Whilst wooden retaining walls can be the right choice for some properties, brick retaining walls are usually the superior choice. Here are two reasons why.
They have greater longevity than wooden retaining walls
Perhaps the most significant reason why so many property owners have their contractors build brick retaining walls rather than wooden ones is that the former's lifespan is almost always longer than the latter's lifespan.
The reason for this is that whilst there are very few things that can destroy a brick wall, there are many that can cause the deterioration of a wooden one.