VERSA-LOK Tips & Tricks Videos

YouTube creator Stanley "Dirt Monkey" Genadek introduces this new how-to short video series from VERSA-LOK Midwest designed for contractors to watch quickly on-the-job! Each video, also linked below, is about a minute long.  

YouTube content creator and hardscaping pro Stanley "Dirt Monkey" Genadek covers retaining wall basics from beginner to advanced in his video "Skills that pay the Bills." We thank Stan for his content and collaboration.

Tips Videos 1-4

Avoid retaining wall DISASTER!

The handy VERSA-Lifter back-saver!

VERSA-TUFF Pins for the win!

VERSA-LOK + variable bond = EASY

Tips Videos 5-8

VERSA-LOK inside curves

VERSA-LOK outside curves

Inside 90-degree corners

How to hand-split a VERSA-LOK block

Tips Videos 9-12

Outside 90-degree corners

Inside 45-degree angles

Outside 45-degree angles

Tips for making VERSA-LOK columns 

Tips Videos 13-16

Freestanding and seat walls

Making stair treads with VERSA-LOK 

Capping VERSA-LOK walls

Tall walls need VERSA-Grid!

YouTube Creator Stan "Dirt Monkey" Genadek Retaining Wall Content

Enjoy this curated playlist featuring a compilation of hardscaping pro Stanley "Dirt Monkey" Genadek's content over the years pertaining to all aspects of retaining walls. 

Industry pro Stanley "Dirt Monkey" Genadek spends the day at VERSA-LOK, demonstrating all you can do with the Standard unit. We thank Stan for being our valued customer!

Walls & Pavers Training Seminars (Recorded 2022)

In this series of five wall videos, learn how VERSA-LOK's Standard can be modified without requiring special pieces to easily work within any landscape design as well as engineering information, wall estimating software and more.

In this series of four paver videos, learn best practices for a successful paving stone installation using Willow Creek Paving Stones for a patio, driveway, walkway, courtyard and more.