Considered corten steel for your new fire pit? Elegance and durability combined …
Considered corten steel for your new fire pit? Elegance and durability combined …
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Durability, safety and aesthetics

Corten steel is becoming increasingly popular, captivating homeowners and landscapers alike with its distinctive appearance and remarkable durability. If you're looking to add a touch of elegance and functionality to your outdoor space, a corten steel fire pit could be the perfect addition. 

Also known as weathering steel, corten steel is a mixture of steel alloys that, over time exposed to the elements, develop a protective layer of rust. Creating a captivating visual effect, this rust layer adds an aesthetic appeal and acts as a protective barrier -  preventing further corrosion and extending the lifespan of your fire pit.

Exceptional Durability: Corten steel fire pits are built to withstand the harshest outdoor conditions. The corrosion-resistant properties of corten steel make it highly durable and long-lasting, ensuring that your fire pit will stand the test of time.

Striking Aesthetics: The rich, earthy tones of rusted corten steel give fire pits a rustic and industrial charm that blends seamlessly with outdoor settings. The warm hues and textured surface of corten steel create a visually captivating centerpiece that adds character and sophistication to any outdoor space.

Low Maintenance: Unlike traditional steel fire pits that require regular maintenance to prevent corrosion, corten steel fire pits thrive on neglect. The protective rust layer eliminates the need for painting or protective coatings, allowing you to enjoy your fire pit maintenance free - perfect for any modern family!

Versatility: At H&S Metalcraft custom-designed, Australian-made metalwork projects are our expertise and our passion.  Whatever your vision for the perfect corten steel fire pit, we can work with you on shape, size and design to suit your personal style and outdoor space. Sleek, modern, intricate or artistic, we’d love to build your next custom fire pit.

Safety and Functionality: The sturdy construction and heat-resistant properties of corten steel ensures a secure and controlled fire, providing you and your loved ones with a safe and enjoyable outdoor experience.


Corten weathering steel fire pits offer a harmonious blend of durability, aesthetics, and functionality. The unique ability of corten steel to develop a protective rust layer not only enhances its visual appeal but also ensures its longevity. 

Whether you're seeking a cozy gathering spot for chilly evenings or a stunning focal point for your outdoor entertainment area, an Australian made corten steel fire pit is an excellent choice that will elevate your outdoor space to new heights of elegance and warmth.  Check out one of our recent corten steel fire pits, direct from the workshop, created with additional BBQ plate to meet the customer’s requirements.

And to complement a new fire pit we can also help with corten steel privacy screens for your outdoor entertaining space and other landscape art.