a very smoky fire pit

Ways to Reduce Smoke From a Campfire: Your Quick Guide

When we think of smoke, we often imagine a gray cloud billowing out from the campfire, but there’s more to it than meets the eye. Smoke is a complex mixture water vapor, carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide, nitrogen oxides, and volatile organic compounds (VOCs). Smoke isn’t just annoying, it’s also unsafe to breathe. So, what are …

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a fire pit with a cover on it

Should I Cover My Fire Pit? Your Quick Guide

Fire pits are build to be rugged, but that doesn’t necessarily mean that they should be exposed to the elements when not in use. So if you are wondering, should I cover my fire pit, this article will give you the quick answers you need to know how to protect your investment! *I get a …

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a fire pit burning limbs and smoking a lot

Should a Fire Pit Smoke? Your Quick Guide

When it comes to fire pits, a bit of smoke is to be expected. But, the amount of smoke can vary depending on various factors such as the type of fuel you are using and how well your fire pit is designed. If you are asking yourself, should a fire pit smoke, you are probably …

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below ground fire pit burning logs

Should a Fire Pit Be Below Ground? Your Quick Guide

When thinking about how you would like to incorporate a fire pit into your backyard, one question to think about is, should pit be below ground or should it sit on top? That answer is up to you and what you want out of your space! In this article, we will walk you through considerations …

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a homemade fire pit with a child standing near it

Should I Build a Fire Pit Or Buy One? The Ultimate Guide

When it comes to creating the perfect outdoor ambiance with a fire pit, your decision to build or buy hinges on a combination of personal preferences, budget considerations, diy abilities and more. If you are asking yourself, should I build a fire pit or buy one, the questions and tips in this article can help …

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a person trying to start a campfire in the rain

Can a Fire Pit Get Wet? The Quick Guide

Everyone knows fire and water don’t mix, but what happens when your outdoor fire pit get rained on? In this article, we will answer the question of can a fire pit get wet and take a look at how rain affects different types of fire pits so that you know the right precautions to take. …

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a fire pit burning sitting directly on the grass

Putting a Fire Pit on Grass: The Quick Guide

Fire pits are a great addition to any backyard, but not everyone has a patio, or a patio that they want to put their pit on. So, can you put a fire pit on grass? In this article, find out all of the tips about how to use your fire pit on the grass without …

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wood embers red hot

How to Dispose of Wood Ash: The Quick Guide

Your fire has gone out and cooled. Now what? In this article, you will learn what to do with what burning firewood leaves behind, how to dispose of wood ash. KEY TAKEAWAYS: *I get a commission every time you purchase a product through my affiliate link below. As an Amazon Associate, I earn from qualifying …

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best firewood for a campfire stacked up

The Best Firewood for a Campfire & Fire Pit: Quick Guide

Whether it’s the pleasant sound of logs burning in a fireplace or the delicious smell from a bonfire in your backyard, firewood brings warmth and atmosphere to our lives. But with all of the wood species available, which should you use in your campfire? What is the best firewood for a fire pit? Find out …

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adirondack chairs around a fire pit

Fire Pit Tips: Safety and Usage guide

Fire pits are a lot of fun with great memories made around them. But what are the best ways to use them, and especially, the safest ways? Find the answers to your fire pit questions, and how to best use your pit, below! Learn How To Use Your Fire Pit