Retaining Walls & Lockstone
A retaining walls purpose is much more then a just decorative structure. Retaining walls are walls used for supporting soil. Retaining walls are used to retain soils between different elevations usually in areas that possess undesirable slopes or in areas where the landscape needs to be shaped, or soil erosion and drainage issue persists.
The base of a retaining wall or any other hardscape structure requires a proper foundation. The foundation of a retaining wall or other hardscape surfaces including lockstone require a proper base built to maintain the structure through a variety of environmental conditions. The base goes below what the eye can see and depending on the climate in that area the depth, type of fill and packing to prep for the structure makes all the difference between a structure that will last and one that will not stand the test of time.
Lockstone pavers come is a variety shapes, sizes and materials. Lockstone is designed to provide a beautiful hard surface for driveways, pathways and a variety of applications in landscape design. If installed properly a lockstone driveway or path adds years of beauty to any property.
If you want to invest in landscaping longevity is important because you want to do it right the first time. Time and time again we see beautiful landscapes that fail because the prep process was not done properly. Many factors need to be accessed including climate, drainage, current terrain, and so on. Like the foundation on your house is everything so is the foundation of a landscaping project. The base of all landscape projects are important and make the difference in how your landscaping will hold up under harsh elements.