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Removal of fence built on another's land

  ORS 96.060 Removal of fence built on another’s land. (1) When any person has built or builds, by mistake and in good faith, a … Read More

Snipping off your pinky

  I was pruning one of my bonsai trees after a hard day of surveying. Snip, snip, snip. Deciding which branch to save, which branch … Read More

New perspective

  “Have you been working out?” my boss (Randy) asked? “No” I replied, my chest expanding and posture improving, “Why?” “Because” he explained, “you have … Read More

Mending Wall

  By Robert Burns Something there is that doesn’t love a wall, That sends the frozen-ground-swell under it, And spills the upper boulders in the … Read More

New to Fence building?

  It is nothing to be ashamed of, but there are a few things to think about prior to taking the plunge. As in real estate, … Read More

Famous poet writes poem about surveying

  Well, sort of. Good fences make good neighbors. Robert Burns wrote those words many a year ago in hes poem titled MENDING WALL. Scotland’s … Read More

Who Is W.B. Wells?

In 1924, after graduating from Stanford University, Willard B. Wells founded W.B. Wells & Assoc. Inc in Portland, Oregon. Willard’s philosophy was to provide a quality product for a reasonable fee. We still follow Willard’s philosophy today.
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