The Heat is on
Home & Textiles Today Staff -- Casual Living, March 15, 2005
Outdoor living wouldn't be complete without the warmth of a fire on chilly nights. Just as fireplaces heat up living rooms, firepits and patio heaters do more than just get the job done as manufacturers introduce stylish options for the outdoors.
The semicircular firepit from Cal Spas is aesthetically pleasing, featuring a LED-lit, weeping wall waterfall that flows behind the fire, in a stucco and porcelain tile construction.
Agio's Patio Embers outdoor fireplace includes a 40,000 Btu/hour input high flame, cast aluminum burner and adjustable flame height control, elegantly housed in a stone and resin shroud capped with a stone top.
Featuring a new pecan finish, the Arlington Firescreen from Summer Classics makes a simply modern statement with a permamesh screen.
Smooth and elegant arches of the hand-forged wood holder and suede sling carrier from Fireplace Supply Wholesalers keeps bark and dirt off the hearth.
Ideally suited for the kitchen or outdoor living area, Earthstone's Wood-fire Oven can produce a multitude of baked, grilled and roasted meals.
The Blue Ridge Hearth Designs Collection from The HammockSource includes a double log rack in tubular steel and a black finish, complemented by a weather-resistant tarp.
Designed by Susan Bradford, the Potpourri Fireplace Screen from Iron Decor is marked with small rosettes and elegant framework.
Hand-wrought detailed legs support the Party Pit from O.W. Lee, crafted in mosaic or granite in 42- and 54-inch diameters.
Antique pewter finishes CBK's elegant Scroll Design Floor Candelabra, constructed of cast iron with seven pillar candle holders.
Featuring wheels for easy mobility, the WindChaser Patio Heater provides up to a 20-foot circle of heat with push button ignition and an adjustable heat control knob.
Pacific Products' Portable Outdoor Gas Fireplace offers a smoke-free alternative to wood-burning backyard firepits with its lightweight design, featuring steel construction with a hexagonal base and textured finish.