Site Preparation & Utilities

JHC is experienced in both residential, commercial, and industrial grading, excavation, & utility installation, meaning that no matter the extent or complexity of your project, JHC can suit your needs.

JHC knows the significance of grading a site properly prior to starting construction and utility work. It is the foundation for your home or business, and the utility lines that will serve your property.

When it comes to site-prep, JHC’s top priority is the longevity and future-success of your project, business, or home. We understand the importance of laying the foundation and take care, while working economically and efficiently, to secure the long-term reliability of your site.

Potential issues that can arise from inadequate site preparation include water infiltration, structural instability, deviations from your design concept, and environmental repercussions. That is why JHC takes special care when executing the numerous steps needed to properly grade a site to engineering specifications:

  • Clearing brush, vegetation, and debris from your space
  • Prepare soil for structure foundation
  • Slope land for proper drainage to desired waterways and away from primary structures
  • Establish allowable height and depth of cuts, fills, and swales
  • Minimize the potential for stormwater and pollutant runoff from your site
  • Ensure longevity of your drainage system by minimizing the potential for future erosion while achieving the desired aesthetic of your property
  • Comply with zoning and other regulatory restrictions and requirements
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JHC is also prepared to expect the unexpected when it comes to preparing a site for construction. We have the experience, staffing, and equipment for other issues that may arise, such as the presence of contaminated soil, poor soil-quality, or storm water drainage issues. JHC is your one-stop shop for site-prep and other services and we will save you time, money, and stress for these challenges head-on can save time, money.


Before starting your project, JHC can also demolish and remove any existing structures as needed. For projects large or small, JHC can either selectively demo targeted areas or perform completely gut existing materials. JHC is proud to be the MOV’s premier one-stop shop for construction services and we can also provide the equipment and transportation needed to characterize and dispose of materials in compliance with applicable law.

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Paving & Concrete

Whether they are at your family’s home, your business, public spaces, or in industry, our roadways, sidewalks, and parking lots are integral to our daily lives. JHC understands the significance of paved surfaces and exercises expert precision and judgement when completing all projects large and small.

JHC has access to all the necessary tools, heavy equipment, and expert operators, to serve as a one-stop-shop for your paving project. JHC can:

  • Demolish & remove the existing surface
  • Prepare the site for paving by grading and sloping it to the design specifications
  • Lay the sub base for your new paved surface.
  • Add the binder layer for strength
  • Install the new paved surface
  • Smooth the transitions where old pavement meets new pavement
  • Roll the pavement surface until it is compacted and smooth
  • Resurfacing
  • Asphalt overlay
  • Seal-coating
  • Repairs & maintenance
  • Grading
  • Curbing
  • Surface water drainage
  • Surface markings
  • Crack filling
  • Patching

Quality Paving is Important

  • It’s the 1st thing your customers see before they enter your business
  • Walking and driving surfaces that are even reduce safety hazards
  • Well-maintained parking lots make your customers feel welcome & safe
  • Smooth & clean roadways and sidewalks in your neighborhood or public space is inviting
  • Seal-coating minimizes water intrusion and slows the growth of potholes, cracks, and heaving
  • Properly sloped surfaces divert water away to protect the surface from damage


JHC knows that it can be difficult to find a contractor for your residential and commercial construction projects, which is why we have designed our website to make your decision easier.

JHC employs licensed and qualified experts in numerous areas and offer a wide array of new construction and remodeling services. When you select JHC for your residential or commercial project or rebuild, you choose to be prioritized. With JHC, your project will be constructed to the design specifications to your satisfaction by the deadline.

  • Site Prep
  • Utilities
  • Drainage
  • Footers
  • Electrical
  • HVAC
  • Plumbing
  • Metal Work
  • Soffet & Walls
  • Metal Roof