Tag Archives: landscaping

A retaining wall to hold up my driveway

We have a retaining wall, readers. It is done, and our neighbours even said it looks great. Phew! It was mildly annoying to live on a construction site for two weeks, but I honestly had more anxiety about what our … Continue reading

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Retaining wall construction begins!

You can literally taste the excitement and lack of money at our house this week, readers. Construction has begun! I called the landscapers on Monday to confirm some details, and they were optimistic about starting work on Wednesday. By Tuesday … Continue reading

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Property survey and retaining wall construction countdown

Good morning, readers. It’s been almost six months of aggressive saving leading up to this, and today is the day. Or rather, Wednesday is the day. Work is due to start on the retaining wall this week. When we last … Continue reading

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Retaining walls are expensive, yo.

It’s Halloween, dear readers, and we’re signing on the dotted line for the replacement of our retaining wall. Let’s back up a second. It’s been a while, and I think we need to ease into a re-introduction to your favourite … Continue reading

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