Place the cinder blocks on the edges of the mortar, leaving a small hole or two to drain water. Use the leveler to make sure the cinder blocks are even, and use the carpenter's square to check all of your corners.
Barbecue plans include brick barbeque plans, BBQ pit plans and BBQ cart plans. These can be simple weekend projects or complete outdoor kitchen areas. Choose a simple open pit or an enclosed shelter to fit your yard.
Beyond The Basic: Grill-Smoker Combo for all about built-in barbecue pits.This cylindrical smoker—made from a brick-clad concrete drainpipe—is fueled by a fire pit that becomes a campfire-style grill with the addition of a grate.