This is a list of service providers recommended by association members.

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To add your recommendation, send it to kevinsmontgomery@me.com. Please provide the service type, provider's name and contact info, and work you had completed (with any comments).

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BOAT storage and service

Lakes & Trails Marine - W7586 Hwy 70, Spooner 54801 •  (715) 635-6111 • www.lakesntrails.com

Recommended by: Donna Dummer  Comments/Work: We have used them for years ... very dependable!.

 

Shell Lake Marine - 505 Hwy 63, Shell Lake 54871 (715) 468-7662 • www.shelllakemarine.com

Recommended by: Kevin Montgomery  Comments/Work: Tom is the owner. We use Shell Lake for service and storage for our pontoon. They do great work and are dependable.

Carpet Cleaning

Advanced Restoration - 7 E. South St., Rice Lake 54868 • (715) 234-1822 • www.arcleanit.com (there’s a 10% off coupon online)

Recommended by: Kevin Montgomery  Comments/Work: Did the carpets when we first moved in. Thought they did a nice job.

CELL Phone Service

Verizon

Recommended by: The consensus from members is that Verizon is the only service that works well here. (For example AT&T and T-Mobile both have spotty service)   Comments/Work: Cell phone tower visible on the west side of the lake is a Verizon tower.

 

Deck and timber stair repair/Install

Eminent Sales & Services - N4887 Hwy 63, Spooner 54801 • (715) 635-2188 • www.eminentservicesllc.com

Recommended by: Sally Ann Mogren  Comments/Work: Dan and his crew do great work

 

Jon Hansen • (715) 416-1825

Recommended by: Jeff Wold  Comments/Work: He did our deck railings and stairs.

 

CountrySide Landscaping - Jesse Miller •105 S Morey St, Birchwood 54817 • (715) 931-0628 • www.countrysidelandscapingco.com

Recommended by: Kevin Montgomery  Comments/Work: Did repair and restoration on 3 of our cabin decks.

Dock & Lift Install

AAA Sports Shop • N5765 Bear Path Ln, Spooner 54801 • (715) 635-3011 • www.tripleasportsshop.com

Recommended by: Justin Kolz

 

Adam Walter • (715) 699-0081

Recommended by: Jeff Wold  Comments/Work: He has a crew to install and remove docks and lifts and is very conscientious.

 

MBM Dock Service - Mitch Plucar • N251 Pershing Rd., Barronett 54813 • (715) 645-2073

Recommended by: Kevin Montgomery  Comments/Work: Installed our dock and lift.

handyman

Dan Manning (715) 520-7387 or Wayne Ulbrich (715) 520-0587.

Recommended by: Jeff Wold and Sally Ann Mogren  Comments/Work: Jeff: Both have done good work for us. Sally: We have used Dan quite a bit at our cabin and have really been happy with his work

HVAC

Lakeview Solutions - Tom Bayerle • lakeviewsolutions.com • (715) 651-1625 • 2662  1 1/2  St., Cumberland, WI 54829

Recommended by: Kevin Montgomery  Comments/Work: Tom installed a furnace and water heater at our place. He was very professional in communication and meticulous with the install.

Landscaping

Adam Walter • (715) 699-0081

Recommended by: Jeff Wold  Comments/Work: When we had a new well drilled, he brought in black dirt and re-graded the yard.

mosquito control

Brad Jepson • (715) 520-2548

Recommended by: Justin Kolz  Comments/Work: He’s been taking care of our place this year and the results are amazing. Haven’t needed bug spray all year long.

 

Bugmeister • (715) 554-7051

Recommended by: Ed Tredinnick  Comments/Work: sprayed yard, structure everything just once in June, work the rest of the season, and almost no lady bugs in cabin during winter

PAINT AND STAINING (EXTERIOR)

Top Painting – Todd Pfeifer • (715) 825-8200

Recommended by: Scott & Gretchen Ganske Comments/Work: Top Painting has done a very nice job staining the exterior of our cabin over the years.

pest control

Gustafson Pest Management - Contact Randy Gustafson • (715) 271-7318

Recommended by: Jeff Wold  Comments/Work: Randy saved us from a bat invasion last summer.  Great guy, worked hard for us and solved the problem. We also use him to spray for Asian beetles, ant hills, and spiders (less cobwebs on the screens)

roofing

Bill's R&R Roofing – Stone Lake • (715) 865-3304

Recommended by: Jeff Wold  Comments/Work: We had concerns about a leak this summer, Bill came out on a weekend, inspected and touched up a couple of spots for no charge. He said all he wanted was a chance to earn our business when we really do need work.

Septic service/pumping

Lynn’s Honeywagon - lynnshoneywagon.com • (715) 865-2253 • W5354 Big Kegama Rd., Sarona

Recommended by: Jeff Wold and Kevin Montgomery  Comments/Work: I was impressed that they had records of all septic services done to our cabin from previous owners. Good to have the history.

SEPTIC AND EXCAVATING

Schmitz Septic and Excavating • 715-468-2434

Recommended by: Jack Wolf  Comments/Work: Excellent job, cleanup and grading and on time!

Snow Plow

Adam Walter • (715) 699-0081

Recommended by: Jeff Wold  Comments/Work: His rate is very reasonable.

 

Carl Johnson - P.O.Box 324 Spooner WI 54801 • (715) 520-7591 • mrstracy56@hotmail.com (Carl’s wife, she handles billing)

Recommended by: Kevin Montgomery  Comments/Work: Reliable and reasonably priced

 

Clay Solberg • (715) 635-2854

Recommended by: Marilyn Adler  Comments/Work: Down on the south end of 2nd Street does driveways. He does a very good job.

TOP SOIL AND FILL

Blues Enterprises • Contact Justin at 715-520-7788

Recommended by: Jack Wolf  Comments/Work: Great topsoil, no rocks or pebbles. Easy to spread.

Tree Removal

Norm’s Tree Service - 9419 Wright Dr., Spooner, WI  54801 • (715) 635-2699 (Brett is the contact person )

Recommended by: Eric Bergstralh Comments/Work: We have used them 3 times. They provide free estimates and do a professional job.

Well drilling

Kramer Well Drilling - kramerwelldrilling.com • (715) 353-2431

Recommended by: Jeff Wold  Comments/Work: When our sand point well went out we had several quotes, Kramer did a great job, on time and under budget. They even have their own directional boring machine so they did not have to remove our rear deck or tear up our driveway to get the water to our cabin. They also do septic work but I have not had them do anything yet.