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    • Doody
    • By Doody 18th Oct 16, 8:39 PM
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    Chimenea / Fire Pit?
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    • 18th Oct 16, 8:39 PM
    Chimenea / Fire Pit? 18th Oct 16 at 8:39 PM
    Can anyone advise on these? I like the idea of being able to sit out in the garden when the weather is colder without having to venture into the muddy bit where we have bonfires. Is there a low cost alternative?

    Otherwise; metal - (it rusts) or ceramic (it breaks) Any hints? Thanks.
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    • tori.k
    • By tori.k 18th Oct 16, 10:02 PM
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    • 18th Oct 16, 10:02 PM
    old washing machine drum would be a dirt cheap option.
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    • Blackbeard of Perranporth
    • By Blackbeard of Perranporth 18th Oct 16, 10:06 PM
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    • 18th Oct 16, 10:06 PM
    It is cold outside, so save your money
    No one dreams of escape
    From the aroma of a cheap jar of coffee
    • jackomdj
    • By jackomdj 18th Oct 16, 10:26 PM
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    • 18th Oct 16, 10:26 PM
    We love our chimnea, the rusted colour just makes it look used and loved.
    • Doody
    • By Doody 20th Oct 16, 12:53 AM
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    • 20th Oct 16, 12:53 AM
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    • 20th Oct 16, 12:53 AM
    Thanks. The washing machine drum is an excellent idea.
    • Gloomendoom
    • By Gloomendoom 20th Oct 16, 1:14 AM
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    • 20th Oct 16, 1:14 AM
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    • 20th Oct 16, 1:14 AM
    An old lorry or 4x4 wheel works as well.
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