Retaining walls offer many benefits for properties on sloped or graded land.
When you have a property with any kind of slope, a retaining wall isn’t just attractive; it can also serve as a protective barrier. Retaining walls can be made of all sorts of materials, but here at Unlimited Property Solutions, our retaining walls are generally made from high-quality pavers and/or natural stone for a solid, secure, finished appearance. If your Lakeland, Florida property is on a natural or man-made slope, we recommend retaining walls for some of the following reasons:
- Safety– Sloped properties can cause problems if the slope is particularly steep or made of materials prone to movement. With heavy rainfall that the area is prone to get, retaining walls can keep your sloped land from flooding or causing minor or major landslides.
- Better use of space– A hill itself on your property isn’t terribly useful. When you stagger your hill with a variety of retaining walls, however, you are able to use more of your property for other uses. Depending on the size of your property and the grade of your slope, you can build retaining walls for anything from garden boxes to seating areas.
- Increased value– Retaining walls give your landscaping a professional, finished look. This is one of the fastest ways to increase the value of your property while also getting the most beneficial return on your investment.
If you are looking for a cost-effective way to use the inclined areas on your property, contact our team at Unlimited Property Solutions for information about our retaining walls and building processes. We would love to work with you in beautifying your property!