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Back Paio Steps With Black Pavers

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Pros and Cons of Black Pavers

Color selection is important for any home project, whether you’re painting a wall in your house or redoing your brick patio. Black has become a popular choice for interior and exterior home accents, but is it a good choice for hardscaping? Let’s explore the pros and cons of black pavers to help you plan your

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Red Flags to Watch for during Your Brick Paving Estimate

Before you get that custom brick driveway or gorgeous brick patio out back, you’re going to need a brick paving estimate. This is the first step in your outdoor transformation, and it may feel a bit daunting if you’ve never had a quote before. Have no fear – these quick tips will help you weed

Rectangular paving path in the spring park

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Poured Concrete vs. Pavers for Outdoor Spaces

Want to turn your backyard into usable living space? This is a great way to boost your property value and give your home an even greater purpose. Poured concrete and pavers are both great options for outdoor spaces, but one may be better suited for your property. Read on to compare concrete vs. brick pavers.

Crack in an old chimney

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How Do You Fix Cracked Chimney Mortar?

The mortar around your chimney isn’t just decorative. It acts as a support system for the bricks and it seals the edges for maximum protection. Unfortunately, mortar wears down much faster than bricks do. Thus it has to be replaced every so often. The guide below explains how we fix cracked chimney mortar so you

5 Benefits of Driveway Edging

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5 Benefits of Driveway Edging

Feel like your driveway looks a bit boring? Want a way to protect your driveway and boost your curb appeal all at once? If so, you may be in need of driveway edging – one of the premium services we provide here at It’s The Brick Guys. Let’s explore some of the key benefits of

How to Design a Pet-Friendly Paver Patio

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How to Design a Pet-Friendly Paver Patio

Your pets are an active part of your life. They go where you go, even if it’s only to the backyard. If you’re redesigning or expanding your patio, you may want to plan around your pets. Here are some tips for designing a pet-friendly patio. Use Shallow Patio Steps, If Possible As your pets get

Should You Grout or Sand Patio Pavers?

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Should You Grout or Sand Patio Pavers?

When you think of brick, you think of mortar. The two go hand-in-hand. Mortar and grout may be common for indoor brick applications, but they aren’t ideal for most outdoor settings. Let’s compare grouting vs. sanding for patio pavers to determine which option is right for you. Why Grout Isn’t Ideal for Patio Pavers Patio

Enhance Your Curb Appeal with a Custom Front Patio

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Enhance Your Curb Appeal with a Custom Front Patio

Feel like your home is missing something? Want to jazz up your curb appeal without major reconstruction? A front patio may be the perfect way to reach your goals. It’s The Brick Guys specializes in paver patios, brick walkways, and other hardscaping services. Read on to learn how to design a custom front patio. How

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Can You Use Regular Bricks for a Fire Pit?

A fire pit is an excellent addition to any backyard. Whether you’re planning autumn get togethers or you just want a peaceful retreat for the cold months, a fire pit is a worthy investment. With this in mind, it’s important to use the right materials when constructing a fire pit. Otherwise, you may end up

Wood Deck vs. Paver Patio - Which One Is Better?

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Wood Deck vs. Paver Patio – Which One Is Better?

If you want an outdoor entertainment space, there are several ways to go about designing it. Two of the most popular options are wood decks and paver patios, and they both have their pros and cons. In this guide, we’ll compare features of a wood deck vs. paver patio to help you choose the right