Mares & Dow – General Home Contractors

Find Style and Reliability From Retaining Wall Contractors in the San Francisco, Bay Area

Serving San Francisco and East Bay Since 1983

Retaining walls can be an essential element of your property, ensuring structural integrity and style, so let Mares & Dow Construction & Skylights be your trusted team of local retaining wall contractors to handle any project in San Francisco, complete with a wide range of options that can suit any application.

Retaining Walls Handled the Right Way

A feature as important as a retaining wall is certainly not an aspect to cut corners on, and with that in mind, the experts at Mares & Dow Construction & Skylights guarantee that your retaining wall construction will be handled with the proper care and attention to detail at every step.

We’ll carefully plan your retaining wall to ensure its adequate strength and integrity for your property and structures, including aspects such as tapering, turning, wrapping, or curving. We’ll also ensure proper drainage and backfill to control pressure in the long term, preventing damage to your retaining wall over the coming decades.


A Wide Range of Unique Styles

With the retaining wall contractors at Mares & Dow Construction & Skylights, you can find the perfect option to improve the function and style of your property, all while staying within budget. 

We work with an extensive range of materials, including:

We also offer a variety of modern interlocking block systems such as:

Each option also features a variety of color and finish options, making it possible to customize your property’s style.

Retaining Walls You Can Count On

Don’t leave such an essential part of your property construction to chance; put your trust in a team that’s been providing retaining wall contractors for more than 40 years. Reach out to Mares & Dow Construction & Skylights today to get started on a quote for your new retaining wall.

Reach out with any questions you have.


Benefits of Going with Mares & Dow Construction & Skylights


Experience & Accreditations

Mares & Dow Construction & Skylights is certified and accredited by the best manufacturers in the industry. From Grip-Tite Foundation Systems, to James Hardie Siding, to VELUX Skylights, you can be sure to get the highest quality products for whatever your project.


Knowledge & Expertise

Serving the San Francisco Bay Area for over 40 years with quality general contracting, home remodeling, and skylight installation means you'll get the benefits of our expertise for every project.


Proven Customer Satisfaction

Maintaining a high level of customer satisfaction, we are proud to have provided our customers throughout the San Francisco Bay Area with quality construction and home improvement services for 40 years. With half of our new clients coming to us from referrals, it’s no secret that our customers/friends are truly pleased with the work we do.