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Steel and stone retaining walll

Corten Steel retaining walls intersected by large black hermanite boulders.
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April 5, 2014
Yulia Yasnova wrote:
I like the flowers. How called the purple flowers?
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Daryl Toby - AguaFina Gardens International
Verbena, (Verbena bipinnatifida) thanks for the question. They are vibrant little flowers.
   April 7, 2014 at 11:34AM
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August 30, 2012
ralmar wrote:
love your use of steel as a way of retaning soil do you have a spec sheet with more detail on steel spec
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Friday Bracher
This is so beautiful! Are the steel walls in the ground or ground level. If they are in the ground what was the process?
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. The house was constructed on unstable former marsh land. In order to stabilize the area, the entire garden space was excavated down to a depth of approximately 15-20 feet to remove organic material. Engineered fill replaced this soil and the area was allowed to settle for several months prior to construction. Heliocoil pilings were then used to support the entire steel wall structure and to create support for the very largest boulders. Boulders were first set. The corten steel plate was bent on site, attached to these pilings, and templates created in order to cut the steel around the boulders. Access to the site was very limited. In order for machinery to reach the back of the property, a reinforced “road’ was created between the adjacent property and the house with barely enough space for the excavator to travel to the lower level. Moving each boulder and large tree to the back of the site was a very slow and challenging process. n.
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Striking Stone Designs The steel sides of this raised bed surround a large boulder for a waterfall effect. The rock seems to cascade over the sides of the planter.
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A good metal fabricator can also cut stone into the wall, as shown here, for an unexpected custom look.

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Daryl Toby - AguaFina Gardens International Design-Build Firms Steel And Stone Retaining Walll Corten Steel retaining walls intersected by large black hermanite boulders. URL aguafina.com Category Landscape Style Industrial Location Detroit Show Photo Colors Advertisement This Photo was added to 1725 ideabooks. More This Photo has 2 Questions: Yulia Yasnova wrote: I like the flowers. How called the purple flowers? Like Comment April 5, 2014 PRO Daryl Toby - AguaFina Gardens International Verbena, (Verbena bipinnatifida) thanks for the question. They are vibrant little flowers. April 7, 2014 at 11:34AM Like ralmar wrote: love your use of steel as a way of retaning soil do you have a spec sheet with more detail on steel spec Like Comment August 30, 2012 Show 2 more comments Friday Bracher This is so beautiful! Are the steel walls in the ground or ground level. If they are in the ground what was the process? July 8, 2013 at 7:57PM Like 1 PRO Daryl Toby - AguaFina Gardens International Friday, . The house was constructed on unstable former marsh land. In order to stabilize the area, the entire garden space was excavated down to a depth of approximately 15-20 feet to remove organic material. Engineered fill replaced this soil and the area was allowed to settle for several months prior to construction. Heliocoil pilings were then used to support the entire steel wall structure and to create support for the very largest boulders. Boulders were first set. The corten steel plate was bent on site, attached to these pilings, and templates created in order to cut the steel around the boulders. Access to the site was very limited. In order for machinery to reach the back of the property, a reinforced “road’ was created between the adjacent property and the house with barely enough space for the excavator to travel to the lower level. Moving each boulder and large tree to the back of the site was a very slow and challenging process. n. July 9, 2013 at 8:07AM Like
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A good metal fabricator can also cut stone into the wall, as shown here, for an unexpected custom look.
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rusty planter, remindes me of Sherry
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real stone incorporated into retaining wall. could be useful for any type of wall.
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native plants, rocks and rust...what more could I want??!!
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stone works wonders, STONE & RUSTY IRON
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steel sides of planter with boulder purple floweres
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planter without the rock.
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The steel sides of this raised bed surround a large boulder for a waterfall effect. The rock seems to cascade over the sides of the planter
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Use of boulders in landscape
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rock waterfall w/out water
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mix of materials with metal appearing to go through rock
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Grande truck pedra e ferro.
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