How big would you like your round custom fire pit grate ? Our expert American blacksmiths will gladly craft any diameter 12 inches or largerand any leg height round custom fire pit grate you need!
The Custom Round Fire Pit Grate has bars radiating from the center of the grate and concentric circles
of connecting bars between those radiating bars. The number of radiating bars and number of
concentric circles of connecting bars varies with the size of the custom round grate. The larger the fire
pit grate, the more radiating bars and more concentric circles of connecting bars the grate will have.
Also, larger round grates are designed with more legs, so there will always be adequate bars and legs to support the weight of your fireplace or firepit firewood.
The Custom Fire Pit Grates are available in heavy duty or light duty grades. The Heavy Dyty ones are
made of exceptionally durable 1 inch by 1/2 inch steel. Light duty custom round grates are constructed
with 1/2 inch by 1/2 inch steel. Both grades of steel are covered in a heat-resistant black coating to
withstand high temperatures. These quality custom grates have a One Year Warranty on materials
and workmanship against burn through.
All Custom Round Grates are Made in America.
To measure for your Custom Round Fire Pit Grate, simply provide us with the desired diameter(from
widest point to widest point across the middle of the circle) for your Custom Round Grate. Also, decide how much clearance
you want under the grate, that is, the height of the grate's legs.
Your Custom Round Fire Pit Grate will arrive 3 to 4 weeks after you place your order.
deciding what size to use for your custom grate? Our friendly Customer Service specialists will be glad to answer your custom grate questions! Call us at 888-834-7375.
About Custom Fire Pit Grates
It's very likely that your fire pit will need a grate of a size that is not readily available because the
selection of off-the-shelf grates for fire pits is limited. Fortunately, custom sized fire pit grates are available at FireplaceMall.com.
Why you need a grate for your fire pit:
A properly sized grate of the correct height makes your fire pit more enjoyable. A grate makes it
easier to light your fire from the bottom, without unpleasant-smelling chemical accelerants. A fire pit grate enhances the upward flow of air (the draft) by allowing cool air to
enter the bottom of your fire pit and rise through the fire.
How to measure for your custom fire pit grate.
Start by measuring the diameter and depth of your fire pit. The maximum diameter of
your grate should be about 4" smaller than the diameter of your fire pit. As a minimum, you can choose a size that is a just little bit larger than the fires you intend to
Your custom fire pit grate can have legs of any length you choose.
If you want the flames to be above the top of your fire pit, select a leg height that
places the bed of the grate near the top of the fire pit.
If you want the flames to be down inside the pit, so you can comfortably converse
across the fire pit with your guests, select a leg height that places your grate about a foot below the opening of the fire pit.
Once you have your grate, you can fine tune the height by adding or subtracting gravel in the bottom of the
Your grate can be made of relatively light steel bar stock that measures 1/2" by 1/2" or heavy duty steel bar
stock that is 1/2" by 1". The heavier duty custom fire pit grates cost more, but last longer.