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Top 83 Retaining Walls Projects

  1. 31. Capstones (01:21)

    Jason shows how to make capstones fit perfectly on top of a retaining wall.

  2. 32. Backyard Makeover (03:24)

    The Andersons hope to gain home equity with a $34,000 backyard makeover.

  3. 33. Multilevel Backyard Retreat (00:03:41)

    Retaining walls help turn a bare hill into a beautiful multilevel refuge.

  4. 34. Backfilling (02:12)

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

  5. 35. Retaining Wall Foundation (01:12)

    DIY Network shows how to install the foundation row for a retaining wall.

  6. 36. Uphill Battle (20:00)

    Ryan and Erin want to fix their privacy problems by enlarging their yard.

  7. 37. How To Construct a Retaining Wall

    Learn how to add structure to an outdoor space with a retaining wall.

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $2,500 - $5,000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  8. 38. Colonial Hillside Redo (20:01)

    A hillside gets all new landscaping with a three-tiered pergola and patio.

  9. 39. Outdoor Den, Part 3 (04:09)

    Lighting is selected to highlight the walkway & work begins on the firepit.

  10. 40. Dry Foundations (00:47)

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

  11. 41. Retaining Wall Height (01:29)

    Your wall will hold back a lot of dirt, so height is a consideration.

  12. 42. Excavate for a Retaining Wall (01:03)

    Learn how to complete the excavating needed for building a retaining wall.

  13. 43. Building a Decorative Stone Wall

    This DIY Basic will provide tips on building a decorative stone wall.

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  14. 44. Rescuing a Marine's Yard (03:58)

    The neighbors' yards are threatening to outflank this Marine's property.

  15. 45. Retaining Wall 101 (01:00)

    Here's how to build an easy retaining wall from pressure-treated lumber.

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