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How to Repair a Brick Walkway

Uneven bricks in a walkway pose a tripping hazard. These simple steps take you through the repair.

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  • Time

    2 hours

  • Price Range

    $1 - $50

  • Difficulty



Step 1: Remove Loose Pavers

Use a flat-head screwdriver or pry bar to remove loose pavers.

Step 2: Add Sand

Add coarse sand in the spot where the brick used to be.

Step 3: Replace Pavers

Tamp down the sand and replace the pavers. Make sure the brick is level.

Step 4: Add More Sand

Once all pavers are in place, put some sand on top of the brick and sweep it to help further lock the brick in place (Images 1 and 2).

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