Retaining walls are commonly erected to support structures and provide landscaping improvements. In spite of the crucial support they are to provide for structures proper engineering of the support capability of the retaining walls is seldom done.
Swimming Pool Structure
Swimming pools without pier support and high strength shells are subject to cracking, and going out of level. If it is worth building a pool for enjoyment it is worthwhile to insure that the expenditure on the swimming pool is best protected by adequate strength and support.
Control of moisture is vitally important to the stability of houses, retaining walls and all other structures built on clay soil. Having a house lot that is dry and free of ponded water is essential to the enjoyment of your property. Drainage design will identify the sources of water and the methods that can be employed to dispose of the water.