonzi wrote:
where did the fire pit come from.... can i buy it?
   Comment   March 17, 2013
Larcade Larcade, Arch., Interior Design and Color wrote:
What kind of chairs are those? - Whose chairs are those? My client has early stages of Parkensons and we need stable furniture that does not go to the floor so he can get correct foot placement. Thanks
   Comment   May 8, 2012

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No ocean or lake view? A pool or spa can create a similar aesthetic. While fire pits are long on charm, it's important to ensure they are also long on safety. Here are a few design tricks for keeping all the appeal while ensuring that your fire is safe and sustainable.

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what about concrete squares in patio with just regular concrete? Less likely to crack? More weed grow thru potential?
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Safety --------- While fire pits are long on charm, it's important to ensure they are also long on safety. Here are a few design tricks for keeping all the appeal while ensuring that your fire is safe and sustainable. Surround with hardscape. As the fire in a pit is more likely to escape than fire contained in a fireplace, surrounding the feature with nonflammable materials like the brick of this patio is key. The decomposed granite and stone border that separates this fire pit from the greenery beyond is a smart safety precaution, particularly in drier climates. Likewise, this mix of concrete and gravel is a safe platform for flame. Can you just hear the fantastic crunch of gravel underfoot as we approach this fire? Dig a pit. The recessed nature of this pit will help keep dangerous stray sparks inbound. Maintain a distance from tall foliage. Placing the fire pit at a safe distance from tall foliage is also a smart preventative measure. Use structure. The shape and structure of the fire pit itself can also encourage appropriate respect.
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Firepit.
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Square opening in patio area for fire pit....
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August 12, 2012
I like this look.
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lawn squares
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July 12, 2012
similar to our chairs in the master bedroom in Balto
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couple of squares of grass. Maybe something like this along back wall of garage instead of solid walk.
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ahhh, fire pit in the middle...
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