Retaining Wall

Enhanced architectural retaining wall elements

Retaining Wall Contractor for High-End Craftsmanship

Complete hardscaping and landscaping design can be beautifully elevated (literally) with striking retaining walls. While serving important structural purposes, exquisitely constructed stone or paver retaining walls add height, textural detail, even complementing color to the whole aesthetic of your outdoor living space.

Design yours today as part of your whole outdoor living renovation package with Outdoor Innovations!

  • Create custom stone and paver wall features
  • Amplify focal points throughout your landscape
  • Rely on fully certified ICPI concrete paver installers

Why Proper Retaining Wall Installation is Important

Whether your yard is sloped and requires retaining walls to maintain the integrity of your backyard or you’d like to incorporate them as complementing architectural features to your patio, landscape, and outdoor living space, there is a science to constructing them correctly.

Always work with a certified and experienced pro, like Outdoor Innovations, for precise installation. Improper water drainage or shifting soil can cause your retaining wall to bow or burst and can ruin the whole of your landscape.

Our team carefully studies your property’s slope, soil integrity, and water management because each of these factors not only plays an important role in how your retaining wall should be designed, but also in how your whole landscape should be layed out.

Stunning Retaining Wall Ideas

There are so many options when it comes to retaining wall design and building materials. View our gallery to see the multitude of ways our experts have used retaining walls to complete homeowner’s outdoor areas.

Structural Purpose

Recognize the architectural purpose of your retaining wall and how it can enhance your space, including:

  • Create mutli-tiered landscape zones
  • Separate outdoor living spaces
  • Incorporate terraced garden boxes
  • Add in sitting walls and pillars
  • Elevate special features, like fire bowls or waterfalls
  • Build out stairs and garden cascades
Material Choices

Choose from a variety of natural stone and prefabricated materials, including:

  • Fieldstone
  • Limestone
  • Trap rock
  • Chilton flagstone
  • Masonry brick
  • Concrete retaining wall pavers
  • Segmental retaining walls, like Versa-Lok, County Tribute, Anchor, and Rockwood

All materials offer multiple color options and some even come in various textures, so finding the ideal building block for your retaining wall is absolutely doable!

What your yard needs in terms of stable design may narrow down your choices, but our team is also here to help you discover the elegant stone or modern cinder block retaining wall that ties your landscape and outdoor living area together perfectly!

Luxury Landscape Design & Builds in the Twin Cities

Outdoor Innovations doesn’t just put in a backyard pool, our design and build experts recreate your whole backyard into a California coastal getaway, a South Pacific island escape, a Tuscan village courtyard, or whatever your outdoor living fantasy might be!

Let’s start your renovation conversation today! Call 651-983-1976 or send us a message online, and our design team will begin drafting your personalized landscape.


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