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Mixing mortar and laying the initial bricks properly will ensure that trimming the cabinet goes smoothly.

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Top 100 Bricks Projects

  1. 1. How to Prep for Laying a Patio or Path

    The experts at DIYNetwork.com explain what you need to know before laying a pathway or patio.

  2. 2. Brick Buying Tips (00:39)

    Dean and Derek offer tips on buying the right bricks for a courtyard.

  3. 3. Exposed Brick in the Home (00:01:00)

    Exposed brick can make a strong architectural statement in your home.

  4. 4. How to Build Brick and Paver Stairs

    Learn how to build outdoor steps in a sloped area using bricks and patio pavers.

    Time:
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    Cost:
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    Difficulty:
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  5. 5. Repurposing Material (00:01:00)

    Tips on salvaging old materials for reuse in other rooms around your house.

  6. 6. Chimney Rebuild (00:03:27)

    If your chimney is ever destroyed by fire, here are pro tips on rebuilding.

  7. 7. Brick and Stone Patio Design (00:01:00)

    Brick plus randomly placed pavers: that's thinking outside the patio box.

  8. 8. Brick Mortar Techniques & Tips (01:53)

    Dean and Derek give a room old-style charm by installing a thin brick wall.

  9. 9. Completing Brickwork Trim

    By using a three-dimensional string line to help place bricks, it will keep them at the proper height and depth.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  10. 10. Installing a Brick Walkway (01:02)

    Here are the DIY Basics for installing a brick walkway.

  11. 11. Let Your Personality Shine Through In Decorating

    DIY crafter Michele Beschen encourages experimentation with various surfaces when decorating a home.

  12. 12. Winter Parlor (05:55)

    Cold DC yard gets radiant floor, heat lamps and hip design for chocolatier.

  13. 13. How to Demolish a Brick Wall

    Use these step-by-step instructions to easily tear down a brick wall in a kitchen.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  14. 14. Row House in Washington, DC (03:06)

    A 1919 DC brick row-house gets a new front porch and antique glass panels.

  15. 15. Building and Installing Steps (01:35)

    Jason tells how to build and install concrete, wood and brick steps.

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