Gabion baskets are galvanized wire containers that are filled with decorative rocks or glass chunks. These ornamental baskets have tremendous curb appeal and can be used in a variety of ways to protect homes and commercial structures. Weinstein Construction offers gabion baskets as an innovative and cost-effective solution to fight soil erosion or protect against high-velocity water flow (gabions disperse water pressure through openings in [...]
The word “Gabion” is derived from the ancient Italian word, “Gabbione” which means a big cage. Originally, such cages were made from wicker and used as military fortifications, but now they are made out of a strong, welded, galvanized steel wire, that can hold its shape when filled with heavy rocks.
No, gabion baskets are actually very affordable to construct, as they are made of economical materials that are also inexpensive to transport and build on-site. Give the professionals at Weinstein Construction a call to discover all the wonderful aspects of gabion baskets!