Just a Fabulous Place to call HomeTraditional Patio, Chicago

Low voltage lighting integrated into the arbor and landscape enhances the garden’s ambient light. Rope lighting between the arbor beams creates its inner glow, copper path lights highlight grade changes, and cast bronze bullet fixtures with LED lamps highlight selected trees.

Example of a classic patio design in Chicago with a fire pit —  Houzz
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kerryfarnsworth wrote:Sep 7, 2014
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    Thank you for your interest in our project. We have found the optimal size for a wood burning fire pit to be 6' outside and 4' inside diameter. That allows for a significant sized fire. The seating area should be at least 6' wide to allow for comfortable chairs and space to circulate. The total width of this patio and fire pit is 18'. There is nothing quite like sitting by the fire on a autumn evening!
Anne Caulfield wrote:Jul 27, 2014
Beth V wrote:Mar 2, 2014

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Kate added this to knperkins70's ideasJun 29, 2019

*kz: I love the feel and style. Plus the lighting just makes it look cozy.

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Jenn Baron added this to BackyardFeb 17, 2019

Raised outline around fire pit area

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