Practical ways to use gabions

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Gabions are very strong structures that are typically used for erosion control, road building, and military applications. But did you know that you can also use them for many other purposes in your home?

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First, they were garden walls and fences. But now more and more homeowners are starting to build other things with gabions. And it makes complete sense! Not only are gabions easier to build than concrete, but they could also be a cheaper option if you have access to lots of free rocks and stones.

Gabion Uses

Is there anything you need for the outdoor area that you need or want to be virtually indestructible? See the different ideas we’ve collected where you can make use of gabions.

Hmm – looking at the list, it seems that gabions can be an alternative for anything you can build with concrete!

BTW, if you want to learn more about the advantages of a gabion and how you can DIY, read our article here.

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