Category Archives: Melba

Flooded basements & crawl spaces – OH MY!

Extending downspouts directs rain & snow runoff further away from the foundationRecent heavy rains in the Treasure Valley have caused unexpected problems for some homeowners. We know that basements flooded and overtaxed downspouts caused water to run into crawl spaces and fill basement window wells.After cleaning up the soggy basement (one report was $5,000!) the…
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Conserve Water This Season with Irrigation & Sprinkler System Repairs

When you see a lush green patch in the middle of an UN-irrigated section of ground you can suspect a broken water line of some kind. Repairing these breaks is how we can help you conserve water during this irrigation season.Impact Excavating was recently called to repair an irrigation line for a local home owners…
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Spring-Time Chores Part II – Ditch Cleaning & Repair

You've probably noticed smoke in the air as ditches get their annual 'scorching' in preparation for the water that will soon flow to irrigate fields, flowers, gardens and lawns.We can clean your ditch and spruce up the surrounding area if it's an eyesore that you choose to eliminate.This customer had an overgrown and neglected ditch.…
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Winter Chores That Can Be Done Even in Snow

What can be done on your property with snow still on the ground and a frost layer of several inches?   Road grading and ditch repair! (we do tree service too - read below) It's common to wait until just before irrigation season begins to think about the condition of your ditches. Everyone else is thinking that same…
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