MacIsaac BackHoeing

Since 1974

At MacIsaac Backhoeing Services, we pride ourselves on being more than just contractors; we are a dedicated partner to our clients and a proud member of the Summerside community. As we look to the future, we are excited to continue growing, innovating, and contributing to the development of our area, providing top-notch excavation services for many more years to come.

PEI’s trusted name in excavation services.

At MacIsaac Backhoeing Services, we are committed to establishing lasting relationships with our customers by exceeding their expectations and gaining their trust through exceptional performance by every member of our team

5x Dump Trucks

3x Plow Trucks

2x Backhoes | Deck Trucks | Skid Steers | Crew Trucks

2x 20 Ton Floats

6-Ton Roller

2-Ton Roller

We even offer emergency appointments 24/7 for those times when you just can’t wait.

Sitework & Services


Adding a building to your property is a major undertaking no matter how you look at it. Whether it’s a home, a shop, or another outbuilding, having the site preparation done properly helps to ensure a successful project.

Foundation Pad Excavation

Every home starts with a foundation/pad. Let us help you get started. We offer frost wall, full basement and pad excavation, as well as, mini-home pads, gravel and poly. We can also provide you with contacts for the most reliable contractors on PEI.

Water & Sewar

Underground Boring is now available! Whether you are building a new home, upgrading your current home or having problems with your existing sewer line, let us take that burden off your shoulders with fast, efficient 24 hour service.

Oil Spills

An oil spill can be devastating to the owners, neighbors and the environment as a whole. Call us for a free consultation and we can point you in the right direction with the right contacts.

Land Clearing

Whether you have a wooded lot you need to clear for your new home or want to tidy up your yard from those unwanted stumps, trees, shrubs and bushes- contact us. We can make your backyard an oasis again.

Septic System & Perk Tests

Fully insured and licensed with the Province of Prince Edward Island,we can repair/replace existing septic systems or get us to inspect the septic system before buying your new rural home.

Driveways & Pads

If you are repairing a damaged shale, gravel or crushed asphalt driveway from the harsh PEI winters or age, or you simply don’t want to spend money on an asphalt driveway, call us for a free quote.

Basement Waterproofing

Whether you have had your basement flooded once upon a time or you want to prevent that from happening and are just taking precautions, let us introduce you to basement waterproofing in PEI.


From grading and finishing your new home property, we do it all. Landscaping- supplying topsoil, seeding or sodding. Hardscaping- walkways, fireplaces, retaining walls etc. 

Watch MacIsaac’s Team at Work