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Retaining Walls Provide Retail Development Solution

The retail center enjoys a prominent, elevated location, thanks to tall VERSA-LOK retaining wallsWhen Swedish home furnishings icon IKEA sought to build new Midwestern store, a shopping center landscape created with feet of retaining walls in Merriam, Kansas, was in its sights.

Leaking Underground Garage Remedied with VERSA-LOK SRWs

Leaky Condo Garage RemediedWhen water started seeping into an underground parking garage below a four-story condominium building in St. Paul, Minn., the property managers knew that the only solution was to re-waterproof the exterior block of the garage.

VERSA-LOK Makes Beautiful Columns Easy!

Landscape Columns with FenceWhen you think retaining wall systems, don't forget about the many beautiful features, such as columns, that you can create with VERSA-LOK retaining wall systems. Create decorative columns, pilasters within a wall design, or facing for support columns. Columns also can be integrated into a freestanding wall or as corners in a wall.

Create Grandstand Seating That's a Crowd-Pleaser!

VERSA-LOK stadium bleachers

Create stunning, cost-effective and comfortable grandstand seating with VERSA-LOK retaining wall systems. School districts and other customers choose VERSA-LOK wall systems for their beauty, durability and cost-savings.

In using VERSA-LOK for its grandstand seating, the Lawrence, Kansas, School District saved $100 per seat as compared to the cost of enclosed aluminum bleachers.  

Have a Seat. On Us.

Create Attractive and Durable Bleacher Seating

Design beautiful, practical and affordable outdoor seating with VERSA-LOK  retaining wall units.

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Outdoor kitchens built with VERSA-LOK have caught fire among homeowners who are spending more time entertaining in their back yards. 


VERSA-LOK walls can be built in tiers to minimize their visual impact on the landscape.


You're only limited by your imagination when designing with VERSA-LOK. 


If you can design it, you can build it with VERSA-LOK.


VERSA-LOK Mosaic is perfect for historic renovation projects and takes on an added dimension with multicolored units.


There’s no need to be afraid of heights when you’re building with VERSA-LOK.


Water features are an increasingly popular use for VERSA-LOK, especially in combination with natural stone.


VERSA-LOK’s strength and versatility lends itself to bridge and culvert construction without sacrificing beauty.


Stairs and freestanding columns can be integrated into VERSA-LOK walls without the use of special units.


VERSA-LOK segmental retaining walls maintain their integrity even in the most severe northern climates.


Monument walls built with VERSA-LOK make a stunning frame for commercial signage


Random-pattern VERSA-LOK Mosaic is a favorite for upscale commercial developments.