How to Edge a Garden Bed With Brick - This Old House

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Click here to SUBSCRIBE to the official This Old House YouTube channel: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_c... Use clay pavers to form a tidy border to separate your lawn from plantings. (See below for a shopping list and tools.) How to Edge a Garden Bed: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rWXVk... How to Plant a Raised Garden Bed: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Azuua... How to Repair a Brick Walkway: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=elSao... Shopping List for How to Edge a Garden Bed With Brick: - Clay pavers (severe-weather-rated bricks) Get enough to line your bed, plus 10 percent. - Paver base Get enough to build a 2- to 3-inch base. (A standard 0.5-cubic-foot bag covers 6 square feet at a 1-inch depth.) - Stone dust Get enough to lay a 1-inch layer. (A standard 0.5-cubic-foot bag covers 6 square feet at a 1-inch depth.) - Type 1 portland cement Get a 94-pound bag. - Polymeric sand A 40-pound tub just covered our edging. Tools for How to Edge a Garden Bed With Brick: - rope - masking tape to mark the rope - measuring tape - masonry pencil - circular saw with a segmented diamond blade - nail - water bottle - tarp - spade - tamper - wheelbarrow - trowel - rubber mallet - masonry brush or paintbrush - garden hose with nozzle Follow This Old House: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ThisOldHouse Twitter: https://twitter.com/thisoldhouse Pinterest: http://www.pinterest.com/thisoldhouse/ G+: https://plus.google.com/+thisoldhouse... Instagram: http://instagram.com/thisoldhouse Tumblr: http://thisoldhouse.tumblr.com/

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