Top 5 Benefits of an Outdoor Fireplace

Want to put your backyard to use even when it’s chilly? Outdoor fireplaces are the perfect solution to extending your outdoor time in Kansas City, plus you can make some of your favorite foods around them! Ready to make your backyard the hotspot (literally) for social gatherings? 


Here are the top 5 benefits of an outdoor fireplace:

  1. Host guests in your entertainment space

Prepare to become the go-to host for social events once you install your outdoor fireplace! You can whip up snacks and stay warm while lounging around. Sitting around a fire sharing snacks and stories always makes for the best memories—no matter your age!

  1. Extends the use of your backyard 

Living in Kansas City means going through some extreme weather, but one of the benefits of an outdoor fireplace is that you can use it year round. 

  1. Perfect for cooking s’mores and more goodies

Who doesn’t love s’mores?! There are so many recipes you can try around your outdoor fireplace, from simple hotdogs to extreme casseroles. Check out our recent blog for 4 fall fire pit recipes YOU HAVE TO TRY

  1. Adds value to your home

Whether you know you want to sell your home soon or are just preparing for the future, another benefit of an outdoor fireplace is that they can increase your home’s value. Including an outdoor fireplace into a well-kept outdoor living space can add up to 20% to the resale value.

  1. Helps you avoid bugs ????

The only real downside to hanging outside in KC is the bugs, but luckily they don’t like fire! Enjoy quality time with your friends and family without the pests.

Ready to enjoy these benefits of an outdoor fireplace? Come to York Companies for custom installations!

Choosing an experienced, professional contractor for your outdoor fireplace installation is key to ensuring its safety features and longevity. While there are a few safety tips to remember for homeowners, a big part of safety is the installation. Remember to check out our portfolio to see some of our previous work, try our free quote tool, and contact us to get started today!