My husband and I live in a 1950 ranch-style home a few miles west of Madison, Wisconsin. When I'm not working, I like to do projects around my house, get out in my canoe or go camping, read design and psychology blogs and work on mixed media art.
Contact: Erin Lang Norris
Location: Madison, WI
Commented: Ring of wood inside the pit Hi! They're actually fire bricks, which we installed to avoid cracks in the actual stone which would be caused by the extreme heat. I'm glad we used them- the fire pit will be 4 or 5 years old this summer...
April 23, 2014 in Photo Questions  
Commented: What product did you use surrounding the pit and how is it contained? Hello Pamela- the surrounding is cheap, temporary pea gravel- we are replacing it this summer with decomposed granite. It's not contained by anything in particular although I did dig down about 2" and...
April 6, 2014 in Photo Questions  
Commented: Cool benché Hey, great question! Actually, most of the pieces were the same depth at 1/2". There were a couple that weren't but I just left them how they were. It's not used for seating much so it works out fine....
September 15, 2013 in Photo Questions  
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