68,381 concrete retaining wall Home Design Photos

SHKS Architects
3 Reviews
Mid-century Re-modern
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Questions5
Also the name of grasses against the main wall please?
Are these cement retaining walls? Any cracking in N. East?
These are custom concrete retaining walls. Thanks for your interest!
Yes, these are custom concrete retaining walls. They are still in excellent condition today. Thanks for your interest!
Concrete modern wall and walk way
modern look with cement retaining walls
paintings of the 20th-century artist Mondrian. Its strong geometric-shape raised beds of differing heights are reinforced by the width of the retaining walls. All is softened, though, by the beautifully executed and understated plantings.
links the house to the garden as well as to the contours of the landscape. While it is vitally important that the size and height of the retaining walls are in balance with the house and garden, it is equally important that the plantings don't overpower the hardscape.The precise plantings in this terraced
“Cement walls” — brighteyes66
Jeffrey Gordon Smith Landscape Architecture
4 Reviews
Bonifield Residence
Ideabooks6,772
Questions4
How thick are these walls? Did you color the cement? Love the look.
How did you get this color concrete?
We just did poured in place concrete and it doesn't look this dark. How do we get it this color? Is it painted?
Can you please explain how the concrete wall was made?
particular the finish? I have a bare block wall that I am trying to learn how to render in a polished concrete type effect but cannot find a way to do it. Thanks
like raised planters - might work for the side yard retaining wall
modern looks with cement retaining walls
concrete planters are pretty and plants are nice
are set up and secured in place. Then the concrete is poured between the pieces. After it sets and dries, the forms are removed, a craftsman adds some finishing touches with acid stain and/or sealer, and KAZAM! you've got modern retaining walls.
“Raised beds made of concrete” — wonthesweepstakes
Huettl Landscape Architecture
9 Reviews
Remick1
Ideabooks4,446
Questions5
board formed concrete. This sounds way out of line and is more than natural stone. What is a reasonable rough cost for this wall?
What material/ brand did you use for the exterior wood wall cladding? Are those real wood? Thanks
Those are board-formed concrete planters. Horsetails can be very invasive otherwise.
There are a lot of factors that go into building a concrete retaining wall. You should expect to pay $60 sq.ft for a concrete retaining wall. If you are going to add
I would actually call $30/sq ft very reasonable. There is quite a bit of work involved in making walls like this. I would have expected an even higher cost for the planters.
Concrete retaining wall- like patttern on concrete
retaking walls. Both modern and classic at e same time
“Grass” — betsyroth1
merge studio
2 Reviews
sebastopol residence
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Hi Anthony, thanks for your question. The planter is made of steel. It was welded on site and built-in to the concrete wall.
Even better version of two wall types
Concrete retaining wall, steel plater, gravel
Use of materials---steel, concrete---and the color it adds
Metal and Concrete landscaping that I like…
this is us - concrete and steel
of poured concrete high side and a steel beam low side to give it dimensions
What NOT to do! Concrete not attractive here
Include for wall / steps risers
“Metal planter” — texhargrove
Decorative Landscaping
8 Reviews
Landscapes
Ideabooks8,189
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Where did you get the lights on the retaining wall?
How did you get the wood weathered look on the concrete wall?
How did you get the wood weathered look on the concrete walls? Thanks !
What did you use to create the modern stripe design on the concrete stepping blocks?
The wood look was achieved by actually attaching rough cut 2x4's to our concrete forms- (but you can actually buy a form liner that will have this same pattern- it is more expensive to do it that way especially if it is a one time use..
The Entire project consisted of FX Luminaire LED Lighting components. These particular lights are the MS wall lights that come in 13 different finish options. www.fxl.com
Use of concrete and wood grain set in concrete
“Lighting” — crdeputy
Sozo Landscape Design
Chic Urban Forest
Ideabooks1,274
Questions1
hanging hedge of horizontally growing juniper conifers used to soften the concrete retaining wall.
A hanging hedge of horizontally growing juniper conifers used to soften the concrete retaining wall.
priority. Here we see a hanging hedge of horizontally growing juniper conifers used to soften the concrete retaining wall.
Conifers. In urban concrete jungles, hedges are understandably rare. You may sometimes see large window boxes planted with boxwood to create miniature formal hedging
concrete retaining wall can grow and control narrow space.
clever landscaping. The horizontal growing Junipers, left to their own devices, create an informal break among the strong formal lines of the retaining walls.More garden weepers and creepers
“Possible plant idea.” — suzoconnell
Shades Of Green Landscape Architecture
2 Reviews
Grass Terraces
Ideabooks12,108
Questions4
were the walls cast in place or prefab? THANKS
3'-4' high concrete walls with slight slope between walls
color and texture. Also use of concrete walls. New American style.
juxtaposed with the industrial concrete walls complete the perfect minimal garden.
More often in contemporary gardens, hardscaping can be the overriding design feature, as with these simple concrete retaining walls.The plantings are used to emphasize the clean lines of the walls. Grasses can be perfect
“landscaping” — ryanrawlyk
Huettl Landscape Architecture
9 Reviews
Voltmer
Ideabooks2,763
Questions1
curious as to whether this is cost effective rather than continuation of the block retaining wall. What is the cost of these steel lengths? I am thinking of doing something very similar but love the idea of retaining long stretches with steel
sandstone vs. marble w/ rusted steel retaining wall
love the concrete and copper bed edge
I like the steel and concrete usage. Need it be
like this - metal and concrete retaining wall
1/4 thick Corten steel set in concrete
LOVE the metal wall with Concrete!
Use of concrete plus patina steel. Also, the angles...
concrete and cor-ten, grass and grasses
Use of metal rather than solid concrete.
Concrete and steel. Great for the herb garden?
zig zag retaining walls and pavers inset in turf
“consistent and clean” — robertriess
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