Grantlin Landscape Services, Inc. has been building retaining walls for clients in the Triangle for nearly 20 years. We are certified by the National Concrete and Masonry Association (NCMA). Our hardscaping crew has the expertise and knowledge to custom design and build a retaining wall for practically any terrain or slope. We can also build special features like seat walls and columns
Retaining Wall, Seat Wall and Column Design & Construction
When choosing to have a new wall structure installed at your home, you’ll want to consider which style will best suit your needs:
- Segmented Concrete Block: Popular in the Raleigh area, segmented concrete concrete blocks work well on uneven terrain. They have long last durability and consistently stand the test of time. Segmented concrete blocks are fairly easy to install and come in a variety of materials, sizes and colors to match your outdoor area.
- Stone Veneer: Veneer comes in both natural stone and man-made. Stone veneer is masoned onto your wall and columns. Stone Veneer is extremely popular choice for seat walls. Heritage block is a very popular veneer choice among our clients.
What Does a Retaining Wall Do?
Retaining walls are used to prevent soil erosion and damage to crops and gardens. Retaining walls hold soil back, allowing accumulated rainwater to be properly funneled away from flower beds, hardscapes and more. Retaining wall installation is a very popular choice in maximize their functional outdoor space if the home is on a slope. Retaining walls are also more commonly being employed to beautify yards and garden areas.
What are Seat Walls?
Seat walls are mini retaining walls whose function is provide a type of bench seating for your outdoor living space. Seat walls helps to maximize space while utilizing the same function as a retaining wall.
Columns are essentially vertical standing retaining walls. Most columns are around 18″ x 18″ and 4′ tall. Columns are usually added for aesthetic purposes but they can be added to support structures such as a pergola. Columns are typically masoned.
How much does it cost?
Call to speak with the retaining wall installation experts at Grantlin Landscape Services, Inc. We are proud to assist homeowners in the Raleigh, North Raleigh, Cary, Wake Forest, Apex, Rolesville, Youngsville, Henderson and the surrounding North Carolina area.