Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.
- Rubber mallet
- Tape measure
- Utility knife
Compactor, If you build a timber wall, you'll need a circular saw to cut the timbers to length.
Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.
- Masonry block system
- Landscape fabric
- Drainage tile
- Impervious soil
- Reinforced grid material
If you choose a timber wall, you'll need timber and “deadman” anchors.