Whether tethering mother Earth, holding water in a lake or adding a touch of beauty, retaining walls are environmentally safe and can be a landscapers dream. These walls are relatively rigid, and used to support the soil mass laterally so that the soil can be retained at different levels on the opposite sides. Retaining walls are structures designed to restrain soil to a slope that it would not naturally keep to (typically a steep, near-vertical or vertical slope).
Example of a Retaining Wall
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