MATERIALS Retaining wall units (Use a kit, or get a supplier's estimate of the number needed.) Coarse concrete sand (1 cubic yard) Gravel (Road base material is best; pieces vary in size up to 3/4 inch in diameter.) (1 cubic yard) Concrete adhesive
TOOLS Shovel Rake Handheld tamp (To create a homemade tamp, wire a 12x12-inch piece of plywood to a sledgehammer.) Level String Stake Tape measure Marking paint Wheelbarrow Mallet Wet saw or circular saw (to cut pavers, as needed) Safety Glasses Hand compactor or rented plate compactor
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