Best Demolition Companies in Des Moines, IA

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  • Barn Demolition

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  • Interior Demolition

  • Mobile Home

  • Pool Removal

  • Tank Removal

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Jorgensen Solutions LLC

5412 NW 13th St, Polk City IA 50226

Jorgensen Solutions LLC is a small, experienced group of local demo pros who love tearing down structures. With virtually zero overhead fees, we are one of the most affordable demolition options in the greater Ankeny, IA area.

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Junk King Des Moines

1710 Guthrie Ave suite j, Des Moines IA 50316

Junk King Des Moines is a locally-owned and operated junk removal and light demolition company. We specialize in fast, affordable full-service junk hauling and light demolition work. We are top-rated locally and across the nation for our customer service. Contact ...

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Keeny Excavating

1239 280th St, Woodward IA 50276

Keeny Excavating provides prompt, professional excavating and demolition services to the Woodward, Iowa area. We offer a variety of excavation services to meet all your needs and go above and beyond for our customers.

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Iowa Cleanouts Inc

1326 NW Shoreline Ct, Ankeny IA 50023

Iowa Cleanouts Inc specializes in residential and commercial junk removal services as well as light demolition throughout our great state. We pride ourselves on working hard and getting every job done safely, correctly, and quickly. Our wide range of services ...

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Wrecking Bros

1724 East 22nd Street, Des Moines IA 50317

Wrecking Bros is your go-to source for demolition and junk removal services. Our team is highly adaptable and able to accomplish whatever you throw at us, from demolition to concrete removal, debris removal, and more. To learn more or to ...

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Demolishin Derby

218 N 16th St, Chariton IA 50049

When you need residential or commercial demolition services you can rely on throughout the greater Chariton, IA area, look no further than Demolishin Derby. Our experts can help remove your unwanted structures quickly and affordably.

At Metro Eco-Hauler, we'll work with anyone's budget. We specialize in light demolition and junk removal services throughout the greater Des Moines, IA area, including concrete removal, pool removal, deck removal, garage demolition, and more! Our team is eager to ...

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Royal Services, LLC

18 Fay St, Waterloo IA 50703

Royal Services, LLC has been offering a wide range of demolition services for our residential customers throughout Waterloo, IA, including oil tank removal, pool removal, barn demolition, shed demolition, and so much more. Contact us today for a free quote!

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Des Moines Junk

4300 Indianola Ave, Des Moines IA 50320

Des Moines Junk is your local junk removal and demolition company serving residential and commercial clients in Des Moines and surrounding areas. They offer 24-hour service to accommodate their customers.

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Dave's Dozing & Excavating

10760 NE 82nd Ave, Mitchellville IA 50169

Dave's Dozing & Excavating's work includes demolition of all shapes and sizes. We specialize in concrete removal, including slabs, footings, block, or poured walls. However, we also perform total demolitions, including barns, silos, houses, and more.

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Iowa Demolition

1901 Easton Blvd, Des Moines IA 50316

We are a certified crew of demolition contractors that specialize in building demolition, structural demolition, and house demolition. Iowa Demolition is covering all of your bases, day or night. Our services are extended to emergency care with 24/7 services.

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Elder Corporation

5088 East University Ave, Pleasant Hill IA 50327

Elder Corporation takes an innovative approach to efficient demolition with the latest equipment and emphasis on precision. We specialize in demolition, underground utilities, earth moving and  site work. 

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DeCarlo Demolition

260 NE 44th Ave, Des Moines IA 50313

Family owned and operated since 1945. Our knowledge and experience in the industry is unsurpassed. We follow promise with performance. We provide high quality work, attention to compliance, and open communication every step of the way. We offer selective and complete ...

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Randy's Backhoe Service

11 Po Box, Martensdale IA 50160

In Des Moines and surrounding areas, Randy's Backhoe Service is known for providing high-quality site preparation and demolition services. We offer dependability, experience, friendliness, and professionalism.

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Kelly Cortum Inc

340 Wright Rd, Norwalk IA 50211

Founded in 1988 with a single dump truck, Kelly Cortum Inc has since grown to be a full-service demolition, excavation, and trucking company. started his business. Our team of experts has grown since then, as has our list of services.

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Pleva Mechanical Inc

13420 Bittersweet Rd, Woodward IA 50276

Pleva Mechanical Inc is a mechanical contractor offering oil tank removal services in Woodward, IA and the surrounding areas. Our team of specialists is highly trained to perform the work we provide. Get in touch today for a free quote.

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Vanderpool Construction Inc

1100 N 14th St, Indianola IA 50125

Vanderpool Construction has been performing demolition, excavation, and underground utility services for more than 50 years. Proudly serving central and south central Iowa, we are a family owned and operated company that goes above and beyond for our customers. 

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Hibbs Excavating & Grading Inc

12186 Carpenter Street, Carlisle IA 50047

Hibbs Excavating & Grading Inc. has over 34 years of experience in the demolition and excavation business and can help you with all of your project needs. They're your convenient and efficient solution for all things site preparation.

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RW Excavating & Dozing

13293 S 88th Ave W,, Prairie City IA 50228

When it comes to site preparation services in the Newton, Iowa area, RW Excavating & Dozing is the company to call. We set ourselves above the rest with our attention to detail, customer-oriented service, and honest prices.

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Huber Grading Inc

1410 NW Main Street, Elkhart IA 50073

Huber Grading Inc is the leading grading contractor in Des Moines, IA and surrounding areas. We tackle projects of all sizes, including commercial demolition, barn demolition, and more. 

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Thorpe Excavating

2175 NW 86th St, Clive IA 50325

Located in Clive, Iowa, Thorpe Excavating is an excavating and demolition company that offers comprehensive demolition services, including barn demolition, house demolition, and more.

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How much do demolition projects cost?

Demolition costs vary a great deal from one type of project to the next and also from one contractor to the next.

 

Real-Life Demolition Project Cost
Concrete Removal (1,400 sq ft concrete patio removal) $1,500
House Demolition (2-story house with detached garage) $8,500
Pool Removal (640 sq ft concrete & plastic inground pool) $6,600
Mobile Home Demolition (720 sq ft mobile home & shed demolition) $4,800

 

These are just some examples of what people have paid for these demolition projects. Your exact cost may vary depending on a number of factors. For example, the average cost to demolish a house is between $4,000 and $14,000, but this cost varies significantly depending on:

  • Size of the house
  • House's location and accessibility
  • Materials used to build the home
  • Whether or not hazardous materials are present
  • Who you hire

Obtain a Permit

A permit must be obtained from the Dallas Permit Center before starting the demolition work for any residential or commercial project. To apply for a permit, you can do so in person at:

 

Oak Cliff Municipal Center
320 E. Jefferson Blvd., Room 118
Dallas, TX 75203

 

Oftentimes, the contractor you hire will obtain the permit for you. However, this isn't always the case, so make sure you discuss this with the companies you speak with.