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21 Years In Business

Company Details


  • Mon: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tue: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wed: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Thu: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Fri: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Sat: Closed
  • Sun: Closed
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Service Details

  • Small Jobs Welcome

Areas of Expertise

  • Excavation Services - Negative Drainage Correction, all types Dirt work
  • Sub-surface Drainage - Downspouts, external sumps, french drains
  • Erosion Control - Silt fence, erosion blankets, wattles, soil stabilization
  • Seeding - Dry seed, Hydro seeding, Sod, Native Grasses, Trees, etc.)
  • Residential and Commercial Services
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Cost Information

  • Free Estimates
  • Credit Cards Accepted


19 Verified Reviews
  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Highly rated for

  • Quality
  • Value
  • Customer Service
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5.0 Sandy B. Wichita, KS

We highly recommend First Grade Excavating. We contacted Richard Hancock concerning drainage issues on our newly purchased home built in the 50's. It was clear from our 1st meeting he had the knowledge, experience and sense of urgency to get the job done. His passion for what he does, and good nature provided outstanding customer service, ensuring we understood our options to help make the best decision to correct the drainage effectively and within our budget. He was very responsive to our calls and questions and most of all got the job complete per his commitment. I have high expectations when it comes to Customer Service and Richard went above and beyond in every category.

5.0 Cathryn A. Wichita, KS

They showed up on the day promised and transformed our yard! We had a sidewalk put in by a different contractor and it was put in above the grade of our yard instead of dug in. This caused issues with the grade and drainage in our yard. Rick and his crew brought out tons of dirt and their equipment and had the yard looking great with positive drainage in no time. They planted grass seed and now, a couple weeks later, we have new grass coming in and a great looking yard. They were courteous and cleaned up after themselves. I would definitely hire this company for another future project. Rick and his guys were great!!

4.0 Eliora W. Wichita, KS

They were very knowledgeable and experienced. I'm just upset because we were going to use them again but they never provided the quote for the replacement patio like I had asked.

5.0 Colby W. Andover, KS

Very good work!

5.0 Shyla H. Wichita, KS

Excellent company! They are good for their word and I really felt like they cared about my yard as much as me.

5.0 June H. Park City, KS

They were friendly and explained everything they were doing.

5.0 Melissa T. Wichita, KS

Excellent work! Showed up early, finished the project in a timely manner, reasonably priced as well! Very thorough with the project planning as well regarding placement, sizing, pricing, and color picking. We're enjoying our new shed and would definitely like to work with the company again!

5.0 Jesse P. Wichita, KS

Fast efficient and fair priced

5.0 Jesse P. Wichita, KS

I had these guys come out and grade my yard and install some driveway rock they are fast professional and friendly and I would recommend them to anyone that would ask

5.0 Serlestine S. Wichita, KS

Excellent service showed up when promised and finished in one day I would remind this company to others


First Grade Excavating, Inc.
First Grade Excavation

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