How to Build a Brick Patio

How to Build a Brick Patio

Laying a beautiful brick patio with This Old House landscape contractor Roger Cook. (See below for a shopping list and tools.)

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Shopping List for How to Build a Brick Patio:
– Brick pavers [], used to create patio surface
– Graded base [], for forming sub-base for patio
– Sand [], is spread over sub-base and on top of patio
– Plastic edging [], used to create border around brick patio

Tools for How to Build a Brick Patio:
– Shovel [], used to excavate the site
– Nylon mason’s line [] and stakes [], for stretching layout lines across patio
– Plate compactor [], used to tamp down soil, sub-base and brick pavers
– Garden rake [], for spreading sand
– Hammer [], used to tap in spikes that hold down the edging
– Masonry saw [], used to cut brick pavers
-Screed and screed rails [], for establishing proper screed height of sand base
– Wheelbarrow [], used to transport material
– Push broom [], for sweeping excess sand from patio

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Toronto6ix says:

thank god rogah boughat his blu tahps

XYZ01P says:

That rain helps

Buford Pusser says:

Note to self………; 0:532:16. The MOST important part of re-laying the patio in your own back yard.

bigtx77 says:

according to this video sand is bad yet you're using sand

Chandana Kumara says:

Great guys always learn something for better life

Mark Oliver says:

I stopped watching Bob's Burgers" to watch this? SMH.

Preston Orrick says:

I came heeyah for the accent.

joseph Norcal USA #1 says:

Great job, thank you for sharing !!!

Jose Martinez says:

Very very bad work not for profesionals

jonathan bell says:

Last episode they said never to use sand

James Edmiston says:

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Crazy Hands says:

Why don't you tamper the sand also and then set the pipes in the sand great work guy's.

MrVocalBaby says:

This is REALLY a crap job, unless it is meant to last for one summer only.

artmanjamin says:

if you have any suggestions on how to anchor gazebo post on pavers. I bought a 12 x 12 yardistry gazebo from costco and need to anchor the post on to Unilock hollandstone pavers.

Dmitrik Guajardo says:

great video

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