High-Quality Retaining Wall Supplier in Melbourne
Retaining walls have come a long way over the years. They are no longer simple, safety structures used to improve structural stability in landscapes. Homeowners and tradies are integrating them as part of the overall design and increasing the property’s value. Retaining and Garden and walls can turn a generic landscape into an elegant courtyard.
Mika Timber is a leading supplier of retaining wall and fencing supplies in Melbourne and across the Mornington Peninsula. We can supply you with everything you need for your retaining wall from galvanised steel channels, concrete sleepers or timber sleepers.
What is a Retaining Wall?
Retaining wall panels are rigid structural features designed to support the soil and hold the ground up. Initially designed as safety barriers to prevent downslope movement of soil and landslides, retaining walls have become an additional design feature today. The retaining wall and fence will prevents the soil from sliding down by acting as a barricade. The designs may vary according to the landscape, but the core principle remains the same. What Does a Retaining Wall Do?
Retaining walls and fences create a flat surface that supports the soil and prevent erosion. It is helpful when you want to retain soil between two different levels. Retaining wall products will create visual interest while separating different areas in your property.
Range of Retaining Walls Available at Mika Timber
Concrete sleepers are suitable to use all along the boundaries of your property. You can also get different types of concrete sleepers such as sandstone, natural concrete or slate to complement the aesthetic of your home.
The organic appearance and natural feel of a timber sleeper will complement most settings well and being treated will last for many years out in the weather.
Retaining Steel Uprights
Our steel retaining walls are made with superior-quality at Mika Timber and will stand the test of time..
Advantages of a Retaining Wall
Retaining walls come with a host of benefits.
Retaining walls are a beautiful addition that improves the aesthetics of your property while making the most of the available space. You can use the terraced landscape to grow different flower beds.
Properly constructed retaining walls are very durable and will continue to grace your home for years to come. They also require minimal maintenance except for periodic inspections to ensure the integrity of the wall is not compromised. You won’t have to spend much time or money on maintenance and repairs. At Mika Timber, we help you discover the right option for a strong retaining wall.
Preventing soil erosion
One of the major benefits of retaining walls is the prevention of soil erosion. The sloped landscape will have many runoff problems, and you need something to avoid serious damage to your property. Buying and installing a retaining wall will prevent such accidents and keep your property safe and clean.
Building a retaining wall allows for the addition of drainage pipes and proper channels to prevent floods and can help dry out the soil.
Retaining walls will increase your property’s value by elevating your landscape’s aesthetic. A beautiful landscape is an added advantage that will attract potential buyers. This is very handy when you put your property for sale, as the retaining wall will give your property a competitive edge in the market when it is time to sell.
Building a Retaining Wall with Mika Timber
Mika Timber is one of the most trusted retaining wall suppliers in Melbourne and the Mornington Peninsula. Our goal is to provide you with a diverse range of retaining wall products that will stand the test of time. We also value our customers greatly and strive to deliver outstanding customer service for the best experience.
You can browse through our online Timber and Hardware store and explore all the products we have for sale. If you have any queries, our experts are always at hand to answer them. They also provide advice on the best materials to use and how to go about building effective retaining walls. Should you ever require any assistance at any point, all you have to do is contact our team. Place your order now to enjoy the benefits of our online store and get fast delivery. You can call us on (03) 9775 1889 or email us at email@example.com to learn more about our products or services.
What is the best timber for retaining walls?
Naturally durable timber species suitable for retaining walls include treated pine, redgum, and jarrah. Hardwood like ironbark and mahogany are acceptable for such purposes. Get in touch with Mika Timber to learn more about our timber options.