About Us

Charlson Excavating LogoCharlson Excavating Company, Inc. of Clear Lake has been a recognized leader in Excavation and Property development serving North Iowa and Southern Minnesota for over 35 years.  Since starting the company in 1984 our highly trained and experienced professionals have been the key to our success. They are the main reason for our reputation of providing the highest quality of workmanship, maintaining prompt completion dates and working hard to meet the customer's budget expectations.  We specialize in all types of Excavation including Grading and Utility services for Residential, Commercial and Industrial business.  We encourage you to contact us to discuss your Excavating, Demolition, Grading, Aggregate, Sewer or other types of Site Development needs today.



our services

  • Site Excavation & Grading
  • Aggregates
  • Natural Ag Gypsum Fines Production
  • Hauling
  • Erosion Control
  • EPA & DNR Remediation & Maintenance
  • Sewer Installation & Repair
  • Water Mains & Service Lines
  • Storm Sewer Installation
  • Drainage
  • Demolition
  • Concrete Removal & Replacement
  • Seeding & Landscaping
  • Emergency Repairs
  • Lakes & Pond Development and Restoration