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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The Cost of Fire Pits and Why It Matters

The Cost of Fire Pits and Why It Matters

While perusing the multitude of hand-crafted Fire Pit Art® fire pits, you may be wondering why you shouldn’t go and purchase one for $99 instead. While these fire pits are an option that some people choose, the old saying, “You get what you pay for.” comes into play. As cliché as it may sound, this timeless proverb proves accurate time and time

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Commercial Fire Pits: The New Trend

Commercial Fire Pits: The New Trend

At Fire Pit Art®, we believe your fire pit is a gathering place for family and friends. But what if we told you it could also serve as a public gathering place, increasing the appeal and value of your property? Restaurants, apartment complexes, ski resorts, malls, and more, have all begun to indulge in this new fire pit trend. There are limit

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Meditating With The Flames

Meditating With The Flames

Namaste. Translated and Defined in the English dictionary as “I bow to you.” ‘Namaste’ is an admired and respected Indian culture greeting from one individual to another. Our founders, Rick and Donna Wittrig, have both shared an appreciation for the art of transcendental meditation. This silent mantra-based practice was developed in the mid-195

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