Adel Iowa Excavating

Nugent Excavating

We offer competitive pricing without compromising on the quality of our work.


We proudly serve Des Moines, Iowa, and the surrounding areas. Ready to discuss your excavation needs or request a quote? Text me today. No project too small or unrefined.

Looking for reliable excavation services that won't break the bank? Look no further! At Nugent Excavating, we're here to make your project a success.


Excavating is a broad business. Jobs we have experience with include:

  • Field clearing
  • Yard cleanup
  • Yard leveling
  • Grass seeding
  • Site utilities
  • Culverts
  • Snow removal
  • Tree planting
  • Demolition

A Few Accomplishments

Our excavation services cover everything from site preparation and land clearing to trenching and grading. No project is too big or too small for our experienced team.

As a local small business, we understand the unique challenges and regulations of the Des Moines area, ensuring your project runs smoothly from start to finish.

  • Quality Work:

    We pride ourselves on delivering high-quality workmanship and attention to detail in every project we undertake.
  • Safety First:

    Safety is our top priority. We adhere to strict safety standards to protect our employees, clients, and the environment.
  • Affordable Pricing:

    We offer competitive pricing without compromising on the quality of our work.

Yard leveling and seeding

Transform your uneven yard into a smooth and lush oasis with our expert yard leveling and seeding services. At Nugent Excavating, we understand that a well-leveled and beautifully seeded yard can enhance the aesthetic appeal of your property while improving its functionality. Our skilled team employs the precision and efficiency of skid loaders to ensure an even, stable surface, and then we follow up with meticulous seeding. Say goodbye to bumps and uneven terrain, and say hello to a perfectly landscaped outdoor space that's perfect for relaxation and recreation.

Site utilities

When it comes to site utilities, precision and reliability are paramount. Our track hoe excavation services at Nugent Excavating offer just that. With the incredible power and accuracy of our track hoe and trencher, we dig deep and lay the foundation for efficient site utilities. Whether it's water and sewer lines, stormwater management, or utility installations, our experienced team ensures that every trench, meets all industry standards and local regulations.


Experience controlled and efficient demolition like never before with our unique combination of a skid loader and trailer. At Nugent Excavating, we take pride in our innovative approach to demolition work. Our skilled operators expertly maneuver skid loaders, mini track hoes to remove and load debris onto our trailers, ensuring a swift and safe demolition process. Whether it's tearing down a small structure or clearing space for a new project, our skid loader and trailer duo guarantees minimal disruption to your surroundings while maximizing the efficiency of debris removal. Say goodbye to the old and welcome the new with our demolition services – precision and convenience in one powerful package.

Contact Me

We are currently looking for work. Call, text, or email me with your project description.