Home » First-World Problems » Remember When I Built That Awesome Fire Pit? Remember When I Built That Awesome Fire Pit? By avidbruxist . In First-World Problems . On March 5, 2012 1 Comment Remember how I dug the hole really deep and put in layers of sand, gravel, and river stone for drainage? So that, when it rained, the thing wouldn’t fill with water? It’s been kinda rainy here lately. Malaria bowl. Tweet Written by admin View all posts by: avidbruxist One Response to “Remember When I Built That Awesome Fire Pit?” margo solod says: March 5, 2012 there are these floating granular things you can get, organic, not harmful to environment, that you can put in there till it drains. they have em for pools and horse troughs and water barrels. oh, and firepits built over nc mud. there’s a reason they call them tar heels. Reply Leave a Reply Click here to cancel reply. Name (required) Mail (will not be published) (required) Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.