Pavers With Personality Special stepping-stones add character to a garden path. Add some character of your own by embellishing common bricks with found objects. Or make your own concrete pavers with bas-relief images of flowers.
Lay perforated drainage tubing at base Water-soaked soil is the worst enemy of retaining walls because it exerts enormous pressure behind the wall. Adding good drainage behind block or stone walls is crucial for long-lasting, bulge-free walls.