Buy a 15 gallon wash pail from Lowe's. Get four bricks, Put the bricks inside the pail. Spread them out flat, to cover the bottom of the pail, and then set your logs on top of the bricks. This allows for airflow under your logs to keep the fire going.
When you drop by Red Wind Studio you will find a really cool DIY for a Galvanized Wash Tub Ottoman. Just think of the possibilities of style with wonderful fabrics! Perfect for adding some major farmhouse charm!