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Thinking About A Retaining Wall? Hire a Professional

Retaining wallSo you have decided: you require a retaining wall at your house. Possibly it is to hold back a hillside that is close to your home, or you live on the many rivers and waterways in Charleston and wish to keep back water overflow or perhaps you are building it along your driveway to keep out debris and dirt. Or perhaps you have actually selected a wall to be constructed to make an ornate hardscape of your backyard, such as using it as a barrier around your garden, shrubs, or trees.

The construction of a retaining wall is far more complicated than just setting out some fancy stones or bricks and wishing for the very best. Ask yourself these concerns before you tackle the job yourself:

  • Are you familiar with exactly what products and tools will be needed to complete this job?
  • Do you have these tools and materials on hand, or will you have to acquire them yourself?
  • Are you going to invest the cash to rent these tools (and products, if applicable) to accomplish the look you desire?

If you do have to purchase brand-new tools, are you actually saving cash? and stress? by doing this project yourself? Or would you take advantage of employing in the assistance of an expert?

If you have not performed work like this before, I bet you will be buying a lot of tools which can quickly make the job cost a lot more than if you employed on an expert who already has these tools on hand. Also think about how you might make a mistake with the job or how you may be actually putting yourself and your family or anyone who lives in or visits your home in danger. You might be endangering your personal property too, and/or breaching any sort of insurance you have for your home and property.

A curbscape wall is made to restrain some heavy materials, such as garden compost, storm debris or dirt It is typically used to prevent water or debris from a storm or an entire hillside invading your property, and it can likewise protect your trees and plants from any sort of pesky animals or noisy neighbors. Less endangering to your home, though likewise important, is having a wall to offer a sort of border to your garden.

Give it some thought – Do you really want to be accountable for that when you do not know what you are doing, and lack the experience? You may be amazed what sort of a punch a ton of dirt has when the wall comes crashing down. If you working with a retaining wall specialist, you are making sure that the job is done right. Porter Hayes Landscaping specializes in hardscape projects such as retaining walls.

If you decide to call more than one Charleston Landscaping company, make sure to interview the hardscape professional before you hire them, such as asking what sort of experience they have, any licensing and certifications, and make sure to request any references. Then be sure to call the referrals and ask them if they like the job that they got. Remember: you’re investing in having this task done, so you want to make sure that it is done properly.

Once the task is completed, be sure to examine the quality of the craftsmanship and do speak out if you see something that, to you, is not up to par. You paid for the landscape service, you are worthy of adequate results. Any good quality specialist will guarantee that you are satisfied with the job that is done before walking off with a check.

Call Porter Hayes Landscaping LLC if you are looking for top quality landscaping service.

Porter Hayes Landscaping LLC
Charleston, SC 29419
(843) 532-3270

Porter Hayes Landscaping LLC
2170 Bees Ferry Rd #3 Charleston SC 29419