April Showers Bring May Flowers – But Did Your Drainage System Work Effectively?

Poor drainage can happen in a commercial or residential setting. Although it may not seem like a problem at first, the economic and environmental impacts of poor commercial drainage and residential drainage can be enormous in the long term.  The impact of less-than-desirable water drainage can affect all of us, as it allows water to […]

We at Mikula Contracting, Inc. want to wish our clients, friends, families, and neighbors well amidst the COVID-19 pandemic.  On March 21, New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy signed Executive Order No. 107 into effect, “directing all residents to stay at home until further notice.” Governor Murphy highlighted that the order provides certain exceptions for “essential” […]

Your business may be small, but going green is the biggest and best move it can make. Discover some sound changes that can make a huge difference to the environment and your bottom line.   One of Mikula Contracting’s core values is that we care how we affect our customers, our community, and our world. […]

Don’t put yourself in danger by ignoring excavation and trenching safety procedures The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) reports that the fatality rate for excavation work is 112% higher than the rate for general construction. What’s behind this sobering statistic? OSHA explains that all excavations can put you in danger because they are inherently […]

You have to be a sleuth before you can swing that demo hammer Not so fast! If we’re to believe those renovation/remake shows on cable, demolition is just donning a pair of safety glasses, knocking it all down, and hauling it away. It’s hardly ever that simple. Demolition first requires that you know what you’re […]

A permit covers customers and contractors The importance of a permit in excavation and contraction goes beyond due process. It’s a hallmark of respect for proper channels and of a contractor’s care for their reputation, the quality of their work, and the safety of their clients. Here’s how New Jersey does it by the book. […]

The excavation objectives don’t change, they just scale   The same, only smaller. It’s how a professional in the excavation industry might describe the distinction between what their tasks and responsibilities would be when working on a residential construction site versus a commercial one.   That’s because the objectives for excavators in both types of […]

Many factors can make an excavation estimate rise or fall. How remote a site is, how stable the soil, and how much tree or rock coverage needs to be removed, are all big considerations for construction companies.   Excavation is a necessary and sometimes time-consuming step in any construction project. This service is considered sitework […]

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