Retaining Walls

 

It does not matter if a wall is being built for decorative use, functional use as a retaining wall, or for privacy, they should all be built with the same attention and focus on structural strength and stability. When we build any wall, we are not building them for just one owner, but for generations to come.

Scroll through the portfolio of images below to see samples of our work. Click any of the images to view a larger version.

Driveway Retaining Wall New Driveway Wall & Landscaping
Retaining wall & Landscaping - Before, During & After Retaining Wall & Landscaping - Before, During & After Retaining wall & Landscaping - Before, During & After
Driveway Retaining Wall Driveway Retaining Wall Relacement of driveway wall
Backyard Retaining Wall Backyard Retaining Wall As the before picture indicates, the previous cinder block wall had collapsed. We replaced the wall with locking stones and cap stones to make the new retaining wall both attractive, and stable.
Driveway Retaining Wall Driveway Retaining Wall As the before picture indicates, this wall was beginning to crack and shift. We replaced the wall with locking stones and set a proper foundation backfill that allows water to drain as needed making this wall both attractive, and stable.
Street Facing Retaining Wall Street Side Retaining Wall The before picture shows that the previous wall, which fronted the property, was falling apart and was not attractive. The after picture shows a retaining wall that is more visually appealing and has the strength to hold back the hillside behind it.
Street Facing Retaining Wall Street Side Retaining Wall
Retaining Wall Replacement Retaining Wall Project - Part 1 This project involved the replacement of an existing wooden wall with a new stone retaining wall. This effort included the back wall, shown here, as well as the driveway wall shown in the next picture below. As this picture shows, this project also included landscaping work as well.
Driveway Retaining Wall Replacement Retaining Wall Project - Part 2 This picture shows the continuation of the retaining wall replacement project. This picture shows the driveway wall section of hte project.
Driveway Retaining Wall with Reused Stone Rebuilt Retaining Wall with existing stone Old sand stone wall, originally dry stacked. We mortared together to make it longer lasting. Being owner had stone, we just reused to save them money and give them a good look.
Retaining Wall with Planter Hillside Retaining Wall with Planter This project incorporates a wood retaining wall, with a corner planter area included to make the retaining wall not just structurally functional, but also providing an aesthetic planting area as well.
Retaining wall Hillside Retaining Wall This project had a number of factors involved which required careful planning. We had to build the retaining wall strong enough to hold the hill behind it in place, and designed it to follow the contour of the ground. Making the wall match the ground contour creates a nice visual in this landscape.
Retaining Wall & Steps Retaining Wall & Steps This stone retaining wall included stone laid steps versus poured steps, which created the perfect compliment to the wall.
Driveway Retaining wall Driveway Retaining Wall This driveway retaining wall was built to keep the hillside from encroaching on the driveway. The stepping layout of the wall was added to provide a nice visual progression along the driveway.
Front Retaining wall Front Retaining Wall
Retaining wall Wood Wall with Railing We built the wood wall shown here along with the installation of the white railing into existing concrete. As the picture shows, we built the wall to add visual interest so the wall complimented the slope of the existing walkway and steps.
Wood Retaining Driveway Wall Wood Retaining Driveway Wall
Retaining Wall with matching paver upgrades to steps Retaining Wall with matching pavers on steps - Part 1 When we built this new driveway retaining wall we did not remove the existing concrete steps because they were structurally sound. In order to match the steps to the new wall we added matching pavers to the steps, as shown here and in the image below, labeled part 2.
Retaining Wall with matching paver upgrades to steps Retaining Wall with matching pavers on steps - Part 2 This picture shows the matching pavers from the retaining wall job above. You are able to see how the pavers we placed over the steps compliment the wall for a more cohesive appearance.
Retaining wall with fencing Retaining Wall & Fencing
Retaining Wall Before & After Retaining Wall Before & After
Wood Retaining Wall Before & After Wood Retaining Wall Before & After
Wood Retaining Wall in Progress Wood Retaining Wall in Progress
Driveway Retaining wall Driveway Retaining Wall
Retaining wall Retaining Wall
Driveway Retaining Wall with Steps Before & After Driveway Retaining Wall with Steps Before & After
Driveway Retaining Wall & Steps Driveway Retaining Wall & Steps - Part 2
Decorative Retaining Wall Decorative Retaining Wall
Front Retaining Wall with Landscaping Front Retaining Wall with Landscaping - Before & After
Front Retaining Wall with HillSide Landscaping Front Retaining Wall with HillSide Landscaping - Before & After
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Featured Services

Concrete Work - which include driveways, patios, sidewalks, steps and almost any other exterior element of your house that may need concrete work.

Retaining Walls - We are very experienced with building retaining walls and make sure the job is done right. Most of the time retaining walls are not only decorative but also critical to the structure of your yard. A poorly constructed retaining wall can cause many headaches and money for years to come. So it is crucial that you entrust this work to an experienced landscaper like JJ's Landscaping.

New Lawns and Excavation - In many cases in order to have the yard of your dreams it requires a larger job such as excavation. Similar to retaining walls this is not something you want to leave up to the less experienced landscaping companies. JJ's Landscaping takes great pride in our excavation experience and knowledge to assure you get the job done right.

Additional Services

  • Ponds
  • Fencing
  • Tree Removal including stump
  • Tree Trimming
  • Mulching
  • Landscape Design
  • French Drains
  • Irrigation Systems

If you are considering a project that is not listed above please feel free to contact us to discuss if we may be able to provide that specific service.