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A fire lookout job may be perfect way to spend the summer.

| August 12, 2017 | 0 Comments

This job may appeal to the loner creative types; writers, artists may want to seriously consider this. Great views and lots of alone time to think and create but you just can’ start a fire, instead you have to watch for them. Check out this video from Great Big Story to get a taste of […]

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The Swineapple is This Summer’s Epic Grilled food!

| August 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Swineapple has taken the internet by storm! A great recipe to welcome your guests for the summer. You have got to try this this new recipe; whole pineapples wrapped in bacon and grilled on the fire pit or barbecue or roasted in the oven. Some very clever creative cook created a simple and easy […]

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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 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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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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