Check Out These Terrific Terraces
Whether your yard is naturally sloped or if you want to add height as a design ploy, terraces offer a very flexible landscaping solution. Theyve been used for thousands of years in disciplines ranging from agriculture to architecture. Terraces are still popular today as you can see from the collection our YardShare members have posted: When is a Wall Not a Wall? This design clearly demonstrates the difference between a simple retaining wall and a true terrace. No railroad ties for these homeowners! The gorgeous stone terrace wall is topped and bordered with lush foliage. It doesnt look like they were trying to cover up a functional piece of their yard infrastructure. Instead, they are framing it and drawing attention to the quality of workmanship and materials.