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I have an asphalt drive and the asphalt is pushing the brick knee wall over, how do I put a brick knee wall against an 8-inch asphalt driveway without the asphalt pushing the wall over time?

Thank you for your question Trampis.

Would it be possible for you to send by e-mail on this site a picture of the location where the problem is happening.

What I am trying to figure out is how the asphalt is installed near your brick knee wall. I feel they may be damage due to water infiltration and that is what is making your wall fall off over time.

Thank you for your response.

Joan Miller

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Bricks and Stones have always been my passion. There are thousands of products to choose from and to learn about. If you need to know the specifics about bricks and stones, I will be more than happy to answer any questions about the masonry world as in how it is made, how to install it, specifications and quality.


I have been employed by brick and stone distributors for the past 25 years, meaning I have access to all sorts of information provided by the manufacturers that enables me to guide homebuilders and architects to make the best choice for their projects.


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