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covering cement blocks with rock facing.  The best way to dress up that oh so important retaining wall!

covering cement blocks with rock facing. The best way to dress up that oh so important retaining wall!

How to Make a Welcoming and Pretty Fence Gate Like This...I LOVE this!

How to Make a Welcoming and Pretty Fence Gate Like This...I LOVE this!

Lay perforated drainage tubing at base  Water-soaked soil is the worst enemy of retaining walls because it exerts enormous pressure behind the wall. Adding good drainage behind block or stone walls is crucial for long-lasting, bulge-free walls. Start by laying perforated plastic drainage tubing along the base of the wall slightly above ground level so it can drain to daylight. Slope the tubing about 1/4 in. per foot.

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Lay perforated drainage tubing at base Water-soaked soil is the worst enemy of retaining walls because it exerts enormous pressure behind the wall. Adding good drainage behind block or stone walls is crucial for long-lasting, bulge-free walls. Start by laying perforated plastic drainage tubing along the base of the wall slightly above ground level so it can drain to daylight. Slope the tubing about 1/4 in. per foot.

This potting bench is so very simple to make, and so pretty as well as functional. Use 4 x 4's or fence posts with post caps (wood finials), 1 x 4's for the flat surfaces and outside trim boards. She uses cedar which will turn a dark gray, you can also use pressure treated wood and stain it or let it weather gray as well.  Simple and easy to make!

This potting bench is so very simple to make, and so pretty as well as functional. Use 4 x 4's or fence posts with post caps (wood finials), 1 x 4's for the flat surfaces and outside trim boards. She uses cedar which will turn a dark gray, you can also use pressure treated wood and stain it or let it weather gray as well. Simple and easy to make!

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