It’s Like Building a Pyramid.
…because you have to move a lot of stone. And move a lot of stone we did.
Without delay, here’s how the retaining wall looks after the 3-day weekend:
As a reminder, this is how it looked after last weekend:
Now, let’s admire our hard work from another angle:
It’s only about half as tall as it will be (hopefully) when we’re done. Now, let’s zoom in for a close up:
You can (sorta) see that the wall leans back – into the
hill mountain – and that’s intentional. It helps the wall combat the weight of the hill. That and the concrete we’re using as mortar.
Now we’re just counting down the minutes until we can build some more!