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how to build steps with landscape timbers this old house

this old house landscape contractor roger cook creates a durable outdoor staircase. see below for a shopping list and tools. how to build a timber retaining wall this old house - duration

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retaining wall this old house

i hope to build a retaining wall 5' and 6' tall by 44' long. i had hoped to build it with a concrete footer, 'cinder' blocks filled with concrete and slate veneer - but i am wondering how big and deep the footer should be to avoid future problems. we live in atlanta so the frost depth is about an inch. an alternative is to use concrete blocks from a home improvement store -

built-in bench or seating wall?

life in front of the camera and behind the scenes at a this old house renovation. one of the options we are thinking through is a u-shaped wall that defines the patio, and acts as the retaining wall as we drop to the yard. do we build that wall as a seating wall, or do we incorporate built-in benches into the design?

ask toh tankless heater, retaining wall season 16

richard installs a tankless water heater in milwaukee; mark rebuilds a retaining wall. get this old house exclusive stories, tips, and behind-the-scenes information delivered right to your

how to build a timber retaining wall landscaping and lawn

this old house landscaping contractor roger cook shows how to construct a wood-timber retaining wall to create a play area. this old house landscaping contractor roger cook shows how to construct a wood-timber retaining wall to create a play area. . read it. how to build a timber retaining wall

this old house retaining wall

retaining walls are engineered systems that restrain tons of soil. learn about the different types and how to build a retaining wall at this old house. a retaining wall can hold back a hillside and turn steep slopes into living spaceif you pay attention to the basics

how to build a retaining wall that lasts this old house

at the toh generation next project house in newton, ma, the company delivered 75 linear feet of a 30-inch-high retaining wall and completed the work in less than 3 hours. building that same wall on-site with mortared stones would have taken my crew and me more than a week. this approach saves not only time and lots of heavy lifting but also money.

ask this old house

episode recap ask this old house on tv.com. watch ask this old house to patch a hole in a brick wall. more to repair a crack in a concrete retaining wall with a stucco finish; tom explains

ailing retaining wall this old house

whichever type of wall you choose, make sure water has a way to drain from the side against the soil. that's why i always install filter fabric, a drainage pipe, and clean drainage stone behind my retaining walls.

how to grade around a foundation this old house

this old house landscape contractor roger cook saves a soggy foundation. see below for a shopping list and tools. - pressure-treated 2x12s, used to form retaining wall - 3-inch-long

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ask this old house: building a retaining wall/what is it

watch ask this old house - season 7, episode 9 - building a retaining wall/what is it?/repairing a noisy faucet: roger helps homeowners build a retaining wall by using pressure-treated landscape

how to rebuild a concrete block retaining wall ask this

ask this old house mason mark mccullough rebuilds a retaining wall that was stacked with the wrong material. how to rebuild a concrete block retaining wall ask this old house this old house

how to build a timber retaining wall

this old house landscaping contractor roger cook shows how to construct a wood-timber retaining wall to create a play area. see below for a shopping list and tools.

how to build a block retaining wall today's homeowner

i have a 7 tall unmortared block retaining wall and recently added gutters to the front of my house that now empty behind this retaining wall. before this section of the roof had no gutters and the water fell from the drip line into shrubs in front of the house im considering installing piping to move the water away from the foundation

what to know before you build a wooden retaining wall

what to know before you build a wooden retaining wall getty images. i want to build a three-foot-high retaining wall behind my house out of pressure-treated wood. if the retaining wall is

build a retaining wall with this old house

watch this video from this old house to learn how to build a retaining wall. steps: 1 dig into hillside 2 ft. back from face of retaining wall.

how to choose materials for a stone wall this old house

this old house landscape contractor roger cook discovers the wide world of stones. see below for a shopping list. how to build natural stone wall, retaining rock boulders detail masonry

how to build a timber retaining wall

retaining wall more step house retaining walls how to build a garden wall with railway sleepers hi all i've decided to build a retaining wall in my garden using new thick treated sleepers. the wall is high, so what i've thought to do is. retaining wall on slope - back view.

how to rebuild a concrete block retaining wall this old

remove any plants lining the retaining wall with a shovel. dig deep to give the plants a strong root ball. transfer plants temporarily to a tarp for safekeeping. remove the pieces of the old wall. dig a few inches back and deep along the location of the old wall. lay a thick base of gravel along the trench. pack it down tight with a tamper.