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Apr 23, 2014

Outdoor Fun: The Benefits of an Outdoor Fireplace

Many people enjoy cozying up beneath the comforting flames of an indoor fireplace. However, an outdoor fireplace may prove to be even more rewarding. Not only will a beautiful fireplace enhance the curb appeal of the property, but it may also become the family’s favorite gathering area. Here are some of the key benefits of constructing an outdoor fireplace.

Entertainment Purposes
In order for a party or cookout to be remembered for years to come, the guests need to be entertained. An outdoor fireplace will definitely be adored by every partygoer. After then sun begins to set, the glowing flames of the outdoor fireplace will become the main attraction. Everyone will be able to kick back and enjoy themselves for the rest of the evening.

Cooking
If the fireplace is outfitted with a fire grate, it can be used to cook a variety of delicious foods. While some people may enjoy roasting marshmallows, there are others who may prefer to cook their meats and vegetables over an open flame. Some fireplaces are designed with grills, which makes the task of hosting a cookout even easier.

Warmth
The warmth provided by an outdoor fireplace is especially beneficial during the cooler months of the year. The extra heat helps to make the cool temperatures a lot more comfortable. However, many people will also appreciate the warmth of an outdoor fireplace in the summer. Friends can sit around and tell ghost stories until the wee hours of the night. 
 
Cozy outdoor fireplace
Ambiance
Like a waterfall, a fireplace is able to provide instant relaxation. Many people love to gaze at the sky while the flames quietly flicker in the background. An outdoor fireplace is a great place for a person to come when they need to relieve some stress or explore their imagination. As most people know, a fireplace will certainly help to set the mood for a romantic night at home.

Adds Value to the Property
Some homeowners eventually get the urge to sell their beloved house. Unlike some of the other home additions, a fireplace actually enhances the value of the property. Prospective buyers will view the outdoor fireplace as a very useful asset. Most professional outdoor fireplaces are designed to last for decades, so the future homeowners will not have to worry about replacing it anytime in the near future.

9 comments:

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MikiHope said...

Very interesting. I don't think I've ever heard of or seen an outdoor fireplace before. It does make a lot of sense for those with backyards and/or patios!

Chubskulit Rose said...

Must be awesome to have a fireplace outside. I'd love to have one inside my home.

AdinB said...

I always love to have an outdoor fireplace, but maybe someday when we get back to our old place. I want too. For now what we use is a little fire pit to kind of keep us warm in chilly early evenings when we want to hang outside for a little while.

April McGregor said...

An outdoor fireplace would be great. perfect for entertaining at the backyard.

Travel Quest said...

Im loving the fireplace, I wish we have the big yard. This is perfect for entertaining guest even on winter.

Catherine said...

Looks beautiful and a great spot for family gatherings. Blessings, Catherine

Healy Harpster said...

I had seen some outdoor fireplaces and would love to have one. It'll be fun!