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.
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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