Are You Ready for the Snow? North Winds Construction is!

North Winds 3Fall is a beautiful time of year here in Phelps, but the changing colors mean that the snowy season is fast approaching. As much as we all enjoy snowmobiling and all the fun winter sports, you may be dreading the idea of slippery walkways, icy vehicles, and inconvenient snowed-in driveways. Lucky for us, we have a local business right here in Phelps, ready to tackle the snow!

Phelps Snow Removal Services

North Winds Construction of Phelps is ready to tackle the winter woes! This family-owned construction company offers an array of services, including commercial and residential snow plowing and sanding. North Winds can help with all your snow removal needs, including pushing back banks, hauling snow away, widening your driveway, and sanding. Whether you’re a homeowner or a business, North Winds has the equipment necessary to keep your property accessible this winter.

Family-Owned Business in Phelps, Wisconsin

This family ran business is operated by Dan Volkmann, with help from his son Frank, who has been working with him for 15 years. Frank is naturally mechanically inclined, which is necessary to operate the various machinery that North Winds uses, and keep each running smoothly. Dan says that their new team member, Steve, is a great asset, as well. Steve is a recent transplant to the Phelps area, and loves Northwoods living. And we don’t blame him – Phelps is a great place to live and work!

North Winds is a Year-Round Construction Company

North Winds Construction, PhelpsNorth Winds Construction should be your first call for excavation and demolition needs. Owner Dan Volkmann explains that they clears lots, dig basements and build driveways in preparation for new home construction. “People can call us for a consultation, and we’re happy to help figure out where a road should be and how best to build it”, Dan says.

North Winds can bring in the materials needed for your construction project, such as rock, gravel, topsoil and sand. And with decades of experience in excavating and driveway construction, you can rely on North Winds to freshen up and fix problems with your existing driveway. Dan explains that water control is a typical driveway problem that they are called to help with – without water control, your driveway can be icy and hard to maneuver throughout the winter.

Dan brings a life time of experience to North Winds Construction. He began building roads in the Army, and began his excavating business here in Phelps over 15 years ago. He loves meeting people through his work, and being able to help them with their various problems. And when you are looking for someone to build your driveway or excavate your property, you want someone with experience who will give you an honest estimate and effective solution.

Transporting our Youth Every Day!

Phelps School busIn addition to construction services, North Winds is responsible for getting our children to and from school each day. Dan is justly proud of their buses, which are freshly painted each year and immaculately cared for throughout the school year. “It’s nice to know that a local professional is in charge of getting our kids to school safely, not some unknown stranger”, says a local mother.

To learn more about North Winds Construction’s offerings or get an estimate, visit North Winds Construction online or give them a call at 715-545-2356.

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North Winds Construction is just one of the many wonderful, diverse businesses we are so lucky to have here in the Phelps area. Follow the Phelps Chamber Blog for in-depth information about more of these great local businesses, and don’t forget to visit our Business Member Directory for a full listing of Chamber members. Have a question about local services? Give us a call at 715-545-3800 or find us on Facebook!

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