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It is simple, if you run across someone that you think has done a good job for you, that person's name and information can be posted here for the benefit of others. This site takes no responsibility for the quality of work or liability therein.

If your name or company is listed here and you would like anything changed, or be removed, we will be happy to comply.

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Need or want a Web-camera?

If you have high speed internet service installed at your lake home or cottage, e-mail me with your ideas. We can talk about the options and pricing. It is very inexpensive and provides hours of enjoyment and added security. I'll advise and help install for free, you'll have to buy the camera. Most good cameras run between $200-$600.

aLf has a few very good/slightly used cameras for sale.

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Name: Packerland Broadband
Phone: 800.236.8434

Packerland Broadband has installed high speed data and digital/HD cable through the Lake Lucerne area. Their product eliminates the constant hassles associated with satellite broadcasts and the slow speeds of DSL. The quality of their service is evident in the streaming images from several webcams around the lake. Installation is simple and clean, their customer service is excellent. Whether your looking for television telephone or high-speed Internet, Packerland can't be beat.

Give them a call today, mention that you learned about them on this website.

Name: Cottage Care
Owner: Dan Packard
Phone: 715.889.1068

Dan's claim to fame is his installation and removal of docks, piers and boat hoists. According to Dan, he is willing to do just about any odd job that you may have. He is capable of yard work through minor fixes that come up at your home. His prices are very reasonable and above all I find him extremely reliable. Dan is involved locally in law enforcement and comes HIGHLY recomended.

Give him a call today, mention that you learned about him on this website.

Name: Oestreich Surveying & Mapping, LLC
Owner: Michael L. Oestreich
Phone: 715.362.5538

For all your survey needs. Find the property lines and setbacks.

Give him a call today, mention that you learned about him on this website.  


Name: Back to Black
Owner: Rob Kevilus
Phone: 715.889.1534

Rob's company provides maintenance for your blacktop driveway. He fills cracks with heated rubber, will disinfect and sealcoat your driveway road or walk. Mother Nature rules up here, but Rob can protect your investment. Work is completed from mid-May through September 1. No job is too big or too small.

Give Rob a call today, mention that you learned about him on this website..  

Name: The Handy Sweep, LLC
Phone: 715.479.7463

Do you need your chimney cleaned, probably so. Experts suggest it be done yearly. I've used three chimney sweeps and hands down these guys are the best. Our home is new and The Handy Sweep still spent nearly two hours doing the job right, with NO MESS . The price is very reasonable.

Give them a call today, mention that you learned about them on this website.

Absolute Wildlife Control LLC

"There is no animal we can't handle"

(715) 252-1714

On Call 24 Hour Service

Name: Absolute Wildlife Control, LLC
Owner: Aaron Geistfeld
Phone: 715-252-1714


Aaron and his fiancé, Erin, have an unbelievable expertise in bird, bat, beaver, and mole removal.  Absolute Wildlife Control representatives are diversified in every aspect of wildlife and pest control helping to provide an overall service to thier clients. They are strong on ethics and believe in assisting with every need. Being sensitive to their customers they always arrive in "un-marked vehicles. They are both hands on and bring tons of knowledge to the northwoods pest issues. They will serve you well. Their work carries a 100% guarantee and they will come back as often as is necessary to get the job done. Be sure to ask him about the twice yearly spray for ants, spiders and Asian Beetles.

Give them a call today, mention that you learned about them on this website.


Name: Brownell ConstructionCompany
Owner: Russ Brownell
Phone: 715.478.2576

Russ Brownell and his company have done small jobs for me as well as the complete building of a woodshed and a very large garage. His pricing has been very affordable and above all his work ethic and reliability is one that I have recomended to others. The jobs have always been done on time with no surprises. Russ' company is top notch in my book.

Give him a call today, mention that you learned about him on this website.


Name: Fannin Plumbing
Owner: Allan Fannin
Phone: 715.649.3518

Alan and his crew do all kinds of plumbing.  New Septic systems or a new water heater.  Fix a faucet, no problem.  No job too big or small.  Established or new construction.

Give him a call today, mention that you learned about him on this website.