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How To Easily Build A Retaining Wall

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There are many ideas that you can use to create the perfect look for your yard. But, for those of you whose home was built on a slope, you might want to consider adding a sturdy retaining wall to support the ground.

Not only do retaining walls provide a great visual to your home and garden, they also have an important job. Since your property is uneven, you run the risk of having a mud puddle in your lower yard after heavy rainfall. This could ultimately drown any plants that you have. By building a retaining wall, you prevent this from happening.

So, if you are ready to tackle this important necessity, we have a few simple steps that'll make your retaining wall a reality.

Pick The Perfect Location


Picking the perfect location for your retaining wall may seem difficult but it really isn't. What you need to do is determine where the slopes lowest point is. Once you find it hammer a stake at opposite ends of where your wall will be. Next, tie a string to connect the stakes so y…