Benefits of Retaining or Retention walls in the Oklahoma City area

Posted on Saturday, December 2 2017 in Concrete Projects

Gravity retaining wall- retaining wall services to the Oklahoma City areaRetaining or retention walls are widely used in the hardscape and construction industry to solve many practical and aesthetic issues associated with erosion or property development in the Oklahoma City area. Having many practical and aesthetic uses retaining or retention walls can also be very attractive, functional and add value to your home and property.

Alex’s Construction Company has been providing retaining and retention wall services to the Oklahoma City area for years; here are a few great benefits of retaining or retention walls.

Adding Value to Your Oklahoma City Home

Curb appeal can often set the stage between whether a potential buyer might choose your Oklahoma City area home or not. Homes that have a clean curb appeal with thoughtfully minded landscaping can really help increase your home’s value in both aesthetics and in property value.

For many Oklahoma City area homes the slope of the yard can often deter a potential buyer knowing that a useful portion of the property is by definition: unusable. By the addition of retaining or retention walls along with thoughtfully minded landscaping you can add form and function to your property assisting with curb appeal and increasing your property value.

No Shortage of Choices

When choosing a professional concrete construction and hardscape professional, such as Alex’s Construction Company, there are practically no shortage of choices when it comes to blending the aesthetic of your retaining wall to your Oklahoma City area home. When meeting with the owner one of the determining factors, for your quote and final product, will be the materials used in the design and development of your retaining wall. Because retaining wall technology has been partnered with the aesthetical mindset over the many years; many choices are available to help you get a functional addition to your landscape as well as something that will accent the look of your home.
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Low Maintenance and Durability

Once you have had a professional concrete and hardscape professional, such as Alex’s Construction Company install your retaining or retention walls; very little maintenance is needed. By their very nature a properly constructed retaining wall can last for many years because they are designed to be rugged by necessity.

A properly constructed retaining wall can hold back thousands of pounds of earth and water over decades when quality materials and professional construction methods are utilized. Retention walls can provide structural slope retention integrity from 50° to 70° worth of angle meaning that you can have an eye catching and functional component to your Oklahoma City landscape.

Eco-friendly Solutions

Retaining walls are made from natural, earth friendly materials backed by foundational sedimentary elements such as sand, gravel and river rock. Add to that the very nature and use of retention walls, to prevent erosion of landscape slopes, and you get an environmentally friendly option for your Oklahoma City property. Because of the retaining walls capability to reduce erosion you also can see reduced disruption to the natural vegetation found in greater sloping and larger landscapes.

Trust Experience for your Retaining Wall Construction

The experts at Alex’s Construction have been serving the Oklahoma City area for years. Our professional construction techniques have been developed through years of dedicated service to our community. Whether you are needing a retaining wall built, driveway poured, decorative paver stones installed or other concrete related services; we handle each and every project as if it was our very own.
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