Garden Makeover 1: Retaining Wall

Retaining Wall

What better way to add some dimension to your garden then adding a retaining wall. This garden makeover will give you the depth that will bring your garden back to life. There are a lot of different designs and types of products available, but they all start with measuring out and marking your area.

1) Dig it out and spread out a 2” base of screening (Crushed Limestone)

2) Tamp it down and level it off.

3) Lay you first layer then use adhesive from a caulking tube to secure you second and third layer. You want to stagger you layers so no cracks line up weakening your structure.

If you start to feel ambitious then you could attempt multilevel designs and pocket designs. Retaining walls for gardens can really