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Fire pit outdoor entertaining areas

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A fire pit is a great place for making memories with family and friends, and can help make the most of your outdoor space all year.


Check out these incredible projects shared by Bunnings Workshop community members and let us know if we can help create your own fire pit entertaining area in your backyard.


1. Fire pit entertaining area with custom bench seats and screening by @lcooksey88 


Using Merbau screens as a backdrop for custom bench seats, Workshop member Lauren created an outdoor haven dedicated to gatherings around the fire pit.




2. Bench seat with firewood storage by @tony1982 


Tony made this gabion bench seat with decorative stones and built-in firewood storage.




3. Fire pit entertaining area with seating and planter boxes by @raymond265 


By building a lid for his fire pit that matches his bench seats, Workshop member Raymond added the flexibility of a small table for entertaining.




4. Teardrop homemade fire pit by @cadsman 


Workshop member cadsman built this eye-catching D.I.Y. fire pit on a paved area for outdoor entertaining anytime.




5. Fire pit on wheels by @swynne 


Workshop member Shaun placed his Machu fire pit on concrete masonry pavers to protect the deck, and even added wheels for portability.




How to build a fire pit


A well-designed fire pit provides a brilliant space to come together with friends and family, and can work as a decorative element in the landscape. Follow this step-by-step guide by experienced Bunnings Workshop community member Adam to build your ...




How to make a D.I.Y. outdoor storage bench seat


Build your own bench seat with handy storage space by following the helpful Bunnings guide How to make a D.I.Y. outdoor storage bench.




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