It may take some heavy lifting, but a retaining wall is a project any DIYer can do.
Keep a sloping yard in place with this wall that also makes a great architectural element.
Here are the DIY Basics on retaining walls.
If the retaining wall goes into a hill, these tips will save you some work.
Ahmed Hassan shows how to dig and fill holes for proper post placement.
Parents-to-be get a new landscape with a baby-carriage-friendly walkway.
A new retaining wall, new shutters and plants transform this ugly yard.
A hillside gets all new landscaping with a three-tiered pergola and patio.
Proper backfilling is one of the keys to building a strong retaining wall.
Think a straight wall's easier to build than a curved one? Think again!
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The Desperate Landscapes crew takes us through building a retaining wall.
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