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Best Portable Camping Fire Pit Ideas for Black Friday

| October 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

Black Friday marks the beginning of gift buying season for a large segment of the country and the cold weather makes this time of year the perfect time to buy a portable fire pit. If you plan to give the gift of heat to someone you love this winter, there are a number of portable […]

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Follow Open Fire Safety Rules for Backyard Fires

| October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Long before you light the first match for your outdoor fire, you need to check with your local authorities to see what types of fires are permitted where you live. You are likely to find that the vast majority of municipalities have their own rules, regulations, and guidelines with regard to the different types of […]

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Guidelines for Creating Open Campfires in National Parks

| October 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

  Sitting around an open campfire is one of the best parts of going camping. There is nothing quite like the glow of an open fire in the evening after the sun has set. At the same time there is nothing worse than the glow of a forest fire caused by someone who let his […]

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How to Protect Grass Under a Portable Fire Pit

| September 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Sitting around the campfire roasting marshmallows has always been one of the best camping memories. There is nothing like sitting out under the stars around a crackling campfire, and with a portable fire pit it is a feeling you can now reproduce at home. You can place a fire pit in your backyard which will […]

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How To Prevent a Beach Fire Pit Accident

| August 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Summer, the beach, and a fire pit have two things in common. One, when used properly and treated with respect, this combination can be the perfect way to end the day. Two, when treated with disrespect, this combination can lead to serious injury or death. The number of adults and especially children who are badly […]

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How to Grill Fruits on a Fire Pit

| August 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

For decades it seems as though the only food the average person considered worthy of cooking over an open fire was meat or the occasional marshmallow. However, if you were to unearth some of earliest man’s fire pits, grilling fruits was a very common practice. If Neolithic man could figure out how to prepare grilled […]

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How to Build a Custom Fire Pit Swing Chair Project

| August 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

There is something warm and inviting about sitting in front of a blazing fire on a crisp evening in the late summer or fall. However, imagine not only sitting around your fire pit, but sitting on swing along with several of your friends. This unique custom fire pit swing chair project takes your ordinary evening […]

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How to Treat Fire Pit Burn Injuries

| August 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Cool summer and autumn evenings often mean the chance to sit outside with your family gathered around a warm fire. This is a very common scene as millions of Americans have joined the trend of having a fire pit in their backyards. These small self-contained wood or gas fires can provide hours of enjoyment, but […]

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Pouring Gasoline to Light a Fire Pit is Deadly

| August 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Having a fire pit in your backyard can bring added warmth to a chilly evening. Thousands of people use portable fire pits while camping, millions more have one in their backyard. Every year hundreds of people are badly burned when pouring gasoline to light a fire pit. Despite all of the warnings about the danger […]

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Never Pour Accelerants! Preventing Fire Pit Accidents in Your Backyard

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

There is nothing quite like the crackle of an open fire burning in your backyard on a cool summer night.  On any given night, thousands of families can be found gathered around fire pits enjoying the warmth, toasting hotdogs and marshmallows, and having a good time. Along with the rising number of these supposedly safe […]

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