The CBA represents the clay brick and paver manufacturers of Southern Africa.

We inspire sustainable, contemporary brick architecture and building design in all areas of the built environment: commercial, residential and landscape.

DIY Paving Project Ideas

A brick-in-sand patio is easy to build and requires just a few basic skills. It’s a great way to expand the living area of the home, provide an entertainment area for family and friends and increase the value of your home. The same brick-in-sand method can be used to provide a convenient, flat pathway keeps your feet out of the mud on a rainy day.

This photo gallery shows different project ideas for the home DIY enthusiast or the small building contractor. By using different bonding patterns, you can add a unique decorative dimension.  If you choose a rustic brick, use the colour variations to create a natural and unique effect. Don't forget that brick harmonises well with rustic materials like stone, as well as high-tech materials like steel and aluminum.