Retaining Walls: A Building Guide and Design Gallery (Schiffer Books) (Paperback)
Whether it's a challenging hillside, an uneven backyard, or a shrubless plot in need of planters, this book will provide nformation to solve any landscaping dilemma while adding curb appeal and value to your property. The National Concrete Masonry Association presents the essential guide to constructing segmental retaining walls with detailed, easy-to-follow diagrams and charts for do-it-yourself homeowners and landscape contractors alike. From the fundamentals to the latest research and modern techniques in segmental retaining wall construction, this colorful and inspiring gallery of design suggestions accompanies the expertly written step-by-step guide, and offers a plethora of landscaping ideas The exciting and attractive colors, textures, and styles of segmental retaining wall units available and will inspire great new designs for all landscape styles.
The National Concrete Masonry Association is a non-profit organization representing producers and suppliers in the concrete masonry industry. Tina Skinner is a professional writer specializing in books on home design.