Greater Toronto Area Excavation Contractors

Edgar Howden & Sons Ltd is a professional excavating company based in the West Greater Toronto Area (GTA). We specialize in all phases of commercial, industrial, public works and site works. As one of the premier excavating contractors in the region, we are experienced with all types of excavation methodologies. We pride ourselves on being the company that can best serve your construction needs for site excavating and grading. Our pledge is to listen and understand our customers' needs with a firm focus on their final vision.


At Edgar Howden & Sons, we provide free estimates for any sized project along with upfront project planning before any work is scheduled. Depending on the projects requirements, we are prepared to refer an engineer to create a plan, assist in obtaining necessary permits, contact utility companies to locate underground services and interact with engineers, surveyors, architects and municipal staff as required. We pride ourselves on offering fair pricing and flexible scheduling for our full range of excavating services.


Some of the excavation services we offer are:

  • Dozer/ Backhoe Services
  • Excavation
  • Hauling-Dirt, Gravel, & Sand
  • Lot / Land Clearing
  • Demolition
  • Site Prep
  • Building Pads
  • Grading
  • Topsoil
  • Fill Dirt
  • Gravel


The Right Equipment for the Job

Edgar Howden & Sons' fleet of excavating equipment is late model and professionally maintained by our support staff. Our equipment operators possess the experience, expertise, technology and needed tools to meet the needs of any small or complex project. Our crews are reliable, properly trained, accountable and experienced in all aspects of the business. The Howden Excavating team pride themselves in working safely, efficiently, and meeting on-time, on-budget demands with 100% focus on customer satisfaction as our top priority.


Committed to Quality Results

Our client commitment is to provide professionally run projects that meet agreed deadlines, safety first, environment friendly and cost-effective for all of our customers. We will guarantee you the highest level of service and competency in trying to exceed your project expectations. When you choose an excavation contractor, look for one with a history of competence, professionalism and reliability. Please do not hesitate to contact us with any questions that you may have. We can be reached at 905 878 6258 or via email.

We are MOE Certified.

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Call us at 905 878 6258 or use this form to receive your no-cost, no-obligation quote.


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