Outdoor Fireplaces are really beautiful and add a lot of style and warmth to your yard. A lot of people are starting to do fire pits in their back yard, but this large, substantial fireplace brings your home outdoors. We are toying with the idea of doing a fireplace instead of a smaller firepit in the backyard. I think there are pros and cons to each, but I really love the warmth that this fireplace look lends.
If you are handy, and interested in learning new things, here are some general instructions for how you can DIY an outdoor fireplace in your yard, brick and mortar style: