What is Basement Excavation?

Some people may regard basement excavation as a simple “dig in the dirt” project. But it is much more than that. It’s a job for the pros.

Learn More About Bay Area Excavation Work? 

Some people may regard basement excavation as a simple “dig in the dirt” project. But it is much more than that. It’s a job for the pros. 

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Limited Access Shouldn’t Limit Your Options

Having limited access during construction should not limit your options. Finding a reputable Sacramento limited access drilling company can help.

You Get to Have What You Want!

Sometimes a construction project comes along that looks like it can’t be done due to limited access conditions for the project. If this is the case, it is critical to select professional Sacramento limited access drilling experts that will have the experience, skilled workers, and equipment to get the job done right. So, limited access shouldn’t limit your construction options. 

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Why Deep Foundations Are So Important in Construction

A structure’s foundation can’t be an afterthought because it is the very thing that supports and keeps the structure above it solidly together. Learn more from Bay Area excavation experts.

Learn More About Deep Foundation Work

A structure’s foundation can’t be an afterthought because it is the very thing that supports and keeps the structure above it solidly together. A foundation bears the load of the building, anchors the structure against the forces of nature including wind, earthquakes, and movement of the soil itself and it protects the structure from moisture in the ground. The load of the building includes the “dead weight” of the structure itself and the “live” load, consisting of people in the building and the building’s other contents. To protect a structure and its contents from damage and to create a long life for a structure, it is critical to choose an expert Bay Area deep foundation drilling company. 

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Piles and Footers: Types of Foundations

Foundations vary in structure relative to the depth to which the foundation must be established in the ground. Small structures might only require a shallow foundation, which involves excavating between three and eight feet into the ground, before pouring a concrete footing by an expert Bay Area foundation drilling company.

Commercial Building Foundations

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Importance of locating Utilities Before Excavating or Drilling

To avoid any injuries, damage to utilities, and or interruption of service, it is necessary to locate where these Utilities before beginning any excavation work. Here are some tips on the process.

How to Locate and Identify Underground Utilities

Many public utilities have underground piping which is used to deliver services to all the residents and businesses of a given community. To avoid any injuries, damage to utilities, and or interruption of service, it is necessary to locate where these Utilities before beginning any excavation work.  There are some hefty fines which can be levied against individuals or companies who damage utility lines.

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5 Ideas for Your Backyard After Removing Your Pool

Ready to remove that pool from your backyard? Here are some ideas of what you can do with the space in your new dream backyard.

There are many who believe that when you remove a pool, your backyard will simply be left with unwanted and unappealing space. However, this doesn’t have to be the case. To illustrate, the following list represents some of the best ways to make use of your backyard after a pool removal project: Continue reading “5 Ideas for Your Backyard After Removing Your Pool”

Why Hiring an Excavation Company is Better Than DIY

There are times to save money on DIY projects. Bay Area excavation projects may not be one of those times, here’s why.

Doing an excavation project is much more than just digging in the dirt. It is serious work with potentially significant consequences. So, choose a professional Bay Area excavation contractor. Don’t take the risks of a DIY effort.

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Learn More About Trenching in Excavation

Trenching is widely used in construction as a part of the excavation process. Learn more about when and why trenching is used in this article.

Trenching in Excavation

Trenching is simply creating a hole in the ground by removing dirt, organic material, and rock. Trenches are not very wide and can be any depth. Trenching is widely used in construction for installing underground pipes, sewer, and water lines, drain lines, sprinkler systems, gas systems, electrical or fiber conduit, creating drainage, and building retaining walls.

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What Do Excavating Contractors Do?

Learn more about what excavation is and what projects you will want to hire a skilled excavation company in the Bay Area for.

Excavation is an Important Part of Many Projects

Excavation contractors have an early and significant role in virtually every project dealing with construction or land use. But their work goes well beyond simply “digging in the dirt.”

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Steps to a Successful Excavation Project

Excavation is one of the first steps to many types of projects. Learn more about the steps of excavation in this article and why it is so important.

Excavation Project Steps

Excavation is the process of removing earth, rock, or other materials to form a cavity in the ground. But it is a lot more than simply “digging in the dirt.” Excavation is a sophisticated aspect of construction that is used at the beginning of almost every structure including the construction of homes, the building of swimming pools, foundations, and much more. It is a process that requires an expert Bay Area basement excavation company.

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