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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 Make a Rainbow Fire Jack O’Lantern

| October 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

Bored of always making the same Halloween decorations? Can’t think of anything else to do with your Jack O’Lantern? Tried every scary face carving you can imagine? When a simple Halloween Jack O’Lantern won’t do, follow these instructions for how to make a Rainbow fire Jack O’Lantern. This spectacular display will more than impress your […]

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How to Make a Fire Pit from an Old Washing Machine Drum

| June 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

An enjoyable way to improve the look and ambiance of your outdoor space is to add a fire pit. What’s more, if you can take your fire pit to the beach, a tailgate party, or camping, it will enhance all of your recreational activities. Learning how to make a fire pit from an old washing […]

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How to Have a Beach Bonfire Party

| June 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

    Beach parties are always a hit, and they never pall, no matter your age. Sultry summer days drifting away as you sit, ice clinking in your wine, sand between your toes as the sun sinks over the horizon and you breathe in the soul reviving panorama of a breeze ruffled bay is something […]

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How to Cook with a Dutch Oven

| June 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

Each year, millions of campers and backyard fire pit owners enjoy the scrumptious tastes of foods prepared over the smoky tendrils of a glowing fire. And those who know how to cook with a Dutch oven enjoy a wide variety of flavor-bursting foods every time they prepare an outdoor meal. Of all the campfire cookware […]

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How to Start a Fire in a Metal Fire Pit

| May 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

How to Start a Fire in a Metal Fire Pit A metal fire pit is a wonderful accessory for backyard cooking and leisure, and because many styles are portable, you can count on them to add excitement to your camp space as well. To get you started off on the right foot, let’s discuss how […]

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How to Start a Fire in a Fire Pit

| May 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

It seems like every time you go camping there’s always one guy who can’t get his fire started. First he tries to light full-sized logs on fire, and when that fails he starts breaking smaller branches from live trees only to send billows of thick smoke throughout the campground. If only he knew how to […]

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