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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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Don’t Fall Into the Fire Pit! Fire Pit Accident Prevention At Home

| July 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

The sun is just starting to set, the fire pit is blazing away merrily, and you are getting settled in for a relaxing evening. This scene is being repeated all across the country both during the daylight hours as well as at night. While this might seem to be the perfect way to spend a [...]

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Fighting Forest Fires – The Job of a Fire Lookout

| July 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Few people give much thought to the slowly shrinking number of fire lookouts still quietly doing their jobs in forests all across the country. Yet these men and women still perform the same basic job as the predecessors have done for over one hundred years. This is to keep a very close eye on millions [...]

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Do I Need a Fire Pit Permit?

| July 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Going for a swim in a backyard pool or sitting around the glowing warmth of a fire pit have become two very popular pastimes across the country. But what many people do not realize is that in many cities and states a fire pit permit may be required before the first match can be struck. [...]

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Forty S’mores Recipes for Summer

| June 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

For most of us who have a sweet tooth, here is an awesome post with forty s’mores recipes from the Huffington Post. Great for camping and home cooking. From s’mores ice cream cake to smores pudding shots , take your pick from these 4o recipes. But here are 3  unique concoctions that stood out that you may want to [...]

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Three Good Reasons to Have a Fire Pit by the Pool

| August 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

They add another reason to go sit by your pool. Having a fire pit poolside adds extra functionality and ultimately provides two destinations to your outdoor space instead of just one, being your pool. Now your pool area provides a place to go sit down and enjoy a crackling fire – even when it’s too [...]

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Outdoor Movie Night Ideas By the Fire Pit

| July 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

Now that summer is officially in full swing, spending as much time outside as possible is a must. But what about all those indoor activities you love, like watching your favorite movies? You don’t have to sacrifice either activity; with a little bit of innovation, you can spend a lovely evening enjoying films around your [...]

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DIY Fire Pit Accessories

| June 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Cooking outdoors can be great fun but even if you’re cooking at home on your own fire pit in your backyard, as well as the food, you still need quite a bit of equipment to be able to cook in the first place, so it can be expensive. To make things a bit easier on [...]

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Bonfire Party Ideas

| June 8, 2013 | 1 Comments

A bonfire party is the ideal way to hang out with friends or celebrate special occasions. There are few things better than sitting around a flickering fire, chattering and singing with good friends and relatives – it provides some fantastic memories. Beach bonfire parties can be great fun and with the crashing of the waves [...]

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Fire Pit Snuffer Lids Review

| April 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

Round Fire Pit Snuffer 40 inch

Most manufacturers provide a mesh or wire screen with your kit but are not be sufficient protection. They are great so long as you are tending to and are watching the fire. But when it is time to pack it in and prevent the flames from spreading, a solid one is the safest: that way you can snuff [...]

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