A popular outdoor upgrade is installing a brick patio. The color and texture that brick provides will bring warmth to your patio and will always contrast nicely with a lawn or woodchip landscaping. A brick patio can be installed over a weekend after you’ve decided on type of brick, setting, and layout.
Create a Brick Patio [Better Homes and Gardens]
Laying a Brick Walkway or Patio [Easy2DIY]
Brick Patios [AOL Home]
How To Build an Elegant Brick Patio Without Brick-Cutting [About.com]