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    Broken bricks are frustrating because they can't be used to build structures and can be quite unsightly. Don't simply toss them, however, because you can use broken bricks in numerous ways to ...

    Landscaping Uses for Broken Bricks

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      How to Make Bricks at Home With Soil Straw - this one has suggestions about ratios of mud, sand, straw. nothing about adding any concrete and nothing about firing.

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      A cinder block bookcase is created by stacking cinder blocks in vertical columns and inserting boards or shelves between the blocks to create storage. This bookcase style is especially common in ...

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      Concrete blocks can make a budget garden box.

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