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Top 83 Retaining Walls Projects

  1. 16. How to Build a Short Retaining Wall

    This 2' retaining wall is a great architectural element that also serves a purpose -- to keep dirt from a sloping yard from going into ...

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  2. 17. Landscape on a Hill (05:04)

    A power-tool failure makes Jason go old school to landscape on a slope.

  3. 18. Drainage (01:56)

    Without proper drainage, your load-bearing wall may be in for problems.

  4. 19. A Paver Walkway on a Slope (02:58)

    A house built on a slope is in serious need of professional help.

  5. 20. Front Yard Transformation (05:47)

    This century-old house may be a dream, but its yard is a nightmare.

  6. 21. Fresh-Air Family Room (03:54)

    Dean and Derek create a fresh-air family room right off the indoor one.

  7. 22. Retaining Wall Base (02:28)

    The most important part of a retaining wall is the base.

  8. 23. 10 Things You Must Know About Retaining Walls

    Building a retaining wall can be a big investment of time and money. Before you get started, learn these key tips from DIY Network to ...

  9. 24. New Yard for Bungalow Charmer (06:46)

    Watch as the owners of this vintage bungalow completely revamp their yard.

  10. 25. Backfilling (02:12)

    Proper backfilling is one of the keys to building a strong retaining wall.

  11. 26. Planning a Retaining Wall (00:53)

    Get instructions on how to measure and plan out a wooden retaining wall.

  12. 27. Finishing a Retaining Wall (02:20)

    Add the finishing touches to a retaining wall with these DIY Network tips.

  13. 28. Building a Retaining Wall (03:35)

    Use these step-by-step instructions to build a wooden retaining wall.

  14. 29. The Bodybuilder's Challenge (03:29)

    Jason and crew help a bodybuilder pump up his home's puny landsaping.

  15. 30. Dry Foundations (00:47)

    If the retaining wall ties into the house's foundation, caulking is a must.

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