Excavation Services

Excavating can be used for many different purposes. Such as tree removal, ditch and canal cleaning, and utility work including sewer, water, and power. Excavation can also be used for site grading to ensure the area is safe for construction. Trying to do an excavation project on your own can be time consuming, pricey, and difficult to do alone. – especially if you don’t have the proper tools and equipment. By using a professional excavation service, you can save yourself the headache.

Tree Removal, Ditch and Canal Cleaning

The removal of trees and stumps is referred to as grubbing. Grubbing is the process of removing all obstructions and clearing the area to be ready for construction. However, sometimes you will need a tree removed simply because it has died. Dead trees and tree stumps are an eyesore and can take up valuable space. Removing a tree, or a tree stump, yourself would require hours of cutting, digging, heavy duty equipment and some serious horsepower. With a professional excavation team, they have the proper equipment to get the job done efficiently. Excavation methods are also used to help clean out ditches and canals. Debris and buildup can block the water flow. With the help of a professional excavation team the blockage can quickly and easily be removed.

Sewer, Water and Power Access

Most people don’t think about the behind the scenes in our everyday lives. Sewer, water and power lines are everywhere connecting us all. At times these things need servicing, replaced or repaired. Attempting to do it yourself can actually be quite risky. It’s law that you must call in to 811, the Call Before You Dig hotline, before you perform your dig to determine the safety of your dig. There are many different service lines beneath the ground that you don’t want to mess with. Digging blindly can cost you a lot of money if the dig goes awry and can potentially be hazardous to your safety. Using a professional will help eliminate your risks.

Site Grading

Site grading is a technique used by excavation professionals to even out a construction site. If a site has a slope it will cause for an unstable foundation for your structure. Professionals must be used for this type of service to ensure accuracy. Heavy machinery such as a bulldozer and excavator are used to prepare the surface for leveling, then a grader is brought in to achieve the even finish.

Permits and Safety

As stated before, it’s law in most states to call in before you conduct a dig to make sure you’re clear and safe. By using a professional you can avoid these risks. A licensed professional will know when and who to call. They will also know how to properly and safely carry out the excavation needed. Also, a lot of projects could require a permit. These permits can take time and money to obtain yourself. Whereas hiring a licensed professional, who keeps all permits and insurance up to date, will benefit you greatly in the long run. If you find yourself in need of a professional excavation team CONTACT US to setup an appointment.