Backyard barbequing just got better with these custom BBQ ideas. Once you select your design, get a gas supply line installed for your natural gas BBQ.

Custom BBQ Ideas

Check out these great custom BBQ ideas just in time for summer!

Under Your Awning BBQ Space

Custom BBQ Ideas: Cook outside in all kinds of weather with this great covered BBQ area – Image Source:

This next great custom BBQ idea from incorporates a great awning so that you can enjoy a barbecued meal even when the weather isn’t cooperating. The lovely natural stones for the grill surround are a great design feature. The kids will especially love the round fire-pit, perfect for roasting marshmallows on a warm summer’s evening.

Fabulous BBQ Island

Custom BBQ ideas: An island is a great addition to your BBQ area – Image Source: HomeDIT


If you want something a little simpler but practical as well, why not consider adding an island to your BBQ space? An island will give you great extra seating as well as additional prep space. You can be a part of the party as you cook while your guests enjoy watching your expertise at the grill. The above great contemporary island design comes from HomeDIT.

Build Your Own BBQ Grilling Station

Custom BBQ ideas: Learn how to build your own great BBQ grill surround


If you like DIY projects, then you may want to try building your own custom BBQ grilling station. Grill surrounds can make your barbecue really look awesome and they help to protect your BBQ as well as give you extra work space on both sides of your grill. The above video by Allan Block provides you with simple instructions to make one yourself.

Beautiful Outdoor Kitchen with Gas BBQ

Custom BBQ ideas: ​A beautiful outdoor kitchen is possible with some
​cost-friendly DIY – Image Source: Man Made DIY



If you are ready to start building, here is another great website, ManMadeDIY, with step-by-step Instructions for building your own outdoor kitchen like the one pictured above. If you would like some more inspiration, check out these awesome grill surround ideas

More Great Custom BBQ Ideas

Check out these wonderful outdoor kitchen designs


Still looking for more ideas? The above video from Furniture Interior Design will give your further awesome ideas for custom BBQ designs to give you the inspiration to get out there and barbecue something!

Why Convert Your BBQ to Natural Gas?

Natural gas offers several great benefits over traditional charcoal or propane tanks including:

Save You Money:

The price of natural gas is currently much less than purchasing propane or charcoal.

Removes the Guesswork:

Natural gas is always available when you need it. There is no guesswork involved, like wondering if you still have enough propane left in your tank.


Once your natural gas is hooked up, you won’t be bothered by having to be constantly switching a tank and driving to your local gas station to trade in or get your tanks filled.

Let Draft Control Help You Convert to a Natural Gas BBQ

If you have access to natural gas in your home, you should consider upgrading your old propane BBQ to a much more convenient and cost-effective natural gas one. Draft Control can install a gas supply line to your new natural gas BBQ. You can also trust us to look after any repairs or maintenance that you require for your gas BBQ in the Embrun/East Ottawa area. Contact Draft Control today for a free quote.

“Draft Control- He was on time, courteous and professional. He was also neat which is rare for a technician (he cleaned up after himself and wore boot covers). After purchasing a house, he came and inspected our heating system and installed a new gas line for our new stove. We are happy with the work done.”
– Tina Petrovicz 

Financing Available!

Great news, Draft Control now offers financing through EcoHome Financial. If you know that you need to a new air conditioner and furnace and want to replace HVAC system, but you weren’t sure how you were going to do it financially, we can help. Contact Draft Control to learn more.


We Even Offer a Military Discount!

Draft Control is proud to offer a 10% discount on select services and sales to our military personnel. Contact us today to learn more.