Paving With Broken and Half Bricks
We started playing around with a couple of ideas on paving with half bricks. Firstly, get a piece of black water pipe and make the ring to measure 1 meter in diameter. Start by making a + pattern in the ring and then fill in the other half bricks to complete the circle. Smaller broken pieces then get used to fill the bigger gaps. Once you have completed the area you want to cover with the half and broken bricks, mix up a dry mix of river/building sand with a dry cement mix. When you ha…
See What We Did With a Pile of Half Buried Bricks?
An old pile of bricks from behind the barn is repurposed for creating a new "old" brick patio and walkways underneath our grape arbor/gazebo. I love the pattern and that this area isn't covered in overgrown weeds. It took all summer long, but my husband did an awesome job! See all of the steps we took to "get 'er done' in the link below. And more grape arbor rebuild/makeover linked in the first photo. #refab Grape arbor/gazebo rebuild and brick path/patio DIY