What’s the Difference Between Demolition and Excavation?

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Have you ever wondered what the difference is between demolition and excavation? While they may seem similar, these two terms refer to distinct technical processes. Demolition is the process of removing a building or structure, whereas excavation is removing soil or rock to create a hole or trench.  This blog post will explore the key…


How Asbestos Removal Works

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When you decide to demolish a building, there are many things to consider, including asbestos removal. Asbestos is a naturally occurring mineral commonly used in construction until the late 20th century.  However, asbestos exposure is linked to severe health risks, including lung cancer and mesothelioma. Therefore, removing asbestos from your property before demolition occurs is…


Permits & Regulations: Navigating the Legal Landscape of Demolition

Demolition Permits

In construction and urban development, demolition is an inevitable procedure. However, it’s not as straightforward as merely tearing down structures. It’s a complex field that requires rigorous planning and adherence to many guidelines, licences, and safety measures. In this comprehensive guide, we delve deeper into the world of demolition, shedding light on the importance of…


The Benefits of Hiring a Professional Excavation Service

Before undertaking any construction project, excavating the land is a necessary first step. This process involves removing soil and other materials from the site to make way for construction, whether for building a new home, business, or other structure.  While some may consider excavating a simple process, taking it on oneself can be extremely dangerous…


Land Reclamation and Rehabilitation After Excavation

Land Reclamation

Introduction to Land Reclamation and Rehabilitation Land reclamation and rehabilitation are processes aimed at restoring land that has been disturbed due to excavation, demolition, or other human activities.  From excavating contractors using heavy excavation equipment to a demolition contractor tearing down a building with asbestos in walls, these activities can significantly alter the landscape.  The…