We are regularly asked many questions about how to build a retaining wall, where should we start, what are the best materials etc and to help you out we have compiled a series of questions drawn from those most commonly put to us by our customers with regards to the construction of a retaining wall and in particular with regards to how you can easily build these with our concrete sleepers. We have provided answers to each of them in the hope that this will assist you in your own wall project whether it be for a simple garden bed, a low rise retaining wall or a retaining wall with a fence placed on top.
Do you deliver orders for sleepers to site?
Do your products meet Australian standards for constructing retaining walls?
How much do your sleepers weigh?
Is Council approval required to build a retaining wall?
More info can be found on the following council websites
- Brisbane City Council
- Moreton Bay Regional Council
- Sunshine Coast Regional Council
- Gold Coast Regional Council
- Logan City Council
- Toowoomba Regional Council
- Somerset Regional Council
** Keep in mind if you construct your retaining wall without obtaining building approval in some cases you may face heavy penalties for committing an offence against the Building Act 1975 and consequently the Integrated Planning Act 1997 ***