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Old 03-11-2012, 08:05 PM   #1
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I came across a load of brick the previous owner left behind. Only thing is these bricks are about half the thickness of a normal brick. I am thinking about making a very small patio space out in the yard with them. Just big enough to hold two chairs and a small table. If i do the prep right will it work with these bricks?
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Your have to find out if these are paver bricks or faux wall bricks which is more likly.
There useless for a patio in most cases and would need to be laid over a concrete slab.
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Well, I pulled up a lot of them from a walkway that was in the yard. Pretty sure they are pavers.
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Just measure them and determine if they are thick enough to use without spending a bundle on an adequate base. the odds are against using them.

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They sound like "split pavers" and are likely 1 1/8" to 1 1/4" thick.

If you set them on an adequate base, they should hold up OK to regular foot traffic.
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Here are the bricks
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