retaining wall against a fence

installing fence next to retaining wall this old house

sep 10 2014 i would like to install a retaining wall between my yard and my neighbors. it needs to be about 3' tall and about 50' long made from non-mortared block. i would like to place a 5-6' privacy fence as close to the wall as possible. what precautions need to be taken to ensure the integrity of the fence and wall?【Get Price】

fences and retaining walls - city of bend

apr 10 2018 eligibility. ? fences and retaining walls are permitted on any property within the residential district. this handout has been developed to assist residents of single-family dwellings in residential districts. for other uses please consult bdc 3.2.500 for detailed requirements. ? special standards apply to 【Get Price】

engineering a retaining wall this old house

sure retaining walls look like simple stacked stone block or timber. but in fact they're carefully engineered systems that wage an ongoing battle with gravity. they restrain tons of saturated soil that would otherwise slump and slide away from a foundation or damage the surrounding landscape. these handsome barriers 【Get Price】

building a retaining wall garden against a wooden fence

building a retaining wall garden against a wooden fence hi all i am currently undertaking the pretty expensive project of building a natural looking stone retaining wall. i already have my trenches dug and.【Get Price】

landscaping - can i build a retaining wall along an existing fence

we had a raised garden built along our new fence joined on one side by a deck. it's raised by about 1/2 a meter. the way they did it was to use the fence as part of the retaining wall. however they did add some reinforcing. in your the posts may be too wide apart and you may not like the idea of using 【Get Price】

10 things you must know about retaining walls diy

retaining walls don't have to be perfectly straight. add a curve to dress up a boring straight wall and to add a little more texture to your landscape. you can use a garden hose or large rope to set the layout of the curve then use a shovel to cut through the soil to follow the curve.【Get Price】

fence 6+ feet tall / retaining wall 4+ feet tall westford ma

find out what is required for a permit for a fence over 6 feet tall or retaining wall over 4 feet tall.【Get Price】

how to build raised flowerbeds on a hill & along a fence home

place a retaining wall block in the trench and check to make sure it is level. if it is not tamp it with the butt end of the hammer to level it. continue laying the first course of blocks leveling all the blocks.【Get Price】

fences and retaining wall rules - granicus

another part is retaining walls and maybe retaining walls that have fences on top. look at your anything recorded against your property and also look at what is recorded against your neighbors property to make sure that you understand the【Get Price】

fence and retaining wall rules and specifications - city of andover

fence and retaining wall permits. a zoning permit is required for construction of fences and retaining walls that are located on in or near any property line drainage and utility easements waterways or wetlands. a building permit is required for retaining walls exceeding 4' - 0” in height. professional engineering.【Get Price】

neighbor wants to use our fence as a retaining wall!! - freeadvice

apr 4 2005 unhappy neighbor wants to use our fence as a retaining wall!! what is the name of your state? or hi we just completed a fence and now one of our neighbors is telling us that we need to buy pressure treated 2x6's to put on his side so he can backfill against it. his foundation sits at about 1 foot above ours 【Get Price】

fence / retaining wall permits

retaining walls shall be designed for a safety factor of 1.5 against lateral sliding and overturning. if you are unsure if you need a permit call 311 the fence permit/retaining wall building permit is limited to the applicants property as indicated on the approved site plan. any dispute as to whether a fence has extended into a 【Get Price】

how to build a retaining wall for cheap - youtube

apr 26 2013 using large concrete retaining wall blocks i show you how i built a raised flower garden for what about if its really dry then u have a lot of rain that will jeopardize the integrity of your wall also especially if it has straight dirt up against the back of it and cause it to topple or blow out sooner if saturated with 【Get Price】