DIY Brick Fire Pit in One Weekend

Welcome to the consolidated post for our DIY Brick Fire Pit. To be fair, you'll probably need a "3 Day Weekend", unless you are able to avoid some of the pitfalls we experienced! Another tip, make sure you seek out your materials ahead of time. Please message me if you have any questions! Did you end up here via Pinterest? Welcome! Let me know in the comments!

First of all, here is the original plan from Handyman Magazine.
Building a Fire Pit
DIY Fire Pit Day One
Where you will find info about  DIY 36 round concrete forms.

DIY Fire Pit Day Two
Everything you wanted to know about fire brick (did you know you can find it on Amazon?) and mortar!

DIY Fire Pit Day Three
Finishing up this project


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