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Professional Excavation Specialists in Powhatan

Ellinghausen Grading is your one-stop shop for excavation, grading, and land preparation and maintenance solutions. Contact us today about your project!

Our Values


We love being able to stand on our repeatable quality in our service areas


We take pride in being on-site and being actively involved to get you exactly what you need


Family owned and operated for over a decade – W.H. Ellinghausen customers are family

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Projects Completed


Years in Business


Happy Customers

About Us

We Have the Expertise You Need for All Your Property Maintenence Needs

When it comes to your land, property, & business we know how important it is to have someone qualified to complete your project quickly and hassle-free

What We Offer

Everything You Need for your Project

We offer everything you need for your land preparation or property maintenance needs. We would love to partner with you on your next project. If you need a service not listed here please feel free to reach out and discuss what options we can offer you!

Driveway Grading and Gravel

Crowning and smoothing the structure of a driveway and then top-dressing it with gravel

Excavation and Grading

Dirtworks projects to set a proper soil elevation and manage water runoff for your site

Road Construction

Services to build, maintain, and repair roadways to your community or residence

Land Clearing and Excavation

Removing vegetation and soil to prepare a site for construction

Storm Damage – Debris Removal

Safely and efficiently removing debris caused by a storm

Drainage Solutions and Soil Erosion

Develop infrastructure to ensure proper drainage of water away from a property

Land Preparation

Preparing your site for building foundations and other land development

Why Choose Ellinghausen Grading

We Are Committed to Our Local Clients

Professional Excavation Specialists in Powhatan

Land preparation is key to a successful build. Reach out today for a free quote!

Detail Oriented

It truly is all in the details when you require your project to be done right the first time

Competitive Pricing

We understand the resources that go into a project and have priced our services to be accessible without putting a strain on your budget

Join Our Family

We rely heavily on the support of our loyal customers and the power of word-of-mouth to keep our business thriving

Professional Service Every time

We know how much of a pain it can be to find the right contractors for your job. Let us make things easy and simple for you!

10 +
Years Experience

Ellinghausen Grading is your Go-To contractor for land prep and property maintenance needs

Community Partnerships

Past Projects

Check Out Some of Our Past Work

We pride ourselves on providing quality service that goes above and beyond expectations

Land Preparation

Powhatan, VA

We can help take your land from being covered in trees to finish graded and ready for your new construction

Driveway Grading Project

Powhatan, VA

In this Project, we Graded and delivered fresh gravel for a washed-out driveway.

New Road Construction Project

Powhatan, VA

We took this client’s land to a proper grade and created a brand new road on their property!

Storm Damage Cleanup

Powhatan, VA

Tornados took down several trees on this client’s property before we made it on-site to help with the cleanup effort

Your Complete Satisfaction is Our Priority

Contact Ellinghausen Grading today to see how we can help with your next project!

Our Blog

Check Out Our Blog!

Erosion Control Strategies In Sloped Yards

March 29, 2023
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How To Extend Your Home’s Landscaping By Directing Runoff Away From Problem Areas

March 29, 2023
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Protecting Property During Heavy Rains With Catchments And Swales

March 28, 2023
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WH Ellinghausen Grading is an excavation specialist and Property Management Expert serving the greater Richmond Area. We can help with all of your Grading and Land preparation needs large or small

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