retaining walls and seat walls. retaining walls are required to hold back grade and create elevation for multi tiered patios. we build natural and manufactured stone walls to create flat usable space to a back yard or to hold back erosion. smaller garden walls around flower beds are often a one day project.
garden seating, incorporating retaining wall: having now got my shed just about completed it was high time that i started on relaxing areas of the garden, so i have decided to build some modular style seating and a 'chill' area.it's not exactly chippendale, but hey it is garden seating
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step twelve // how to build a sitting wall. build the wall. photo by kolin smith . choose a block made specifically for freestanding walls, not retaining walls or pavers. to calculate how many blocks you need, multiply the length of the wall, in inches, by the height, and divide that figure by the area length x height of the side of one
nox hardscape lights are extremely versatile landscape light fixtures.the low profile design is perfect for any hardscape lighting project - retaining walls, seating areas, steps, and so much more. the nox step and retaining wall light can even be incorporated into deck railings and balconies.
deck. like the stair platforms, the rear half of the 15- by 24-foot deck notches into the hill. a low retaining wall along its back edge holds the uphill section in place and is tall enough to double as another bench seat. unseen support posts, the retaining wall, and joists are all made of pressure-treated wood designed for earth contact.
jan 16, 2017- whether it's for structural purposes, or purely aesthetics, here are walls of all shapes and sizes for you to browse. see more ideas about wall seating, garden design and outdoor gardens.
the smaller wall facing you on the picture used a smaller block as they aren't suitable for the height you need to go. for a block wall 1m high i would start with a course 450mm wide then 2 courses at 330mm then a 215mm and then your coping. the most important aspect of any retaining wall is how you get rid of the water that will pool behind it.
terraced design lends itself well to the addition of seat walls, as a retaining wall is already being used to create the terrace and needs only to be embellished with a seat ledge. a ledge wall is added to this terrace and continues along the wall of the house to create a curved seating area.
solve several problem areas, challenging hillsides and or drainage and erosion issues with a segmental or stone retaining wall. need additional seating on your patio? a seat wall can define your outdoor living space while providing more seating.
led hardscape lighting - 12' deck/step and retaining wall lights w/ mounting plates: 12' light shown on in warm white top , natural white center , and cool white bottom . led hardscape lighting - deck/step and retaining wall lights w/ mounting plates: showing 18' version in natural white.
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retaining walls are frequently used to raise patios to an elevation above the surrounding grade, sometimes to meet the entry threshold of a raised foundation home. this places the retaining wall and the potential seat wall t the edges of our most frequently used outdoor living spaces. simply extend the retaining wall 18' to 2' above the newly
use the retaining wall tool to easily place retaining walls in your terrain. retaining walls are automatically dn with footings and a terrain break, which creates a sharp drop in the terrain along the wall. to create a retaining wall to add a retaining wall, your plan must first have a terrain perimeter.
question: can seating serve as a protective safety railing at decks, porches, or outdoors near a high retaining wall? subject: 30' railing: if there is a seat wall and a planter between an upper level terrace and a retaining wall with a height greater than 30, can the railing be eliminated? please see attached sketch. - m.b.