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It not hard. It a job we give to the entry level masons to let them get a feel for working with mortar and the consistency of their mixes. It not as easy as it looks though. It usually ends up with half of their batches on the ground in front reference of the brick work at the end of the day.
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If you don do 2, I would strongly advise against mortaring the wall together. A wall is meant to have water flow through it. If you mortar it together, you essentially building a pond with one side of it being your house with the only option for water drainage being against your foundation. This will ultimately lead to your wall failing.
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Yeah, the downspout will go into the rain barrel, so not too concerned about the piping yet. Plan is to bury the diverter overflow pipe into my lawn and down the front slope to rain garden after though. Won’t need it until the late Fall with my water needs here in the heat, https://www.canadagooseuk.net canada goose outlet store but I don’t plan to just dump it right there. Not smart.
Will build up the dirt on the outside, so it won’t be 2/3 high when done. You’re right about drainage though, so maybe mortar isn’t the way to go. Any adhesive you’d recommend??
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