A person using a level to ensure a surface is even and flat, with tools and materials nearby.
A person using a level to ensure a surface is even and flat, with tools and materials nearby.

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Recent Levelling reviews in South Brisbane

Peter was very helpful, communicated reliably and got the job done. Many thanks

Ground levelling for lawn

$200

Jordan was very communicative and friendly and did a great job. Very happy to use him again for similar projects. Thanks Jordan!

Removal of small stumps and levelling of dirt

$150

Dan and his crew were great! Punctual, friendly and worked hard to get the job done. If you need any yard work or general maintenance jobs done around the yard, Dan and his crew are the guys you need. Will definitely use them again!

Mulch Removal and Area Levelled

$250

Nick is professional and easy to deal with.

Taking and cutting and leveling the back yard

$700

Eileen completed the task well before time, great detailed clean, and even tracked down the spare sheets and changed the bed for me. Place looks immaculate! Would happily use Eileen again

Clean my townhouse - 3 Level

$210

Very fast and professional. I strongly recommend Bremin for your gardening

Grass lift and level of soil

$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 South Brisbane

Mini Excavator - level an area and dig a trench and more

$500

Mount Gravatt East QLD, Australia

22nd Feb 2024

Got a bit ambitious with a DIY project and now keen to finish it off with some help. Corner of the block has a small hill. Plan is to level it a little and use concrete blocks (Linearwall) to build a 2 block high garden bed. Welcome any advice, thoughts on the steps currently: 1. Use mini excavator to level the area 6x4m (roughly 150mm or so deep) 2. Use mini excavator to dig a trench for 5x3m rectangle for blocks (another 150mm deep). 3. Back fill the trench with road base (located on the driveway) 4. Compact and lay blocks 5. Place the dirt back into the garden bed Notes: - Blocks haven't been ordered yet but can be organized before you come. - Please give me a quote for the first two steps only and then for everything. I will be there to assist as well and can bring a friend. - Side of the house has a 1.8m wide access, hope that's wide enough for a mini excavator. - The summer has got this place grown back with greens

Removal of bricks/make floor level and rearranging plants

$50

Coorparoo QLD, Australia

15th Feb 2024

Hi I require a landscaper or someone to take 5 sets of 4 bricks out of the middle of my front yard and make ground flat and level keeping the outside bricks moving the trees from these bricks in middle and rearranging them to the front of the garden. Also need weeding and spray done - Due date: Flexible

Levelling of backyard for portable pool

$1,000

Runcorn QLD, Australia

31st Jan 2024

Need backyard levelled for portable pool Type of gardening: Other Size of garden: Above 300m² Has green waste bin: Yes - Due date: Flexible

These guys were amazing every step of the way. Definitely highly recommend them for anything you need down. Very happy.

Pull up existing grass add soil, level, compact and turf.

$400

Carina QLD, Australia

21st Dec 2023

Pull up existing 18 square of turf, add 1.6 cube of soil, level compact and re turf. The are needs to be accessed through the townhouse which cannot fit a wheelbarrow. Previously we did it with 15litre buckets the whole thing took 5 hours by myself. I would imagine it would take 2-3 hours max for 2 people. Obviously there would need a little extra care taken Soil and turf - Due date: Flexible

Professional, great work, very happy!

Level section of backyard for playset

$1,000

Moorooka QLD, Australia

17th Dec 2023

Section of backyard levelled for play-set. Type of gardening: Other Size of garden: Under 50m² Has green waste bin: Yes - Due date: Before Monday, 25 December 2023

Lawn Top Dress and level ~ 100sqm

$140

Salisbury QLD, Australia

7th Dec 2023

I need someone to top dress my lawn and level it out. I will get the top dress delivered to the front of my house and you’ll just need to use a wheelbarrow to move it to my lawn which is about 20m away (entrance of the lawn). I have a newish 198L Gorilla Garden Cart/wheelbarrow you can use to save you bringing your own wheelbarrow Type of gardening: Other Size of garden: 50m²-100m² Has green waste bin: No - Due date: Flexible

Leveling for pool

$200

Acacia Ridge QLD, Australia

5th Dec 2023

I’m looking for quotes and availabilities for a bit of levelling so I can put a pool up. - Due date: Before Saturday, 9 December 2023

Level and turf backyard section

$2,500

Woolloongabba QLD, Australia

2nd Dec 2023

We got retaining walls and fill about 1 year ago. We're now looking to level (with a slight slope) the yard to the back of the retaining wall and then turf it. To be fair, we can turf ourselves and could provide labour if someone has know how for levelling. Green photo is how it looks at the moment. Other two are before the weeds grew. Area is about 40m2 (guess). Type of gardening: Other Size of garden: Under 50m² Has green waste bin: Yes - Due date: Flexible

Jason is a hard worker and genuinely great guy. He's got amazing general knowledge and great chat, if you are thinking of pitching in and being his labour for the day. Turned up almost to the second of when he said he would.

Move soil from front yard to back yard, and level.

$150

Greenslopes QLD, Australia

2nd Dec 2023

Move 2 cube of soil from front yard to backyard (bout 20m) and level over turf. Must have own wheelbarrow and leveling tools. Type of gardening: Garden cleanup, Other Size of garden: 50m²-100m² Has green waste bin: Yes - Due date: Before Sunday, 3 December 2023

Yard levelling and new soil

$300

Woolloongabba QLD, Australia

23rd Nov 2023

Looking for someone to level our backyard and put some new top soil on so we can lay grass. We can order the topsoil to site if that’s easier. Type of gardening: Other Size of garden: 50m²-100m² Has green waste bin: Yes - Due date: Flexible

Garden leveling

$250

Eight Mile Plains QLD, Australia

7th Nov 2023

Need garden levelling and waste dumping. Type of gardening: Garden cleanup, Other Size of garden: Under 50m² Has green waste bin: No - Due date: Flexible

Removal of tiny plants, small shrubs and level

$200

Algester QLD, Australia

12th Oct 2023

Removal of tiny plants, small shrubs and level ground to perfection. Contractor to dispose green wastage etc.

Trees trimmed, tidied , levelled

$200

Carina QLD, Australia

30th Sep 2023

3 Lilly Pilly trees out front of town house. Not big trees but need to be cut shorter and tidied to more like a hedge - about a metre or so off the top - and branches taken away. Please only accept if you can come on Monday. Type of gardening: Hedge trimming Size of garden: Under 50m² Has green waste bin: No - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 2 October 2023

Better than expected - looks so tidy ! Thanks for such a professional service and excellent communication!

Garden tidy, clear out, level, place pebbles & level

$400

Tarragindi QLD, Australia

14th Sep 2023

Side garden clear out, tidy and assistance with leveling out in preparation for a path. Weed matting down. Place pebbles/gravel and level. Type of gardening: Weeding, Garden cleanup. Size of garden: 50m²-100m² Has green waste bin: Yes - Due date: Flexible

Vacuum, backwash, check chemical levels

$123

Sunnybank Hills QLD, Australia

7th Sep 2023

Pool vacuum, not very dirty, i just dont have time - Due date: Before Saturday, 9 September 2023

Level backyard

$1,500

Sunnybank Hills QLD 4109, Australia

3rd Sep 2023

Looking for a landscaper, multiple stages of work. First would be levelling backyard, followed by two retaining walls, drainage and paving. This quote is for leveling the backyard, slope is ~80cm across the 5m. Access is 1.2-1.5m on the side of the house. - Due date: Before Saturday, 30 September 2023

Level out backyard

$250

Calamvale QLD, Australia

31st Aug 2023

Need help to prepare and level backyard for top soil. Most of the yard is quite level. We had a granny build so the ground is uneven with bumps here and bumps there. Type of gardening: Other Size of garden: 50m²-100m² Has green waste bin: No - Due date: Flexible

Ground leveling

$150

Holland Park QLD, Australia

29th Aug 2023

need minor leveling done possibly 2 swipes with a bobby or 3 at the very most, ground is soft, as prepping for garden shed slab, and would be quicker to do the job , than unload and reload the bob cat . and payment on completion in cash. - Due date: Flexible

Leveling up artificial turf base

$200

Pallara QLD, Australia

22nd Aug 2023

I have artificial turf at my backyard and it start to be come unlevel. Looking for some can level up the base under the artificial turf.

Grass removal and levelling

$200

Pallara QLD, Australia

20th Aug 2023

Need to remove all grass and collect all waste . Need to level land for lands purposes Type of gardening: Garden cleanup Size of garden: 50m²-100m² Has green waste bin: Yes - Due date: Flexible