6 DIY Retaining Walls Around Trees From Various Materials

concrete tree ring

concrete tree ring (via sweetcsdesigns)

Retaining walls can be a great way not only to help with erosion and water drainage, but also to create beautiful, usable garden space. Building a retaining wall is a tough job, but it’s something most homeowners can handle, as long as you’re able to do some heavy lifting and are willing to get dirty. Here are some projects to make such a tree ring from various materials – cardboard, stones, concrete, wood – anything you have at hand. Stones and concrete are going to be the most durable ones but wood gives your trees natural look. Read the projects below and choose one to make your backyard tidier and more stylish!

edgers tree ring (via momendeavors)

edgers tree ring (via momendeavors)

rock retaining tree wall (via agardenforthehouse)

rock retaining tree wall (via agardenforthehouse)

stackable block retaining wall (via todayshomeowner)

stackable block retaining wall (via todayshomeowner)

tree ring herb garden (via remodernranch)

tree ring herb garden (via remodernranch)

concrete tree rings (via instructables)

concrete tree rings (via instructables)

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