The Dry Stone Resource is a site dedicated to the growth of dry stone walling in North America. With a focus on education, preservation, resources, certified dry stone masons in the USA, how to's, documentary videos, continuing education through workshops, photos, testing schemes and many other helpful tools.
The site will be intended for home owners, dry stone masons and industry professionals.
Working to promote and educate the advantages of the craft of dry laid masonry.
Building Dry Stone Retaining Walls (2002-06) By NCPTT
BY NCPTT ON - National Center for Preservation Technology and training.
This video shows how to build small drystone retaining walls from beginning to end; laying out the shape, digging the foundation, determining the wall angle, building the face, packing the back, and leveling the top. The techniques are suitable for all rock types, whether glacially rounded, angular, or flat-bedded. Read or watch the full story at: