Fire pits are gathering places, points of interest, a convenient way to get rid of all those branches that fall into your yard during summer storms. Build your own to save on what can otherwise become an expensive landscaping cost. Look at all your different options to design a pit that’s perfect for your property. Material Options A fire pit can be built out of just about anything that’s fireproof. A large kettle drum will become a fire pit if you put fuel in the bottom and set it afire, but this may not look very pretty in the yard….