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Philadelphia Excavating Contractors

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Lawn & Landscape Works
from 13 reviews
  • 20 hires on Thumbtack
Tom D.
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Roughly 20 stumps excavated. 3000 sq ft tilled and leveled. Fairly priced, prompt and very easy to work with. Would definitely hire again.

Top Pro
  • 4 years in business
  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Tom S.
Verified review

Someone you can trust. Sylvan with Environmental Fabrications is the real deal. Very professional and easy to work with-someone that can actually communicate! It's refreshing to come across people that not only care about the job, but the customer as well. Vast knowledge and experience to get the job done right. When it comes to your property, you can be confident in choosing Environmental Fabrications! My in-laws also used Environmental Fabrications to fix their sinking yard and deck. Turned out to be an old septic tank under the deck that needed to be excavated. Sylvan and his team stopped at nothing to ensure the job was done safely, in a timely manner, and within budget. Thank you for saving the day!

J & J Hauling llc
from 10 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 14 hires on Thumbtack
Jack I.
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Had a large tv and other debris hauled away. Jack and his team did a great job!

John Dean Excavation
from 8 reviews
  • 9 hires on Thumbtack
Jason V.
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We used John's services to excavate for an inground trampoline. Communication was very easy, and he came out to check out the job within a day or two. The job was wrapped up within a week. Very professional and easy to work with.

V2R Construction LLC
from 6 reviews
  • 60 years in business
  • 12 hires on Thumbtack
Alex H.
Verified review

I recently had v2r do all the work on my house. They were very professional. On time every day and respectful. I couldn't be happier with the work they did. I love my new house now and the ideas they helped me come up with for the concept. The price was also unbeatable by previous offers I revieved. I would use them again and refer them to my own family and friends!

J.Mason Plumbing & Heating
from 4 reviews
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Priya R.
Verified review

The overflow drain in our bathtub was broken, and water was leaking into the kitchen below. Mr. Mason repaired the drain. After calling two plumbers recommended by friends, who never called us back despite repeated phone calls, we decided to do our research and contact Mr. Mason. He responded immediately, with a quote on Saturday. Told us he could come first thing Monday and was there exactly on time. He fixed the problem and charged us what he quoted us, and was extremely courteous and professional. We also had him diagnose another problem with the bathroom, which he did and gave us a quote for the repair. But what we really appreciated was that he was honest enough to tell us that it didn't require an immediate fix (more an annoyance than something that would damage our home). We are new homeowners and are struggling to find "go-to" contractors who we can trust. Mr. Mason will be our "go-to" plumber.

ceres services
from 5 reviews
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
Sierra B.
Verified review

Jeff did a great job getting my yard looking good for spring. My beds and shrubs had become hugely overgrown and the winter storms left a big mess. I’m very happy with the work Ceres did for me. It looks great and the yard is going to be much easier to maintain now. They were responsive and worked quickly. I recommend them highly.

  • 22 years in business
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Mark S.
Verified review

This is our first spring in the new house and we were eager to clean up the front flower beds and plant new things. I would have needed to work for weeks to get it done, so I searched on here to find someone to help us out and get it done much quicker. Paul and his crew did a fantastic job clearing the beds and removing stumps. Thank you...they look great!

Clifford F.
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I place an Urgent call to Midlantic in regards to a fixing a main water line..Midlantic came when they said, when other contractors couldnt get out. They quoted me a fair estimate and did a great job. They were professional and courteous. I will recommend them to my friends.Thanks Midlantic

Mariani Enterprises
from 1 review
  • 21 years in business
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Ryan R.
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I've never taken the time to review a service before, but I was blown away by the professionalism, honesty, and good will shown by Mariani Enterprises. Paul responded in a matter of minutes to my posting and was on site less than 24 hours later. Words cannot express how valuable Paul's experience and expertise are. He has repeatedly gone above and beyond to answer questions, make himself available, call all relevant municipalities, and chase down all leads in order to ensure an upfront price with no hidden costs. I would recommend Mariana Enterprises to anyone without hesitation or reservation.

  • 31 years in business
Richard B.
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BBB Contractors is among the residential and commercial excavation companies that offer landscaping services. They also do cleanouts at a fair price.


Steve Stepps provides site excavation services. He is among the excavators who do plumbing jobs which include fixture installation and drain cleaning. He handles carpets, sheetrocks and concretes too.


Tri-Boro Paving Company, Inc. provides residential and commercial clients with asphalt paving services. They specialize in boulder placement, concrete driveway installation, excavations and many more.


This landscaping company also provides professional custom masonry and demolition services. They offer asphalt and concrete work, drainage and interior water mitigation, excavating services and more.


We offer quality construction services at competitive prices. Our work is always guaranteed Contact us anytime for a no risk completely free estimate City of Philadelphia approved Demolition Contractor Proud member of the MBEC and WMBE Certified


Jose Ramirez is dedicated to provide quality services that exceed the expectations of his respectable customers. He undertakes utility work, water line connections, concrete and excavation.

  • 46 years in business

Quality work and attention to details. Quick response to inquiries.


We do new custom home construction, additions and remodels. We are a shop for cabinet work and can handle the whole project from start to finish.

  • 3 years in business

My quality of work can not be matched by any other small contractor. I really do take great pride in my work and am not satisfied until the customer says it's good

  • 33 years in business

C.H. Excavating, Inc. provides site development, excavation, demolition, backhoe and bulldozer and land clearing services in the Central Jersey area. We are a top-rated excavator located in Monroe, NJ. When you need residential or commercial land made ready for construction, C.H. Excavating has the site developers to turn to for experienced and reliable site development and excavation service. Since 1988, residents and businesses in Central New Jersey have been trusting C.H. Excavating, Inc., a family-owned-and-operated company for all their excavation, demolition and land clearing needs. In that time, we have built up a reputation as being dependable, reasonably priced and always courteous, doing whatever we can to ensure you are satisfied with the quality of your excavation work.


Our services include: * Mulching * Lawn Care * Clean ups * Tree removal * Decks * Patios * Walkways * Retaining walls * Installation and repair * Drains * Bobcat work * Shed bases * Fences and much, much more Also, Saltzer Landscaping was voted best of Montco.

  • 32 years in business

I am a full-service excavation contractor and have been serving Cecil county since 1986. I do septic system diagnostics and remediation. I also provide free estimates.


Family owner and operator in the excavation/swimming pool business for 45 years. Fully licensed and insured!!


JB Henry & Son does it all. No job is too big or small from shrub removal and mulching to basement water proofing and basement perimeter drains, entire basement installations, septic systems, septic repairs as well as topsoil, sod, and grading, land clearing, and demolition. With over 15 years of experience, we're fully insured and work side by side with our customers to provide the outcome that our customers have come to expect.


Get premier and safe ground excavations when you hire Desimone Excavating. They have a team of skilled handymen who also offer demolition, debris removal and hauling, among others.

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