How would you handle this corner? (hardscaping)

Discussion in 'Landscape Architecture and Design' started by Dave88LX, Apr 30, 2012.

  1. D&F lawnmaster

    D&F lawnmaster LawnSite Member
    Messages: 111

    Great Job, Looks good
  2. Dave88LX

    Dave88LX LawnSite Member
    Messages: 129

    Thank you! This is my first time doing any type of stone work. Certainly not perfect or professional, but, it does the job well for the cost involved.

    The drain is covered with landscape fabric, some pea gravel, and for now, just some 3/4" crushed stone. Drain will just flow into and down the driveway. Intent was to relieve pressure behind the wall.
  3. JShe8918

    JShe8918 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 946

    That looks really nice! I just got done doing my first wall as well. But my corner doesn't look as nice as yours. All the way down the straight edge the blocks match up with the joints hitting half way of each block. Then I get to the corner and they start to change a little. Anyways. Great job!!!
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  4. AGLA

    AGLA LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,778

    Why did you not make a level top? It is the little things that make a difference. A lot of little things add up to the overall appearance of the project.

    Last edited: Dec 14, 2012

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