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Top Wall Blocks of 2018

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Top 8 Retaining Wall Blocks of 2018

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Top Retaining Wall Block Options

Learn about the retaining wall block at AreA Landscape Supply.  This is the last post in the series of our 2018 Best Selling lists: Top Retaining Wall Block options of 2018.


Joins us as we count down (one last time this year) to the most popular retaining wall block at AreA Landscape Supply.  This list includes Unilock, and Rockwood retaining wall block.  The styles, old and new favorites alike, vary from traditional appearance to transitional, to modern.  Use this list to help with your decision process to choose your wall block!

Check out all of our garden and retaining wall block options and get an idea on how to begin an installation.



The U-Cara Multi-Face Wall System represents a revolution in wall design.  This patented system uses structural backer blocks and various fascia panels for unlimited design options.  U-Cara just joined the Unilock product line this year, and is already a top favorite!


Pisa 2

A long-time part of Unilock, Pisa 2 has a built-in setback design that automatically forms the correct slope, ensuring a sturdy and highly stable retaining wall. The product’s tapered components also allow you to easily create eye-catching curved walls and steps.  Pisa 2 is available in 3 colors; one new for 2018!


Cottage Stone

Rockwood’s Cottage Stone® has a beveled face and is perfect for terraced gardens, tree rings, or low retaining walls. The unique, patented design makes it easy to create curves and shapes.  It saves time by eliminating the need to clean courses.


Brussels Dimensional

The antiqued appearance of Brussels Dimensional Stone is a great alternative to expensive natural stone products. These units can be used to build planter walls, steps, edge restraints and specialty features.  Sunset Fire Pit Kits use the Brussels Dimensional wall blocks.



Contemporary and sleek lines define Lineo Dimensional Stone with a linear multi-length plank look. Ideal for garden walls, pillars, other outdoor vertical elements, Lineo Dimensional Stone offers up modern design and exceptional flexibility.



With Rivercrest™ Wall, you get the character and flexibility of natural stone combined with the durability and affordability of concrete.  Cast from natural stone, this block benefits from Reala Technology and received the “red dot” award in 2013.  Consider the Rivercrest Firepit Kit to coordinate with and complete the look.


Estate Wall

The unique antique-textured finish of this classic wall recreates the appearance of natural ledge rock to add a regal touch to landscape plans. Versatile, multiple length units allow you to create virtually any seat wall, planter, step or pillar design.


Quarry Wall

Whether your outdoor design plans call for constructing a curved wall, seat wall, edging or a more complex outdoor kitchen, the antiqued finish of Olde Quarry will give it an air of sophistication. Its weathered appearance makes it the perfect alternative to expensive natural stone products.