This brick patio was made from left over and recycled bricks, the main bulk of which were off-cuts from a "herring bone" driveway. The herring bone pattern, at a 45 degree angle, leaves an excess of triangles and diamonds when finished. The use of such shapes created a stained glass look for this patio, something that would have been very labor intensive otherwise.
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