It’s been well document that I’m, how shall we say…a bit of a dork. My daughter tells me this all the time. My husband tells me this all the time. It is what it is and I’m not ashamed of it. Actually, I wear my dorkness with pride!
You remember me being excited about this. Well, here is the rest of the story:
The beginning…It started off looking like this:
You can see that the retaining wall needs a little help. Because of the way that this type of wall is put together I knew that it would be more of a pain than it’s worth to tear it out. So I went this route instead:
The picture above probably looks familiar from a previous post.
Here we are once the toppers have been put on and the side has been finished off. Now all there is to do is paint.
Voila! There you have it. Obviously, there are a few places where I need to touch up the paint. It was starting to get dark towards the end. I didn’t notice the spots I had missed until I took the picture. The flash sure shows up things that the eye doesn’t see. So…this phase of my back yard landscaping plan is done. Next phase: The Patio!