DIY Concrete Fire Pit

This simple project will give you a great looking fire pit at a fraction of the cost of a commercially produced one.

Concrete Bowl Fire Pit

Plus you get the satisfaction of making it yourself.

You’ll need these materials:

  • Concrete Mix
  • Bucket – for mixing Concrete
  • Water
  • 1 larger Bowl – for exterior mold
  • 1 smaller Bowl – for interior mold
  • Non-stick Cooking Spray
  • Plastic or extra Cloth – work area cover
  • 60-80 and 220  Grit Sandpaper
  • Gel Fuel Canisters
  • Replacement Grill Grate (or customize using Hardware Cloth/Wire Mesh)
  • Fire-safe Stones
  • Dust Mask
  • Safety Goggles
  • Work Gloves

And these tools:

  • Medium-duty Trowel
  • Heavy Objects – to hold down the interior bowl while concrete dries

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Thanks to Man Made DIY for this great project. You can get step by step instructions here

 

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