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Rick ND
07-12-2008, 01:22 AM
Hey folks,

I'm a DIYer putting in my first brick patio at the house.

The outfit i'm buying the pave edge from said I should use only a 1/2 inch of screed sand ... they say it's better in our frigid climate.

The recommendation differs from what I've read here so I thought I'd ask what you folks thought.

Thanks!! in-advance for any/all replies.

PlatinumLandCon
07-12-2008, 05:11 PM
Just use 1"... I'm not sure what climate has to do with it...?

mzgloves20
07-13-2008, 12:12 AM
Ditto, use the inch...solid enough but forgiving enough

Merlin300
07-13-2008, 01:20 PM
I live in Michigan which also gets cold, 1" is the norm and always works.