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Top 83 Retaining Walls Projects

  1. 46. Planning a Retaining Wall (00:53)

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

  2. 47. Traditional Brick Patio Design (00:03:40)

    An existing brick retaining wall inspires this romantic backyard makeover.

  3. 48. Party Porch and Patio (00:03:13)

    Paul's posh tastes may take his front-yard entertaining space over budget.

  4. 49. Building a Decorative Stone Wall

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

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  5. 50. Finishing Caps (00:58)

    A retaining wall may look complete, but it's not done till the cap is on.

  6. 51. Capstones (01:21)

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

  7. 52. 13 Trees and a Horseshoe Court (04:16)

    Gino rescues a couple who must plant 13 new trees and salvage a dead yard.

  8. 53. Front Sidewalk, Retaining Wall (00:20:00)

    We build a sidewalk and retaining wall for homeowners Regina and Scott.

  9. 54. How to Build a Block Retaining Wall

    Self-stacking concrete blocks make building a sturdy retaining wall a much simpler DIY project.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  10. 55. How to Install a Timber Retaining Wall

    A retaining wall is the ideal way to control erosion or level a sloping yard. Composite timbers made from recycled materials are a wond...

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  11. 56. How To Build a Patio and Retaining Wall

    This courtyard-style patio is surrounded by retaining walls and long planters. A puzzle-like arrangement of flat stones between the pat...

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  12. 57. Mountain Retreat in the City (03:38)

    A couple gets a yard redo that's more mountain retreat than urban backyard.

  13. 58. Backyard Makeover (03:24)

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

  14. 59. Sloped Grades (01:11)

    If the retaining wall goes into a hill, these tips will save you some work.

  15. 60. Fresh-Air Family Room (03:54)

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

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