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large concrete retaining wall blocks | Why would I use a large pre-cast retaining wall block from Earth ...

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Large Concrete Retaining Wall Blocks | ... the block creates enough slop to allow the blocks to make curved walls

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Large walls and special situations require design by a Darren Baensch from the HOW TO Channel shows you step-by-step how to build a concrete block retaining wall, a popular feature of modern homes. Description from I searched for this on

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27 Backyard Retaining Wall Ideas and Terraced Gardens

A simple terrace created with wooden blocks, chicken wire, and large stones for a rustic look. The landscaping is simple and low maintenance.

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Faux stone panels on a retaining wall are creating more work requests than this retired contractor wants. Read why.

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How to build a retaining wall

This is a sample...Don't put the soil that deep behind the wall. Also use a filter fabric to keep the soil out. I like to see the base at least 8"-12" thick. It has to be compacted in 2"-3" lifts. You can't do it all at once. The wall will settle and fall apart. Retaining wall

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