Tag Archives: retaining wall

Top 6 retaining wall construction mistakes

Correct retaining wall selection and installation is crucial to ensure your modular retaining wall will withstand the test of time. All too often, retaining walls have incorrect drainage, incorrect panels or no waterproofing! So, to help ensure a seamless retaining process, we’ve listed the Top 6 Retaining Wall Construction Mistakes so that you can avoid…

How to receive an accurate retaining wall quote

If you’re ready to begin your retaining wall project but aren’t sure you’ll receive an accurate retaining wall quote, look no further. We’ve taken the guesswork out by listing the information your fence contractor needs, including why you need a retaining wall, to the style you’re hoping to achieve. Plus, we cover the questions to…

Boundary wall and fencing project ideas for your home

There are many reasons why you might wish to begin a boundary wall and fencing project for your home. Your current fence is falling down or is no longer keeping your kids and pets secure in your yard. Or you may have just renovated your home and are looking to upgrade your existing fence to…

Elise and Matt from The Block 2019 review their DIY VogueWall pool wall!

Watch the backyard renovation journey of Elise and Matt from The Block 2019, as they install and review their DIY VogueWall pool wall!     Backyard renovations are full of surprises; some wonderful, some challenging. A brick retaining wall crumbling? Challenging. Adding a brand-new retaining wall to the expenses list? Challenging. Having to excavate heavy…

DIY Ideas – How to level ground by hand

Need to level uneven ground or a sloping backyard? These DIY ideas will explore how to level ground by hand and transform your outdoor area into a functional oasis…with no machinery required! Topdressing your lawn If the slope is very slight and over grassed area, you might be able to get away with the slow,…

Little Dwellings reveals Before & After backyard reno with DIY retaining walls

Kate Sparks, of Little Dwellings, has spent the last year chipping away on her ambitious backyard reno. Now, she’s finally ready to reveal her stunning new outdoor area; and we can barely believe what she’s created with our DIY retaining walls! In fact, this is — by far — the most impressive backyard transformation in…

Little Dwellings prepares backyard for DIY Retaining Wall

Kate Sparks, of Little Dwellings, has a sharp eye for style, a natural knack for decorating and two very green thumbs – and now, she’s tackling her backyard! First stop – a brand new, DIY retaining wall from ModularWalls! As a children’s interior designer and product stylist, her home is a beautiful mix of adult…