Steps in retaining wall

How to build a retaining wall – fast!

Landscape with steps: Customise a timber retaining wall on a sloping site for stepped access that doubles as seating in a terraced garden.

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Landscaping: Tips for Your Backyard

Lay perforated drainage tubing at base Water-soaked soil is the worst enemy of retaining walls because it exerts enormous pressure behind the wall. Adding good drainage behind block or stone walls is crucial for long-lasting, bulge-free walls.

Raised Bed Garden Ideas @Lisa Phillips-Barton Phillips-Barton Pearson

Gardening - Organic Dream garden - Raised Bed Ideas You could start with raised gardening beds and protect the dirt from outside Now all I need is a yard!

Cross section of treated lumber retaining wall

How to Build a Retaining Wall

Cross section of a wooden retaining wall. Wooden frame built from treated lumber, set on stone/gravel, and the back & bottom of frame is wrapped with weather proof material. Cheaper & lighter than stone wall

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WoodBlocX award winning raised beds — as seen on the BBC Dragons' Den — gives you the ability to choose any shape or size raised bed exclusively to suit your garden. Our raised beds are easy to construct, and require no heavy lifting or powe

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Gabion - cage métallique - Gabion Mur et Cage

Gabion - cage métallique

Nice stonework - Perfect for a shady corner of your yard.

We haven’t given you any dry stone wall ideas for ages. Here's one we think is worth sharing. It’s a great example of a retaining wall tha.