Category Archives: Gravity Retaining
Current category: 28
7/2019 – Accommodating a pool with Terraforce
It is not unusual for properties to sit nestled in a steeply sloping garden, leaving no space for a pool or patio. It also not unusual for a wooden deck to provide that space for outdoor entertainment, considering that it, on the surface, seems to be one of the most straightforward solutions in providing more space for living, entertaining, sunbathing, barbecues, and relaxation. (more…)
8/2015 – Carving out space for play in India
Terraforce retaining walls at the private residence of Liberty Group, a well established company importing and manufacturing edible oils and fats. More recently the group has expanded into marine foods, animal feed, eco-friendly green energy systems like wind power generation, infra-structure development and exports of high quality agricultural products. (more…)
11/2005 – Terraforce supports a tennis court
Terraforce supports a new tennis court at an up-market Bishops Court residence required extensive earthworks with the usual retaining at the fill side as well as at the cut face. iCOS Engineers were appointed by Decorton Retaining Systems (Pty) Ltd to design the rock face Terraforce retaining walls at 35 Claasens Drive, Constantia. Construction commenced in September 2002.
3/2013 – Outdoor entertainment: retaining wall with function
Retaining wall with varied form and function
Don’t let the steep slope in your backyard get in the way of your landscaping dreams. A concrete retaining wall with function can bring character and function to any landscape. If you’re looking to change the feel of your backyard and create more entertainment space, a retaining wall may be the answer.
9/2012 – Introducing the Décor Wall Block
Backyard extension and refurbishing: new concrete block
A new concrete retaining block was tested for the first time on this site located on the R44 to Klapmuts, next to the N1 in the Western Cape. The site was earmarked by the owner as a restaurant and conference centre as he recognised a growing need for corporate business venues situated outside the CBD.
6/2010 – Sheer ground to play ground
From sheer ground to playground
Create an ideal family garden with the Terraforce Retaining Wall System. Most homeowners dream of a billiard-table flat property, with plenty of space for children to run and play. For many this will simply not happen, as many sought after family homes are often situated on heavily contoured ground, creating a need for an extensive retaining wall.