Make sure you are wearing appropriate safety protection throughout the entire process.
The construction of a retaining wall should always be done in conjunction with a structural engineer.
Each project will have its own complexities and challenges and it is worthwhile consulting a structural engineer as they also have public indemnity.
The construction of retaining walls is often very similar to brick walls.
Retaining walls may be thicker and have added integrity using steel rods bedded into the wall footings.
Retaining walls can be built in brick, stone or wooden sleepers.
A retaining wall built with wooden sleepers
This Surbiton home was given a fresh contemporary gravel driveway, complete with wooden wall and rustic block paved border.
The New Driveway Company was asked to create a large patio area at the rear of this property in West Hagbourne, Oxfordshire. The patio had to be a focal point for the house and the client wanted to create a space with a real wow-factor.
The New Driveway Company was asked to create a new patio using Indian sandstone. We also created a step up to the lawn area and retained a small flower border for this property in Abingdon Oxfordshire.
New block paving driveway, gravel car park, Indian Sandstone patio for Ella and Sam in Wantage, Oxfordshire.
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