LC040: Precast Retaining Walls from the Ground Up
All participants attending any Landscape Ontario onsite seminar will need to present their proof of vaccination along with photo ID upon their arrival.

Learn all there is to know about building retaining walls in this two-day seminar.
Participants will explore why walls fail, proper construction techniques and selecting the walling system to meet your project and permit requirements. The importance of soil structure, drainage, surcharge loads, granular backfill, base preparation, selection and use of geogrids, filter blankets, and proper compaction will be discussed in detail.
Participants will build steps, walls and pillars using various precast retaining wall products. Along with constructing a concrete block wall and face it with natural stone ledge rock. The wall will be capped with hand chiseled coping.
Participants will leave with a sound understanding of how to build retaining walls.

Participants are required to bring personal protective equipment including: work boots, gloves, eye and hearing protection, particulate mask, etc., bring along a 2-3 lb. steel mallet, one splitting chisel and one facing chisel.

LO member price: $385.00
Non-member price: $550.00
Maximum participants: 8
Location: Landscape Ontario, 7856 5th Line S., Milton
Instructor: Ryan Heath CLHM, CLHT, Betz Pools Ltd.
Dates: Monday February 14, 2022 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
Tuesday February 15, 2022 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
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