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building a simple garden swale for good water retention. For planting a hedge windbreak behind the house

Swale construction process

This article aims to give you an introductory overview to laying out and creating infiltration swales. The information is based on experience gained during the design and construction of over 40 swales.

earthbag terracing at Laughing Heart Living- could be a really good method for creating a layered open plan kitchen/living area

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Ideas backyard patio pavers diy retaining walls for 2019

Mortarless Retaining Walls

Features and benefits of a mortarless segmental retaining wall system

It's a huge tire retaining wall stacked 12 tires high filled with plants.Would still finish off fronts of tires with stones/mortar

29 Flower Tire Planter Ideas for Your Yard (and Home) - Home Stratosphere

Fun and creative collection of 29 flower tire planter ideas for your yard, patio or walkway. Splash some color in your yard with these creative ideas.

DIY Retaining Wall - Landscaping and Backyard Design Ideas landschaftsbau, Top 10 Ideas For DIY Retaining Wall Construction

How to Build a Retaining wall (and why they Fail)

We are going to show you how to build a Retaining wall by using examples of why they Fail. More info Here: http://dirtmonkeyu.com/how-to-build-a-retaining-wa...

Could be a good way to separate driveway from raised lawn tier.

apricots & plaster sculpture

last weekend’s work party was fabulously successful. The Wall Project reached the mailbox! The mailbox is a major milestone, as it is on the northeast corner of the property. The line of the wall has now moved from the irrigation ditch a full 150 feet east in a sinuous snaking line to acheive the mailbox. […]

The reasons to incorporate native plants into your yard are numerous They support native animal and insect populations Their long root systems prevent erosion and runoff.

Another reason to add native plants to your West Michigan yard - Land Conservancy of West Michigan

Adding native plants into your yard is easy and it's a great learning opportunity.

Great Free tire Retaining Walls Thoughts For those who have an outdoor while in the Nashville region, itrrrs likely that you may have thought it was qu.

recycled tyres

20 Inspiring Tips for Building a DIY Retaining Wall - [Hmm?] Build a retaining wall using quickcrete bags unopened and stacked like bricks.

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Make a retaining wall using quickcrete bags unopened and stacked like bricks. Wet the bags daily for a couple of days. The bags will set in the paper and mold perfectly to the other bags. The paper slowly comes off and should be gone in 6 months. Final result should be like large river rocks. Great idea! Quikrete and Sonotube both available @ your Amarillo Texas distributor: Specialty Supply Building Products, 118 S Lipscomb (806) 378-8888 www.amarilloconcretesupply.com

Soil conservation techniques for hillside farms: Traditional Honduran hill side farming techniques and resulting problems

Soil conservation techniques for hillside farms: Traditional Honduran hill side farming techniques and resulting problems

Just add water concrete cloth This stuff is amazing! You could even build a shelter with it. It is actually concrete in a flexible cloth form. Add water it becomes hardened concrete! FARM SHOW - Just Add Water: "Concrete Cloth"

Just Add Water:

Concrete Cloth™ is a flexible, cement-impregnated fabric that hardens when it’s hydrated with water to form a thin, durable, waterproof and fire resistant concrete layer. Milliken & Company of Spartanburg, S.C. started marketing the product in 2011. In the United Kingdom, where it was invented, the product is called Co...

Discover thousands of images about An Easy Way to Build Retaining Walls: Leave the Concrete in the Bag, Stack Like Legos, Wet With a Hose -

use of concrete bags as retaining walls - Google Search

75 Beautiful Rain Garden You Should Have In Your Home Front Yard 750 Schöner Regengarten, den Sie in

sloped bioretention

garten am hang HDPE soil stabilization Cel -

HDPE soil stabilization Cellular confinements $0.5~$7

Hanggarten Hangbefestigung The post Hanggarten appeared first on Vorgarten ideen.

Hanggarten | selbst.de

Grundstücke am Hang sind beliebt, denn meist ist die Aussicht traumhaft: Für einen Hanggarten müssen die Grundstücke aber aufwändig bearbeitet werden.

walls of willow trees in the Southern French Alps gullies to trap dirt that blocks hydroelectric dams downstream.building walls of willow trees in the Southern French Alps gullies to trap dirt that blocks hydroelectric dams downstream.

Bioengineering Could be the Answer to Dirt-Free Dams - GeoLog

Scientists are building walls of willow trees in the Southern French Alps gullies to trap dirt that blocks hydroelectric dams downstream. Sediment in rainwater washes off the steep valley slopes in the Francon marly basin into gullies. These smaller waterways then feed larger rivers. When the water reaches the slower-moving reservoirs above dams, the sediment drops out and settles behind the barrage. This can cause big problems as dams are only engineered to withstand a set about of force…