We live in a high paced time making it difficult to make meaningful connections with others. HPC believes in intentionality. Every aspect of HPC’s designs are curated offering consumers safe modern and technologically advanced appliances. HPC offers consumers the ability to intentionally make selections creating designs that reflect their sense of style while extending the use of their space. Imagine a cozy and inviting space right in your very own backyard, where neighbors can gather, share stories, and build a sense of community. With a few thoughtful touches, you can transform your HPC Fire Inspired gas-burning fire pit into the social hub of your neighborhood. Here are the top 9 ways to create an inviting space fostering lasting memorable moments.

Comfortable Seating

Arrange a variety of cozy seating options around your HPC fire pit defining your entertainment space fostering socialization and connections. Offering different seating options such as outdoor sofas, chairs or even oversized cushions will create a warm and relaxing atmosphere encouraging guests to make themselves at home.

Outdoor Lighting

Incorporating outdoor lighting around your entertaining space will extend your gathering into the evening. String lights, lanterns, and subtle pathway lighting can create dimension in your space offering warmth and ambiance to your guests.

Cozy Atmosphere

Create a cozy atmosphere and extend hospitality to your guests, by layering mixed materials in your space. Choosing an outdoor area rug and accenting your seating area with plush pillows will make your space feel like home. Set out a basket with blankets offering guests the option of snuggling up around your HPC Fire design. Offering these creature comforts to guests enhances the warmth and charm of the space.

Music and Entertainment

Streaming music through your home sound system offers entertainment to your guests keeping the party going. For added entertainment utilize a projector for a themed movie night. Get your guests to active with a fun party activity allowing them to karaoke the night away around your HPC fire.

Snack and Drink Station

Provide your guests with a curated menu offering a variety of food and beverages. Set up a small table with a cooler, bar cart, or dedicated beverage station. Get your guests involved in the themed evening having them bring some of their favorite items to share. Elevate your guests dining experience by enhancing your space with one of HPC’s outdoor dining designs.  Check out HPC’s online recipes allowing you to prepare sophisticated bites that will tantalize your guests’ senses creating an evening to remember.

Games and Activities

Encourage interaction with outdoor games such as corn hole, horseshoes, cards or board games. Having activities available can break the ice and keep everyone engaged, fostering a lively and dynamic social atmosphere.

Themed Decor

Inviting people into your home is truly personal. Personally inviting your neighbors to join you is the first step in building connections. Utilize word of mouth, invitations, or a neighborhood social media group to share details about the event. A Personal invite makes neighbors feel welcome and encourages a sense of community participation.

Invite Neighbors

Add a personal touch to your space with themed decor. This could be seasonal decorations, a particular color scheme, or elements related to a special event. Themed decor not only enhances the visual appeal but also serves as a conversation starter.

Regular Gatherings

Plan regular gatherings or events to keep the community engaged. Hosting monthly or seasonal get-togethers, creates opportunities for neighbors to connect and strengthen community bonds.


By incorporating these thoughtful touches, your backyard gas-burning fire pit can become the heart of your neighborhood. Becoming a place where friendships are forged, stories are shared, and a sense of community flourishes. With a little creativity and consideration, you can create the ultimate neighborhood social spot right in your own backyard. Let HPC be the spark that enhances your relationships deepening your connections.