DIRTCO Construction of Austin, Texas
A short retaining wall by DIRTCO Construction

The crude reinforcement of sloping ground behind this veterinarian clinic consisted of railroad ties buried under the fence. .
EXCAVATING RAILROAD TIES
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SNAKE INFESTED
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While excavating the footer for the new retaining wall, the DIRTCO crew learned the railroad ties were infested with snakes.
After cutting back the dirt, a footer trench is dug for the new wall.
FOOTER TRENCH
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Filter paper is used behind the limestone wall as a moisture barrier.
Limestone blocks are used to build the wall before back filling.
BUILT TO FENCE ELEVATION
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The wall is built to the bottom of the existing fence.
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