Our best yet - more pics

Discussion in 'Hardscaping' started by thill, Jan 7, 2007.

  1. thill

    thill LawnSite Member
    Messages: 245

    This is the 2nd version of the same thread with more pictures.

    I am a beginner on posting pictures so please bear with me. I resized some before, during and after pictures as discussed.

    We had to air hammer out the existing steps, reform and re-pour over the top of the old ones. That was a lot more work than we expected, they were full of steel.

    One of the "during" pictures shows how the walls were constructed without concrete block.

    Please take a look. Any feedback is welcome.

    Before 1.jpg

    Before 2.jpg

    During 1.jpg

    During 2.jpg
  2. thill

    thill LawnSite Member
    Messages: 245

    Here are the rest of the during and after pics.

    Thanks for the input on the first thread. I got some good ideas.


    During 3.jpg

    After 2.jpg

    After 3.jpg
  3. tthomass

    tthomass LawnSite Gold Member
    from N. VA
    Messages: 3,498

    Good job.

    Did you do the River Rock/Jack whatever.......creek bed on the left? I would recommend forming it more and breaking it up with some plants. It looks as if a truck backed up, dumped and pulled forward. Give it some shape and boundaries. Use of boulders, as done, is a +
  4. dcondon

    dcondon LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,246

    Great Job you did:)
  5. thill

    thill LawnSite Member
    Messages: 245


    UR right. Plants are planned for installation in early spring along with a lot of other installations in phase two (patio, walkway, sod, plant material in beds, etc).

    Thanks to both for the input.


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