Pond Building

Bring Your Property to Life
With Professional Pond Building Services

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Prior to formulating a comprehensive site plan for your pond, it is imperative that we first establish the intended utilization of the water feature. Will it serve primarily as a recreational space for swimming and spending quality time with family, or is the primary objective to utilize it for fishing and hunting activities?

These are crucial determinants that must be taken into account during the planning process, as they will have a significant impact on the overall design and functionality of the pond. For example, a pond intended for recreational use will likely require different features and specifications than one intended for fishing or hunting.

Additionally, it is also essential to consider other factors such as the size and location of the pond, the water source required to fill it, and any permits that may be required by local authorities. Only by taking all of these factors into account can we create a comprehensive and effective site plan that fulfills your specific needs and requirements.

Site Plan

As we progress to the site planning phase, a comprehensive walk-through of the property will be conducted in order to identify the optimal strategy for filling the pond, determine the ideal location to commence the excavation process, and assess if any land clearing is required prior to commencing excavation.

Upon completion of the site plan, a detailed quotation will be prepared and submitted, and all necessary permits will be obtained from the local authorities in compliance with county regulations.

This will ensure that all construction activities are carried out in adherence to industry standards and regulations, and that the final outcome meets the desired specifications.

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The Process Of

Excavating Your New Pond

The excavation phase represents an exciting stage of the construction process, as it is where the pond begins to take shape. Our experienced excavation team will work diligently to create the desired water feature, and any necessary adjustments can be made during this phase. Once excavation is completed, you will soon be able to enjoy the beautiful water feature that you have envisioned.

Just Add Water

The construction of your pond is now complete, and it is ready to be filled with water. Whether you have chosen to utilize rainwater and field runoff as the water source, or have elected to use an alternative method, the pond is now fully operational and prepared for use. 

Why Choose

Coal Creek Excavating

Coal Creek Excavating & Septic Service is a leading excavating contractor serving all of Peoria and Central Illinois.  We are committed to successfully delivering your project vision on time and within budget.  Please take time to read the wonderful client feedback on our review page. However, below are just a few reasons clients consistently choose Coal Creek and keep coming back with future jobs:


100% Satisfaction Guarantee


Local, Veteran & Family Owned


Years Of Excavating Exerience


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