How to Make Landscaping Projects Easier with Backhoes

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At Eagle Rentals, we offer a wide variety of equipment rentals to help you tackle just about any home improvement project you can think of, including making changes to your landscape. If you want to make big changes to your yard and landscape design, you can make that process easier by renting a backhoe for your excavation needs. In this article, our team will go over a few ways that our backhoes can help make your landscaping project easier.

How to Make Landscaping Projects Easier with Backhoes

•  Digging. The first thing that comes to mind for most people when they think of backhoes is digging. One of the primary purposes of backhoes is to dig large holes or trenches, using the scoop to remove large quantities of soil at once. If your landscaping project involves heavy excavation, you can save yourself a lot of time and effort by renting a backhoe.

Lifting.  Another way that using backhoes can make your landscaping project easier is by giving you a better way to lift and maneuver heavy materials. For example, backhoes can be used to lift boulders, rocks, gravel, sand, and other materials and can even be used to dig up trees and move them to a better location, all while keeping the tree and roots intact.

•  Compacting. There are also a wide variety of backhoe attachments available that can be used for even more purposes. For example, one of the most widely used backhoe attachments is a compactor, which can make it much easier and faster to compact the soil and prepare the site for something like a pathway or patio.