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Repair Retaining Wall

Discussion in 'Landscape Architecture and Design' started by Gordons Landscape, Feb 25, 2004.

  1. Gordons Landscape

    Gordons Landscape LawnSite Member
    Messages: 47

    Need help biding and doing a repair on a retainging wall. Might sub it out. Please help!
  2. aries

    aries LawnSite Senior Member
    from nj
    Messages: 334

    what type of wall / repair more info
  3. Gordons Landscape

    Gordons Landscape LawnSite Member
    Messages: 47

    Stone wall that has cracks, stones falling off, gaps, etc
  4. ipm

    ipm LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 264

    Is it faced stone with a structure? Or is it stone that is mortared together with no structure?

    Either way, if there is a structure behind the stonework, be it block or poured concrete and it is not damaged simply knock the stone away, either re-use it or chip new stone.

    Is it stacked or veneered?

    If the structure is damaged you will need to make repairs accordingly. I really need to know more about the wall.
  5. JimLewis

    JimLewis LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,854

    Can you get a digital picture? That would help us all out a lot in regards to giving you advice.
  6. Lombardi

    Lombardi LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 538

    Gordon, if you want help, contact me. I am in your area.

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