There are so many options when it comes to the type of material and style of fireplace surrounds that are available. You can stick with a standard kit or go for broke with a custom made fireplace surround that makes a statement in your home.
Bricks are commonly used in homebuilding and remodeling projects. They are both eco-friendly and aesthetically pleasing. If you'll be using bricks for the inside or outside of your home, look here first for some helpful tips from homeowners!
I recently heard someone talking about building a pierced brick fence as an alternative to a traditional yard screen. This was very intriguing to me so I did a little research on creating a cool brick wall look that also serves as a fence. This type of hardscaping is popular and can increase your home’s value if you plan to sell.
Check out this gorgeous outdoor fireplace. It’s the focal point of a backyard playground complete with outdoor kitchen and gunite swimming pool.
Do you have a few damaged bricks somewhere on your home or sidewalk/fence that need to be replaced? These step-by-step instructions tells you what you need to know to do it yourself.
Here is an example of brick edging laid in a vertical fashion (sailor curb) with alternating colors of brick along pathways and a driveway. A beautiful finished product!