A retaining wall can be aesthetically pleasing and add height and dimension to your landscaping, but is also a vital part of any home’s foundation. The wall can protect your land from eroding, and additionally, if a home is built on a slope a strong retaining wall protects land from sliding away from the foundation and either weakening the foundation, damaging your landscaping, or both. Some of the benefits of installing a retaining walls are: Adding decorative extension to the home. Builds up garden beds. Keep soil dry and in place. Directs water drainage from rain away from your home, helping you avoid major property damage.Eliminating the eye sore of dirt piles, hills and sink holes.Reduces maintenance and prevents erosion.