If you are just starting your research on the outdoor fireplace you may not know what is chiminea. A chiminea clay outdoor fireplace freestanding, but not like a fire pit lift is generally closed. Although you can find some that have a 360 degree view of the fire most of them covered with a door on one side where you load the wood and start a fire.
Because chiminea clay outdoor fireplace is a free standing you can move them if you need, whether you move to a new home or just redecorating your outdoor area. Chimineas traditionally has a long, slender neck and a round body. Neck is designed to provide greater air flow so that you have a fire burning more efficient and cleaner, it also helps to direct the smoke into the air and not to the faces of the people sitting around it.
Body holds the fire and to the traditional model with closed body contains the fire so that you do not have a sprung wood or sparks jump out. You also do not have a problem gusts of wind blew embers into the grass, bushes or other potentially dangerous areas. Enclosed design also makes it easier to start a fire.
Chiminea clay outdoor fireplace metal usually made of cast iron or cast aluminum. This is much more durable than older versions of the clay especially when you buy a good quality.
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