Retaining walls help maintain the shape of your landscape and your gardens. They are an essential element of the entire structure of your backyard. They essentially keep the soil (which can get heavy and soggy) in place. Without retaining walls, it wouldn’t take long for your backyard to spill-over to the driveway or walkways. Retaining walls construction involves a lot of skill and experience since we need to ensure they would last over time and through harsh weather.
Providing proper retaining walls can make a huge difference in the drainage and maintenance of a well-kept yard, especially when the stone and masonry experts at O'Connor Contracting, Halton Hills, ON, are on the job!
We know exactly how to design and construct solid walls from strategically placed boulders, slate, rock, and the traditional poured concrete method to showcase your yard or gardens while allowing for proper run-off of water.
It’s not always about creating a barrier out of stone. Sometimes retaining walls are built to make for easier lawn care or create a terraced effect.
No matter the reasoning behind your decision to build a retaining wall, we’ll help you decide on the best strategic solution and proper usage of stone.