This is a list of service providers recommended by association members.
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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.
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
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
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
Hedlund Heating & Cooling, L.L.C. - John Hedlund • (715) 939-0484 • Spooner 54801
Recommended by: Jeff Wold and Cindi Meyer Comments/Work:
Namekagon HVAC - Tim Ferguson • (715) 520-7080 • N5640 Crystal Mountain Rd, Spooner 54801
Recommended by: Jeff Wold and Larry & Joan Wilhelmy Comments/Work: (From Jeff Wold) He installed our mini-split last summer. He was the lowest bid and we were very happy with his service.
Paul's Sheet Metal & Roofing Inc (also HVAC) • (715) 234-7707 • www.paulssheetmetalinc.com • 1017 Haugen Ave., Rice Lake, WI 54868
Recommended by: Gregory Schliesman Comments/Work: Used several times always a good job
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.
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, worked 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.
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)
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.
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!
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 • email@example.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.
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.
Neta Tree Works - W 7625 Walnut Dr., Spooner, WI 54801 • 715-416-0109 (Steve is the contact person)
Recommended by: Joe Adler and Larry Richardson
Grubby’s Tree Service - P.O. Box 135, Spooner, WI 54801 • (715) 520-3734 (Bryson is the contact person )
Recommended by: Kevin Montgomery. Bryson took our four dying trees. His crew did a good job with thorough clean up. Thought the price was reasonable.
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.