The CDP Excavating Blog

Learn How to Build Better in Central New York

Take advantage of our 17+ years of experience as we uncover the information you need to know when developing your land, improving your property, putting firm foundations under your feet


Your Complete Introduction to Helical Pile Foundations

Helical pile foundations have been revolutionizing construction across America, being used for everything from residential to industrial projects. But, what is this impressive technology really all about? Find out in this complete introduction that will teach you everything important to know about helical piles.


House Demolition in Central New York: What You Need to Know

Staring at an old house, garage, shed, or other structure that needs to go? Thinking about buying a property with old and dilapidated buildings? Want to increase your land value? Demolition might be the solution! But first, discover the key things you must know.


How To Develop Raw Land in Central New York

More people are purchasing raw, undeveloped land in order to build their dreams or secure a valuable investment. But, what do you need to know before developing your raw land? Find out in this post as we dive into the details of developing raw land into a beautiful oasis for your family (or for profit)!


The Ultimate Guide to Basement Waterproofing in Central New York

In this comprehensive guide, you'll learn everything you need to know about protecting your basement from water intrusion and flooding. We cover common causes of flooding, your options for waterproofing, how to choose the right one, and more!


The Ultimate Guide to Erosion Protection in Central New York

Shoreline and soil erosion is a serious concern for properties in our region. Uncover the dangers of erosion, solutions you can use to protect your property, and how to find the right fit. Plus get guidance on permits, maintenance, and hiring a great contractor!