9,884 home improvement retaining wall Home Design Photos

Smith & Vansant Architects PC
2 Reviews
Shingle style home in Hanover NH
Ideabooks10,953
Questions2
Shingle style home in Hanover NH
stone walls and steps. Gazebo nice but prefer steeper roof angles
Like the stone walls for privacy and to echo the wall along driveway
retaining wall in the back yard with steps to hammock area
i like this style of brick/stone wall
previous work. Each stone is hand chiseled to fit within the wall, and there are no wobbly stones. Stone wedges are used to stabilize rocks within the wall. Rubble rock, or backfill, is placed behind the cut stones to help with the integrity of the wall.
“love” — Sharyn Warmack
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Matarozzi Pelsinger Builders
4 Reviews
Cow Hollow Historic Home
Ideabooks12,711
Questions6
Complete renovation of historic Cow Hollow home. Existing front facade remained for historical purposes. Scope included framing the entire 3 story structure, constructing large concrete retaining walls, and installing a storefront folding door system at family room that opens onto rear stone patio. Rear
Rear yard features terraced concrete planters and living wall. Photos: Bruce DaMonte Interior Design: Martha Angus Architect: David Gast
What is the neutral wall color used in the bedroom and living room?
Is the white wall brick or wood please want this effect too
How is the wall at the back built?
The living room wall color for this project is Benjamin Moore BM HC 83
plants on the sidewalls, but the back wall is planted with bonsais, ivies, mosses, ferns, orchids, fuchsias, daphnes, junipers, cypresses, succulents and grasses.
“Stone and green” — Nathmain Designs Ltd
Arterra LLP Landscape Architects
5 Reviews
Contemporary Wall
Ideabooks25,768
Questions4
A refined material palette modernizes this conventional 60′s ranch-home’s yard. Repetition of materials like stone, ipe and concrete combine beautifully to form a bold and contemporary garden. Layered walls perform double duty as both sculpture and a way to define gathering spaces. Contrasting leaf
This was a custom design for the client. The bench is concrete and is cantilevered out from the wall.
side wall of the lawn with seating arrangement
Seats/ benches by the retaining wall
the wall color of the Ipe
Front wall near road, love it!
Our Courtyard behind the house will have a staggered retaining wall like this with alternating walls of stucco and tile that has a metallic look.
ipe hardwood planks, smooth sand-colored stucco and rugged stone. Yes, this is a retaining wall, but it is an artful destination that offers garden seating and a fire element. The designer explains the intent: "Layered walls perform double duty as both sculpture and a way to define gathering spaces. Contrasting
“Should have, could have” — Susan Letts Landscape Design
Witt Construction
2 Reviews
2009 Showcase Home
Ideabooks6,449
Questions7
Maine Coast Cottage Company is the architect, designer, creator and copyright owner of the designs and floor plans of this home. www.mainecoastcottage.com
What kind of rock is used in the retaining wall and on the house?
Witt Construction - You've created a lovely home. Where can I see the floorplan/blueprints? Who should I contact? Please advise. Thanks you!
builds larger nicer homes but he doesn't hold a candle to what kind of homes you build. You have an amazing talent and eye for design and construction. So many builders around here are hindered with very small budgets that actually there isn't exactly a market for this type and size of home around here except
I live in Arkansas and my ex husband is a prominent builder in our small town. He builds nice homes and sometimes builds
“Pella architectural series” — 201millie
Warline Painting Ltd.
13 Reviews
West Van Residence
Ideabooks1,739
Questions1
An example of a tiered boulder retaining wall? Proportionally sized for height of wall/size of boulders?
natural rock as retaining walls
4 Tier Boulder retaining wall
Stepped gardening/retaining wall.
rock retaining wall; hillside landscaping
good wall for driveway
rock retaining wall, drive way
Retaining walls...Retaining wall...rock wall...tiered walls...Rock walls...Rock wall/garden...rock wall...window wall...home with view
“Front yard” — jmouchet
Moore Architects, PC
Monroe House
Ideabooks28,418
Questions19
stone for the foundation walls. The landscape around the house further anchored the house by installing retaining walls using the same stone as the foundation. The remaining areas on the property were heavily landscaped with climate appropriate vegetation, retaining walls, and minimal turf. Other
get the plans for this home?
What is the retaining wall made of?
What stone is used for the foundation and retaining walls?
The stone used on the home's walls, porches and retaining walls is Carderock, a locally quarried stone. Thanks for your interest!
We don't disclose exact amounts spent on our projects, but this home is well above $1 million. Thanks for your interest.
The stone used on the home's walls, porches and retaining walls is Carderock, a locally quarried stone. Thank you for your interest in our work!
“Nice house” — cmathez
Nguyen Architects, Inc.
5 Reviews
Pawlyshyn Cabin
Ideabooks2,163
Questions0
i like the fire place. i want to build something similar at home.
curved retaining wall, fire pit below
stacked stone wall with level yard at bottom
retaining wall tapers on LH side
allen block retaining wall
fireplace at country home
Retaining wall midway
Landscape block retaining walls
Retaining wall and fiteplace
retaining wall...Retaining walls
“Tiered back and fire” — sherrybroome
Summerour Architects
2 Reviews
South Carolina
Ideabooks3,966
Questions2
Would be a Great Lake home.
I'm so tired of seeing armour stone retaining walls with level coursing - LOVE how they created a random look with varied coursing
I like the foundation, painted in sync with the home
Stacked stone to retain yard
Style and color of home
stone retaining wall
retaining wall stones
Stone retaining wall and steps
Retaining wall and stairs
stone walls...boulder wall...retaining wall...rock retaining wall
“skirting” — charis4
Question regarding retaining wall
Hi. Can anyone tell me if its possible to take down/flatten out about 6 feet of the sloped wall with the white retaining wall? Would I need an engineer?...
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