One of the most classic materials for beautifying the garden is the use of bricks. Many gardeners and landscapers use this material mainly because it is easy to maintain and extremely durable material used for pavements as it can be easily set in different patterns.
Summer is surely on our doors, and it is the best time to go outside and do fun activities like swimming on the beach. However, if you prefer staying at home this summer, you can also involve yourself in a backyard project – like beautifying your garden with the use of bricks.
Here are some of the incredibly creative ways to use them:
1: Brick pathways
Don’t throw away those old bricks right away because they can still be perfect for creating a lovely path or walkway through your flower garden. Nice and lovely-looking pathways can definitely add a bit of rustic style to your garden that will surely surprise your guests.
2: Brick Garden bed’s edging
Depending on the size of your garden, adding edges onto the garden flower or plant beds using bricks may take a little time. This will need you to dig down to place the bricks. Even if it requires a complex process, just imagine how great it will look when it is finished.
Edging garden beds using bricks is an ideal choice if you’re up to a gorgeous-looking garden and budget-friendly project at the same time.
3: Brick birdbath
Those leftover bricks will still be perfect for creating a show stunner brick stand for bird bath in your backyard or garden. Plus, it is pretty easy too. By stacking old or new bricks by gluing them together. This will surely allow the bird to visit your garden and add a natural touch.
4: Brick Waterfall
Speaking of animals, isn’t great to add some waterfall with fishes on it in your garden? A DIY brick waterfall will surely create a stunning and brings a comforting feeling in at your home. It is pretty easy to make, just stacking up different pieces of bricks and add water and fishes to it.
#5: Brick Firepit
During the night, the garden is the best place to chill out with your friends, tell about different stories, or enjoying the sound of guitar together. This is perfect with a fire pit that gives light and warmth during the night. Surprisingly, you can easily make one using recycled bricks by gluing them all together.
6: Brick tree ring
Depending on the space and width of your backyard or garden, stacking up bricks to make create a ring around the base of any tree is a great idea. This will beautify your garden like no one else. You can also add the spaces inside the tree rings with colorful flowers or succulents to level up the aesthetic look of your garden.
7: Brick raised planters
Creating raised planters using bricks doesn’t require professional garden skills. By simply, stacking up together all the bricks and place the planters inside, you can easily add more users to the old bricks while making your garden look elegant and comforting.
8: Brick Walkways
Aforementioned, the easiest project you can make with bricks is to create an amazing garden pathway. You can contact Technopave to do the job for you. These professionals can help you to narrow down the needs of your garden, suggests you some ways on how to properly place flower pots, and of course, help you a sophisticatedly designed pavement.
Our garden is the best place to relax and ease down after a long day or when we are stressed. Just by looking at the colorful flowers and trees around it will surely make us feel at home. Beautifying your garden or backyard can be both challenging and rewarding.
Knowing the proper ways on how to use old materials like bricks will surely help you achieve an elegant, show stunner, and aesthetically-looking garden.