Outdoor Fireplace Charms

3 Design Issues Solved by Fireplaces

Houzz. June 2012.  By Cassy Aoyagi:  Having trouble heading back inside as sunny spring days turn cold at sunset? Outdoor fire features are a great way to extend the livability of your outdoor space into the evening. While fire pits and fire as art are all the rage, the traditional fireplace offers so much more than physical warmth. Consider adding a hearth to an outdoor room if you need a vertical focal point, structure for an outdoor room, or, of course, light and warmth.