18 Awesome DIY Fire Pits You Can Build Yourself

18 Awesome DIY Fire Pits You Can Build Yourself



Fire pit is a must for any outdoor space. They serve as a great focal point and popular entertainment place. But finding the perfect fire pit for your backyard can be challenging. How about making your own DIY fire pit? It’s not as difficult as you might think, and it’s lots cheaper too! Here are 18 DIY fire pit ideas that will definitely wow your friends and family.

1. Wash Pail Fire Pit

Wash Pail Fire Pit

Just buy a 15 gallon wash pail from Lowe’s, line the bottom with firebricks, and toss in your flammable logs. (Tutorial via Renew Redo)

2. Cinder Block Fire Pit

Cinder Block Fire Pit

A cinder block fire pit is very common because it’s cost effective, and quick to finish. (Tutorial via Must Add Fabric Softener)

3. Overlaid Stone Fire Pit

Overlaid Stone Fire Pit

For an artistic-looking fire pit, instead of evenly shaped bricks, grab several unique rough rocks, and construct an overlaid stone fire pit. (Tutorial via Our Fairfield Home & Garden)

4. Square Concrete Fire Pit

Square Concrete Fire Pit

This modern fire pit can be built over a single weekend and is a great centerpiece for outdoor entertaining. (Tutorial via DIY Network)



5. Metal Wheelbarrow Fire Pit

Metal Wheelbarrow Fire Pit

If you’ve got a metal wheelbarrow that’s broken down, try to turn it into a fire pit. It’ll look cool in your back yard. (Image via Miss Effie’s Diary)

6. Portable Fire Pit with Built In Log Storage Rack

Portable Fire Pit with Built In Log Storage Rack

Not exactly the most stylish firepit, but it would definitely be an eye catcher! (Tutorial via Instructables)

7. Washing Machine Drum Fire Pit

Washing Machine Drum Fire Pit

Take the drum out of an old machine and use it as a fire pit. (Tutorial via House & Fig)

8. Mini Fire Pit in a Glass Box

Mini Fire Pit in a Glass Box

What about this one? it’s so classy and expensive looking. (Tutorial via The Art of Doing Stuff)




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