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Removing Weeds From Bricks Without Herbicides | Empress of Dirt
If you have a brick pathway, driveway, or patio, you know the curse. For as nice as they can look, all of those zillions of tiny spaces between the bricks are actually weed breeding centers. And only the most aggressive need apply! Not only does it look terrible, but it can be a long and aggravating process to remove them. And it's rarely a one-shot deal. Let's look at all of the options available and see if there are any easier shortcuts for removing weeds from brick walkways.
16 Ways to Kill Garden Weeds
Baking soda and weeds ... A safe way to keep weeds and grasses from growing in the cracks of your paved patios, driveways, and walkways: Sprinkle handfuls of baking soda onto the concrete and simply sweep it into the cracks. The added sodium will make it much less hospitable to dandelions and their friends. Try it 2x/yr, spring and fall. Site has other ways to kill weeds.
Photo 1 of 5 in Nelson Byrd Woltz Harnesses the Natural Elements
B&B Italia Outdoor’s Canasta sofa, by Patricia Urquiola, shares a shady patch in the ground-floor Carnegie Hill garden with three ginkgo biloba trees, an existing fountain with an Italian marble spout designed by Thomas Woltz, and bluestone pavers. The terrace is filled with woodland greenery: Leucothoe, ostrich ferns, and lady ferns.