Timber Retaining Wall Services

There’s nothing that provides rustic warmth more than the sturdy, organic feel of wood. Wood retaining walls can be made of landscape timbers or railroad ties and each option provides a unique and special look. No matter which material you choose for your wood walls, you will find a durable and safe landscape solution that simultaneously lends a softer look than stone, block or concrete can ever achieve.

Timber wall installation

Timber Walls Have Many Applications

  • Prevent soil erosion
  • Create terraces
  • Add a garden retaining wall
  • Evoke a warm and rustic appearance
  • Create privacy

At Dundee, we focus on building a strong base by planning each construction step carefully. Our team pays close attention to details to meet your expectations. We aim to exceed what you expect and provide reliable landscaping solutions. Trust our expertise and commitment for satisfactory retaining wall projects.

A timber retaining wall can last anywhere from 15 to 40 years, depending on factors like the type of timber used, the wall’s construction quality, soil conditions, and how well it’s maintained. Proper installation and regular maintenance can significantly extend its lifespan.
Timber retaining walls are cost-effective, versatile, and eco-friendly compared to concrete or stone. They blend well with the natural landscape, are easy to install, and can be customized easily. However, timber may require more maintenance over time compared to concrete or stone options.
Maintenance for timber retaining walls includes regular inspections for signs of rot, insect damage, or shifting. Treat with a wood preservative every few years and ensure proper drainage to prevent water damage. Remove any vegetation that could compromise the wall’s stability.
Regulations and permits for timber retaining walls vary by location. Typically, you may need to check with your local municipal office or building department to determine specific requirements. It’s important to ensure compliance with regulations to avoid potential fines or legal issues down the road.

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