Acreage living is a dream that many Australian’s wish to achieve but once they start living on the property they realise that there are a few things that need to be sorted out to make everything perfect and this can include building a dirt barrier using earthmoving equipment which is beneficial for a variety of reasons.

The Purpose Of A Dirt Barrier

There are many purposes to having a dirt barrier built on your property especially if you live near a main road or own a dam. Dirt barriers can be used to protect your dam by increasing the water volume stored and, if you use plants in your barrier, can protect it from excess nutrients entering the water.

Dirt barriers are also great as sound and visual shields. It can get quite noisy if you live on a main road so the soil absorbs the sounds of the traffic and deters prying eyes. You can also use plants here so that you aren’t staring at a huge pile of dirt. Plants also help to mitigate sound and increase visual appeal while helping shield your property from others.

The Best Tools For The Job

Creating a large dirt barrier on an acreage property is not easy, especially with the amount of soil you have to move. Luckily, there are a few ways to complete your project with earthmoving equipment such as tipper trucks and excavator hire. Plus you may be able to kill two birds with one stone if you are planning on building a dam as you can use the soil from your dam for your barrier!

Earthmoving equipment is the most economical way to build your dirt barrier as the tons of soil needed can be moved into place within hours, not days by hand. This means that you can enjoy peace and quiet sooner, and you don’t have to perform hard labour.

How Aussie Can Help

We have a range of earthmoving equipment that is perfect for earthworks at home, especially on large acreage properties. This allows us to choose the best plant machinery for the job so that everything is time efficient and saves you money in the long run.

We also ensure our client’s safety while on site with zero contact operations while on your property, safe work zones and professional operators that are trained in safe machine operation practices. This ensures that there is no risk to you or your family while we complete your project!

If you need professional earthmoving equipment to build a dirt barrier on your property contact us today on (07) 3206 2800.