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8 Cool Fire Pit Ideas for Your Backyard

It's just not summer without evenings around the fire! We found backyard fire pit ideas, from a mini fire pit to a wood-burning fire pit without smoke!

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Solo Stove Bonfire Fire Pit

Looking for a cool backyard fire pit idea that doesn’t blow smoke? Solo Stoves basically reinvented fire pits. These fire pits burn with logs, but the patented technology means a beautiful flame without any smelly smoke. These fire pits are portable, so you can enjoy them in the backyard and on the trail.

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Personalized Fire Pit

How about a personalized backyard fire pit idea that includes the whole gang? This customizable freestanding fire pit features the family last name on one side, the word “family” on the other side, and the other two sides have space for up to six first names. Everyone’s included around the fire!

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Star and Moon Steel Wood Burning Fire Pit

No backyard living room is complete without a beautiful wood burning fire pit to gather around. The Star and Moon Steel Wood Burning Fire Pit is the perfect combination of function and style. The celestial inspired details are inspired by the summer night sky. The included spark screen and fire poker are thoughtful tools.

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Mini Concrete Countertop Fire Pit

How’s this for an expected backyard fire pit idea? Mini! This elegant mini concrete countertop fire pit burns on rubbing alcohol (yep, safe for cooking s’mores) and provides flame for up to 45 minutes before it needs more fuel. At just over three and a half inches tall, the small footprint makes it perfect for patio tables, balconies, and even indoors (please don’t leave any flame unattended).

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Living Accents Round Wood Fire Pit

Backyard fire pit idea on wheels ahead! With rear wheels and a front handle, the Living Accents Round Wood Fire Pit is the ideal choice for anyone who wants to move their fire pit around the yard or deck. The porcelain baked top lid and bottom bowl with zinc plated fire screen create a 360 degree flame visibility.

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Best Choice Products Fire Pit Table

Here’s a backyard fire pit idea with a propane fuel option. For serious backyard fire lovers, the Best Choice Products Fire Pit Table uses a hidden 20-pound propane tank for adjustable, radiant heat that provides hours of outdoor enjoyment. And, the wicker exterior and glass beads look beautiful.

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Riverside Concrete Propane Fire Pit

Right this way to a fire pit with wow factor! The Riverside Concrete Propane Fire Pit is a stunner. The natural-looking fiber-cast concrete bowl is lightweight yet durable and includes pumice stone, a tank seat, and a protective cover. It’s safe to place on a wooden deck.

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Wine Barrel Fire Pit

Want to drink a glass of chardonnay in front of a wine barrel fire pit? So do we! This backyard fire pit ideas is made out of a reclaimed red wine barrel. It features a small door built into the barrel for easy access to the flame adjustment knob and igniter. It comes with lava stones and a propane hose for quick set up. Bring your own wine.

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Megan Wood
As Deputy Affiliate eCommerce Editor, Megan Wood helps Birds & Blooms readers find the best products to make their lives better, easier, and more joyful. She has 10 years of service journalism and product review experience across a variety of national websites. When she’s not tracking down the best sales and deals, you can probably find her walking her dog.