Residential Excavation Service in Bismarck, ND

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Our team is ready to take on your next big construction project in Bismarck! We offer excavating services for home builders, construction companies, commercial projects, and many others! We make sure to have our equipment well-maintained and ready to go to avoid any downtime. It is so important to work with a construction company that you have faith in, so we do everything we can to EARN your trust.

Excavating for Foundations

New home construction and commercial buildings need to go on a solid foundation. We work diligently with other contractors to ensure that we make their life easier. Properly digging a foundation must be precise, timely, and clean. We strive to do the best work we can and communicate with other companies on the site. 

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Land Grading

Before building begins, some sort of site prep will be needed. Land leveling and grading has many benefits not only aesthetically, but functionally. Our team has the experience to get the grading done on time and ensure that our slope is accurate. We are very detailed in our work and want to make sure that we get it right the first time. 

Benefits of a Boulder/ Engineered Wall

Not only is erosion controlled effectively, but a boulder/engineered wall has excellent drainage compared to timber and concrete retaining walls. They are durable and long lasting, naturally appealing and rustic.

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How Much Does a Boulder Wall Cost?

When determining the cost, several factors come into play, including the overall scale and size, the height of the retaining wall, the materials used in the creation, and the complexity of the design. 

How Do I Hire a Builder?

Before you hire any so-called “professional”, there are a few necessities you should expect from your builder. Make sure they are licensed, insured, and transparent about completion time. It’s also a good idea to get a free estimate and examples of their work. Feel free to reach out to us if you’d like an estimate!

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