You’re probably more familiar with this method as used along highways or railways, as a simple, solid barrier or wall. Those rock structures you see held together by simple metal cages are Gabions. Few would ever imagine these crude constructions as designer option for their own home and yard, but thank God for those few outside-the-box thinkers who literally brought the idea home!
Home and renovation materials can be very pricey. Sometimes ridiculously so. That’s why this type of solution is so valuable! Allow yourself to stray off the beaten path, lines with factory made store bought materials that will cost you an arm and a leg, and get back to the basics. Here are a few options using this painfully simplistic, “why didn’t I think of this sooner” method.