Cool evenings around a fire? All of your friends will say 'count us in'--dress up the area with a wide array of plants in window boxes that help define the space, in addition to low laying landscape beds with lots of perennial colour
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Despite its massive look, this structure is actually easy to assemble, requiring two people less than two hours. Photo courtesy of Fire Stone. This outdoor room is absolutely gorgeous and the fireplace is the main event.