When choosing bricks for fire pit, mind that the stone type chosen determines the entire look of the fire pit. Bricks come in various sizes, shapes, colors and prices. Therefore, choosing the brick option that will bets complement your landscape and style is not a difficult task to complete. As a rule, brick fire pits are easily and quickly made by DIYers. For having one right in your garden or backyard, there is no necessity to call for a specialist. You can fulfill the task on your own simply adhering to the instructions.
Constructing a fire pit from standard clay bricks is a popular option nowadays. As these stones have smallish sizes, it is important to calculate the right amount of the stones. For building the exterior of your fire pit with these small bricks you'll have to spend much more time and efforts than if you used for standard bricks. However, these stones provide a fantastic look! You can find small bricks in rectangular or slightly curved shapes for building either a square/rectangular or circular fire pit. Depending on the shape of the stone you choose, you may need to apply to a masonry expert (curved bricks are relatively more difficult to work with).
So, once you have bought the necessary bricks for fire pit, it is time to turn to constructing it. The brick wall is to be set from six to a dozen inches below the ground and secured with brick mortar (there is no need to use masonry adhesive). Once the project is ready, it will remind of a brick wall yet much more beautiful!