Tractor Tire Rims for Fire Pits
Used tractor rims for fire pit can be make in the country by own hands, plus – decorate it the way you personally want. Many purposefully collect large stones, which are laid out around the hearth perimeter. Someone fits up the external wall with heat-resistant tiles, in general, huge variants for imagination.
Easy outdoor fire pit in the suburban area is usually bred for three reasons: firstly, this is a common disposal of unnecessary things and garbage; secondly – for aesthetic purposes, just to sit by the fire in the open air; third – everything for a holiday barbecue or grill.
First of all, before to equip the place for the hearth, you will have to find a place, which should be located away from residential homes, premises and spreading crowns of trees.
In addition, do not use the lowest or the highest point of your site – it is best if you stop on something average and playground will be open and easily visible.
The easiest way how to make an easy fire pit with rims in the country, is to use an old steel barrel. Its walls should not be rusted or metal will quickly burn.
There are two possibilities:
- The first is when you just cut a circle of 30-35 cm in height and dig it in the ground, leaving 15-20 cm above.
- Second, when at 15-20 cm on the top a grill is welded and below it cut a hole for traction.
Diy used tractor rims for fire pit is most often used, but it is not a basic requirement – it can also be: square; rectangle and even a triangle. What matters is that its section where will burn wood is at least 40 cm. Diameter of the circle is usually about 80-100 cm. You can also set in the core the concrete circle, which is then trimmed with paving tiles. Also, you may lay out walls with fireclay (refractory) bricks or can use instead of brick granite boulders, which will be good enough to fix in the ground.
Small Fire Pit Made Out Of Truck Rims
Small fire pit made out of truck rims is a great decoration for a garden or a summer cottage. It brings positive emotions and warm communication. Decorative barbeques, campfire bowls and street fireplace let not only enjoy the view of the burning flame, but also cook something delicious.
There are two types of small fire pit for patios: stationary and portable. They are usually made of metal (iron, cast iron, and stainless steel), ceramics (pottery, clay, terracotta) or stone (for example, granite).
To place a stationary small patio fire pit one should choose a place with a hollow. Such construction should be situated at the level of the ground or a little bit higher. For safety and attractive appearance the area around the hearth is filled up with gravel or laid out with tiles at a distance of 1.5 meters.
As for the portable campfire bowl, it is not necessary to choose a special place for it. It can be moved to any place you want and this is its main advantage. Fire pit is placed at the height of 30-40cm from the ground, equipped with comfortable handles. As a rule, such cups are equipped with additional accessories (poker, mesh cap, rim dish). The bowl for the fire should be installed on a concrete or stone surface or just on the ground. Despite their mobility you should keep safety instructions. There shouldn’t be any highly flammable objects within a radius of 1.5 m from the flame.
They look very nice. They create a special friendly atmosphere when you spend the evening with your friends and romantic atmosphere if you spend time with your beloved person. Forged outdoor fireplaces look excellent and luxury.
There are some interesting small fire pit ideas. For example, it can be placed even on the table if there is special protective cover. Such variant is interesting and convenient at the same time.