Friday, July 25, 2014 10:17 AM EDT
Although we’re not quite sure exactly where they come from, we always seem to have a brick or two lying around our garage. Don’t get us wrong, we’re not complaining; we’ve effectively put them to good use as a doorstop.
But those red blocks are capable of doing so much more than that. We’ve rounded up ten essential ways to use them all around the house. From waterproofing firewood to making your own bookends, here’s how to put those trusty bricks to good use.