Top 3 Excavation Contractors in Pittsburgh, PA

Porch Pro Headshot Guerra Excavating Inc
Guerra Excavating is an excavation specialist in Pittsburgh. They offer dewatering, site preparation and more.
Serves Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Porch Pro Headshot Paul Altmyer Contracting, LLC
(13)
100% response rate
"Paul was absolutely excellent! He was a delight to work with, his price was much more reasonable than any other contractor quoted, and our driveway looks great! We will definitely be recommending him to all of our family and friends."
273 Mahoney Rd, Coraopolis, PA
412-915-1345
Porch Pro Headshot Zacchero Construction
Zacchero Construction is the premier company for company for all of your concrete, retaining wall, and decking needs. We offer quality work at an affordable price, guaranteed! Contact us today to discuss your project and for a free estimate!
201 Charm Ave, Pittsburgh, PA
412-715-8695

More Excavation Contractors in Pittsburgh, PA

Porch Pro Headshot Griffin Associates
Excavation Contractors
Serves Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
(227)
Porch Pro Headshot Mike's Maintenance & Landscaping
Excavation Contractors
Serves Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
(16)
Mike's Maintenance & Landscaping in the Klondike area will makeover your landscape, making it look both professional and clean.
Mike's Maintenance & Landscaping in the Klondike area will makeover your landscape, making it look both professional and clean.
Porch Pro Headshot III Generation Excavating & Paving LLC
Excavation Contractors
Serves Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
(16)
Established in 2000 and based out of Pittsburgh, III Generation Excavating & Paving is an excavating business and provides wet soil mixing, demolition services, and trenching as well as other services.
Established in 2000 and based out of Pittsburgh, III Generation Excavating & Paving is an excavating business and provides wet soil mixing, demolition services, and trenching as well as other services.
Porch Pro Headshot WestLand Homes, LLC. General Contractor
Excavation Contractors
Serves Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Fully insured PA licensed general contractor. New homes construction Excavation and foundations Concrete work Rain gutters Septic systems Anything you have in mind we can do for you.
Fully insured PA licensed general contractor. New homes construction Excavation and foundations Concrete work Rain gutters Septic systems Anything you have in mind we can do for you.
Porch Pro Headshot Cecchini construction
Excavation Contractors
Serves Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Enhance the floor you walk on with a soft, pristine carpet from Cecchini construction in January 2018,.
Enhance the floor you walk on with a soft, pristine carpet from Cecchini construction in January 2018,.
Porch Pro Headshot Cook Brothers Construction
Excavation Contractors
Serves Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
(5)
Cook Brothers Construction, established in 2004, is a general contractor that offers foundation repair and storm shelter installation as well as other services to Freedom.
Cook Brothers Construction, established in 2004, is a general contractor that offers foundation repair and storm shelter installation as well as other services to Freedom.
Porch Pro Headshot III Generation Excavating and Paving LLC
Excavation Contractors
Serves Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
III Generation Excavating and Paving is an excavating company from Pittsburgh. They provide services such as storm shelter design, land clearing, and erosion control.
III Generation Excavating and Paving is an excavating company from Pittsburgh. They provide services such as storm shelter design, land clearing, and erosion control.

Top questions to ask before hiring an excavation contractor

A professional will assist you with scope and estimates, but having a clear idea of what you want to accomplish will help communication.

Do you want professionals to do everything, or do you have the time and skill to do some of the work?

Many projects such as have a DIY component, such as painting or cleanup.

First and foremost, protect yourself and make sure the contractor and any sub-contractors are licensed, bonded and insured.

Recent reviews for Pittsburgh Excavation Contractors

353153

Great work. Everything went exactly as expected and the time frame was as discussed. Would definitely recommend again. Very nice and honest guy.

- Kristen Bellview
178557

We had some difficulties getting Paul out to complete the job originally. Our week job turned into several weeks. We are missing a cap on a post, some areas are still missing some stakes that he said he’d fix, but our fence does look nice and we’ve receiv...

- Judy Delaney
340255

Paul did a no call no show after he confirmed he would show. He then called after the appointment time and said he was in the middle of pouring concrete which is why he no called no showed . We decided to take another chance because he said he would come ...

- Joy G
402051

Wonderful to work with and work was exceptional. Will definitely reccoment.

- KElly Oday
240632

Mr. Altmyer laid a concrete walkway and garage apron with a man door step for me. He did an exceptional job. He was professional and kept to the given time table. Thank you, Mr. Altmyer. Donna Steele

- Donna Steele
303955

Paul did a no call no show after he confirmed he would show. He then called after the appointment time and said he was in the middle of pouring concrete which is why he no called no showed . We decided to take another chance because he said he would come ...

- Joy G
195638

My boyfriend and I had a retaining wall and fence done by Paul Altmyer. He was extremely professional and polite, and got the job done in the promised time frame. We wanted the wall done by July 4th, as we had guests coming from out of town, and even with...

- Lindsey Gallagher
182381

Good work thanks Paul

- Rick Bastone
185622

My wife and I are very pleased with our patio and retaining wall. Work was done well and he even came and finished when it was raining.

- Kenneth LaGuardia

Everything You Need to Know About Pittsburgh Excavation Contractors

Does the excavation contractor I want to hire need to be licensed in Pittsburgh?

Before you start any project, it is crucial to learn about the certifications and licenses that you or your Excavation Contractor need to have. There are 2 excavation contractors in Pittsburgh that are licensed.

Here are the types of license(s) Excavation Contractors need to have to work on Excavation Services jobs in PA:

Who are the best Excavation Contractors in Pittsburgh?

We've found 50 excavation contractor providers that are available to you in Pittsburgh.

Keep in mind that every project has different requirements, and some excavation contractor professionals maybe be more equipped to handle the specifications of your excavation services work than others. Talk to multiple excavation contractors before deciding which one is right for you. You will want to consider how much they charge, if they are properly licensed for excavation services work in Pittsburgh, and if your project is a fit. Here are some suggested professionals and companies to get you started:

  • Investment & Enterprise Inc
  • Joseph Vaccarello Jr Inc
    • Location: Pittsburgh
  • Cm Marks Inc
    • Location: Pittsburgh
  • Jack Kukan Co
    • Location: Pittsburgh

How does invoicing/payment work for most Excavation Contractor projects in Pittsburgh?

Every project differs, but you should ask any excavation contractor for an estimate, before they do any work. In fact, ask for their general payment terms before any excavation services work is done.

If the job is large and going to take longer than a day, it's common practice for excavation contractors to request a down payment. Usually, this will be around 25% so they can commence work on your excavation contractor project.

If it's a quick job, you'll likely be given an invoice/bill when the job is complete. Then it's up to you and the excavation contractor to determine if you pay immediately or can send payment at a later date.

All Excavation Contractors in Pittsburgh, PA

Porch Pro Headshot B&t land development
Excavation Contractors
Serves Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Site development, small excavation, site prep, all utility installation and repairs, pond installation and repairs, septic system
Site development, small excavation, site prep, all utility installation and repairs, pond installation and repairs, septic system
Porch Pro Headshot Oliver Excavation & Construction
Excavation Contractors
Serves Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Oliver Excavation & Construction is a full service General Contractor & Excavation company. Specializing in excavation projects. We have dozers, excavators, mini excavators, backhoes, skid loaders, dump trucks and tool trucks. Our services include new construction, demolition, land clearing, sit...Read more about Oliver Excavation & Construction
Oliver Excavation & Construction is a full service General Contractor & Excavation company. Specializing in excavation projects. We have dozers, excavators, mini excavators, backhoes, skid loaders, dump trucks and tool trucks. Our services include new construction, demolition, land clearing, sit...Read more about Oliver Excavation & Construction
Porch Pro Headshot Nothing
Excavation Contractors
Serves Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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Porch Pro Headshot Fryer Excavating & Landscaping
Excavation Contractors
Serves Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Porch Pro Headshot Shonts Company
Excavation Contractors
Serves Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Latest projects near Pittsburgh

Recent projects booked on Porch
Pittsburgh 15226
Land Clearing
Start Date
Within 48 hours
Landscaping service needed
Land clearing, brush or stump removal
Land clearing service needed
10 ft long Hedges, 4 ft high
Size of area that needs to be cleared
I'm not sure
Pittsburgh 15221
Earthwork
Service needed
Earthwork
Start Date
I'm flexible
Pittsburgh 15236
Land Clearing
Start Date
Within 48 hours
Land clearing service needed
I need a variety of land clearing services
Land clearing project purpose
new residencial
Size of area that needs to be cleared
I'm not sure
Land clearing services needed
Rock and boulder removal, Small tree and brush removal, Remove bamboo and yard cleanup.
Land area topography
I'm not sure
Pittsburgh 15212
Slope Stabilization
Start Date
Within a month
Slope percentage grade
More than 45%
What is adjacent to slope
Home or other building
Slop surface material
Dirt and soil
Recent mud, rock or landslide
Yes
Pittsburgh 15238
Slope Stabilization
Start Date
Within a month
Slope percentage grade
More than 45%
What is adjacent to slope
Section of yard or landscaping
Slop surface material
Sandy soil
Recent mud, rock or landslide
Yes
Pittsburgh 15209
Land Clearing
Start Date
I'm flexible
Service
Landscaping
Landscaping service needed
Land clearing, brush or stump removal
Land clearing service needed
I need a variety of land clearing services
Land clearing project purpose
Just clearing my yard.
Size of area that needs to be cleared
I'm not sure
Land clearing services needed
Small tree and brush removal
Land area topography
Flat
Pittsburgh 15220
Slope Stabilization
Start Date
Within a month
Erosion control service needed
Slope, cliff or bank stabilization
Slope percentage grade
30-45%
What is adjacent to slope
Section of yard or landscaping, Driveway
Slop surface material
Dirt and soil
Recent mud, rock or landslide
Yes
Pittsburgh 15209
Slope Stabilization
Start Date
Within a month
Slope percentage grade
More than 45%
What is adjacent to slope
Driveway, Home or other building
Slop surface material
Mixture of rocks and soil
Recent mud, rock or landslide
Yes
Pittsburgh 15232
Land Clearing
Start Date
I'm flexible
Land clearing service needed
remove a wood fence
Size of area that needs to be cleared
Under 5,000 sq ft