Land Development & Excavation in the Washington, DC Area

Pettit Development provides a wide variety of excavation and land development services to residential home builders and developers throughout the DC metropolitan area.

Our fleet of equipment is capable of servicing small and large residential communities from one unit to over a thousand units. We have quality grade equipment and operators who are trained to provide service to our customers.

Contact us today to learn more about our land development and excavation services in the DC metropolitan area.

Our Residential Excavation Services

Our standard residential excavation services include the following:

  • Temporary driveways
  • Foundation excavation
  • Backfill
  • Rough/utility grade
  • Fine grade


In addition to the standard excavation services, we offer additional services to meet the needs of our builders:

  • Asphalt preparation – Driveway cuts, stone base installation, and compaction before asphalt install
  • Lot clearing – Removal of trees, shrubs, and excess dirt
  • Demolition – Removal of any existing homes, structures, or foundations on a property
  • Snow removal – Commercial snow removal on job sites and for contractors
  • Storm water management – Dry well installation, rain garden installation, and culvert metal pipe installation
  • Sediment control – Driveway fabric/filter cloth installation, stone construction entrance, silt/super silt fence installation and removal, and seeding and straw

Contact us to schedule residential excavation services in the DC metropolitan area.

Our Equipment Fleet

No matter the size of the project, our fleet of equipment fleet is capable of handling the job. Our equipment fleet includes:

  • Excavators
  • Loaders
  • Dozers
  • Skid loaders
  • Backhoes
  • Rollers
  • Dump trucks
  • Equipment trailers
  • Sweepers
  • Breakers

    Land Development & Excavation Services with Pettit Development

    Contact Pettit Development today to schedule an appointment or to learn more about our land development and excavation services in the DC metropolitan area.

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301-975-1020, Ext. 402