Spring is here and that means warm days and cool nights. What better way to celebrate this lovely weather than spring cookouts with friends and family? Instead of cooking on a grill, why not roast some hot dogs over your fire pit or outdoor fireplace?
There’s something special about a fire that draws people in close. It’s not nearly as much fun to tell jokes and ghost stories while huddled around a gas grill, fire pit or fire bowl. And don’t forget, of course, the s’mores for dessert!
One way to have your spring cookouts is by adding a cooking fire pit grill to your fire pit.
If you are new to cooking on a fire pit, see these Fire Pit Cooking Tips.
Traditionally, knowledge based on teachings and experiences about selecting and burning firewood was passed along verbally. Often such information was put into a rhyming format to make it easier to remember. Thus were born firewood poems and firewood songs to address the question, “Which Firewood Burns Best?” As with most things passed from generation to generation, […]
Have firewood in your life? If you have a wood stove or a wood-burning fireplace, fire pit or fire bowl, you have probably heard some common sayings, sometimes found in rhymes and songs, about firewood. Some call them firewood Old Wives Tales or Old Husband Tales. How can you tell which one is a firewood fact or myth? Which […]
Usually when we think of a fireplace, we think of sharing it with friends and family. There is one type of fireplace, however, that is designed to enjoyed alone, in privacy: the bathroom fireplace. A bathroom fireplace is a personal and elegant indulgence. It is the ultimate for creating a spa-like retreat from the cares of the […]
If you burn wood in your fire pit, you have the makings of DIY fire pit log stump stool – the firewood logs themselves. From the most basic to the most clever, fire pit log stump stools capture the essence and simplicity of gathering around a fire. Here are directions for making a variety of DIY fire pit log […]