Tag Archives: integrated retaining

What is a retaining wall?

If you have a sloping block, you may be asking, ‘what is a retaining wall and do I need one?’ Unearth whether ModularWalls retaining solutions will help solve issues of uneven ground, a steep block or help create a tiered garden. What is a retaining wall? As per the dictionary, a retaining wall is ‘a wall for…

5 Cascading plants for retaining walls

If considering a garden makeover with a retaining wall, then a few cascading plants are a must. Not only do they look great, but they will also give a sense of an established garden. While there are countless options available, the following five cascading plants are just a few we’ve found that are hardy and…

Top 6 retaining wall construction mistakes

Correct retaining wall selection and installation is crucial to ensure your modular retaining wall will withstand the test of time. All too often, retaining walls have incorrect drainage, incorrect panels or no waterproofing! So, to help ensure a seamless retaining process, we’ve listed the Top 6 Retaining Wall Construction Mistakes so that you can avoid…

How to receive an accurate retaining wall quote

If you’re ready to begin your retaining wall project but aren’t sure you’ll receive an accurate retaining wall quote, look no further. We’ve taken the guesswork out by listing the information your fence contractor needs, including why you need a retaining wall, to the style you’re hoping to achieve. Plus, we cover the questions to…

Boundary wall and fencing project ideas for your home

There are many reasons why you might wish to begin a boundary wall and fencing project for your home. Your current fence is falling down or is no longer keeping your kids and pets secure in your yard. Or you may have just renovated your home and are looking to upgrade your existing fence to…

Top 4 considerations before buying a modular retaining wall

If you’ve heard about modular retaining walls but are still, ‘on the fence’ about whether it’s the right solution for your retaining wall project, look no further. Here are four retaining wall benefits you may not have considered. Case Study: Kate Sparks transforms entire outdoor area using DIY retaining walls Modular retaining wall seamless integration…

Elise and Matt — The Block 2019 review their DIY pool wall!

Watch the backyard renovation journey of Elise and Matt from The Block 2019, as they install and review their DIY VogueWall pool wall! Backyard renovations are full of surprises; some wonderful, some challenging. A brick retaining wall crumbling? Challenging. Adding a brand-new retaining wall to the expenses list? Challenging. Having to excavate heavy brick pillars…

DIY Ideas – How to level ground by hand

Need to level uneven ground or a sloping backyard? These DIY ideas explore how to level ground by hand and transform your outdoor area into a functional oasis…with no machinery required! Topdressing your lawn If you would like to know how to level ground on a very slight slope or over a grassed area, you…