Why build a retaining wall?
A retaining wall prevents damage to nearby structures
If your house is located high up on your land or if it is on the edge of a water source, there is always a risk of soil erosion due to rain or flooding. Such incidents can sometimes lead to damage or collapse of your home.
In these cases, we then consider the option of constructing a retaining wall to balance and combat gravity to prevent landslides and erosion.
We can’t stop nature from taking its course, but we can prepare for it very well. Thus, a well-designed retaining wall will serve to protect your home in such circumstances.
The retaining wall will beautify your property
If your yard has natural slopes, you can use them to create beautiful and unique landscapes. We can build a nice retaining wall that will serve as a centerpiece in your backyard. It is also possible to design a complex of retaining walls that can show a flower garden.
In the vast majority of cases, retaining walls give homes a distinguished look.
A retaining wall can enhance the value of your home
The exterior of a home and its surroundings are usually the first thing any potential home buyer will look at. Retaining walls are an asset to your property and they add both monetary and aesthetic value to your property.
If you plan to sell your property in the future, your investment in retaining walls will certainly pay you more.