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iSeekplant is the leading construction hire marketplace in Australia. We have a nationwide network of rock retaining wall contractors listed on our platform, as well as a host of other industry professionals for projects related to construction. We also offer contractors for retaining walls, block retaining walls, gabion retaining walls, retaining wall builders, boulder retaining walls and concrete sleeper walls.

This efficient network of rock retaining wall companies operates within a transparent framework that spans across the country. iSeekplant can help you to find expert professionals for the specific requirements of your project.

Essentially, you can hire one of the best contractors at affordable rates for large-scale and small-scale construction projects through iSeekplant’s industrial network.

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iSeekplant is the leading construction hire marketplace in Australia. We have a nationwide network of rock retaining wall contractors listed on our platform, as well as a host of other industry professionals for projects related to construction. We also offer contractors for retaining walls, block retaining walls, gabion retaining walls, retaining wall builders, boulder retaining walls and concrete sleeper walls.

This efficient network of rock retaining wall companies operates within a transparent framework that spans across the country. iSeekplant can help you to find expert professionals for the specific requirements of your project.

Essentially, you can hire one of the best contractors at affordable rates for large-scale and small-scale construction projects through iSeekplant’s industrial network.

Rock Retaining Wall FAQs

Here's some tips & frequently asked questions on how to find the right rock retaining wall contractor for your job

1. What is a rock retaining wall?

A rock retaining wall is a style of retaining wall that uses strategically placed rocks or boulders to create a barrier to hold a bank of soil in place. It’s a great alternative to a concrete block or timber retaining wall and has a rustic, natural aesthetic.

Such walls comprise of various materials including sandstone, porphyry rock, bluestone, and bush rock porphyry rock. The great weight of rocks and boulders allows the rock retaining wall to keep massive amounts of soil in place, making them extremely durable and not susceptible to weathering or erosion.

 

2. What are the benefits of installing retaining wall rocks?

There are several benefits of installing a rock retaining wall. Firstly, a rock retaining wall controls erosion effectively. They're also durable and long-lasting, especially when compared to a timber retaining wall. These rock walls generally require very little, or no special footing and they can be used for many purposes including creating a garden bed or feature wall. Rock retaining walls also drain well, so they don’t have the pressure of water building up behind the wall, which can be a problem with other types of retaining walls. Also depending on the rocks chosen, they can be priced rather competitively.

 

3. How to build a rock retaining wall?

Building a rock retaining wall requires expertise, so hiring a certified rock retaining wall company is the best bet to ensure your installation is completed correctly.

The steps of building a rock retaining wall include:

  1. Placing the stones in a purposeful and structured way
  2. Setting up a level line
  3. Excavating the area
  4. Adding landscape fabric
  5. Building the base of the wall
  6. Laying the first course
  7. Laying the second course
  8. Backfilling the wall up to the highest course
  9. Installing more courses
  10. Completing the top of the wall
  11. Backfilling with soil
 

4. How much does a rock retaining wall cost?

Retaining walls are built for a variety of purposes. The prices may vary depending upon your requirements, and the type of material you decide to use for your wall. When you have to get a rock wall installed, it will cost you around $25 per square foot for labour and materials. The hourly cost for building with dry stacking stones is around $65 per hour.

 

5. Where are iSeekplant's rock retaining wall contractors located?

iSeekplant has a nationwide network of rock retaining wall companies operating in all Australian capital cities from Brisbane to Sydney, Canberra, Melbourne to Darwin, Perth and Adelaide. We also offer rock retaining wall solutions in all major towns and cities from Cairns down to the Sunshine Coast, Toowoomba, Gold Coast, Newcastle and Ballarat.

 

6. How to use iSeekplant to find a rock retaining wall contractor?

iSeekplant is a reliable platform with access to a nationwide network of service providers in the construction field. With a myriad of rock retaining wall contractors available at iSeekplant, you’re bound to find a suitable supplier near you. One of the best and most convenient ways to get suppliers to contact you is to use iSeekplant’s get a quote tool. To contact us directly, speak to our project team on 1300 691 912 or email them at projects@iseekplant.com.au.

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