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03-02-2004, 04:49 PM
does anyone have a good site or info on how to install rataining walls and patios????

Let it Grow
03-02-2004, 08:45 PM
I don't know any websites, but if you go to the place that sells retaining wall blocks they should have brochures that explain exactly how to install them.

03-02-2004, 09:54 PM
Check out these
Ideal block
Allen Block

All of these companies have info & Contractor's Installing guides.
As well as your local Stone or Landscaping/Nursery should have info.
Practice in your own yard if possible & when the time is right to do your 1st job, just take your time. Remember, your 1st few jobs your not going to make a million $$$, but your going to learn the right & wrong ways of doing this work. Best of All!!! It beats Mowing any day.
Good Luck:blob2:

03-03-2004, 02:51 AM
Allen Block has a very detailed brochure for installation, How many blocks you'll need, how much material, etc. Check them out.