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How to Build a Retaining Wall

Cross section of retaining wall

retaining wall idea for the back yard, I like the terraced appearance. Would be great on the side of a deck.


Tried-and-True Perennials for Your Garden

beautiful mix of perennial flowers bloom in a wide range of blue, white, yellow, red, and purple colors against a brown, stone, wall

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Landscaping: Tips for Your Backyard

Water-soaked soil is the worst enemy of retaining walls because it exerts enormous pressure behind the wall. Build in drainage for long-lasting walls.

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

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How to make a retaining wall


All About Retaining Walls

a timber retaining wall -- need alternative to pressure treated wood, though

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How to Set Fence Posts That Won't Rot

How to install cedar fence posts that last - these people KNOW of which they are speaking! Read more:

DIY Retaining Wall - Simple Steps for Building Retaining Wall with japan style

stone retaining wall with built in bench >> It's as if Pinterest can read my mind! I was just trying to describe something like this to my husband!!