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  1. Block Retaining Wall Fill: Dry QuiKrete?

    Concrete, Stone & Masonry
    I was told that my poorly planned 8"-block existing retaining wall could be strengthened by inserting vertical rebar and adding concrete. The wall is located in an area that is extremely difficult to access with a cement truck. Can I used dry Quikrete to achieve improved wall strength or must it...
  2. Help. Installing fence jump up a retaining wall?

    General DIY Discussions
    Not sure how to make the elevation change with the fence. Using 4 ft aluminum fence all around. Fence will attach to house with a gate over side walk. Then it will need to jump up hillside and go behind the retaining wall. Not sure how to make the elevation change with the fence. Retaining...
  3. Retaining Wall Demolition --HOW?

    Landscaping & Lawn Care
    Hi everyone! This is the first of what I am sure will be many posts. We just bought and old house and would love to tear out the retaining wall in the back yard. The problem is, we have no idea how to go about this. The stats: Retaining wall is 28" high x 56 feet long, running the width of...
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