While planning a retaining wall, it is important to consider the ideal height of the wall, the weight of the soil that it can hold and soil drainage around the wall. Any local buil...
How to Build a Retaining Wall
How to Build a Retaining Wall. Retaining walls are built to prevent soil from being lost due to erosion or displacement down a slope. Once built, it can also be used as a beautifying feature in a garden. Depending on the site, different types of material...
Give your plain landscape a stunning makeover with a block retaining wall.
When do-it-yourselfers have slight slopes to tame,
they can build retaining walls
themselves to meet the challenge. Plants that have the ability to cascade are especially useful in back plantings for stone retaining walls
. Two perennial flowers that look wonderful cas... More »
Here's what you need to know to build your own stackable block retaining wall.
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Nov 18, 2010 ... http://www.pavestone.com - This video shows how to build a retaining wall.
Jul 18, 2007 ... How to Build a Retaining Wall. In this how-to video, This Old House landscape
contractor Roger Cook uses manufactured block to create an ...
We'll show you how to build an attractive retaining wall that's firm, solid and will
stand the test of time. It features a solid base, compacted base material and good
Sure, retaining walls look like simple stacked stone, block, or timber. But in fact,
they're ... A very helpful set of articles on designing and building a retaining wall.