Home decoration, these days, is all about giving specialized treatment to each and every part of the house. Therefore, it goes without saying that the backyard of the house is also as important as the front or the living room. Now when one is talking about this corner it is but natural to mention retaining walls. Retaining wall is a structure built to support or prevent the advance of a mass of earth or water. This lets people make use of their backyard space. They can create lovely lawns in this section with various designs of the walls.
The retaining wall ideas mostly revolve around four types of material that are concrete blocks, bricks, stones and timber. You can make smart use of any of these elements to erect a cool retaining wall. Here we have presented a collection of 31 photographs that will give you more ideas as to what kind of displays can be created on the wall. Take a look and check out the variety that you can utilize in your landscaping project.
Retaining wall, created with bricks, sports red and white shades that create a clean and an orderly look.
The rust shaded bricks are the most used element while constructing a retaining wall in a garden.
Take a look at this retaining wall made up of bricks that display different shades and have a compact appearance.
Thin stone slabs with a smooth texture have been used to create this medium height wall.
Check out this gray shade retaining wall that looks quite sober and displays a restful aura around it.
The white wooden fences in this backyard look neat and also go with the green and fresh ambience.
Traditional and sturdy; this retaining wall created with brick and mortar is strong and also cost-effective.
Innovative retaining wall created with wires and stones that has an exclusive and textured look.
If you want to give a natural touch to your home then having a retaining wall that is created with stacked stones is a cool idea.
Constructed with concrete blocks, this fresh retaining wall has a very charming and orderly look.
Give a mid-century look to your place by getting a stone retaining wall erected, just the way shown here.
This curvy retaining wall built with white bricks has a pretty look and can be created with moderate effort and cost.
Short retaining wall with concrete base has a rustic look that makes a retro style statement.
Disorderly and unsymmetrical; this retaining wall is good for those who like the old world look.
Long sloping wall erected in this lawn with painted white bricks looks very decent and sleek.
Short retaining wall created with concrete blocks in a pattern that exhibits gaps in between looks lovely.
Textured look is quite popular and bricks provide a nice option for creating such retaining walls.
The ash brown shade of the stacked bricks is the USP of the retaining wall in this garden.
Rare and rustic in outlook; this retaining wall idea does not find much takers but there are some die-hard fans who love it.
The irregular shape of stones and the hard texture of this wall make a stunning style statement.
Very short in height, this self-made retaining wall has a graceful and cute look.
Black and white create a dramatic effect with their combination and therefore, this retaining wall makes for a classic idea.
Retaining wall created with brick and net provides functionality and also takes care of the aesthetics.
The most traditional and most solid retaining wall idea is evident in this image that shows a girl posing in front of it.
Designer retaining wall idea that has many U-shaped crevices inside for an artistic effect.
An austere and primitive look greets you as you set your eyes on this textured brick wall.
An eerie silence pervades this street laden with autumn leaves and flanked by old stone walls.
Stacked concrete blocks have been used in this curvy wall to create a linear and pleasant look.
Another old and almost decrepit gray stone wall that is too rustic to make any aesthetic effect but one can definitely be assured of its strength, if erected anew.
View of a park during autumn that has an old and long wall made up of stacked stones.
This retaining wall offers an idea that is unique, colorful and wavy in style and is sure to be liked by many.