Do you enjoy your patio all summer long? You don’t have to give up your patio space when the days get shorter and temperatures drop; you can enjoy your patio this winter with an outdoor fireplace! Here’s how.
Add heat to your patio
No one wants to sit outside and freeze. Temperature is usually the determining factor in whether people will relax outside. With an outdoor fireplace, you don’t have to worry about chilly temperatures rendering your outdoor living space uncomfortable. An outdoor fireplace adds a source of heat to your backyard, so you can grab a blanket and cozy up to the fireplace outside even on the chilliest winter nights.
We’re approaching the darkest nights of the year, and a patio that’s too dark doesn’t provide an inviting place to hang out with friends or relax. An outdoor fireplace doesn’t just add heat to your outdoor living space; it also adds light. With an outdoor fireplace, you can add a source of light that makes your outdoor living space more inviting and practical.
Create a gathering space in your outdoor area
Winter is made for gatherings of family and friends. An outdoor fireplace creates a great place for family and friends to come together. For warmth, light and ambiance, there’s nothing like gathering around a fire. And the experience of cozying up around a fire is even more novel when around an outdoor fireplace on a chilly winter night. Your fireplace will keep your crowd warm and illuminated and can lead to fun activities like roasting marshmallows or hot dogs.
Add beauty and value to your home
A fireplace is a favorite amenity among homeowners. Fireplaces add beauty and warmth, and they can add a “wow” factor to your home. This is true about outdoor fireplace, just as it is about indoor fireplaces. Adding an outdoor fireplace can create a statement in your backyard. Outdoor fireplaces are novel, beautiful and practical. They can provide value to you in your home because they make your home more usable. When or if ever it comes time to sell your home, your outdoor fireplace is a great selling point because of its functionality. It extends the season for using your outdoor living space and by making your home more beautiful.
Don’t let your patio space go unused this winter; let your outdoor living space be more usable year round by adding an outdoor fireplace! Your fireplace will provide your patio with warmth, light, a focal point and additional value. If you are ready to realize those benefits in your backyard, stop by Tri-County Hearth & Patio. Our fireplace experts can help you design the perfect backyard fireplace for your patio space.