Today we present to you an exclusive selection of modern outdoor fireplaces, open and closed, for garden, terrace and balcony. We invite you to discover a rich gallery of outdoor fireplaces and fireplaces to buy or make yourself. To extend your summer evenings outside and to make your garden space more convivial and welcoming, installing a fireplace or fireplace is a wonderful idea..
Outdoor fireplaces can dramatically enhance the aesthetics of your garden or patio. The fireplace is both a practical and decorative hearth. Today, several manufacturers offer models that run on bioethanol, gas, wood, electricity, in a variety of sizes, materials and styles. Outdoor fireplaces and modern fireplaces come in all shapes and sizes and adapt easily to all spaces and styles of garden, balcony and terrace. It all depends on the role you want to assign to your fireplace or fireplace. Is it for heating or is it more for decorating ?
However, the choice of a chimney or a fireplace requires extensive information before beginning its installation. Usually, the fireplace is smaller and easier to install, while the chimney will probably require professional intervention..
Before choosing the model and size that will best suit your exterior, it is important to think about its functions, design and available space. If you want to install an outdoor fireplace on your balcony, it is advisable to opt for a smaller model. If this is your garden or patio and you have enough space, why not install a large fireplace made of brick or solid stone ?
Installing a fireplace takes more time, money and patience than installing a fireplace. But once installed in your garden or on your terrace, it is sure that you will be very happy! The outdoor fireplace, on the other hand, is the perfect compromise between the bonfire and the fireplace. Smaller than a fireplace, it fits easily into any exterior to make them more welcoming and cocooning. The choice depends on the space available to you and your personal budget.
Outdoor fireplaces and fireplaces have become a big trend lately. It is therefore very easy to find the product that will easily fit into your space and its style. The fireplace was once the only way to heat the rooms in the house. Nowadays, there are many ways to heat an interior, while to warm its exterior, the fireplace and the fireplace are the best choice..
Below, we see a beautiful welcoming outdoor space and cocoon. A wood or charcoal fireplace has been installed. We love the carpet and cushions with ethnic motifs that allow the owners of this home to enjoy the fire while sitting comfortably on the floor. This outdoor space is connected to the bedroom.
Making your own outdoor fireplace is surprisingly easy. Ideal solution for those who only have a small budget at their disposal or they like to tinker. Look at this beautiful outdoor space with open fireplace and a plush corner sofa decorated with cushions:
Installing a large concrete fireplace is trendy. All the same, it requires having space and means. The closed chimney model pictured below was made of concrete. It also has space to store logs. Its style and design will blend in very well with a large industrial-influenced exterior..
In many contemporary interiors, the fireplace has given way to electric heating, which is more economical and practical. Nevertheless, the fireplace is back and is making a comeback more and more in contemporary exteriors. Electric heating cannot replace the authentic charm of fireplaces. These are very popular with lovers of original design. In addition, the new models of fireplaces and fireplaces have the allure and beauty of the old ones, but in a much more modernized version, easier to install and use..
Which model of fireplace or fireplace to choose? Indoors, as well as outdoors, a fireplace or hearth can be open or closed and made of a variety of materials (stone, marble, metal, steel, concrete). Usually, the closed fireplace has a door (glass, metal or other material) that acts as a protection. This model of fireplace is very efficient and secure. Its installation still requires a certain cost and regular maintenance. The stove, different from the boiler, is ideal for efficiently heating all indoor and outdoor spaces. It is very efficient and reliable. Its big drawbacks are its cost, size and supply..
As we have already mentioned at the beginning, there are three main types of fireplaces – the bioethanol powered one, the gas one and the electric fireplace. The model of fireplace operating on bio ethanol is the most fashionable lately. Easy to install, it does not require any conduit. Its design is universal and easy to integrate. On the market, there is a wide variety of models available in all possible shapes. By installing a fireplace running on bio ethanol, cleanliness is ensured: no wood, no ash or smoke. It is simply discreet, elegant and modern.
Certain models (those with bio ethanol, for example) are less demanding during their installation. Others, the classic stone models, are inflexible. So you have to think carefully if you want to enjoy it long term and all year round from your fireplace or you just want to hang out around the fire with friends from time to time. If you are unsure and feel like experimenting, then start by installing an open and simple fireplace..
The gas fireplace is the perfect double of the traditional fireplace without the constraints of wood. Very similar to the one that works with bio ethanol, it is a more efficient idea. It is found in various styles, but the choice of models is more modest than that for the fireplace running on bio ethanol..
The price of an open fireplace is 500 to 5000 euros, not including labor. Open fireplaces are relatively more expensive. Its price varies from 1000 to 5000 euros without counting the labor. For an insert fireplace, it takes 500 to 3000 euros. As we have already mentioned, the cheapest solution is to build your outdoor fireplace yourself. It won’t cost you more than 100 euros.
The price of installing a fireplace is 500 to 2000 euros. Usually, installing outdoors costs less than installing indoors. The latter sometimes requires additional work. Below, we discover the exterior of a city terrace with a modern and elegant steel fireplace of sophisticated design at an affordable price:
For those with children, it is recommended to opt for a closed chimney or fireplace solution for safety reasons. As you know, children are very curious by nature and fire – it’s no child’s play! Even the smallest outdoor space can afford the installation of a small fireplace. If you don’t have a lot of space or you want to install a fireplace in your backyard, a practical and aesthetic tip: choose one in white so as not to save space visually. The backyard, below, has been perfectly organized. It allows you to enjoy a comfortable and well-optimized space without feeling stuck !
Installing a classic brick fireplace, with an open or closed hearth, is very aesthetic and authentic. Brick is normally used for fireplaces that use wood. Its style will adapt very well to country style, country chic and rustic outdoor spaces. Generally speaking, brick chimneys are only built of brick. Very often, the lintel is made of wood, and the uprights are made of stone. Finally, it is no coincidence that most classic fireplace models were designed in brick. The latter is often chosen for its high temperature resistance and for its adaptive nature. Brick is also easy to paint. Its cost depends on several factors, but usually it turns out to be more or less expensive.
Brick can be used to create additional storage space as well, as was done for the garden exterior, pictured below. The fireplace is an integral part of a whole bar and kitchen composition, also designed in brick. That it’s authentic !
Open hearths, often also called braziers, are most often made of stone or concrete. Installing a fireplace in your garden, terrace or balcony promises you magical summer evenings … The outdoor fireplace, easier to install, is the ideal compromise between a bonfire and a real large fireplace.
Do you absolutely want to install a classic brick fireplace that works with wood? Consider installing a basket or creating a space to store logs near your fireplace..
Modern fireplace models combine efficiency, design and style.
Once installed indoors or outdoors, the fireplace or fireplace becomes the focal point of any space. Almost always, we put our garden furniture around it. If your space allows it, it is also possible to design a separate dining area and a relaxation area around the fireplace to have a drink around the fire.
If you have chosen an open fireplace solution, be careful not to place your furniture too close to it. Especially if the latter is made of wood! It is advisable to place it at least one meter away to avoid unpleasant surprises..
And yes, nowadays you can have a double-sided fireplace – one on the outside, one on the inside. You can enjoy the fire in your garden, as well as in your living room or dining room. A double-sided fireplace or hearth also requires a double investment. If this idea tempts you and you want to know more about this subject, we invite you to devote our article dedicated to this subject which presents 13 models of double-sided design fireplaces..
A house made of stone and brick necessarily requires the installation of a fireplace made of these same materials. They are combined with wooden garden furniture and you get a fabulous rustic style exterior.
Below is a large, well-organized garden with a beautiful, classic-style brick fireplace. The garden furniture is placed in front of the fireplace and the dining area next to it. The fireplace, as well as the furniture, is in white. The cushions are green and harmonize very well with the surrounding greenery.
Here is another outdoor design idea with an open fireplace. The latter was placed far from the dining area, surrounded by a decoration of large stones. A simple wooden armchair has been placed next to allow you to enjoy the fire comfortably seated.
The insert fireplace model below is made of steel. Usually these models cost a little more, but their performance and efficiency are excellent. It is most often closed by a glass door. In this way, the fireplace offers an important security and lets us admire the fire through the small glass..
Most open fireplaces run on gas.
The stone is natural and very aesthetic. It is used to decorate, craft and create fireplaces! This universal material easily integrates into any design style. Its rustic side and its authentic charm make it one of the most present elements in all traditional or classic spaces..
Outdoor fireplaces: a natural stone model
Outdoor fireplaces: an authentic model
Installing a fireplace on your terrace in town is possible. We opt for a small, economical and secure model, like this one:
Outdoor fireplaces: a unique and designer fireplace model
Idea outdoor fireplaces: a modern brick fireplace painted white
Outdoor fireplaces and modern fireplaces make yourself