Outdoor Fireplace vs. Fire Pits

Outdoor Fireplace vs. Fire Pits

Regardless of where you live or what your company specializes in, having an outdoor area to entertain guests is a luxury that many homeowners and business owners desire. Outdoor kitchens, hot tubs or pools, are all exciting outdoor features. However, what brings the community together is the warmth of fire. The debate between outdoor fireplaces and

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Fire Surfer and Manta Ray: When Fire and Water Collide

Fire Surfer and Manta Ray: When Fire and Water Collide

At Fire Pit Art®, fire pit designs are drawn from the unique, personal experiences of our founders Rick and Donna Wittrig. Through their love and admiration of the oceans, and passion for fire pieces, Rick and Donna created the Fire Surfer and Manta Ray Fire Pits.Fire SurferThis stainless-steel fire pit was inspired from the Wittrig’s trip to M

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Benefits Of An All Weather Ignition System

Benefits Of An All Weather Ignition System

When the weather is rainy, but you still desire that warm fire pit to relax under your covered patio, the last task you want is attempting to start a fire in the wind and rain. With winds blowing, you can’t even guarantee your fire will stay lit. At Fire Pit Art®, we believe in enjoying the warmth of a fire all year round in any weather conditi

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Moving Firewood: Do You Know the Regulations?

Moving Firewood: Do You Know the Regulations?

Did you know the wood you use in your fire pit may contain invasive species? Unbeknownst to some, there are regulations on moving firewood from location to location. Invasive species can be lurking in the bark, leaves, and hidden areas of the wood and become destructive to other ecosystems. Due to this danger, most states have specific regulati

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Can I Burn Any Wood in My Fire Pit?

Can I Burn Any Wood in My Fire Pit?

Not much beats the comfort of a hot and roaring fire pit on a chilly autumn night. While you sit and relax enjoying your Fire Pit Art® fire pit, what are the best and worst woods to burn? While some people will burn any wood accessible, there are wood qualities to be aware of before your fire. Knowing the preferred characteristics of wood can e

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Vesuvius- The Fire Pit and Its Story

Vesuvius- The Fire Pit and Its Story

Hiking 4,000 feet above the historic decimated town of Pompeii, overlooking the smoke of the world’s most dangerous volcanoes; It was at this location that Fire Pit Art® creators Rick and Donna Wittrig gave rise to the idea for the Vesuvius fire pit.Vesuvius fire pit was designed to stand statuesque in resemblance of Italy’s famous Mount Vesuvi

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