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Recent Retaining Walls reviews in Newcastle

"Brian is a reliable hard working skilled tradesman. Nothing is a problem for him. Will be using him again. "

Repair timber retaining wall

$800

"Amazing service! Will definitely use Brent again"

Gernie Retaining Walls / Clean

$100

"Great to work with...definitely recommend him👍🏻"

Backfill retaining wall under house

$75

"Cade and his mates worked really hard and we're very happy with the final result. Thanks cade!"

Retaining walls plus drainage

$1,000

"An excellent job Jason! We were very happy with your prompt and friendly service that has provided great results. A great bloke to work with as nothing was a problem. We highly recommend his services!!"

Laying ag pipe in a garden below a retaining wall

$500

"Good communication, got the job done easily no hassles."

Concrete retaining wall

$1,500

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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 Newcastle

Landscaping: Retaining wall & Drianage

$2,000

Cameron Park NSW, Australia

10th Aug 2022

I have a block retaining wall that needs removed, footings levels fixed and wall replaced, once that completed I need drains installed and plumbing done to get rid of excess water. Need done ASAP - Due date: Flexible

2 x perimeter fences and retaining wall

$9,999

Barnsley NSW, Australia

24th Jul 2022

1 x colourbond fence 20.2m long 1x colourbond fence 36.5m long 1x retaining wall 20.2m long approx 500mm high approx - Due date: Flexible

Bricklayer 4 Retaining Wall/Planter Box & Mailbox

$2,000

Wyee NSW, Australia

30th May 2022

We have retaining wall/ planter box and a small retaining wall into a letter box to be built. Approx 1000 bricks. We can supply materials.

Rendering a retaining wall

$200

Cardiff NSW 2285, Australia

17th Mar 2022

bout 2,5 m high and 10m long, old concrete blocks, partially covered with paint, i want it rendered so that i can paint a mural on it - Due date: Flexible

Build retaining wall

$1,000

Coal Point NSW 2283, Australia

25th Feb 2022

Looking for someone to build a retaining wall to level up the ground approx 50sqm

Retaining wall repair/rebuild

$1,500

Shortland NSW, Australia

8th Dec 2021

Have a rock retaining wall which is collapsing. Need it repaired and rebuilt where collapse has occurred. There is plenty of stone to rebuild and repair on-site, however pipe and granite backfill will be required where wall has collapsed. I am flexible when job can be done, does not need to be any particular day or time.

Labourer to excavate small amount of dirt behind retaining wall

$200

New Lambton NSW, Australia

13th Nov 2021

Labourer to dig/excavate behind retaining wall - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 20th Nov 2021

Put sleeper retaining wall up

$400

Beresfield NSW 2322, Australia

5th Aug 2022

Holes have been dug for a retaining wall made of sleepers. Job requires measure job and pick sleepers and rapid set concreat up from store. Must be competent in building retaining wall. I would guess that the highest point of retaining wall would be about 400mm high roughly. I will assist if need be I will pay for materials by cash so $400 labour for job to be completed

Finish a retaining wall

$250

Macquarie Hills NSW, Australia

17th Jul 2022

Finish the last section of retaining wall joining staircase. You will need the tools to cut concrete retaining wall sleepers. - Due date: Before Saturday, 30 July 2022

Retaining wall constructed

$1,000

Fletcher NSW, Australia

25th May 2022

Retaining wall to be constructed in back yard. 76cm high at one end reducing to nothing at the side that meets the fenceline. 3 metres in length. - Due date: Flexible

Excellent work completed and accommodating to changes and goes the extra mile to help.

Backfilling retaining wall

$750

Booragul NSW 2284, Australia

9th Mar 2022

Have had a wall built and looking for someone to backfill with soil. Have done the aggregrate and ghe drainage. Total area is 30m long, 0.8m wide. - Due date: Flexible

Pine timber retaining wall 14m long 0.9m high Lambton

$4,000

Lambton NSW, Australia

24th Feb 2022

Require demolition of brick retaking wall and replace with 0.9m high x 14m long pine retaining wall. Easy front access. - Due date: Flexible

Retaining wall repair

$800

Cameron Park NSW, Australia

19th Nov 2021

I have a 50cm high and approx 10m long brick retaining wall that is leaning over more at one end and the corner. I need it straightened up using existing brick blocks. - Due date: Flexible

Great job.

Block retaining wall

$9,000

Eleebana NSW, Australia

28th Sep 2022

Hi ! I would like to build block retaining wall as per engineering - Due date: Flexible

Shed Concrete Slab 2m square, complete single sleeper retaining wall

$800

Fletcher NSW, Australia

1st Aug 2022

Shed is 1.9 x 1.1 metres plus need a small strip to edge 1m wide path next to the slab. Need a single sleeper height retaining wall completed. 5.7 metres long. Exiting is using 200 x 75mm x 2.4m treated pine sleepers and 'Retain-It' posts, so will need just over 2 sleepers and 3 Retain-It posts. - Due date: Flexible

Repair a retaining wall

$10

Yass NSW 2582, Australia

27th Jun 2022

I have a timber retaining wall that is in need of some TLC The main structure of the wall is fine it just needs fixing up to secure the boards Job is in Toronto NSW. This is a rental property and as such you will need to go through the property manager for access etc. Time and date for completion is flexible

Excellent communication and fast turn around. Very professional

Earth moving and repair retaining walls

$5,000

Wangi Wangi NSW 2267, Australia

15th Apr 2022

Repair 2 large retaining walls in front yard Repair 2 smaller retaining walls Add drainage ag lines If equipment available-need to smash an old septic tank Move clothes line

Remove retaining wall

$500

Kahibah NSW 2290, Australia

26th Feb 2022

We have a sandstone retaining wall that needs to be pulled down. - Due date: Flexible

Retaining wall

$3,000

Booragul NSW, Australia

13th Dec 2021

Looking for an approximately 30 metre long retaining wall from either hebel blocks or versa block. the wall is 600mm at highest point, on average around 400mm. There is a concrete slab poured to build up from. Happy to do the backfill and drainage myself but need someone to lay the blocks. Looking to do early next year. - Due date: Flexible

Move 140 Retaining wall blocks approx 20m

$100

Coal Point NSW 2283, Australia

14th Nov 2021

I have 140 wall blocks (each weighing 21.5 kg) that need to be taken off pallets and moved between 10m and 30meters and placed onto a wall foundation. Blocks can either be carried or a wheel barrow used. The ground is slightly uneven however the pallets are higher than the lowest part of the wall by 2.8m so you will be carrying the blocks down hill. Care must be taken not to damage the face of the blocks.

Very prompt and fast worker, saved me a lot of effort