Beautifully engineered to last a lifetime - guaranteed.

About Us


Founded in 1999, Metro Retaining Walls has become one of St. Louis’ leading independent retaining wall companies. Over the years, our reputation has grown as a company that provides exceptional personalized service, high-quality, professional engineering and structural design. We are involved in every phase of the commercial and residential retaining wall market, including: excavation, engineering and construction solutions.

Owner and president John Baker holds a B.S. in engineering from Parks College and an M.B.A. from the St. Louis University John Cook School of Business. John worked for the Boeing Company for 13 years before founding Metro Retaining Walls. John is a hands-on owner who is involved in many daily business functions and operations such as sales, construction and final walk through of completed projects.

As a company, it is our job to ensure all of our customers are satisfied. John has brought together a team of industry professional who have more than 60 years of combined knowledge and experience in the retaining wall industry. These professionals pride themselves on providing beautiful hardscapes with proven structural integrity. Beautiful designs that are structurally engineered allow us to provide you with an industry leading lifetime warranty for the installation of your project.

Contact Information

Metro Retaining Walls

Beautifully Engineered to Last a Lifetime!

St. Louis, MO

Phone: 314-393-0753