With Vindel’s Construction’s Second Infographic You Know When You Need a Retaining Wall
2012-06-29 · By Editor
When you are looking to use a slope effectively while at the same time prevent soil erosion and depletion of the slope, the method to do so is to build a retaining wall.
Vindel’s Construction’s second infographic, published today, entitled “You Know You Need a Retaining Wall when…” gives six tips for you to know that its time to build a retaining wall.
You need a retaining wall when you have to control downhill erosion, when your home is downhill from soil fault lines, when your foundation is threatened by a sliding hill, when you need usable land, when you want to manage water runoff or when you need extra seating, shows the infographic.
“When you are looking to use a slope effectively while at the same time prevent soil erosion and depletion of the slope, the method to do so is to build a retaining wall. This is a stabilizing structure that holds the soil in and helps retain the shape or contours of the land.” – says Berlin Vindel owner of Vindel’s Construction.
The infographic gives several options for retaining walls such as timber wall, cinder blocks, stackable blocks, natural stone, bricks and concrete wall. All of these options have recommended materials listed near as well as an estimated cost.
The chart also presents Good For and Bad For signs under each wall tip, marked with green and red.
The infographic is meant to summarize the information regarding the necessity of retaining wall building, offering a clearer image and useful tips to help you decide what the most suitable retaining wall is for you.
“A good starting point for making a retaining wall is to collect do-it-yourself manuals and the necessary tools or implements to perform the task in hand. A design or drawing for the wall that describes the height, length, depth, style, pattern, etc. will form the basis and guiding light for the work of making a retaining wall.” – said Stan Bowe structural engineer.
About Vindel’s Construction & Berlin Vindel
Vindel’s Construction is a San Diego based retaining wall company offering a wide range of design options at affordable prices. Berlin Vindel, a licensed contractor, owner and founder of Vindel’s Construction works with skilled and dedicated professionals, who are able to offer a high level of services. For more information please visit our website: http://www.sandiegoretainingwall.com