Retaining Walls Eagle River AK

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LaFleur Gardening - -- ISA Certified Arborist
(907) 337-5651
2420 Tagalak Drive
Anchorage, AK
 
ground effects landscape
(907) 272-0324
1313 laona circle
anchorage, AK
 
LaFleur Gardening - -- ISA Certified Arborist
(907) 337-5651
2420 Tagalak Drive
Anchorage, AK
 
ground effects landscape
(907) 272-0324
1313 laona circle
anchorage, AK
 
Retaining Wall Systems of Alaska
(907) 696-5296
Eagle River, AK
 
A A Dirtwork & Snow Removal
(907) 276-3478
8230 Barnett Dr
Anchorage, AK

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Ricks Tree Services
907-632-8257 or 907-355-7233 or 907-240-0245
P.O. Box 878256
Wasilla, AK
 
A A Dirtwork & Snow Removal
(907) 276-3478
8230 Barnett Dr
Anchorage, AK

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Ricks Tree Services
907-632-8257 or 907-355-7233 or 907-240-0245
P.O. Box 878256
Wasilla, AK
 
Birchwood Landscaping
(907) 694-3762
Eagle River, AK
 
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Improve Your Yard and Landscape with a Retaining Wall

Are you tired of watching your back yard disappear faster than your money at the gas pump? Maybe it’s time for a retaining wall. If your yard is sloped, or you simply want to add different levels to your landscape, a retaining wall is the perfect option. However, saying that you want a retaining wall for your yard is like saying that you want a new car – which one is best for your needs?

There are basically four different types of retaining walls – wood, pavers, stone/rocks and concrete. Here’s how to determine which type of retaining wall is best for your yard:

Pavers/Blocks
A retaining wall made from concrete pavers or blocks is a popular choice for do-it-yourself homeowners. The material for this type of retaining wall is available at home improvement retailers.
A paver or block wall is easy to curve to fit a unique landscape. Pavers and blocks are good for most any size retaining wall.
 
Stone/Rock
This kind of wall looks like a natural part of the landscape. Stone and rock walls, though, are usually more difficult to build because they involve fitting pieces together and securing them with mortar. They are generally better for lower retaining walls.
 
Concrete
If strength is the sole determining factor in your retaining wall, then you can’t go wrong with concrete. Concrete will probably last as long as you own your home, but it also presents two major challenges – cost and appearance. Conc...

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