Author Archives for Marlene Appel

Marshmallows Roasting

The Best Fire Pit Sphere Accessories: Roasting Sticks and Gas Kits

August 29, 2014 9:22 am Authored by 2 Comments

At the Fire Pit Gallery, we believe that the moments enjoyed around an artistic fire pit sphere are truly amazing. Especially if these moments include accessories to use with your fire pit. Here are this year’s must-have fire pit accessories. Roasting Sticks There are plenty of ways to enjoy your artistic fire pit sphere, and one of the best ways is to break out the marshmallows or hotdogs and roast them with friends and family. As we previously mentioned, you... View Article

Fire Pit Safety for the Whole Family

August 22, 2014 8:08 am Authored by Leave your thoughts

On a cool evening, there’s nothing quite like sitting near an artistic fire pit. Whether you’re roasting marshmallows, sharing exciting stories, or both, a fire pit sphere is meant to be enjoyed by the whole family. Here are some fire pit safety tips to help make your experience around a unique fire pit as safe as it is enjoyable. Teach Fire Pit Safety The best fire pit safety practices happen through education. Make sure every member of your family knows... View Article

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10 Best Campfire Foods

August 15, 2014 9:00 am Authored by Leave your thoughts

Here at The Fire Pit Gallery, we believe many of the activities that can be enjoyed indoors with family and friends can also be enjoyed outdoors, especially around a warm fire. Which reminds us, fire is essential to cooking. Although you cannot cook or grill food with one of our artistic fire pit spheres, you can still enjoy any of these 10 recipes the next time you spend time around a campfire. 1. Classic S’mores You can’t cook on our... View Article

How to Put Out a Wood-Burning Fire Pit

August 6, 2014 12:49 pm Authored by Leave your thoughts

For those wanting to add a hot element to their outdoor living space, a fire pit is an excellent choice of décor that will add style and warmth to any outdoor hangout. We have already gone through the steps of starting a fire, and therefore starting the fun, in a fire pit. And while the experience of sitting by a fire with friends, family or a significant other is calming, precautions must always be taken whenever there’s fire involved. In... View Article

How to Light Up a Gas Fire Pit

July 30, 2014 9:00 am Authored by 10 Comments

At The Fire Pit Gallery, not only do we have custom fire pits, but any of our designs can be converted into a gas fire pit. This gives you multiple options to best fit your home and outdoor space. There are many reasons to choose wood-burning or gas-burning and the decision is mostly up to individual preference. Gas fire pits tend to be quicker and easier to light because they do not require waiting for the wood to catch fire.... View Article

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Deck Out a Wooden Surface with a Fire Pit

July 21, 2014 12:49 pm Authored by Leave your thoughts

Fire pits make great additions to any outdoor space and instantly increase visual appeal. We don’t recommend placing a Fire Pit Gallery fire pit on a wooden surface, such as a deck or patio, because you run the risk of damaging that surface. However, if you do choose to place your fire pit on a wooden surface, take these measures to protect that space. Prep Your Wooden Surface You may have picked the perfect spot for your fire pit, but... View Article

Get the Fire in Your Fire Pit Going

July 7, 2014 8:16 am Authored by 2 Comments

Fire pits are a great way to enhance your outdoor space. Leave them as they are and you have a unique art piece that brings out your property’s character. Build a fire in them and you can see what makes Fire Pit Gallery’s fire pits phenomenal. To get your fire going, follow these easy tips for the best burn. Select the Best Firewood The best wood to burn is wood that has been properly prepared. Seasoned wood is a great... View Article