When it comes to fire pit construction options there is a huge variety of materials available. This is great for allowing homeowners freedom of choice and design, but can also make choosing the appropriate wall product for Overland Park, Olathe, Kansas City and Lawrence homes slightly more complicated. Unilock concrete wall units are ideal materials for fire pit construction because of their durability, stylish looks, and fabrication methods that allow for the look and feel of natural stone without the price. To help narrow down your decision, we have put together a list of a few concrete vertical systems that work well for fire pit construction in these Kansas cities.
Lineo Dimensional Stone
If you’re looking for a modern and minimalistic style, consider Lineo Dimensional Stone from Unilock. This style offers a contemporary feel and that angular, linear look that fits in with modern architecture and design. Lineo Dimensional Stone’s plank-like shape, clear emphasis on horizontal lines, and clean, straight edges are ideal for a modern fire pit that retains both warmth and character. Lineo Dimensional Stone is available in Sandalwood, Granite and Sierra shades, each one unique and offering a different outdoor aesthetic. Choose the Sandalwood color option for a warm and relaxed contemporary fire pit, Granite for cool tones and a minimalist appearance, and Sierra for a combination of warm and cool colors.
Is elegant charm more your style? You might want to consider the Estate Wall option. This wall unit offers rich, natural texture and hues that fit harmoniously with an elegant, Old World design style. This is a natural ledge rock style that works well in fire pit design, contributing to a cozy fireside warmth and rustic character. Its antique finish gives any fire pit design the appearance of aged elegance. Estate Wall is available in a range of subtle and earthy tones including, but not limited to, the rich, deep hues of Coffee Creek, the warm and sunny Sandstone color option, River for a natural, earthy appeal and Fieldstone for a deep, warm country feel.
Brussels Dimensional Stone
This Unilock wall unit offers a weathered and antique appearance with the tumbled edges and aged look of old quarried stone. Brussels Dimensional Stone is available in a range of neutral tans and grey color options that can work well in providing a relaxed and unassuming elegance to your fireside gatherings. These colors include the varied Coffee Creek, neutral Limestone, vibrant Prairie, sunny Sandstone, and Sierra for a neutral, earthy brown. Brussels Dimensional Stone offers adaptable units designed for the heavy wear needed by a fire pit, while still providing the character of old European masonry.
The title image features a fire pit with seat wall built from Brussels Dimensional Stone, complemented by an Avante Ashlar paver patio.
Rivercrest Wall offers a unique stacked flagstone look that is reminiscent of the English countryside. It offers a unique beauty when used in outdoor fire pit design as well. Varied sizes and pieces cast from natural stone ensure a random, natural look that provides rich texture and high visual interest. Rivercrest Wall is available in Coastal Slate and Buff, providing neutral and warm tones respectively.