161,333 Stone retaining wall Home Design Photos

Russian River StudioCathy Schwabe Architecture
Hi, what is that small stone structure on the lower grade, Storage?
little shelf on the retaining wall. Instead of a flat wall for nothing
love the stone walls creating areas of sitting
Retaining wall with stones out for candle ledges
The stepping stones-for the sides of the house.
Front of house stone retaining wall with crushed stone (pea stone)
couple has been working on the entire property for some time; this curved retaining wall creates a terrace between the cabin and the studio.
9. Carve out a private spot with a stone retaining wall. A single stone retaining wall is another option for those with a hill to contend. This works best with
Crisp ArchitectsCrisp Architects
love the stonewall! What kind of stone is this?
what is the name and color of this stone
What steps did you take to ensure that the retaining wall stays in place since these are stacked stones?
my knowledge, a tight fitting stacked rock wall wall with angular stone has the added advantage of friction working for it. The wall would begin below grade to provide added support. Good compaction of the soil behind the wall is essential.
Was this stone stacked dry ?
Stone retaining wall along front sidewalk - raise the front yard?
Regional fieldstone wall for use as window wells
This wall is fine with both of us.
Driveway and courtyardHuettl Landscape Architecture
type of stone is this retaining wall? It is gorgeous!
Wonder if you could tell me the color concrete you used? Seems a nice contrast to the stone wall.
What are the climbing vines against the wall?
Info on the stacked stone wall
Would you mind sharing the info on the stacked stone wall? Thanks!
Like the bluestone. Roughly, what would this cost as a retaining wall: sitting height, slight s-shape, about 60 feet long?
type of stone used and how it stacks neatly upon one another
Contrast of black stone and conrete
Plants incorporated into the retaining wall.
Stacked blue stone retaining wall -- mortared over structural concrete.
gray stone for exterior of home
Robert Young Architects
How did you build the wall -- cement wall with fake stone or dry stack . .?
Love this wall and tiered look
Just an example of how to do a retaining wall when the landscape varies in height.
Perhaps this example isn't a true ha-ha; most would consider it a retaining wall. But it does give us a good idea how the true ha-ha works; from the lower side, the wall ceates a secure barrier unseen from the open garden above.To install any feature like this is labor
Basalt Retaining Wall, Bluestone Stairs + Entry Path
What type/material of stone is the retaining wall made of?
like the wall for down by the river
see the slate/stone for working with sloped yard
stone wall & steps: nice as edging from street/sidewalk
the SlopeBuild a retaining wall. A retaining wall is an obvious solution and one that makes sense if you need a level terrace for entertaining or playing sports. Its impact on the land is significant, since it involves reshaping the land. Retaining walls are generally made of stone, timber, concrete
concrete blocks or poured concrete. A wall higher than 18 inches will likely need to be backfilled with gravel and a French drain to relieve pressure caused by water buildup. Be sure to check your local guidelines for wall height, as you may need to install a railing for safety.
What backing was used behind the stones, if any?
Our dry-laid natural stone retaining wall is being "reorganized". The mesh fabric backing the stones needs to be replaced. Can you advise a backing material? Thank you in advance for your response
look of a dry stack wall and have some retaining properties, we typically start by pouring a concrete footing. We then begin stacking the stone, as the wall rises we pour a solid concrete wall behind the stack stone reinforced with re-bar, grouting back of stones into new concrete wall. This will lock
lock the stones into place and at the same time achieve the dry stack look. Hope this helps with your wall.
the walls are made from broken concrete recycled from old patios. Thanks!
Bragg HillMoger Mehrhof Architects
fieldstone retaining wall, pea gravel, lawn and shrubs
Retaining wall between us and Pingy
Farm garden, raised. Use local stones
Possible retaining walls outside towards lake.
Local fieldstone retaining walls create a welcoming courtyard in the meadow out front. If you’d like more detailed information about the construction process, check out Barney’s excellent blog about the home. “My clients tell me that living this way has really improved their quality of life,” Moger says
What type of stone is this?
Hello, Can you please tell me what type of stone was used in your retaining wall and steps? They are beautiful.
It was a while ago and every supplier has its own name for the stone they supply. About half was on the propoerty alreay in a large pile. If I remember there was some acadian granite, foxfield stone, and a grey mica schist.
Pond at bottom of retaining wall
another great idea for retaining walls
Interesting combination of stone steps and irregular wall.
Love stairs and stone retaining wall
natural, small scale material for wall
How to build concrete stairs in retaining wall
the look we like for wall, steps, walkway
Sherbrooke ResidenceTG&R Landscape Group
What material was used for the wall cap? Color and manufacturer?
This is just a Tennessee Blue Gray flagstone coping. It has a chiseled/Rock-faced edge. You should be able to find this type of material at any local stone yard.
nice wall height for sloped side of yard.
Stone wall with cap, front bed
Wall with mix of rocks
stone wall with seat ledge
stone retaining wall
of garden retaining wall
Big stone retaining wall
Retaining Wall...Rock wall...Stone wall...like the wall...Short garden wall...Cap on wall...Love stone wall...Pretty stone...Wall style...stacked stone...garden wall
Le Petit ChaletMatthew Cunningham Landscape Design LLC
crafted new masonry, built from an authentic palette of local reclaimed materials, gives the garden a unified, established feel. Lichen-encrusted stone retaining walls define edges, thresholds, and overlooks, and thick slabs of salvaged granite embedded in the earth provide gathering terraces and pathways.
Where i can get these kind of stones ?
i wish they sell it here (in kuwait) ;( could you please tell me what they call these stones ? is it custom made ?
What is the top of wall height and the seat height of this bench?
we can get those stones..even though m sure in new england they look better, not on our dusty hot weather ;)
Wow--Kuwait!? That is a long way from New England... ;) This is indeed a custom installation, and we worked with very talented masons to create this feature. The stones are weathered New
Portland Landscaping Outdoor LivingParadise Restored Landscaping & Exterior Design
Looking for brick walls in my living room.
Looking for brick walls in one of my living room walls. Any suggestions where can I find them ?
What kind of stone is this?
Photos of brick walls? Or suppliers for brick? Thanks
Way Stone wall is stacked without mortar
dry stack larger stones, would look good terraced?!?
dry stacked wall - larger stones
An alternative option for retaining wall?
Foster RdChristopher Yates Landscape Architecture
Love the way the house fits the landscape, the glass and stone
Solid retaining wall that defines the space
This lawn, one created with native grasses, stands in contrast to the previous one, but the elements are quite similar. The low stone retaining wall forms an apron that both claims the area and connects to the home. This profound yet simple space is functional; it is both separate from the
native grasses, stands in contrast to the previous one, but the elements are quite similar. The low stone retaining wall forms an apron that both claims the area and connects to the home. This profound yet simple space is functional; it is both separate from the surrounding environment and connected to it
© 2014 Houzz Inc.
Houzz® The new way to design your home™