If your home is located on a hill slope or if you are looking to replace the contours of your garden to create a lawn then you need to build landscape retaining walls. For homeowners, it is a very creative do-it-yourself project that requires a careful planning and correct materials to build a strong retaining wall and look your patio look great. It comes in many styles. Here are eight different ways that you can put it up.
- Interlocking Concrete block Walls
Interlocking concrete blocks are one method which are assembled without any mortar. They are available at any home improvement centers at a decent cost. It can be done at home yourself if you possess the tools required for putting it together.
- Natural Big Stoned Walls
These kind of walls are designed to hold back for about eight feet deep soil. The heavy natural hard stones in huge sizes are moved and placed in its place using heavy equipments. Careful assembling of these huge rocks are needed to hold the soil in its place without sliding. It is generally placed if your home back entrance is at a higher level and these landscape retaining walls lead you to the ground level.