Residential & Commercial Excavation Services

When you need excavation services, you need a contractor you can count on – and in West Valley City and the surrounding northern Utah area, homeowners and businesses trust R.A. Johnson Excavating & Rock.

We deliver the quality of service you want from an excavating contractor, and with nearly two decades of experience, we’re able to handle projects of any size and scope. Our highly skilled crew can get the job done right, the first time, and our high standards ensure your satisfaction with the excavation work we complete.

As a full-service excavating contractor, we routinely handle many types of tasks. You can call on our professional team for any of the following, and you can always count on fair, competitive pricing.


Land Clearing

We’re the best land clearing company in the West Valley City area, and we can get your residential or commercial property in shape for construction and development. From removing underbrush, trees and invasive plants to selective clearing for creating access paths or a park-like landscape, we have the knowledge, expertise and equipment to complete any land clearing project.

Site Preparation

Almost all northern Utah building projects begin with excavation work, as site preparation is crucial. If you’re planning the construction of a new home, annex or commercial structure, the expert team at R.A. Johnson Excavating & Rock can make sure the site is completely ready – and we’ll work in tandem with the other contractors involved to make sure your project is on track in terms of cost and time.

Land Grading & Leveling

If your West Valley City property needs to be cut down in elevation – or if areas of the landscape need to be filled in to create an even grade – you can turn to us. We routinely handle land grading and leveling projects, and our experienced crew knows how to get the work done efficiently. Call on us for land grading, and you’ll can quickly move forward with the next steps of your plan and accomplish your property improvement goals.

Trench Line Digging

For many construction projects, trench line digging is necessary to prepare for the installation of sewage pipes, utility cables and drainage systems. At R.A. Johnson Excavating & Rock, we specialize in this type of work, and we understand how to plan projects with adherence to federal and state regulations. Our expert team can dig trench lines to the required depth, according to your project specifications, minimizing the impact to the environment and the surrounding landscape.


Trust Us for Your Next Excavating Project

With R. A. Johnson Excavating & Rock, your residential or commercial property will be in good hands – and we don’t charge an arm and a leg for any of our excavation services. We’ll let you know the cost ahead of time, and you won’t receive a bill with unexpected charges.

To schedule a consultation and estimate, or for more information on the work we do and why we’re the right excavating contractor to hire for your West Valley City project, contact us today.

Have Questions?

R.A. Johnson Excavating & Rock is here to meet your needs. If you’d like more information on our excavation services or the landscaping rocks and supplies we offer – or if you’re ready for an excavating contractor consultation and project estimate – our crew is standing by. Give our West Valley City office a call, or contact us today!


We strive to provide our clients with a vision of bringing your landscaping expectations to life. We are determined to exceed any of our customers landscaping requirements. Our team with R.A. Johnson Excavating & Rock Products look forward to doing business with you, and we value your services.