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When you live on beautiful, waterfront property, you want to make sure you don’t lose any of it to erosion. Unfortunately, seawall failure can compromise the safety of your waterfront while also allowing erosion to eat away at your property. Understanding why seawall failure occurs and taking steps to prevent it can help protect your...
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How Long Will A Wood Retaining Wall Last? With proper maintenance a wood retaining seawall may last for a very long time. It may be necessary to replace pilings or other parts of the structure as they show signs of wear, and some backfill to replace normal erosion is likely. In the end, the longevity...
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Over time, seawalls age and deteriorate. This is caused by waves striking the concrete slabs, severe weather, heating and cooling cycles in the concrete, and more. The important factor is that a seawall needs to be renovated when it begins to show signs of wear. Increased Home Value Living on a coastal or waterfront property in Florida...
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When purchasing a waterfront property with a seawall, you should hire a professional seawall inspector to evaluate the present condition. The seawall is an expensive and necessary part of your property and provides an important protective barrier that is most often ignored. If you own a property with a seawall, when was the last time...
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As a Floridian, you know that hurricane season is no joke, especially if you live on the water. June 1st starts the hurricane season, which lasts until the end of November. While there is nothing you can do to prevent a hurricane from occurring, there are a number of preventative measures you can take to...
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Building and Maintaining a Seawall on the Lake Seawalls protect land from erosion by a body of water.  If you have seen a seawall on the beach, just know that seawalls on the lake serve the same purpose. Just on a much, much smaller scale! A seawall is usually made of wood, stone, steel or concrete....
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When it comes to seawalls, there is a lot more to learn than meets the eye. A seawall is like a living, breathing thing: especially in the way that they are designed to function. But like all living breathing things, they have a finite lifespan. For many of them, it’s a mere 20 – 30...
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It’s an issue that gets worse and worse by the year: Intracoastal flooding in Delray Beach. The high tides are sending water into homes. Even after heavy rains, the streets fill up with water. The city says they are working as quickly as possible on a solution but it will take much more than a seawall...
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Waterfront property owners enjoy gorgeous views and easy access to water sports such as boating, fishing, and swimming. Erosion is a very real concern for many who choose to have their homes near the water. Fortunately, residential property owners have the option of having seawalls installed for the purpose of protecting their landscaping from the...
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Question: Our condominium vinyl seawall was destroyed by Hurricane Irma. The board has a proposal to replace the vinyl seawall with a riprap stone seawall, along with a 4-foot wide gravel walkway. There was no walkway before, and the walkway is being sold to the owners as a splash guard. Another condominium just down the street...
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SEAWALL DOCTORS, a full-service construction company, has been located in South Florida for several years specializing in sea wall repair, soil stabilization, infrastructure restoration, remodeling and construction.