Outdoor fireplaces add style and sophistication to any backyard or patio space, providing a practical heat source for winter evenings. With its many shapes and forms, outdoor fireplaces bring unparalleled beauty to any landscape. Their warm, inviting glow adds a comforting ambiance to evening gatherings. From rustic stone constructs to modern designs, outdoor fireplaces blend function and aesthetics perfectly, transforming any backyard into a personal oasis. Here are some popular outdoor fireplace trends you can incorporate into your landscape.
If you have an outdoor fireplace, there’s no better way to add more style and craftsmanship than with detailed stonework. For example, using rustic local stone in an eye-catching pattern, your outdoor fireplace can complement your home’s interior look and feel! Rustic stone outdoor fireplaces evoke a sense of nature and an earthy charm. They are durable, easy to maintain, and blend well with most landscapes.
Wooden accents in your fireplace setup evoke a rustic, cozy feel. Whether it’s a wood-framed fireplace or a strategically placed firewood storage, the touch of timber complements the warm glow, creating a cabin-like ambiance.
Indoor and Outdoor Entertainment Space
Fires are a great way to host a gathering with your friends. When deciding whether or not to install one, consider the view from the inside of your home. Placing your outdoor fireplace where it is visible from the inside adds a soothing ambiance so that you can enjoy your indoor entertainment while experiencing the outdoors.
Add an Outdoor Kitchen
Integrating outdoor fireplaces with outdoor kitchens is a great way to create a seamless and functional outdoor living space. This trend is prevalent among homeowners who entertain frequently.
Integrate Seating Around Your Fireplace
Combining a concentric retaining wall with built-in seating provides more than enough space for people to sit. Imagine gathering around the fire pit to roast marshmallows, share stories, or simply cozy up with your family and friends. With ample seating space, everyone can have a comfortable place to sit by the fire. Ensure that your outdoor fireplace or fire pit design considers plenty of nearby seating.
Interested in Improving Your Outdoor Living Space? Consider Landscape and Hardscaping Design Services from Carroll Landscaping
Carroll Landscaping has over 30 years of experience with landscape construction, porch construction, deck building, and hardscape installation. Our award-winning landscape designers are passionate about providing customers with top-notch service and landscape design. Our landscape designers have a creative design outlook and work as a team with our installation crews to make your vision a reality. We are committed to providing every customer with the highest quality workmanship, professional and knowledgeable service, and creativity in design in order to surpass our clients’ expectations in every aspect of the project.
We serve residents throughout the beautiful state of Maryland including Baltimore, Columbia, Ellicott City, Eldersburg, Clarksville, Sykesville, Manchester, Westminster, and Woodstock. For more information and to schedule a consultation with one of our expert designers, contact us online or give us a call at 410-922-2416.