With over 15 years of experience in our specialty areas, McKean Excavating & Barging is up for the task. Services include excavation, portable barging, demolition, site development, basements, roads & driveways, septic installation, landscaping and construction.
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we dig it
McKean’s Excavating & Barging offers a variety of excavation services such as lot clearing and preparation, foundation excavation and backfilling, repairs to existing drain tile or new drain tile installation, septic system design & installation, landscape design, roads & driveway installation, grading, compacting and other general site works.
we transport it
Barging can be the best way to supply remote locations with equipment and freight. McKean’s Excavation and Barging crews know every bend and shallow of the region’s waterways, and we take pride in moving your freight safely and reliably. We are the small lakes experts.
we prep it
Site preparation in inaccessible, remote locations is our specialty. Whether it entails a barge ride and subsequent transport of an excavator to a remote area, or developing intricate landscapes for waterfront developments, McKean’s Excavating & Barging has the expertise and experience to take on these projects. McKean’s also offers experienced, skilled professionals dedicated to safety, and sensitive to the environment. Our experts analyse the site and make recommendations accordingly.
we clear it
Construction usually begins with deconstruction. Though taking apart a structure or clearing undeveloped land doesn’t appear to take much skill, knowing the right tools and techniques for demolition makes the job faster and safer. McKean’s Excavating & Barging utilizes the latest safety and controlled demolition techniques, while re-using or recycling as much material as possible, helping to reduce waste and subsequently reduces disposal costs.
we install it
McKean’s Excavating & Barging is a licensed septic system contractor serving home and rural cottage owners in the Muskoka region. From small repairs to complete system replacement or installation of a new system, we can service all your septic needs. Our team has the expertise and knowledge necessary to provide full service design, install and maintenance of on-site septic tanks and systems, taking great care in protecting your existing landscaping over and around your septic system.
we design it
From beautiful walkways, patios, stairways, retaining walls and more, incorporating hardscape features into your outdoor space makes a big statement and is an investment you’ll enjoy for many years. The pros at McKean’s Excavating & Barging helps enhance your existing landscape, and set the tone you envision for your space. We focus on using local materials and granite to help blend seamlessly into your natural Muskoka landscape.