They Tore Up Their Grass To Make A Stunning Backyard Fire Pit 0 Posted in HOME.

#1 Out With The Old

For eight years, this family’s beautiful half-acre backyard sat completely untouched and barren — until one day, they decided it was time for something a little different.
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#2 And So It Begins…

After a quick stop to the building-materials store, they came home and got busy. They began by picking an ideal spot in the yard, then laying out the stones in a nice circle.
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#3 Laying The Foundation

They spray-painted a 12-foot radius around the small circle. This would soon become their wonderful new seating area.
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#4 Re-Inventing The Wheel

Since no one in the family had prior experience with construction, they knew that some of their methods were a little off — but they kept working away regardless.
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#5 Filling The Gaps

Once their hole was deep enough, they filled it with gravel and sand.
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#6 Even Surfaces

Once everything was level, it was time to move on to the next step.
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#7 The Bread And Butter

Next came the fun part: arranging the stones. Here, all their hard work started to shine through.
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#8 Setting The Surroundings

They then began to create the landscape surrounding the fire pit.
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#9 Follow The Path

After that, it was time to pour the gravel.
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#10 Comfortable Conversation

The icing on the cake? Painting these beautiful chairs in bright summertime colors.
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#11 Bam!

After adding some beautiful lights, citronella torches, and wireless speakers, their summer project was a success!
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#12 Time To Enjoy

They now have the best place to sit, lounge and laugh with friends, family, and of course, their fuzzy friends.
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