Fire is an element that brings a cozy warm atmosphere to your patio area. The addition of a fireplace to your backyard area introduces so many more ways to entertain. Your fireplace can be designed for warmth and visual enjoyment or it can be designed for cooking by incorporating a wood-fired pizza or bread oven. Choosing to have your fireplace built from scratch gives you limitless options to customize it to your specific needs. If your fireplace is immediately adjacent to your house, it should relate to the architectural style and materials of the house. Before making the final decision on any type of unit, think about the different outdoor fireplace ideas. Choose the one that’s perfect for you in terms of function and design.