For rustic elegance, look for products with a sense of age. The Vin De Flame Reserve Wine Barrel Fire Pit, sold through retailers such as Authenteak, is built with old wine barrels, then hand sanded and weatherproofed.
Thoughtful design details make all the difference on this private terrace. For example, an open railing allows the owners to watch their kids play on the lawn or enjoy the last vibrant hues of the sunset, while a large fire pit provides some warmth into the evening.
With so many fire-pit styles available these days, it can be difficult to choose the right one for your outdoor space. Consider propane-fueled fire pits, as they help conceal the small tanks and foster a clean look.
An exposed wood ceiling design decorates this balcony ceiling overlooking the tiled fire pit centered in the space. Curved benches his the edge of the balcony allowing occupants to enjoy both the beautiful bay view and the fire. A mix of dark and light neutral floor tiles blends perfectly the aesthetic of the exterior design.
The tiny tile base with stone topper fit the fire pit perfectly to the surrounding wall and nearby house. Royal blue cushions on the brown wicker chairs glow beautifully in the fire light. Stairs leading from the house to the fire pit area are equipped with built in lighting and give the design an amphitheater inspired look.
Dramatic lighting and an artful fire pit bring style and flair to the backyard pool and spa of a luxury home in Westlake, Texas. The entertainment-ready space also features a covered outdoor grill area, sitting area, fireplace and an outdoor shower.