Brick patios and paths don't have to be sidenotes to your outdoor living. With careful design and preparation, these brick surfaces can provide quite a bit of architectural design with their pattern and placement. They can even be downright works of art. Once the foundation specifications are determined, it's time for the fun part. As in any tiling project, there are several different directional placements that project a different look. Mike at How I DIY shows seven distinct designs and how angling the pattern affects each one.