Rock Walls – Stone Walls

Rock Walls design to construction.

Retaining Walls Canberra is a locally owned retaining wall business, servicing the ACT in the supply and construction of all types of wall building and repair works. Rockwalls are both visually pleasing and structural sound, constructed with stone such as sandstone, bluestone or Wee Jasper stone.

Rock walls or Stonewalls that are strong and durable. Both are visually pleasing and structural sound, constructed with stone such as sandstone, bluestone or Wee Jasper stone.

We offer all rock types and finishes, from bluestone, sandstone, excavation rock for mortared walls, dry stacked walls or engineered walls. Rockwalls Canberra is a section of Retaining Walls Canberra, a local retaining wall business, servicing the ACT in all areas of supply and construction of retaining walls for the past decade.

Our clients are local home owners and developers with property interests in Canberra.

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Curved Standstone retaining wall.

Specifications for rock retaining walls

  • Wall 600mm and above must a footing
  • Footings – Compacted base or concrete
  • Wall starts 100mm below ground level
  • Minimum thickness of wall 300mm
  • Face of wall stone with concrete backing pieces
  • 200mm wide of aggregate behind wall for drainage
  • Weep holes Drainage
  • Drainage line behind wall (agi line)
  • Mortared or dry stacked walls

Dry stacked walls

  • Specification as above
  • Dry stacked rock wall have no face mortar joints

Mortared walls 

  • Specification as above
  • Rock walls with a 20mm face mortar joints.

Rock pitching

  • Generally for engineered specification for walls over 1 metre in height.
  • Dry stacked wall or with a 20mm face mortar joints.
  • Rock pitching can be on new or existing concrete wall.

Stone for walls

  • Sandstone Walls
  • Bluestone Walls
  • Wee Jasper Stone Walls
  • Excavation Rock Walls

We have been trading in Canberra for the past decade and will take on any or all aspects of your retaining wall works from supply and installation to maintenance repair works. For any inquires fill out the form on the retaining walls quotes page.

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