Monday, January 15, 2018

"Why Are There Faux Stone Retaining Walls Along One Bit of the 405" in Los Angeles?

LAM:

The group came up with a naturalistic “Mimic Rock Finish,” created by sinking rebar into the hill and spraying it with shotcrete. Artisans sculpted outcroppings and ledges before applying stains, highlights, and anti-graffiti tonic. (A similar approach was taken along the 10 in Pomona.)

Oh, and they also made it extra difficult to climb