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Recent Levelling reviews in Newcastle

Excellent work. Highly recommend.

Install a one level retaining wall from sleepers around a garden bed,

$500

Mathew is very knowledgeable and a great worker. I'd definitely recommend him

Dirt levelling and turf laying

$200

Very prompt and communication. Task completed as requested

Ironing - two level baskets, one off

$120

Amit was punctual, friendly,excellent communication and completed my house cleaning requirements very satisfactorily. I would strongly recommend his services.

House cleaner, single level home.

$105

Fantastic job, very happy :) will definitely use Yegon again for future projects.

Level small area of yard

$800

Great work! Fast & efficient!

Remove 2 awnings 5m above ground level so extension ladder needed.

$100

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What do levelling services include?

Yard levelling involves creating a smooth surface on your piece of land. It almost means the same as grading services, which refers to the sloping of a yard away from the foundation of a home. Both are important when you want to have a beautifully maintained lawn, and avoid soil erosion and other drainage problems in your garden space! 

There are different methods to level or grade your yard depending on its natural grading, soil makeup, vegetation, and general needs. Here are the most common ways that you can expect from yard levelling and grading services near you:

Soil mixture installation

For this method, you may need to have your grass mowed first and detach your lawn as needed. When it’s ready, your Tasker can dig up the grass in the sunken area of the lawn. They can mix topsoil, sand, and compost and then use this soil mixture to fill the sunken areas and holes. Once done with filling out the holes and divots, your Tasker can cover your entire lawn with about 1/4 to 1/2 inches of the mix to even out the land. Keeping this layer thin is important because putting too much can choke your grass. Then, you can run your sprinklers and water your lawn to help the soil mixture settle in, filling air pockets and revitalising your property. Taskers can use a soil compactor and make sure the underlying remains compact and keep your new lawn flat. 

Taskers can also offer sod installation to stimulate regrowth and make your lawn or yard look pristine again. You can use regular grass seed or topsoil for the aftercare, but it's better to ask if laying sods can be done, as well.

Bobcat machinery

When your Tasker uses a versatile piece of machinery like Bobcat for a garden levelling project, it allows them to scoop and move dirt easily. If you book yard grading near you, you may be required to put up barriers around the perimeter of your operation. When your space is ready, your Tasker can start using the Bobcat to shave off parts of your unlevel yard, starting at an area that is as level as possible. As your Tasker levels your yard, they can create benchmarks and check out its grading. If needed, they can adjust low spots with low soil, while the excess soil will be sent to the spoils pile. The Bobcat can still be used to tamp down the ground. Once done, your Tasker can call a dump truck to have the excess dirt removed. 

Excavation

Booking yard grading services near you may not just involve filling holes into level the land, especially if you’re planning to build a structure on it. Your Tasker can first clear out vegetation and tree roots. Then, they can start digging holes to create low-lying areas using a bulldozer or backhoe to be involved. The dirt removed while your Tasker is digging can be used to back-fill around the new structure. Afterwards, the richer topsoil that was also removed can be used to overlay the fill dirt, so that grass and shrubbery can grow well on your newly-graded yard. Take advantage of this method to remove unwanted or contaminated soil if needed.

Recent Levelling tasks in Newcastle

Multi-level stairs at back of yard

$1,500

Cameron Park NSW, Australia

18th Feb 2024

Multi-level stairs in backyard as per sketch. Majority of digging has been done. Bricks and caps will be supplied

Back yard level and either concreted or paved

$1,000

Wallsend NSW, Australia

27th Dec 2023

Level backyard and pavers put down 6 metres buy 15 metres - Due date: Flexible

Mowing a two level, small backyard

$80

Elermore Vale NSW, Australia

17th Nov 2023

Mowing houses. Need the back lawn mowed and whipper snipped. Roots of grass grow ontop of soil too. Type of gardening: Lawn mowing, Whipper snipping Size of garden: 50m²-100m² Has green waste bin: No - Due date: Before Monday, 20 November 2023

So efficient and lovely communication, so happy with his work

Tidying the back garden including leveling of lawn and removing debris

$300

Cardiff Heights NSW, Australia

14th Nov 2023

I would like my back garden cleaned up including removal of dead leaves and sticks I would also like the lawn levelled with top soil Type of gardening: Other, Garden cleanup Size of garden: 150m²-300m² Has green waste bin: Yes - Due date: Flexible

Very happy with my back yard! Great job and easy to communicate with 😊

Level section of our backyard and prepare for grass laying

$700

Shortland NSW, Australia

11th Nov 2023

Need a section of our backyard (approx. 7x7mtrs) to be leveled and prepared so we can then lay grass over that section. There is a bit of rock and concrete rubble in the area, as well as it is primarily clay-based soil, so it might require jackhammering to loosen up (which we have one available to use). - Due date: Flexible

Basic landscaping/ ground levelling

$300

Maryland NSW, Australia

6th Oct 2023

need ground levelled in back garden. approx 5x7m - Due date: Flexible

Lawn Dethatch, topdress & Level

$150

Hamilton East NSW, Australia

26th Sep 2023

I have 100sqm in the backyard and 25sqm in the front. Lawn also needs some slight levelling and topdressing. Type of gardening: Lawn mowing Size of garden: 50m²-100m² Has green waste bin: Yes - Due date: Flexible

Shrubs planted in level ground X 4 in Adamstown area

$100

Adamstown NSW, Australia

2nd Aug 2023

Shrubs planted x 4 in level backyard Type of gardening: Other Size of garden: Under 50m² Has green waste bin: Yes - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 14 August 2023

HOUSE CLEANING. 2 BEDROOM, 2 LEVEL APARTMENT.

$400

Eleebana NSW 2282, Australia

16th Jul 2023

TWO LEVEL, 2 BEDROOM, 2 BATH APARTMENT THAT NEEDS A TOP TO BOTTOM CLEAN. JUST HAD CONSTRUCTION DONE AND ALL IS COMPLETE, BUT THE PLACE IS DUSTY AND NEEDS TO BE PERFECT BEFORE WE BRING OUR BABY BACK INTO THE HOUSE. - Due date: Before Wednesday, 19 July 2023

So great! Was able to clean on very short notice and did a wonderful job! Would hire again! Thank you!

Remove second level sun shades

$100

Caves Beach NSW, Australia

23rd May 2023

Take down two canvas sun shades from second level of house. The height of the shades is 7m from ground. Each shade is 1.9m wide and attached by two screws and supported by two steel saddles. The area under the shades is grassed. I roughly estimate it would take 1 to 1.5 hours. Removal from grounds not required. - Due date: Flexible

Landscaping work, grassed section removed and leveled

$750

Rathmines NSW 2283, Australia

8th Apr 2023

Landscaping works. Remove grass and level area to match driveway level. Rubbish to be removed as well. - Due date: Flexible

Great work, nothing too much trouble. Would highly recommend Clint for everything.

Help levelling out a patch of yard with compactor

$250

Kotara NSW, Australia

1st Apr 2023

I’ve hired a compactor but need help leveling out a patch of yard approx 6m x 5m Type of gardening: Other Size of garden: Under 50m² Has green waste bin: Yes - Due date: Needs to be done on Sunday, 2 April 2023

Front yard cleared and levelled

$100

Cameron Park NSW 2285, Australia

11th Mar 2023

Front yard to be de grassed and then level as best - Due date: Flexible

Level 200m2 Yard

$1,000

Wyee NSW, Australia

14th Feb 2023

I need my yard levelled out ready to drop underlay and turf. I will only require the yard levelled (preferably with a laser level the ensure proper natural drainage). No need to supply turf or underlay. Will possibly need 50-100mm cut in the yard. Can stock pile any leftover dirt on site. Please only accept / offer if you’ll be completing the job at the price offered.

Level front yard with small retaining wall

$5,000

Floraville NSW, Australia

15th Dec 2022

Level front yard by retaining part and cut a sloping driveway for side access. Block retaining wall and re-turf area. I’d like the access driveway to remain turfed but have the grass reinforcement pods used so no tyre sinking - Due date: Flexible

Hedges trimmed to an easy maintenance level

$200

Glendale NSW, Australia

18th Oct 2022

I have two Hedges that need trimming down to an easy maintenance level. Type of gardening: Hedge trimming Size of garden: Under 50m² Has green waste bin: Yes This is a big job and I don't expect it to be done in one hit, it would cost too much. I am happy to break it up into a couple of sessions. Just want to add that I am a pensioner. Money depends on date of pension. Due date: Needs to be done on Monday or Tuesday date to be determined, October 2022

Great Job and well done! Yegon was on time. I’m very pleased with the outcome of the task given. all I needed done was completed. Yegon was polite, and he didn’t hesitate to ask if I was satisfied with each step if the way. I would be happy to have Yegon come back anytime to work for me again. Very satisfied Lyn

Sand layed and levelled

$300

Charlestown NSW, Australia

6th Oct 2022

I need sand brought to my backyard and levelled to put a pool on. It’s around 8m x 5m. Need done asap please. Need someone who knows what they’re doing - Due date: Flexible

Matty has done a great job. Super knowledgeable, turned up on time and had helped me out heaps with what’s next for my job. Highly recommend him. Thanks so much!

Ground leveling and new lawn laying

$1,000

Bonnells Bay NSW, Australia

22nd Aug 2022

Bobcat or similar for removal of old grass and some soil. Spread some new topsoil. Lay new turf. - Due date: Before Thursday, 1 December 2022

Landscaping - level/remove clay & tree stump removal

$500

Kahibah NSW, Australia

21st Aug 2022

Level out clay/dirt on front yard and side walkway to prepare yard for laying top soil and grass. (We will do the top soil and grass component) In backyard remove tree stump and level out dirt. - Due date: Flexible

Detail and level Survey

$1,200

Charlestown NSW, Australia

3rd Aug 2022

Partial Survey (rear half + existing building) Accurate setback to boundary Boundary details To satisfy Hornsby council DA requirements