Retaining Walls, what are they?
Retaining walls are structures that are meant to hold earth at or close to the vertical position. It provides lateral support to vertical slopes of soil. It keeps soil upright to avoid possible collapse or tipping over, otherwise known as “overturn”.
Materials used to create retaining walls vary from wood sheets, steel and plastic ones, concrete sheets, or even soil-cement piles. And because of this, retaining walls come in different forms. These walls are included in landscaping as complete walls and are normally created with solid materials.
After a long day, it’s nice to grab a cold bottle of beer and relax on that rickety old but perfectly comfortable old chair, while watching the sunset and feeling the cool evening breeze out on the patio. It’s also the perfect place to exchange friendly banter with old friends after a heartwarming meal.
Which is why it’s a must to keep your patio in topnotch condition. It doesn’t only add to your curb appeal- a patio that is well taken care of can last for many decades. And, perhaps the best material you can use for you patio is… ta da- concrete.