Retaining Walls


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If you are in need of retaining wall services in the Vancouver, Battle Ground, Camas, Washougal, La Center, Ridgefield or Woodland, WA areas, Boulder Falls is here to provide you with unsurpassed service. Retaining walls may just appear to be stacked stone, however, they are actually carefully crafted systems with the purpose of restraining soil that could potentially damage your existing landscape or compromise the foundation of your property. The installation of retaining walls requires the expertise of a professional who is familiar with the construction and maintenance of these systems. The licensed professionals with Boulder Falls know how to construct stable and reliable retaining walls that look great too. Boulder Falls offers a wide variety of styles and colors to choose from so that your retaining walls end up being stylish a complement to your landscape.

retaining walls, construction, design and installation for your home in Vancouver WA by Boulder Falls IncRetaining Wall Considerations

Many properties in the Pacific Northwest are on a slope, making gardening and landscaping a challenge. The proper installation of retaining walls on a sloped property can provide wonderful garden space and an inviting landscape for all to enjoy. Depending on your retaining wall needs, we may need to seek permits and approval from the city. The licensed technicians with Boulder Falls know how to obtain permits to ensure all the work we do is lawful and in code.

Types of Retaining Walls

Now that you have decided to install retaining walls on your property, you have many options to choose from.

  • Rock Walls: These walls are typically constructed of basalt or granite and drainage issues always need to be taken into consideration when installing this type of retaining wall. Flagstone and slate are also common rock wall options too.
  • Concrete Block Walls: This type of retaining wall is becoming an increasingly popular option because it comes in numerous sizes, styles, and colors. Proper installation is a must, or you can end up damaging your landscape permanently.
  • Timber Walls: A timber retaining wall usually lasts upwards of 20 years and is an interesting style choice for any landscape.
  • Brick Walls: Brick retaining walls are a classic choice that can last a lifetime. They tend to be a bit pricey however the beauty and reliability they provide are worth every penny.

Boulder Falls only employs responsible professionals so you can count on punctual and courteous service every step of the way. For more information about retaining walls and the services we provide, contact us by phone or through our website. We look forward to serving you.

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