Toledo Ohio's premier excavation experts!

5439 Lewis Ave, Toledo, Ohio
Mon-Fri 8am-5pm

Toledo's Excavation and Gravel Paving Experts

No matter what the size of your project, we are NW Ohio’s and SE Michigan’s excavating and gravel paving pros!

15 Years of Excavation and Grading Experience

Years Of Excavation Experience In The Toledo, Ohio Area!

Industry Standard Professionals

Grounds One is always ready.

Knowledgeable, Local, Professional & On-Time Excavation & Soil Contractors

It does not matter what the job is. Grounds One of Toledo, Ohio has the excavating knowledge, experience and skillset needed to complete even the most complex excavating, grading, gravel paving or trenching projects.


Our Services

What We Do

Welcome to Grounds One – Your Premier Destination for Earthwork in Toledo

The Grounds One team is your trusted and experienced earthwork contractor in the Toledo area. We take pride in offering a wide range of services including excavating and grading. Our commitment to excellent service, along with our modern equipment and highly skilled team of workers, makes us the top choice for excavation services, site development, and demolition projects in Northwest Ohio. Whether it’s excavation, site development, or demolition projects in the Toledo area, we’re here take care of any of your earthwork needs. From precise yard grading to installing gravel driveways, we see your earthwork project through from start to finish.


Our Excavation and Earthwork Services

Our skilled team has a great deal of knowledge in the various aspects of earthwork. These include excavation, grading, gravel paving, and more. We offer a diverse array of services. Whether you’re planning a backyard swimming pool installation, adding to parking lots, or in need of trenching and excavation solutions in Toledo, Grounds One is there. We understand  each project is unique and customize our approach to meet your specific needs. Safety and maintaining the highest standards of quality and health are always our top priorities. This applies to both the construction process and the finished product.


We also are experts in underground utilities. Our work site development services can create a plan for installing or repairing underground infrastructure. Once the prep work is complete, we dig the trenches and complete the work with backfilling.


Grading for Optimal Drainage

Efficient drainage is critical for the durability and functionality of any property. Our grading services go beyond creating a level surface. We focus on precise grading to allow for the smooth flow of water away from your property. Using premium fill dirt and various gravel types, we deliver the desired results. This provides you with the peace of mind knowing that your property is in expert hands and the job is done right.


Complete Excavating Services

  • Residential Grading: We are experts in making your home’s exterior not just look good but also functional as well by properly shaping the land.

  • Excavation Contractors in Toledo: Proudly serving as your trusted excavation contractor, handling projects of all sizes.

  • Lot Clearing: Our team clears land of trees and debris to quickly prepare it for new construction projects.


No Project Too Big or Too Small

At Grounds One of Toledo, every project matters. We can take on large commercial or simple residential projects. Whether you need a minor grading service for your backyard, trenching and excavation for utility installations, or complete construction site preparation for a commercial excavation project, our vast resources and knowledge allow us to tackle it all.


We are also committed to ongoing workforce development, making sure that our team stays updated with the latest industry standards and techniques in the Toledo area.


Your Trusted Partner for Grading and Excavation

Our commitment to quality extends to every aspect of our work. From precise ground-level adjustments to the complex nuances of excavation services and demolition, we give each project our total focus and careful attention to detail. Our goal is to exceed your expectations, whether you’re looking to correct your property’s grading, improve your yard’s drainage system, require demolition services, or need any other earthwork service for a new project.


Contact Grounds One Today

Ready to discuss your excavation needs, grading projects, site development plans, or demolition requirements? Contact Grounds One today to bring your vision to life with our years of experience in proper grading and our fleet of high quality equipment. With our local knowledge of top soil and local government regulations, we can secure the proper permits and get projects done quickly and the right way. 


For all your excavation and grading needs in Toledo, Grounds One is your trusted partner. Call us today at 567-318-5444 to get started with a free estimate for any of our services.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Grounds One of Toledo

We serve both parts of Ohio & Michigan. Our service area includes all of the Toledo, Ohio area and extends our to a 50+ mile radius. 

Although we are primarily an excavation company, we are fully capable of completing jobs that fall outside of our commonly offered services. Our skilled team of experts are ready to tackle whatever project you have. We also keep licensed sub-contractors on speed-dial to complete any jobs that may require additional help.

We provide a wide variety of excavation services and every project is unique. Although we cannot give exact prices without knowing the job details, we can say this: We strive to be the most affordable excavation contractor in the area! Contact us today for a FREE quote!

Yes we are fully licensed and insured for every task. No matter what, you can be guaranteed to receive the best service with the peace of mind you get when working with a fully licensed and insured contractor.


Testimonials of Actual Customers

Satisfied Grounds One Customers

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11:30 09 Mar 23
They did a great job leveling out my gravel drive way. It was de eloping sink holes and holding water. All fixed perfectly!
Thomas BaughmanThomas Baughman
05:46 28 Feb 23
Candace BakerCandace Baker
02:06 22 Nov 22
Ace Power WashingAce Power Washing
20:09 08 Aug 22
The crew at Grounds One has always been professional to deal with as a customer and a contractor. They always treat their customers like a member of the company/family and their work is nothing less than awesome.
Joe SanchezJoe Sanchez
22:48 30 Dec 21
Noah BaldwinNoah Baldwin
22:43 15 Sep 20
Great service and people!
Jamie PhlipotJamie Phlipot
15:57 06 Mar 20
Nice people. Fiance starts working soon
Donald FinneganDonald Finnegan
15:17 01 Mar 20
Moe was very informational to the business structure of the different branches of company.

Cost Analysis

Our costs compared to our competition.

We are happy to say that our prices have remained constant over the years, consistently outperforming our competition in affordability.

When compared to national excavation companies, we are by far the most affordable option in just about every situation. We consistently beat the prices of other local and national companies.

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