A beautiful stone retaining wall with lush greenery and flowers, creating a peaceful and natural landscape.
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Recent Retaining Walls reviews in West Melbourne

Retaining wall - did a great job, High quality. Came with all the tools and task completed within the day. Really nice guy and great communication, highly recommend.

Garden bed/retaining wall

$650

Really awesome work. Couldn’t have expected anything better. Will highly recommend for your retaining wall.

Retaining wall 2 sleepers height 32 meters

$1,000

Great work done by Rob. Highly recommended!

Remove a retaining wall and steel post

$100

Eddy was great very knowledgeable and did an amazing job of rebuilding my retaining wall. He’s stuck within budget and re-used materials as I had requested to help save money. I’m so very happy with the work you did

Replace posts in a retaining wall

$1,500

Awesome work, excellent communication, great advise prior to completion thank you very mich

Retaining wall

$500

Great tasker to work with

Build 6.5m sleeper retaining wall

$1,000

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What do retaining walls services include?

Retaining walls services include all the necessary tasks to build a sturdy and attractive retaining wall in your outdoor space to prevent erosion. Your hired retaining wall contractors can assess the site, help you design the retaining wall if you don’t have a design ready, then build the wall. 

Assessing the site

The first step in retaining wall construction is taking site measurements. Your Tasker can consider distinct site features, like if the wall will be placed on a slope and if the site gets a lot of rain or snowmelt. The retaining wall builders can also recommend the appropriate design and materials to suit the site’s measurements and features. 

Designing the walls

If you don’t have a design already, a local retaining wall contractor can help you make one. Some local landscape retaining wall contractors can provide you with not just any retaining wall design, but one that conforms with established zoning laws and safety and industry standards. The design can also have the aesthetic elements you want and be sturdy enough to prevent soil erosion in your property. Yes, you can have all this while keeping within your budget! When you post a task, specify your budget and get offers from retaining wall contractors near you. 

Getting permits

The next step is to get permits for the design and build. Your Tasker can obtain the required permits from the relevant authorities like your Homeowner’s Association, City Planning Department, or other federal jurisdiction. Note that some Taskers may charge extra for getting these permits. Even as construction and zoning laws vary from state to state, don’t worry; Local retaining wall installers know how and where to get the appropriate permits. 

Preparing for the build

Your Tasker can get the materials and prepare the appropriate tools. Whichever type of retaining wall you want to be built—brick, concrete, concrete bag, wood, or natural stone—your Tasker can get the right materials! Your Tasker can also make sure the materials and tools are of the right specification, quality, and amount. Then, they can turn over any leftover materials after the build.

Building the retaining walls

Your hired Taskers can do the retaining wall installation or construction once they’re ready with the design, permits, and materials. They can build your retaining wall as per the drafted design, so there are no surprises. The result could be an aesthetically pleasing yet functional wall that can protect your property from soil erosion. The Tasker can execute the design, whether it’s a retaining wall made of wood, concrete, hollow blocks, cement bags, or boulders. They’ll use the appropriate tools, procured materials, safety equipment, and techniques. 

Finishing touches

Your Tasker can apply any finishing touches or embellishments on the retaining wall design as required. This can include installing capstones on stone walls, creating gradual step-downs or turning-in sections, backfilling, or installing greenery and other embellishments. Don’t forget that you can also have other features like privacy screens or outdoor blinds installed.

Recent Retaining Walls tasks in West Melbourne

Versa Wall block retaining wall

$1,000

Hillside VIC, Australia

23rd Mar 2024

Front yard landscaping. 1. A retaining wall to be build with versa wall blocks. Dimensions, 4m long 3 blocks high. Return to house side one block high. (expecting around 50-55 blocks).

I'd like 10 concrete retaining wall caps to be cut for a DIY project

$5

Wyndham Vale VIC, Australia

13th Mar 2024

I have about 10 of these concrete caps that will need cutting precisely. I've marked everything - https://bricksblockspaversonline.com.au/products/adbri-masonry-versawall-300x250x60mm-retaining-wall-cap-p186?variant=25666747498596 Happy to transport the caps to you if you live nearby. Please quote your price

To fix fence n create retaining wall

$500

Rockbank VIC, Australia

2nd Mar 2024

To fix the fence n create retaining wall area approx 12.5sqm

Fence & Retaining wall

$2,500

Point Cook VIC 3030, Australia

8th Feb 2024

Supplying and install treaded pine timber 200x50mm retaining wall with steel galvanize post and fence on top. Dimension:20m length 600mm high # fence high between 2 to 2.4 meter included retaining wall

Wood bathroom roller door and washing machine not retaining water

$100

Maribyrnong VIC, Australia

4th Feb 2024

The wooden bathroom roller door need to be put back in its place and the LG washing machine is mot retaining water. - Due date: Needs to be done on Thursday, 1 February 2024

Retaining Wall

$5

Darley VIC, Australia

24th Jan 2024

Concrete retaining wall in charcoal colour 26mx1.6m 12.5x1.6m The current wall will be removed and pushed back 1.5 meters giving more room Will remove the dirt Good access around house The rear wall (not pictured) is 12.5m - Due date: Flexible

Retaining wall for 10.5m 500H

$10

St Albans VIC, Australia

18th Jan 2024

Retaining Wall for 10.5m length 500H - Due date: Flexible

He is a hard worker! 🙏

Retaining wall

$1,500

Tarneit VIC, Australia

16th Jan 2024

Move retaining wall all thy back to boundry. - Due date: Flexible

Install the capping to retaining blocks

$200

Fraser Rise VIC, Australia

6th Dec 2023

Hi! I need someone to install the capping of the retaining blocks. We don’t have the right tools to finish the job (angle grinder to cut the sides etc), and ensure the caps are levelled when they are put on. The blocks are in place already, and run about 15m in length. We can also supply the glue required. - Due date: Flexible

Retaining wall (stack on Block) : Retaining wall needs to be built.

$1,000

Aintree VIC, Australia

9th Nov 2023

450mm H and 36m Length - at backyard. 250mm H and 16m Length - at front. - Due date: Flexible

Concrete sleeper cut for end of retaining wall

$400

Manor Lakes VIC, Australia

6th Nov 2023

Need existing concrete sleeper relocated, cut to appropriate size and attached to existing retaining wall at end to allow garden beds to be created - Due date: Flexible

Come promptly but unable to finish job due to personal reasons. Kept me updated

Repair stone retaining wall

$300

Deanside VIC 3336, Australia

5th Nov 2023

Repair the damaged end of the wall. Stone rocks that were part of the wall are still available. I need someone with stone wall masonry skills to match the colour of the mortar and rebuild the end of the wall. - Due date: Flexible

Wooden sleeper retaining wall quote

$5

Altona VIC, Australia

3rd Nov 2023

Quote on a sleeper retaing wall - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 8 November 2023

Great to meet luke. Helped us alot look forward to using him soon

Retaining wall

$500

Altona VIC, Australia

23rd Oct 2023

12m retaining wall. Under colourbond fence or beside 12m. Fence already there. - Due date: Flexible

Remove blocks from existing retaining wall

$200

Truganina VIC, Australia

20th Oct 2023

Current retaining wall that 3 blocks high with caps, has been glued with liquid glue to be removed, caps to be retained for future use. - Due date: Before Saturday, 16 December 2023

Retaining wall Post holes

$100

Melton South VIC, Australia

13th Oct 2023

Need to make 5 post holes of deep 50cm (half a meter) from the existing with 100-150 diameter in man cave for a retaining wall. This job is in man cave, can be done at anytime. Can anyone help with this? - Due date: Flexible

Fantastic. Cool. Very friendly.

Retaining Wall and Fence Repair

$500

Mambourin VIC, Australia

4th Sep 2023

Need a retaining wall about 400mm high sleepers on fence and small section of fence repair - Due date: Before Saturday, 9 September 2023

I am very pleased with every bit of my interaction with Fadi from when he responded to my task to completion. He is very experienced, professional, passionate about his work, has an eye for detail, a perfectionist and above all, a good person. He exceeded all my expectations, went over and above to accomplish the task; I could not have got it better from anyone else, believe me. Thank you Fadi for an excellent job, I am glad our paths crossed

Retaining wall concrete Sleepers in backyard

$400

Mambourin VIC 3024, Australia

28th Aug 2023

Hi, I need someone to fix retaining wall concrete sleepers in my backyard. Area is approximately 8.5m long and 80cm wide.

Retaining wall

$1,500

Sunshine North VIC 3020, Australia

27th Aug 2023

Current retaining wall 1.2m high. Looking for retaining wall with concrete sleepers 1.4m high and 3m in length to join existing wall. - Due date: Flexible

Need help with building a retaining wall

$500

Tarneit VIC 3029, Australia

22nd Aug 2023

Need retaining wall at the back of the house. 14m width. - Due date: Flexible