Concrete Retaining Walls

Retaining walls create a level surface in a sloped area. The use of retaining walls has been around for thousands of years. Today, retaining walls continue to serve an important purpose; however, they can also enhance and provide an attractive element to your landscape. Poured concrete retaining walls can be decorative and even reproduce the look of masonry or stone and are also available in a variety of colors and other finishes. As with any of our retaining walls, proper building techniques, including installation for sufficient drainage to reduce the risk of damage from hydraulic pressure, are imperative to ensure the effect and longevity of a retaining wall.

Retaining walls are a useful way to prevent soil erosion around your home, or act as a support for your driveway or pool. They can be made of concrete or decorative stone, and come in a variety of styles and finishes to suit your taste. Skip’s Construction specializes in building retaining walls that are structurally sound, and enhance the beauty of your home. As one of Louisville’s oldest custom concrete and contractors, we are dedicated to producing a quality product that meets your needs. Skip’s Construction takes pride in being “green” – recycling all concrete and asphalt material from the job site. Our labor and material is guaranteed for one year from project completion.

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