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Half vampire, half leech, half surveyor

  When hiring a surveyor, you need to be sure that the surveyor is submitting a proposal that includes all the work that you will … Read More


  Why Us? This was a question posed on some of our printed promotional material from the 70’s. Back when the boss was thinner, had … Read More

5 1/2 reasons to hire WB Wells

1.  Serving Portland area since 1924. 2.  Over 300,00 completed surveys in the Portland metro area. 3.  We have black belts in surveying. 4.  Our … Read More

Chuck Norris can't tell you where your property corners are

  Chuck Norris can light a fire by rubbing two ice-cubes together. Chuck Norris can hum with his mouth open Chuck Norris can stab a … Read More

Do not hire a surveyor who is only an expert measurer

  There are many surveyors out there that simply measure angles and distances. Determining boundary lines is much more complicated than that. If it were … 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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