new type of retaining wall, gotta see this...

Discussion in 'Hardscaping' started by Grn Mtn, Apr 22, 2007.

  1. Grn Mtn

    Grn Mtn LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 863

    saw a guy putting this in the other day, he stacked up 80lb bags of concrete and hammered some rebar thru them, then he wets them down for the next week and wammo, DIY SRW. what will people think of next.:dizzy:

  2. D Felix

    D Felix LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,898

    Yuck! In a residential area?

    There was someone on here a couple of years ago that did something similiar for a client, but that project was mostly to keep a creek bank from eroding...
  3. bishoplandscape

    bishoplandscape LawnSite Member
    Posts: 169

    WOW that gets the best picture of the week award.:nono: :nono:
  4. General Landscaping

    General Landscaping LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 802

    That's all over down here.
    Drop a 4' culvert in a drainage canal, bag the ends, fill with dirt and pave over.
    Some of 'em have been around awhile and have weathered some good hurricanes.
  5. sheshovel

    sheshovel LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 5,112

    I'd call that tacky as all get out.
  6. Mike33

    Mike33 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,649

    Didn't y'all know thats Larry the cable guys back yard and his cousin is NCMA certified.

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