How Much Does Land Clearing Cost In Central Florida?

Typically, the first in most land development or construction project is to clear out the land. Depending on the property and size of the project, this can take a good chunk of the budget. But if it isn’t done properly, it can end up costing you even more! 

What is the purpose of land clearing?

More than just cutting down trees, it involves removing tree roots, rocks, stumps, brush, vegetation and any other debris. Ensuring the soil is stable enough to hold the weight of the buildings and development, leveling out the land, grading, and ensuring the architectural details are strictly followed. 

It also entails digging out areas for utilities and accounting for any future erosion. 

How is land clearing done?

To ensure the process of clearing the land is done right, it takes several pieces of heavy machinery and equipment. This includes bulldozers, front end loaders, bush hoggers, and several others.  

It also takes experience. The land and environmental conditions here in Florida is like no where else. Understanding the soil, vegetation, and, waterways are just as important. 

What is the cost of clearing land? There are several factors

Weather conditions

Depending on the time of year, the weather can influence the project. For instance, is your project starting in the rainy season? Often times, the rain can make the ground softer and easier to work with, but mud can slow down the project.

Starting land conditions

The topography, density of vegetation, access to the land, around of debris, and scope of the project all play a significant role. 

Amount of debris

The more debris there is, the more hauling it away, disposal, and the longer it will take. 

Local and environmental regulations 

Beyond obtain required permits, it is important to know of any regulations that would apply to your project. For instance, clearing near a waterway, growing grass in particular areas, leaving behind plants and trees. 

Hiring a professional service 

Hiring a local professional land clearing service with experience and their own equipment, will ultimately save you time and money. 

Ensure the job is done right by contacting Swell Construction. 

Excavation & Site Clearing Without Setbacks or Delays

Your construction project should be exciting an exciting time. The last thing you want is any setback or delays. To get your project off to the right start, site work and excavation need to be done properly. As the top site preparation experts, Swell Construction Group we are here for you, to get your project done right, on time, and within budget. 

You can put your trust in Swell Construction, we provide a comprehensive service, in a honest and reliable manner. 

Aspects Of Sitework 

Site work takes care of all the tasks the land needs before construction begins. If not done properly, the land can still look ready for construction, but you can expect problems, in both during the construction phase and down the road. No matter what size project you are working on, they are all unique, and the crew should have the experience and equipment to ensure the job is done right. 

Land Clearing and Grubbing 

The first step involves clearing out all the vegetation and debris on the land. This consist of an experienced excavation crew and big equipment such as bulldozers, graders, and scrapers. The goal is to clear out the site and provide a is to go through the site and clear out the area to provide a stable foundation. 

Sub Grading Stabilazation 

Proper backfill is essential to prevent problems in the future. This is where experience really comes into play. To ensure there aren’t any foundation issues, the soil moisture and compaction need the proper attention. 

Shoring and Erosion Control 

Proper shoring ensures the earth is solid and won’t collapse and one of Central Florida’s rainstorm won’t wreak havoc on the site. They also safeguard the environment. 

Why Choose Swell Construction Company

Swell Construction focuses on quality and accurate results. This is achieved by having highly skilled personnel in all positions within our company.

We provide accurate estimates and perform our scope of work in an efficient, timely, and a cost effective manner.

Orlando/Kissimmee Earthwork, Land Clearing & Paving

Proper excavation and site clearing is vital for a successful project here in Central Florida. The foundation is a vital part of any type of building, from a housing subdivision to a medical complex or even a parking lot. Considerable skill, training, and the right equipment is necessary for a foundation that will stand the test of time. 

It All Starts With A Stable Foundation

The foundation is responsible for supporting hundreds of thousands of pounds.  It also needs to stay dry, remain level, and resist changes in the weather, such as our intense heat and torrential downpours. Don’t forget the many tons the foundation itself weighs. Which means the ground must be carefully prepared and excavated to withstand the stress. 

Every Property Is Unique

The excavation process must be carefully planned and executed. Every property is different, they all have unique characteristics that must be examined and taken into consideration. Such as, moisture, water table, soil stability, and quality of the backfill. 

For those properties with a high water table, they may require protection at the base to safeguard the foundation from water damage. 

Swell Construction Is A Step Above

Identifying any potential issues and taking the necessary steps for a successful foundation is what the team at Swell Construction takes pride in doing. Our skilled and experienced excavators take a tactical approach to every project. 

In fact, we go to great lengths to employ only the brightest and the best in the industry. We believe this professional approach brings the diligence and expertise that makes our team a step above the rest. Combined with our advanced equipment, innovative designs, and attention to details, ensures we deliver a seamless and efficient job. Our results are rock solid!

Contact Swell Construction Group today and find out why we are the premier land clearing and excavation service in Central Florida.