Outdoor Fireplaces and Pizza Ovens
Outdoor fireplaces and barbecues are a great additions to any patio. They are perfect for entertaining friends and family alike. Creating an outdoor fireplace allows you enjoy the wonders of your own backyard by essentially creating another living room. The comfort and warmth extend the usage time of your patio both into the night and into the colder seasons. The addition of outdoor pizza ovens to a fireplace or even stand alone ones are becoming an every more popular.Why order pizza when you can make your own? With growing healthy eating trends fresh picked vegetables from the garden topping a homemade crust make for a delicious family meal.
There are many things to consider when taking on a project involving an open flame. Using the the proper materials (fire resistant materials) like fire brick and high temperature cement are just as important as having a design that is efficient. Proper ventilation ensuring that smoke is directed in the right direction and the hot spots are properly constructed is best left to an experienced builder. Dougherty Stone Masonry’s experience in both the firefighting and construction make them a perfect match for outdoor fireplaces and traditional pizza ovens.