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convert timber sleepers

into timber walls

Retain-iT is an easy to use solution for creating robust retaining walls from timber sleepers.

The Retain-iT post system provides a snug fit so when the sleeper is dropped in, it is immediately secure. No packing or fastening is required.

As functional as it is beautiful, the system has the strength and long-life of high tensile galvanised steel, and is flexible enough to cater to wall heights up to 800mm or four sleepers high.

Proudly developed in Australia. Australian Design Registered components.

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Retain-iT® Post System

Retain iT is a DIY-friendly post system for building retaining walls, garden beds, sandpits, and playgrounds. Traditional walls and beds once required drilling and screwing posts and rails. With Retain iT, simply install your posts and drop in your sleepers up to 800mm high for a strong wall. Fencing bracket also available.
Retain iT now available in sleek black powder-coat!

Retain-iT® 50mm System

  • Converts timber sleepers into timber retaining walls up to 800mm high
  • 50mm system suits all 50mm timber sleepers
  • High tensile, galvanised for long life
  • Heavy duty, robust steel construction


HEAVY DUTY RETAINING POST SYSTEM

Easy to use solution for creating solid, aesthetically pleasing retaining walls from timber sleepers

Whites Retain-iT provides a snug fit so that the sleeper is dropped in and immediately secure. No packing or fastening is required.

Available in three configurations:

  • Corner Post - for perfect 90-degree corners
  • Joiner Post - for joining sleepers in a straight line
  • End Post - for a neat finish to your wall

As functional as it is beautiful, the system has the strength and long-life of high tensile, galvanised steel and is flexible enough to cater to single, double, triple and quadruple sleeper heights.

Retain-iT 50mm systems suit timber sleepers that are 50mm wide. For 75mm wide sleepers use, Retain-iT 75mm system.

 

Handy Hints:

  • Check with your local council for regulations regarding retaining walls.
  • When installing Retain-iT, concrete one post at a time adding sleepers as you go to ensure a straight wall
  • For a different look, add a layer of timber capping to the top of the wall - it makes for great seating too
  • Designed with 15-degree tolerance, so you can create 'curved' walls at special angles

Retain-iT® 75mm System

  • Converts timber sleepers into timber retaining walls up to 800mm high
  • 75mm system suits all 75mm timber sleepers
  • High tensile, galvanised for long life
  • Heavy duty, robust steel construction


HEAVY DUTY RETAINING POST SYSTEM

Easy to use solution for creating solid, aesthetically pleasing retaining walls from timber sleepers

Whites Retain-iT provides a snug fit so that the sleeper is dropped in and immediately secure. No packing or fastening is required.

Available in three configurations:

  • Corner Post - for perfect 90-degree corners
  • Joiner Post - for joining sleepers in a straight line
  • End Post - for a neat finish to your wall

As functional as it is beautiful, the system has the strength and long-life of high tensile, galvanised steel, and, is flexible enough to cater to single, double, triple and quadruple sleeper heights.

Retain-iT 75mm systems suit timber sleepers that are 75mm wide. For 50mm wide sleepers, use Retain-iT 50mm system.

 

Handy Hints:

  • Check with your local council for regulations regarding retaining walls.
  • When installing Retain-iT, concrete one post at a time adding sleepers as you go to ensure a straight wall
  • For a different look, add a layer of timber capping to the top of the wall - it makes for great seating too
  • Designed with 15-degree tolerance,so you can create 'curved' walls at special angles

Black Retain-iT® 50mm System

  • Converts timber sleepers into timber retaining walls up to 600mm high
  • 50mm system suits all 50mm timber sleepers
  • Heavy duty, robust steel construction
  • High tensile galvanised steel for long life
  • Black powder-coated finish
  • Available at selected Bunnings stores only - check with your store for availability, or order through Bunnings Special Orders


HEAVY DUTY RETAINING POST SYSTEM, SLEEK BLACK LOOK

Easy to use solution for creating solid, aesthetically pleasing retaining walls from timber sleepers

Whites Retain-iT provides a snug fit so that the sleeper is dropped in and immediately secure. No packing or fastening is required.

Available in three configurations:

  • Corner Post - for perfect 90-degree corners
  • Joiner Post - for joining sleepers in a straight line
  • End Post - for a neat finish to your wall

As functional as it is beautiful, the system has the strength and long-life of high tensile galvanised steel, powder-coated for a sleek black finish. It is flexible enough to cater to single, double and triple sleeper heights.

Retain-iT 50mm systems suit timber sleepers that are 50mm wide. For 75mm wide sleepers use, Retain-iT 75mm system.

Handy Hints:

  • Check with your local council for regulations regarding retaining walls.
  • When installing Retain-iT, concrete one post at a time adding sleepers as you go to ensure a straight wall
  • For a different look, add a layer of timber capping to the top of the wall - it makes for great seating too
  • Designed with 15-degree tolerance, so you can create 'curved' walls at special angles

Black Retain-iT® 75mm System

  • Converts timber sleepers into timber retaining walls up to 600mm high
  • 75mm system suits all 75mm timber sleepers
  • Heavy duty, robust steel construction
  • High tensile galvanised steel for long life
  • Black powder-coated finish
  • Available at Selected Bunnings stores only - check with your store for availability, or order through Bunnings Special Orders


HEAVY DUTY RETAINING POST SYSTEM, SLEEK BLACK LOOK

Easy to use solution for creating solid, aesthetically pleasing retaining walls from timber sleepers

Whites Retain-iT provides a snug fit so that the sleeper is dropped in and immediately secure. No packing or fastening is required.

Available in three configurations:

  • Corner Post - for perfect 90-degree corners
  • Joiner Post - for joining sleepers in a straight line
  • End Post - for a neat finish to your wall

As functional as it is beautiful, the system has the strength and long-life of high tensile galvanised steel, powder-coated for a sleek black finish. It is flexible enough to cater to single, double and triple sleeper heights.

Retain-iT 75mm systems suit timber sleepers that are 75mm wide. For 50mm wide sleepers, use Retain-iT 50mm system.

Handy Hints:

  • Check with your local council for regulations regarding retaining walls.
  • When installing Retain-iT, concrete one post at a time adding sleepers as you go to ensure a straight wall
  • For a different look, add a layer of timber capping to the top of the wall - it makes for great seating too
  • Designed with 15-degree tolerance,so you can create 'curved' walls at special angles

Retain-iT® Fence Bracket

  • Sturdy fence post support
  • High tensile, galvanised for long life
  • Heavy duty, robust steel construction


HEAVY DUTY FENCE POST SUPPORT

Easy to use solution for creating a fence over an existing Retain iT retaining wall

Whites Retain-iT Fence Bracket provides a sturdy fence post support and allows you to add a fence to your retaining wall.

Simply slot-in into any of the three Retain-iT system: corner post, joiner post or end post and bolt-on to secure the bracket (as shown in the picture gallery).

As functional as it is beautiful, the system has the strength and long-life of high tensile, galvanised steel.

 

Handy Hints:

  • Check with your local council for regulations regarding retaining walls and fences.

Retain iT® Staking Solutions

Quick and easy to build. Ideal for garden beds, vegie patches, sandpits and playgrounds. Stakes are simply hammered into the ground; screw-fix or nail your timber into place to complete the job.

Retain-iT® Sleeper Stakes

  • Secures timber borders for garden beds, vegetable patches, sandpits and play areas
  • Can be hammered directly into the ground
  • Can be screwed or nailed directly into the timber


QUICK AND EASY STAKING SOLUTION

Whites Sleeper Stakes are easy to use staking solution for timber sleepers.

These are available in flat or corner configuration for single sleeper height garden beds and edging. Simply lay out your sleepers, drive the stake into the ground, and nail or screw through pre-drilled holes to secure your timber sleeper border.

 

 

Retain-iT® Heavy Duty Retaining Stakes

  • Corner stake for external corners
  • Flat stake for joining or straight runs
  • Hot dip galvanised for long life
  • Pre-drilled holes for easy screwing or nailing
  • 450mm bar secures deeply into the ground
  • Chisel point drives quickly and easily


HEAVY DUTY STAKING SOLUTION

Whites HD Retaining Stakes are easy to use heavy duty staking solution for timber sleepers. These are hot dip galvanised for a longer-life in the ground.

These stakes are available in flat or corner configuration for single sleeper height garden beds and edging. Simply lay out your sleepers, drive the stake into the ground and nail or screw through pre-drilled holes to secure your timber sleeper border.

  • the flat stake can be used for straight runs or for joining sleepers in longer runs
  • the corner stake provides 90-degrees internal or external corners

 

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