This book offers detailed retaining walls installation information on how to plan, design and build commercial and large scale retaining walls. Learn about the Allan Block retaining wall collections, to find what will look best for your wall project. Included is detailed construction details and drawings for simple applications to engineered solutions. When installed properly retaining walls can support conditions that may exist above or below the wall like slopes, surcharges, or even other retaining walls. There are many installation photos to give as much information necessary so a properly built wall can be achieved. Learn about basic installation, building curves, corners, stairs, reinforcement with geogrid, and even how to finish the top of the retaining wall for a professional look that will add great curb appeal for years to come. This book is perfect for any contractor who wants to build a quality retaining wall project.
This book has detailed information and images. Explained in detail how to build a retaining wall and all the areas to be aware of during the process. Great document that made my first project a success.