Retaining Wall projects
How to Build a Treated-Wood Retaining Wall
Eliminate steep, difficult to mow slopes, stop erosion and create attractive planting beds with an easy to assemble wood retaining wall. It…
How to Choose the Right Retaining Wall Material
Learn about and compare natural stone, wood timber and stacked concrete block retaining wall systems. The article shows installation methods…
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How to Build a Retaining Wall
Instead of using stone or timbers, make an attractive, long-lasting retaining wall from pressure-treated 2x4s, plywood and trim boards.…
How to Build a Concrete Block Retaining Wall
A concrete block retaining wall is the perfect solution to control erosion, to eliminate a hard-to-mow slope, to add a planting bed, or to level…
How to Build Retaining Walls Stronger
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,…
How to Choose Modular Concrete Block
Modular concrete blocks for retaining walls and garden projects are available in a huge range of styles and prices. This article surveys the…