SALT OF THE EARTH'S SEAWALL CONSTRUCTION AND REPAIR
We’ll turn your waterfront vision into reality with the knowledge and experience to support any marine construction project from start to finish — always executed with the utmost professionalism and quality. Upon completion of your project, your property will be transformed to a water’s edge retreat.
Westchester NY and Connecticut’s largest marine contractor, Salt of the Earth offers a complete line of waterfront structures and dredging services which can be seen throughout the coast. Our success is attributed to our commitment to quality workmanship and unsurpassed customer service.
We specialize in superior seawall construction, using only the industry’s leading products. Construction of a seawall requires quality materials and advanced technology in order to prevent erosion and to withstand strong winds and high waves.
A seawall, also known as a bulkhead or retaining wall, keeps the water from eroding the soil back into the water. Each seawall project has its own set of unique requirements. The stability of any seawall is dependent upon variables such as wall height, sheet pile length and strength, wale system, backfill, foundation soil and tide.
We use the highest performance materials with years of warranty. Our services warranty guarantees against rust, rot, corrosion, falling prey to marine borers, or UV damage from the sun.
With over a decade of experience in all facets of landscape design, installation and maintenance and an intense focus on exceeding customer’s expectations, Salt of the Earth prides itself on its creativity and “do it right, do it once” approach. Our landscaping services include, but are not limited to:
- Retaining walls
Our passion is to go beyond the usual and expected, to create personalized outdoor living spaces for our clients. Our team has grown to understand and appreciate the importance of detail. All these factors make us the leading landscaping contractors in Westchester, NY, all the way to Connecticut.
Salt of the Earth, Inc. is also fully licensed to perform excavation projects. We have been serving the Westchester, NY, and Connecticut area for decades. Our excavation services include.
- New home site excavations
- Grading and releveling
- Land clearing
What is a Seawall?
What Does a Seawall Look Like?
What is the stability of seawalls?
What is the Purpose of a Seawall?
- Helping to defend against erosion.
- Serving as a barrier to protect against potential flooding and minimize the potential damage caused by large heavy waves from storms and hurricanes.
- Protecting waterfront structures from wave action and corrosion.
What is the Main Drawback of a Seawall?
Do I Need a Seawall?
What are the seawall regulations for my area?
Permitting aims to ensure that seawalls are built safely, not only for your family but also for your neighbors and area wildlife. Some areas will require additional permitting for a local environmental agency.
Which materials are best suited for my area?
Wood and steel can also be used in some places, as can fiberglass composite and even sandbags. One popular material is vinyl sheet pile. Durable and strong, vinyl seawalls effectively fight against erosion and flooding.