Pros and Cons of Rip Rap

In our line of business, which is helping you protect your assets from damages brought about by the forces of nature, we talk a lot about materials. One of the important materials for our operations is something called Rip Rap. We’ve written about this in a couple of other places, detailing the types of Rip and Rap as well as what kind of defense it provides. Let’s take another look at some of the pros and cons of using Rip Rap for retaining walls.

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Seawall Maintenance

When shopping for a new property that comes with a seawall, it’s not a one-size-fits-all deal. Down the line, if not taken care of properly, your seawall can wind up costing you. That’s because seawalls need to be kept in great condition.  When you fail to keep a seawall in good condition, then it fails … Read more

Rip Rap Stone Size Guide

Rip Rap stone is a type of stone that has been crushed and screened. It is extremely rugged and durable and tends to be too large to sink down into the soil where it is used. There are different sizes available. For this reason, it is highly versatile and suitable for a number of different … Read more

What is Rip Rap?

Have you ever gone to the oceanside and recognized that the row of rocks along the coastline is just a little too perfectly aligned? Have you walked across a parking lot filled with gravel and wondered what type of rock it was all made of? Well, it may come as a surprise for some people, … Read more