• 8
  • Dec
  • 2014

Finding the Right Fire Pit

A Fire Pit Can Allow You To Use Your Backyard All Year Round

Fire in Outdoor Fire PitJust because the weather is getting a little bit cooler does not mean that you have to stop enjoying your outdoor patio. Installing an outdoor fireplace on your deck will make your patio comfortable all year long. Adding a fireplace to your deck will create the perfect, relaxing area that your whole family can enjoy.

Before choosing the right outdoor fireplace, there are a variety of factors to consider, including:

  • The size of your patio – your fireplace should fit nicely on your patio, while not taking up too much room. You also do not want to choose a fireplace that is too small so that the whole family cannot fit around it.
  • What type do you want – there are many different options when it comes to choosing an outdoor fireplace, such as gas, wood burning, or if you want a chimney.
  • What is surrounding your patio – make sure to consider what is surrounding your patio to ensure that you choose a fireplace that fits into the design of your yard.

It is also important to decide what you want your fireplace to look like. There are many designs to choose from, but the two most common are:

  • Brick fire pits – which can be built directly into a patio, complete with a gas line that will be completely contained.
  • Cauldron style fire pits – installing a cauldron style fire pit is perfect for a deck, as long as it does not burn wood and is far enough away from your home.

Contact Enhanced Landscape Management in Thousand Oaks for all of your Conejo Valley landscape needs. We can help you find and install the perfect fireplace in your backyard to ensure that you are able to use your patio or deck all winter long.