Visual signs your retaining wall is about to fail, and you need to call us immediately. Retaining wall failure can cause countless dollars in damage to your property or to your home. Call the retaining wall experts today
Retaining walls are not only beautiful, but function to hold back soil, and keep it from moving to do gravity, weather and erosion. Retaining walls are typically made of wood (railroad ties), concrete, stone, steel, brick or masonry. Design styles are as endless as the materials used to build them, and can be used for everything from mailbox planters to tiering an entire home. Retaining walls serve several useful purposes:
When designing your retaining wall, incorporate a comprehensive plan that includes: soil pressure, drainage, materials, design, natural setting, and budget.
Retaining Wall Replacement or Repair
If you currently have retaining walls and have noticed crumbling, cracking, buckling or leaning – it is time to address the issue. Retaining walls are supposed to last many years, but several unfortunate factors can take its toll on your wall, such as:
Home improvement experts will examine and assess your current wall’s capabilities. If they feel that it can survive for several years, then repairs will be planned. The ability to return the walls to its original position and maintain structural integrity is crucial. If the wall cannot fulfill its main function, then it may need to be replaced.
Call us today at 405.702.4442for your FREE Retaining Wall estimate