Drain in fire pit?


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Old 03-29-10, 07:24 AM
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Drain in fire pit?

What is the best way to put a drain in a fire pit (built with stone / brick / mortar)?
 
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Old 03-29-10, 06:03 PM
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Whats your soil like? You could put a drywell underneath it if your water table is low and the soil drains well.
 
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Old 03-29-10, 06:07 PM
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I am actually planning on building it on top of my concrete pool deck
 
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Old 03-30-10, 05:13 PM
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What about using an insert that can be dumped out?
Cause I'm thinking about clogs if you try to channel the water anywhere using a drain. I've never heard of this kind of setup?

or make a cover?
 
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You need a design for the pit first, as well as the base and sub-base. With the information you have given so far, simple slots through the walls are your best bet.
 
 

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