Affordable Orlando/Kissimmee Land Clearing & Excavation

When starting on any construction job this New Year in Central Florida, whether you are in Orlando, Windermere, Kissimmee, Osceola, Volusia, or even the Villages in Lake County, you want everything to go smoothly. No setbacks or delays. Framing out the project and pouring concrete is very exciting, but it’s the site clearing and excavation that can make or break the entire project.

Swell Construction is Central Florida’s premier excavation company. We take pride in quality land clearing, grading, earthwork, excavation, paving and storm water and utility systems installation, to get your project done under budget and on time! 

Proper land clearing means fewer frustrating setbacks and no future problems. For best results our experienced excavation team is committed to delivering the ideal result, even in the toughest terrain conditions. 

Brush Removal: Much of Central Florida’s land is filled with abundant vegetation, leaving your construction site overgrown. Our team will clear out the necessary areas to create clean, clear property. 

Tree Clearing: Trees in Florida thrive in all of our sun and rain. Which makes removing them very labor intensive.  It takes proper equipment and an experienced crew. 

Stump Removal: Stump can create major problems for contractors and developers, proper removal is vital to any project.

Erosion Control: Surface runoff, prevent flooding, water pollution, and soil loss, erosion control should be done by experts who definitely know what they are doing!

Grading: To ensure the success of your project, it requires a level base, designed angles and slopes.

Fill Export/Import: Land clearing also includes removing excess soil or brining more onto the site. Ensuring there aren’t any safety hazards or major inconveniences. 

 Site Management: There are many projects going on in Central Florida, it is important to understand the location of the development site. A successful excavation establishes appropriate entrances and exists around the job site, how it will affect traffic, the location of their fill pile, and other considerations. 

Placement of Utilities: Utilities add another dimension to the project, from not damaging existing ones to coordination and placement of the new sewage, gas, water, and utility lines.

Central Florida Excavation & Site Clearing; What You Should Expect

Excavation and site clearing is definitely an important step in Central Florida construction. The work can include grading, removing dirt, bringing in soil, trenching, and so much more. 

The process takes experienced and skill, heavy machinery like forward loaders, excavators, backhoes, and bulldozers. Creating. A stable ground is necessary for a strong foundation, proper drainage, and to avoid problems down the road. 

What should you expect from an excavation company?

The first step, the excavation company will prepare the process by working with land surveyors, utility companies, and permit services.

Then the land must be cleared of all the brush, boulders, trees, any obstacles and the area staked out. 

The the soil is properly prepared to ensure good drainage, both under the ground and surface water. This includes demolishing any pre-existing structures, grading, hauling out any debris and dirt, and smoothing out the soil. This is necessary to ensure the property is stabilized and ensure there won’t be any drainage and erosion issue. 

The excavation company will take care all the required trenching for foundation footings, drainage and water pipes, sewage and utility lines. 

Some projects will require cut and fill, this is where the earth is moved from a high are lot a lower area. 

Steps to a successful excavation and site clearing projects.

The scope of the entire project should be precisely planned out. This way everyone will have a clear picture of the work. This will ensure the produce safe and successful.

A schedule should be mapped put, the steps defined and followed in sequence.

To avoid any compromising of the buildings and problems with erosion, stormwater and drainage management mush be addressed.

To ensure the underground utility lines are not compromised, there should be careful planning.

Trust and good communication is necessary for a successful project.

Your Project Deserves The Best, but without the high price tag

Swell Construction Group has an unmatched reputation. With customer service that is top tier and the highest quality work, we our proud of our reputation of performing under budget, on schedule, and with pride.

Swell Construction has a long history of working with commercial, multifamily, and single family residential site development, Swell Construction Group has been working on projects in Central Florida since 1989, ranging in size from 1 to over 500 acres.

Orlando Excavation & Site Clearing Service;

Excavation jobs here in Central Florida tend to be more difficult than most people realize. Some hope to save a few bucks by renting a couple pieces of equipment, but it ends up costing more in time and money than they anticipate. 

Which is why contacting Swell Construction Company for your land clearing, grading, earthwork, excavation, paving and storm water and utility systems installation, will end up saving you money. 

A few reasons to call a professional excavation service include:

Preparing for New Construction 

New construction is one of the most common projects that need professional excavation. From preparing the land and soil for the weight of a building, leveling the dirt for a firm foundation, getting ready for a new swimming pool, construction of a shed, new utilities, or other yard features. Proper drainage, sloping and grading is essential for the project to run smoothly. 

Installing Catch Basins or French Drains 

Many of us here in Central Florida have drainage or erosion issues. Installing a drain system can prevent water damage to your yard and home by safely removing water from your property. 

Grading and Leveling Land 

If you have a slope on your land, it can wreck havoc to your property in many ways. Hiring a professional you can ensure the properly graded and leveled. This way water drainage won’t cause issues for the foundation of your home. 

Installing Utilities 

Whether you have a new development or just having new utilities installed, trenches will need to be dug. Professionals will have the knowledge of electricity, cable, water, and sewage lines that run underground. 

Pool installation or Removal 

Whether you are having a new swimming pool installed or removed, it takes the right equipment to get the job done right. Heavy machinery and experience will make this labor intensive job quick and easy. 

When you need any type of site clearing or excavation, contact act the professionals at Swell Construction Company.

Orlando Excavation & Site Clearing; What You Need To Know

Before you begin that new construction project here in Central Florida, you probably need some type of site clearing and preparation work or excavation before construction starts. Not only does this ensure your land complies with local and state building codes, but there reduces the chances of delays, issues, or problems down the road. 

What you need to know about site prep and excavation 

Prior to construction, there are a number of tasks associated with preparing the site for development. Some of these factors include natural obstacles such as rocks, varying yuppies of soil, bedrock, uneven surfaces, trees, and their roots. Proper site prep is designed to eliminate these obstacles and ensuring the property is safe and ready for construction. 

You want to choose a contractor who specializes in the services you need, to ensure it is done properly, reducing delays. For instance, to insure proper grading, several layers of rock may need to be brought in to ensure a flat surface, safe for a foundation. 

Not only to make the ground level, but grading also reshape the property for proper drainage. The last thing you want is sedimentation and soil erosion damage, resulting in foundation damage. 

Site prep also includes staking out markers for the rest of the construction teams. Understanding the boundaries makes the project more efficient. 

For more information about preparing your site for construction, contact Swell Construction Group. 

Swell Construction Group is a full service, licensed, bonded and insured, site development construction company. Our offices are located in Oviedo, Florida, and we have worked in the site development industry in central Florida area since 1989. 

Swell Construction Group Inc. has a long history of commercial, multifamily, and single family residential site development projects ranging in size from 1 to over 500 acres. Our staff specializes in land clearing, grading, earthwork, excavation, stormwater system installation, utility systems installation, and paving.

What You Need To Know About Site Clearing In Central Florida

From Kissimmee, Clermont, to Orlando and Lake Nona, the land will need to be prepared for building. Site clearing involves the removal of trees, brush, and topsoil. 

Land Clearing 

While it may seem simple enough, but there is a lot that goes into clearing a property. Especially here in Central Florida, where there are a variety of terrains. Flattening a knoll for an outdoor seating or playground. Water run-off and drainage are a big issue, all that water from our torrential downpours has to go somewhere. 

Site work is responsible for all the earthwork, including excavation, grading, trenching and so much more, that requires several large pieces of heavy equipment. Without them the job would not get done properly.

Green space 

More and more companies are conserving green space. Protecting trees and green areas to allow for shade and beautiful aesthetics. 

Not All Land Clearing Companies Are The Same 

Experience and professionalism aren’t something that should be compromised. An established company with a strong work ethic and a long culture of safety is worth looking for.

A few things to take into account for each individual site are the soil stability, quality of the backfill, even the moisture and water table. It is important for the excavator to have the experience and knowledge to address the unique issues of each property to prevent any problems in the future.

A solid foundation starts with a quality construction site development. In the past decade, there has been a dramatic call for eco-friendly construction practices here in Central Florida. At Swell Construction we believe that starts before construction begins.

We are committed to reducing the negative impact site development has on the environment. Most of all, we ensure our clients are completely satisfied with the results.

Contact Swell Construction Group for more information.