12 Free Fire Pit Plans

A backyard fire pit surrounded by chairs

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Adding a fire pit to your backyard is a simple DIY project that costs less than a meal out. It comes together in just a few hours, leaving you more time to enjoy it. You'll get a fun place to spend time with family and friends all in the comfort of your own backyard.

There's a free fire pit plan for just about everyone here, no matter what style you're looking for or what type of yard you have. There are large and small firepits as well as in-ground and even tabletop fire bowls.

After you've built your firepit, consider adding some other DIY projects like a swing set, playhouse, and even a tree house.