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decking on a steep slope - Google Search

Sturdy deck built on steeply sloping hillside with wood and metal railing perfect for my backyard, adding a kids play area with a slide.

Landscaping: Tips for Your Backyard

Landscaping: Tips for Your Backyard Adding walls and paths to your landscape transforms it into something truly special. Here's a collection of pro building tricks for easier, faster and better path and wall construction. Proper draining a must.

Retaining wall basics w/a simple picture! I want it now it's time to build it.

How to Build a Retaining Wall. In CA, retaining walls greater than requires a building permit (measured from the bottom of footing). Check with your local jurisdiction for exemptions and design requirements.

The perfect lakeside deck, this multi-level wood deck breaks up the steep descent to the water YESSS -- for river or lake house in hill country! Description from I searched for this on

Wood Frame Dock Stairs with Thru Flow Stair Treads, custom made to order and designed to be removable, but is suitable for permanent use where codes allow.


DIY Garden Steps Stairs Lots of ideas, tips tutorials! Including, from 2 minute gardener, this great tutorial on making landscape timber stairs.