Excavation      Site Uilitities       Power Sweeping      Commercial Snow Removal      Demolition

Proudly serving the Ames and Surrounding Communities for over 50 years.

Our Services

Our Services


Excavation & Grading

Keith Cooper & Sons, Inc. was started as an excavation company, and it is still very much a primary focus today. Our operators are skilled in the use of our many machines. We have machines for every size job and specialize in:

  • Foundations
  • Grading
  • An array of other excavating services

Contact Us  today to discuss your earthwork needs!


Site Utilities & Outdoor Plumbing

We have Master and Journeyman plumbers needed to make sure your installation is done properly and in compliance with code. We install new systems and perform repairs on existing outdoor plumbing.

We specialize in installing and designing:

  • Water Services
  • Septic Systems
  • Field Tiles
  • Storm Drains

Contact Us  today to discuss your outdoor plumbing project!


Parking Lot & Street Sweeping

Keith Cooper & Sons, Inc. has been a leader in promoting a cleaner environment for over 20 years. Our sweeping services help keep debris and trash out of storm water systems and rivers.

We have different sizes of sweepers ready to meet your needs. We provide nightly sweeping services in Ames and weekly services in Boone and Marshalltown. We can arrange one-time sweeps in other locations. You want your location to look its best and so do we!

Contact Us  today to schedule sweeping services to...

  • Remove leaves from city streets, commercial driveways, and parking lots in the fall.
  • Do a spring clean-up to remove sand used for ice control during the winter.
  • Remove debris left from construction projects.
  • Prepare your parking area for striping.
  • Clean up your streets before and after city events such as parades, carnivals, and street races.
  • Make your paved surfaces look tidy and well-maintained.


Commercial Snow Removal

Keith Cooper & Sons, Inc. has been a premier commercial snow removal contractor in Ames for over 50 years. Whether your lot can be cleared with a pickup plow or it needs a wheel loader with a high-volume snow pusher, we have the right machine for your commercial property.

We provide snow removal services 24 hours a day throughout the snow removal season in the Ames community. We stay out all night, so your customers and employees can get in the next morning.

Contact Us  today to get a quote for your commercial property's...

  • Parking Lot & Driveway Snow Removal
  • Salting & Ice Control
  • Sidewalk & Entrance Snow Removal
  • Snow Loading & Off-Site Hauling

Due to the logistics involved with adding new locations, we cannot accept new customers during a snow event or outside of business hours. In order to provide our commercial customers with the best possible service, Keith Cooper & Sons does not offer snow removal services for single-family residential properties.


Demolition Services

Part of building something often involves tearing something down. Keith Cooper & Sons, Inc. has operators skilled in the safe removal of existing structures. Demolition debris hauling services are also available.

We also provide deconstruction services for structures with salvageable materials, reducing the amount of debris that will be deposited in a landfill.

Contact Us  today for more information. Every demolition job is different, so be sure to include as much information about the job as possible.

About Keith Cooper & Sons

The late Keith Cooper started the business with his with his sons in the late 1960s and it became incorporated in 1972. Keith may be gone, but his son, Kent, and grandson, Matt, continue to keep the family business going strong. Kent and Matt Cooper both have decades of experience in the industry and are skilled operators and master plumbers.


819 Lincoln Way, Ste. E
Ames, IA 50010